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Wednesday, January 24, 2018

ʻŌhiʻa Seed Conservation Workshop to be Held in Waimea

The free public workshop will be held on Feb. 12, from 1 to 4 p.m. in Waimea.
Tuesday, October 03, 2017

Hawai‘i DWS: Hualālai & Palani Deepwells Operational

Both the Hawai‘i County Department of Water Supply’s Hualālai Deepwell and Palani Deepwell have been repaired and are now operational.
Tuesday, July 04, 2017

DWS Continues Well Repairs Through July 4 Holiday

Crews will continue to work double shifts and throughout the Fourth of July holiday to complete repairs.
Saturday, May 06, 2017

Lava Hose, Volcano Views Aboard Blue Hawaiian Helicopters

Mahalo to Blue Hawaiian Helicopters and our pilot, Toshi Mochizuki, for this amazing tour of the Volcano on the Big Island! Click on this LINK to see…
Monday, March 20, 2017

Temporary Water Shut-Off in Kohala

There will be a temporary water shut-off in Kohala beginning on Tuesday, March 21, at 10 p.m.
Thursday, February 16, 2017

Hilo High Grad on Top Chef Finale, Vote for Fan Favorite!

“The first time around was a big lesson for me. Coming up short in the finale when I tried to change myself. It was a huge learning lesson. Made me realize be yourself, be proud about it. We have a lot to be proud about here in Hawaii.”
Saturday, February 11, 2017

Study: Hawaii Ranks No. 1 for #Shots

Hawaiʻi ranks among the top states in the nation for alcohol consumption, according to a new Instagram study that analyzed over 100,000 Instagram posts nationwide mentioning the hashtag “#party.” A team of researchers at, an addiction treatment website, conducted the review which revealed the Aloha State ranks No. 1 nationwide for #party posts containing the hashtag […]
Saturday, September 03, 2016

Thunderstorms Possible, Band of Showers Affecting Big Island

The influence from Hurricane Lester will continue to gradually take hold of the main Hawaiian Islands as the day progresses, and into tonight’s time frame…
Friday, September 02, 2016

Weekend Weather Forecast, Hurricane Watch Dropped

Click here for ongoing updates Click here for Friday, Sept. 2, 5 p.m. video update with Malika Dudley Click here for business and school reopenings Click here for emergency shelter information Click here for power, road and flooding status reports Click here for hurricane safety tips Click here for airline information Click here for hurricane photos […]
Thursday, September 01, 2016

Hurricane Lester Weather Impacts

Here is a summary of the expected weather conditions for the Big Island as Madeline departs and Lester approaches. Meteorologist Malika Dudley will be doing LIVE…
Monday, June 27, 2016

Water Shutoff Scheduled for Waimea-Kohala Areas

Water will be temporarily turned of from 9 p.m. on Wednesday, June 29, to 2 a.m. on Thursday, June 30, in select areas of the Waimea and Kohala areas.
Thursday, May 26, 2016

Missing Hilo Teen Sought by Police

Summer Steenolsen is described as Caucasian, 5-foot-7 and 135 pounds. She has green eyes and blond shoulder-length hair.
Thursday, May 26, 2016

Senate Passes Resolution to Honor Asian Pacific American Heritage Month

The resolution to recognize May as Asian Pacific American Heritage Month celebrates the contributions of the Asian American and Pacific Islander community to American history.
Thursday, May 26, 2016

New Puʻu ʻŌʻō Breakouts Remain Active

The two new lava flows that broke out from Puʻu ʻŌʻō on May 24 remain active.
Thursday, May 26, 2016

Police Search for Missing Teen

The Hawai’i Police Department is on the search for a missing Hilo teenager.
Thursday, May 26, 2016

Honoka’a Western Week Road Closures

Parking for Friday’s Western Week events is available at the Honoka’a Park and Sports Complex.
Thursday, May 26, 2016

Voter Registration Drive Begins in June

The mobile voter registration sites aim to increase voter awareness and provide convenient curbside voter registration locations for the public.
Wednesday, May 25, 2016

Ironman 70.3 Event to Cause Traffic Closure

The one-way pattern will take place on Saturday, June 4 from 4:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m.
Wednesday, May 25, 2016

‘Largest Sponge in the World?’

The sponge was close to 12 feet long and 7 feet wide, comparable in size to a minivan.
Wednesday, May 25, 2016

HSPLS Libraries to Observe Memorial Day Weekend

Kealakekua Public Library will open on Thursday, May 26, prior to the long weekend closure.
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