Goodfellow Bros. Awarded Pōhakuloa Quarry Contract

The U.S. Army has awarded Goodfellow Bros. Inc. a $34.9 million contract for the production of blue rock basalt in Pōhakuloa Quarry.
April 18, 2018 · 0 Comments

Heavy Rainfall, Thunderstorms to Begin on Big Island

The National Weather Service forecasts heavy rainfall and thunderstorms for Hawai‘i Island starting tonight through Saturday.
April 18, 2018 · 9 Comments

Tanker Truck Fire Closes Hwy 19 in Laupahoehoe

The Hawai‘i Police Department reports Highway 19 near mile marker 25 in Laupahoehoe is closed in both directions due to a truck fire from an accident.
April 18, 2018 · 3 Comments

Industrial Hemp Trial Program to Begin

The State of Hawai‘i’s Industrial Hemp Pilot Program will begin accepting applications for licenses to grow the crop beginning Wednesday, April 18, 2018.
April 18, 2018 · 0 Comments

Community Groups Condemn Latest Spill of Cow Manure

Residents of ʻOʻōkala are outraged over the latest public report admitting spillage of approximately 300 gallons of cow manure from Big Island Dairy.
April 18, 2018 · 0 Comments

Marine Mammal Center Advises Public on Knife-Wielding Monk Seal

If members of the public see Manuʻiwa in the wild, they are encouraged to call The Marine Mammal Center’s hotline (808) 987-0765 to report the sighting.
April 18, 2018 · 0 Comments

Gov. Ige Orders Tax Relief for Kaua‘i Residents Affected by Flooding

Gov. David Ige has directed the state Department of Taxation to provide relief for Kaua‘i residents affected by the devastating floods and landslides.
April 18, 2018 · 0 Comments

Flash Flood Watch Issued for State of Hawai‘i

he National Weather Service has issued a Flash Flood Watch for the entire state of Hawai‘i from Thursday morning, April 19, through Friday afternoon, April 20.
April 18, 2018 · 0 Comments

PHOTOS, VIDEO: Hawai‘i DOT Assesses Kaua‘i Flood Damage

HDOT crews from Kaua‘i, O‘ahu and Maui have accessed the areas via helicopter, boat and by hiking in and are assisting with the repairs and recovery.
April 18, 2018 · 0 Comments

VIDEO: Monk Seal with Knife in Mouth

The DLNR reports that had it been something other than a sharp fishing knife perhaps the video below would have been endearing.
April 17, 2018 · 4 Comments