Hawai'i State News Statewide Wildfire & Drought Lookout! campaign launches on Big Island with dry…
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Update 2: Kīlauea eruption still confined to Halemaʻumaʻu crater; fountain heights now 13-30 feetHalemaʻumaʻu Crater at the summit of Kilauea volcano is erupting, producing a burst of volcanic emissions starting at 4:44 a.m. Wednesday morning, according to the USGS Hawaiian Volcano Observatory. June 07, 2023 · 06:30am
Kīlauea’s spectacular eruption already drawing large crowds to Hawaiʻi Volcanoes National ParkWith Halemaʻumaʻu crater quickly filling with lava Wednesday morning, an official at Hawaiʻi Volcanoes National Park said there is no bad place to watch Kīlauea's latest eruption.
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Hawaiʻi County conducts houseless sweep at Kona Aquatics Center; 13 people receive help
Hawaiʻi County said future enforcement efforts are planned to address issues at parks around the island as part of an ongoing initiative to ensure the safety, cleanliness and functionality of public spaces.
Statewide Wildfire & Drought Lookout! campaign launches on Big Island with dry summer forecast
As part of the annual statewide Wildfire & Drought Lookout! campaign, forecasters warned that the Hawaiian Islands will begin experiencing drought conditions late this summer, which could extend through next winter.
Hawaiian Volcano Observatory: Kīlauea eruption currently poses no threat to residents and property
For the past two and half weeks, scientists have been monitoring earthquakes that were rumbling beneath the crater and along the southwest rift zone, which is located within Hawaiʻi Volcanoes National Park, and along the Nāmakaniopaio fault line, also within the park between Mauna Loa and Kīlauea.
Aloha Theatre presents “Disney’s Descendants: The Musical”
Based on the Disney channel original movies of the same name, the musical is a fun take on classic Disney characters you know and love – or love to hate.
Kīlauea’s spectacular eruption already drawing large crowds to Hawaiʻi Volcanoes National Park
With Halemaʻumaʻu crater quickly filling with lava Wednesday morning, an official at Hawaiʻi Volcanoes National Park said there is no bad place to watch Kīlauea’s latest eruption.
Hawai‘i Island police seek suspect in Kona theft investigation
Police investigators recently received surveillance footage of the theft and are hoping that members of the public recognize the suspect.
Update: Puʻueo Street Bridge in Hilo will be closed overnight due to large tree fall
The Puʻueo Street Bridge between Wailuku and Ohai streets in Hilo will now be closed overnight Wednesday through Thursday morning due to a large tree falling across the road.
Big Island storage facility to pay $130,000 penalty to EPA for illegal cesspool
For operating an illegal large capacity cesspool, the owners of Extra Space Storage Facility in Kailua-Kona agreed to pay a $130,000 penalty in a settlement announced Wednesday with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.
Update 2: Kīlauea eruption still confined to Halemaʻumaʻu crater; fountain heights now 13-30 feet
Halemaʻumaʻu Crater at the summit of Kilauea volcano is erupting, producing a burst of volcanic emissions starting at 4:44 a.m. Wednesday morning, according to the USGS Hawaiian Volcano Observatory.
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Hawaiian monk seal Malama dies of blunt force trauma on O’ahu; previously treated at Big Island facility
Maui Crime Stoppers issues notice after a puppy was injured in a pellet gun incident
Maui Humane Society is asking anyone with information regarding who shot a puppy in Kula with a pellet gun to report it. Information can be shared directly to the organization or callers can remain anonymous by reaching out to Maui Crime Stoppers.
Kolohe Kai with special guests Matisyahu and Cydeways, Sept. 30
Kolohe Kai, one of Hawaiʻi's most streamed reggae artist of the past decade, will perform live in concert with special guests Matisyahu and Cydeways on Saturday, Sept. 30, 2023 at 6 p.m. The show will be outdoors in the Yokouchi Pavilion and A&B Amphitheater at the Maui Arts & Cultural Center in Kahului. Gates open at 5 p.m.
Know Your Own Speaker Series: Conservation of the Hawaiian Monk Seal
The Maui Nui Marine Resource Council presents: Conservation of the Hawaiian Monk Seal: How Efforts are Saving a Species, June 7, at 5:30 p.m. The virtual event is part of the organization's Know Your Ocean Speaker Series.
Community meetings on Alelele rockfall project in East Maui draw 100+ residents
More than 100 people attended community meetings held over the weekend in Kīpahulu, Hāna and Kaupō, to hear updates on the Alelele Point rockfall project. “It’s important to go directly to impacted communities who are experiencing hardship, provide an update and make ourselves available to help with questions and address concerns,” said Mayor Richard Bissen […]
Water service outage until 3:30 p.m. at Kamaʻole Beach Park III and Kīhei Boat Ramp
A water service outage has been reported at Kamaʻole Beach Park III and the Kīhei Boat Ramp. The Maui Department of Water Supply reports the outage will continue until 3:30 p.m. on June 7, due to a resurfacing project.
This year’s Made in Hawai‘i Festival to be biggest ever; tickets on sale Aug. 4
New this year is the Made in Hawai‘i Festival Beer Garden, available to guests ages 21 and older.
Schatz, Pocan reintroduce legislation to end student loan debt crisis
The Debt-Free College Act provides states incentives through matching grants to increase investments in public higher education.
Iron Chef Masharu Morimoto partners with Hawaiian brand to release tea, coffee, pancake mixes
Masharu Morimoto's Hawaiian Paradise Coffee and tea packets retail can be found online nationwide at HawaiianParadiseCoffee.com, Amazon and additionally will be sold at all Morimoto and Momosan locations.
Governor Green signs anti-vaping legislation
Act 62 establishes the offense of unlawful shipment of tobacco products. This includes electronic smoking devices and e-liquids under the definition of “tobacco products” for purposes of the cigarette tax and tobacco tax law.