VIDEO: DLNR Conducts Aerial Assessment of Kaua‘i Flood Damage

A DLNR aerial assessment showed that Kaua‘i’s lands were left less impacted by last weekend’s flooding, while others were more devastated than originally thought.
April 19, 2018 · 0 Comments

Fatality Reported in Fuel Tractor-Trailer Crash

The Hawai‘i Fire Department reports that one person died and another person was trapped and injured.
April 18, 2018 · 0 Comments

Senators Introduce Legislation to Fight Illegal Robocalls

U.S. Sen. Brian Schatz, lead Democrat on the Subcommittee on Communications, Technology, Innovation, and the Internet, introduced the Robocall Enforcement Enhancement Act of 2018.
April 18, 2018 · 3 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 · 10 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

Reps. Gabbard & Hanabusa Address Destruction on Kaua‘i

Reps. Tulsi Gabbard and Colleen Hanabusa spoke on the House floor recognizing the victims of the severe flooding on Kaua‘i and in East Honolulu.
April 18, 2018 · 0 Comments

Conservationists Begin Study to Analyze Vocalizations of ‘Alalā

The Hawai‘i Department of Land and Resources reports that the eleven young ‘Alalā living in the Pu‘u Maka‘ala Natural Area Reserve on the Island of Hawai‘i continue to thrive.
April 18, 2018 · 0 Comments

Lawmakers Begin Negotiations on State Budget

The Hawai‘i House and Senate conferees began negotiations on Tuesday, April 17, 2018, on a final version of HB1900 HD1 SD1, the state budget bill.
April 18, 2018 · 0 Comments