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 2021-10-16 03:44 

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Hawai'i Reaches Vaccine Milestone Friday...

The State of Hawai'i has reached a vaccine milestone....

 2021-10-16 00:54 

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Coast Guard Suspends Search For Missing Swimmer...

The weather on scene at the time of the search was winds of 25 mph, with 32 mph gusts, and seas up to 10 feet....

 2021-10-15 23:40 

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Governor Orders Flags to Half-Staff to Honor Fallen Law Enforcement Officers...

This action marks the National Peace Officers' Memorial Service being held in Washington, DC to honor law enforcement officers who have died in the line of duty and their families....

 2021-10-15 22:54 

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Military Convoy to Run Daily on Big Island Over 6 Days...

Military units based on Oahu continue to conduct training activities at Phakuloa Training Area (PTA), which will result in military convoys on Big Island roadways over the next several days....

 2021-10-15 21:20 

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HPD Searching For 25 Individuals Wanted on Big Island...

Persons who know a warrant is out for their arrest are advised to report to the nearest police station to avoid having an officer go to their home or workplace to arrest them....

 2021-10-15 19:31 

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5 Fugitives Arrested After Warrant Sweep in Puna...

A multi-agency warrant sweep consisting of officers from the Hawai'i Police Department, Sheriff's Department and Department of Land and Natural Resources (DLNR) yielded five arrests in Puna....

 2021-10-15 18:53 

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2 Injured After Minor Ignition of Propane Tank...

Two people were injured after a propane tank ignited in the garage of a Hilo home Thursday, Oct. 14....

 2021-10-15 17:30 

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Volcano Watch: Large Earthquake reminds us to 'Drop, Cover, and Hold On'...

The large earthquake, caused by bending of the oceanic plate, serves as a stark reminder that the State of Hawaii is no stranger to potentially damaging earthquakes....

 2021-10-15 17:15 

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Hawaii County Weather Forecast for October 15, 2021...

Hilo Today: Mostly cloudy. Showers likely in the morning, then scattered showers in the afternoon. Highs 76 to 82 near the shore to 61 to 68 at 4000 feet. North winds up to 15 mph shifting to the northeast in the afternoon. Chance of rain 70 percent. Toni...

 2021-10-15 16:30 

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North Kawaihae Small Boat Harbor Renovations Set to Start Next Week...

Renovations at the North Kawaihae Small Boat Harbor (SBH) will begin on Oct. 18....

 2021-10-15 16:00 

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Hawaii County Surf Forecast for October 15, 2021...

Forecast for Big Island Leeward Shores Today Saturday Surf Surf AM PM AM PM West Facing 1-3 1-3 1-3 1-3 South Facing 1-3 1-3 1-3 1-3 TODAY Weather Sunny until 12 PM, then partly sunny. Scattered showers. High Temperature In the mid 80s. Winds Southeast wi...

 2021-10-15 03:23 

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Habitat for Humanity Receives HUD Funding to Support Big Island Veterans...

The money is intended to rehabilitate and modify the primary residence of low-income, disabled veterans....

 2021-10-15 02:59 

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HPD Identifies Electrocution Victim...

Hawai'i Island police have identified a woman who died by electrocution earlier this week....

 2021-10-15 01:26 

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High School Fall Sports Season Kicks Off Saturday, Talks on Live Crowds Ongoing...

Officials hope to have live crowds back for student-athletes as they return to the field after nearly two years of no high school sports due to the COVID-19 pandemic....

 2021-10-15 00:18 

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Police Locate Teenaged Runaway...

Community tips often play a crucial role in locating missing persons and runaways on the Big Island....

 2021-10-14 23:33 

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Hawaii Sells Upwards of $1.9 Billion in GO Bonds...

Money from the sale will be used to fund new and existing projects....

 2021-10-14 22:55 

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Police Seek Help Finding Kona Man Last Seen in November 2020...

Authorities are seeking the public's help in locating a Kona man who was reported missing by his family on Sunday, Oct. 10, 2021....

 2021-10-14 19:19 

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Newly Reported COVID Cases Continues to Trend Downward Statewide...

The Hawaii Department of Health reported 164 new COVID-19 cases Thursday, bringing the statewide total to 81,954....

 2021-10-14 18:19 

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HPD Officer Honored for Diffusing Situation Involving Weapons...

A Hawaii police officer was honored for his ability to successfully diffuse a "tense situation" involving weapons on Old Saddle Road over the summer....

 2021-10-14 17:15 

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Hawaii County Weather Forecast for October 14, 2021...

Hilo Today: Mostly cloudy. Showers likely in the morning, then scattered showers in the afternoon. Highs 78 to 84 near the shore to around 69 at 4000 feet. Northeast winds up to 15 mph increasing to 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon. Chance of rain 70 percent...

 2021-10-14 16:52 

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Honoka'a Man Pleads No Contest to Several Domestic Abuse-Related Offenses...

A Honoka'a pleaded no contest for a series of domestic abuse incidents that occurred between Feb. 1 and April 23, 2021....

 2021-10-14 16:00 

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Hawaii County Surf Forecast for October 14, 2021...

Forecast for Big Island Leeward Shores Today Friday Surf Surf AM PM AM PM West Facing 2-4 2-4 1-3 1-3 South Facing 2-4 2-4 1-3 1-3 TODAY Weather Sunny until 12 PM, then partly sunny. Scattered showers. High Temperature In the mid 80s. Winds West winds 5 t...

 2021-10-14 01:17 

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Big Island Public Official Plead Guilty to Embezzlement...

A former Big Island political figure has pleaded guilty in federal court to the crime of embezzlement....

 2021-10-13 22:34 

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Pink Out Hilo Offers Halloween Fun, Raises Breast Cancer Awareness...

The American Cancer Society is hosting a Halloween scavenger hunt to raise breast cancer awareness....

 2021-10-13 22:00 

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Klauea Eruption Ongoing, No Major Changes, HVO Reports...

No significant changes have been reported as the Klauea volcano continues to erupt....

 2021-10-13 19:22 

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29 New COVID Cases Reported on Big Island...

The Hawaii Department of Health reported 127 new COVID-19 cases Wednesday, bringing the statewide total to 81,790....

 2021-10-13 17:33 

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Arching Power Line Ignites Car Fire, Leaves 1 Person Dead...

A car fire started by an electrical arching power line left one person dead in Phoa Tuesday, Oct. 12....

 2021-10-13 17:16 

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Hawaii County Weather Forecast for October 13, 2021...

Hilo Today: Mostly cloudy with showers likely. Highs 78 to 83 near the shore to 64 to 70 at 4000 feet. Northeast winds up to 15 mph. Chance of rain 70 percent. Tonight: Cloudy. Showers likely in the evening, then showers after midnight. Lows 63 to 71 near...

 2021-10-13 16:30 

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HPD Arrests 18 For DUI Over Previous Week...

DUI roadblocks and patrols will continue island-wide....

 2021-10-13 16:00 

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Hawaii County Surf Forecast for October 13, 2021...

Forecast for Big Island Leeward Shores Today Thursday Surf Surf AM PM AM PM West Facing 2-4 2-4 2-4 2-4 South Facing 3-5 3-5 2-4 2-4 TODAY Weather Sunny until 12 PM, then mostly cloudy. Scattered showers. High Temperature In the mid 80s. Winds West winds ...

 2021-10-13 03:04 

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Police Recover 600 Pounds in Stolen Bananas...

Authorities called to the Wainaku area last week led to the discovery of over 600 pounds of reportedly stolen bananas....

 2021-10-13 03:01 

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Waikoloa Community Group Takes on Restoration of Local Park...

A community group is taking action to revitalize a Waikoloa Village park....

 2021-10-13 01:53 

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County to Extend Hours at Driver's Licensing Offices in Kona, Hilo...

Hawaii County will be extending the hours of operation at the Hilo and Kona Driver's Licensing offices to help process expired or expiring credentials....

 2021-10-13 00:55 

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Staffing Shortage Forces Honokohau Small Boat Harbor Office to Adjust Services...

Staffing shortages at the Honokohau Small Boat Harbor office are forcing DLNR's Division of Boating and Ocean Recreation to temporarily shift the types of transactions being handled....

 2021-10-12 22:13 

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Klauea Spews Over 4 Billion Gallons of Lava Since Start of September Eruption...

Klauea volcano continues to erupt from a single vent in the western wall of Halemaumau crater as of Tuesday, Oct. 12, 2021....

 2021-10-12 22:00 

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HPD Locates 2 Reported Runaways Tuesday...

Information provided by the community often plays a significant role in helping authorities locate missing persons and runaways on the Big Island....

 2021-10-12 20:08 

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DOH Reports Lowest Big Island, State COVID Totals in Weeks on Monday...

The state's seven-day average is now 162 new cases daily, with a test positivity rate of 2.7%....

 2021-10-12 19:57 

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Feedback Sought on Soil Remediation Plan for Kolekole Beach Park...

Public feedback is sought regarding the Department of Health's proposed remediation plan to address the lead found in soil near Kolekole Stream Bridge and within Kolekole Beach Park in Honomu....

 2021-10-12 18:51 

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Brown Water Advisory Issued for Keaukaha...

A Brown Water Advisory has been issued at Keaukaha area to the Hmkua Coast....

 2021-10-12 17:16 

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Hawaii County Weather Forecast for October 12, 2021...

Hilo Today: Showers and slight chance of thunderstorms until late afternoon, then showers likely and slight chance of thunderstorms late in the afternoon. Locally heavy rainfall possible until late afternoon. Highs 76 to 81 near the shore to around 68 at ...

 2021-10-12 16:30 

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Police Community Outreach Virtual Event Set For October...

This virtual event is an opportunity for community members to engage in conversation with their district police officers....

 2021-10-12 16:00 

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Hawaii County Surf Forecast for October 12, 2021...

Forecast for Big Island Leeward Shores Today Wednesday Surf Surf AM PM AM PM West Facing 2-4 2-4 2-4 2-4 South Facing 4-6 4-6 4-6 4-6 TODAY Weather Partly sunny. Scattered showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms. High Temperature In the lower 80s. Wi...

 2021-10-12 15:57 

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Flash Flood Warning Issued for East Hawaii...

A flash flood warning has been issued across the Hmkua coast, including the Hilo and Puna Districts, the National Weather Service in Honolulu reported early Tuesday morning....

 2021-10-12 09:35 

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Flood Advisory Issued For Several Sections of Big Island...

The National Weather Service in Honolulu issued a flood advisory for several portions of Hawaii County late Monday night....

 2021-10-12 04:02 

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County Submits Final Designs for Hwy 137, Lower Pohoiki Rd Restoration/Realignment...

Both projects are funded with the help of a FEMA Public Assistance grant due to the 2018 Klauea eruption....

 2021-10-12 01:43 

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Direct Deposit Email Scam Surfaces in Hawaii...

Police advise anyone who receives email requests dealing with financial information to first verify the request is legitimate....

 2021-10-11 21:25 

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HPD Searching For Teenaged Runaway...

Big Island authorities are looking for a teenaged runaway....

 2021-10-11 20:59 

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Game Bird Hunting Season Opens in November...

A valid hunting license and a game bird stamp are required for all game bird hunting on public and private lands....

 2021-10-11 20:39 

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Ka' Man Arrested for Spree of Property Crimes...

Hawai'i Island police have charged a 28-year-old Ka' man in connection with several property crimes over the weekend....

 2021-10-11 19:24 

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DOH Reports 113 New COVID Cases Monday...

The state's seven-day average is now 167 new cases daily, with a test positivity rate of 2.8%....

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