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 2021-02-28 04:06 

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Father, Son Recovered from COVID-19 Donate Plasma to Help in Fight Against Virus...

A father and son recovered from COVID-19 have stepped up to fight the virus by donating convalescent plasma that will be used to help treat current patients suffering from the disease....

 2021-02-28 02:42 

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Various Repair Plans Presented for Pohoiki Boat Ramp...

Various repair plans for the Pohoiki Boat Ramp were presented to the State Board of Land and Natural Resources on Friday, Feb. 26....

 2021-02-28 00:57 

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Johnson & Johnson Single-Shot COVID-19 Vaccine Approved for Use...

Johnson & Johnson's single-shot COVID-19 vaccine was cleared for use by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on Saturday, Feb. 27, 2021....

 2021-02-27 23:58 

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UPDATE: Flood Advisory Extended Again...

The NWS flood advisory has once again been extended....

 2021-02-27 22:44 

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Higher COVID Case Count Today Partially Due to Historic Cases...

The Hawai'i Department of Health reported 106 new cases of coronavirus Saturday, raising the statewide total to 27,503....

 2021-02-27 20:15 

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Flood Advisory Extended Into This Afternoon...

The National Weather Service in Honolulu has extended the Flood Advisory for Hawai'i County until 1:15 p.m....

 2021-02-27 18:29 

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Downed Utility Pole in Honaunau Shuts Down Portion of Highway 11 for Hours...

A downed utility pole in Honauanau that shut down a portion of Highway 11 for several hours has reopened one lane....

 2021-02-27 18:02 

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Flood Advisory Issued for Hilo, Puna Districts...

The National Weather Service in Honolulu has issued a Flood Advisory in Hawai'i County until 10:15 a.m....

 2021-02-27 17:54 

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Community COVID-19 Testing Sites: Feb. 27, 2021...

COVID-19 screening and testing are scheduled in three districts today, Feb. 27....

 2021-02-27 17:30 

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Monthly Test Scheduled for Statewide Outdoor Warning Siren System...

The all-hazard Outdoor Siren Warning System for Public Safety is one part of Hawai'i's Statewide Alert and Warning System used to notify the public during emergencies....

 2021-02-27 17:16 

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Hawaii County Weather Forecast for February 27, 2021...

Hilo Today: Occasional showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. High near 76. Calm wind becoming east southeast around 6 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarte...

 2021-02-27 16:00 

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Hawaii County Surf Forecast for February 27, 2021...

Forecast for South Big Island and Big Island North and East HIGH SURF ADVISORY FOR EAST FACING SHORES Shores Today Sunday Surf Surf AM PM AM PM North Facing 3-5 4-6 4-6 4-6 East Facing 8-12 8-12 8-12 8-12 South Facing 3-5 3-5 3-5 3-5 TODAY Weather Cloudy....

 2021-02-27 16:00 

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Big Island Road Closures, Feb. 27 to March 5...

All projects are weather permitting....

 2021-02-27 04:15 

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HPD Seeks Teenaged Runaway...

Police ask anyone with information on Soares' whereabouts to call the police department's non-emergency line at (808) 935-3311....

 2021-02-27 03:28 

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Hilo Man Charged After Allegedly Striking, Stabbing Girlfriend...

The charges against Camacho, 35, stem from an incident that took place Thursday afternoon in Hilo....

 2021-02-27 01:19 

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State Issues Record Fines Against Aquarium Fishing Couple...

Husband and wife, Stephen Howard and Yukako Toriyama, were ordered to pay fines for fishing and boating violations, which happened last Sept. 15....

 2021-02-26 23:38 

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Flood Advisory Issued for Areas in W. Hawai'i...

The National Weather Service in Honolulu has issued a Flood Advisory for Hawai'i County until 4:15 p.m....

 2021-02-26 20:06 

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New COVID Variant Discovered in Hawai'i...

The Hawai'i Department of Health's State Laboratories Division (SLD) confirms the presence of a new COVID variant in Hawai'i....

 2021-02-26 19:30 

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HPD Outstanding Warrants: Feb. 26, 2021...

HPD releases its weekly list of outstanding warrants....

 2021-02-26 18:43 

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Flash Flood Watch in Effect Starting This Evening...

The National Weather Service in Honolulu has issued a Flash Flood Watch for Maui and the Big Island from 6 p.m. this evening through Sunday afternoon....

 2021-02-26 17:30 

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Winter Weather Advisory Issued for Big Island Summits...

A winter weather advisory is issued for Big Island summits til March 1....

 2021-02-26 17:16 

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Hawaii County Weather Forecast for February 26, 2021...

Hilo Today: Showers likely, mainly after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Light and variable wind. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible. Tonight: Frequent showers, with thunderst...

 2021-02-26 16:00 

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Hawaii County Surf Forecast for February 26, 2021...

Forecast for South Big Island and Big Island North and East HIGH SURF ADVISORY FOR EAST FACING SHORES Shores Today Saturday Surf Surf AM PM AM PM North Facing 2-4 1-3 1-3 2-4 East Facing 9-12 9-12 8-12 7-10 South Facing 3-5 3-5 3-5 3-5 TODAY Weather Mostl...

 2021-02-26 16:00 

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Volcano Watch: When Will Mauna Loa Erupt Next?...

Mauna Loa is not currently erupting. But there have been signs of elevated unrest above known background activity since July 2019....

 2021-02-26 02:10 

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Wind Advisory Extended for Parts of the Big Island...

A wind advisory is now in effect to Friday, Feb. 26, until 6 p.m....

 2021-02-26 00:58 

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Visitor Arrivals Down 80% in January From 2020...

Hawai'i's visitor industry continues to be impacted significantly by the global COVID-19 pandemic....

 2021-02-26 00:53 

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HIDOE Releases Guidelines to Allow In-Person School Commencements...

The Hawai'i State Department of Education (HIDOE) released guidelines Thursday to allow for limited, in-person school commencement and transition ceremonies that ensure the health and safety of students, staff and families....

 2021-02-25 23:23 

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Puna Woman Found in Good Health...

Puna woman reported missing has been found....

 2021-02-25 22:45 

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DOH Reports 45 New COVID Cases Thursday...

The state's two-week average is 47 new cases daily, with a test positivity rate of 1.2%....

 2021-02-25 22:08 

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Stunning New Video Footage of 2018 Klauea Eruption Released...

The most active volcano in the world, Klaueua had been erupting for decades, but the next several months would be characterized by the volcano's most explosive activity in centuries....

 2021-02-25 21:24 

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Hawaii County Weather Forecast for February 25, 2021...

Hilo Today: Occasional showers. High near 76. West southwest wind around 7 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible. Tonight: Frequent showers. Low aro...

 2021-02-25 21:14 

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Hilo Restaurant Burgled by Unknown Thief...

A small, family-owned Lebanese food establishment in Hilo reported it was burglarized Wednesday morning....

 2021-02-25 20:09 

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Police Seek Public's Help Identifying Suspect(s) in Hilo Bank Burglary...

Hawai'i Police is asking for the public's assistance in identifying the suspect(s) responsible for a bank burglary in downtown Hilo last month....

 2021-02-25 19:35 

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Kaua'i-Born Seal Flown to Kona Mammal Hospital After Suspected Dog Attack...

A Hawaiian monk seal was airlifted from Kaua'i to Kailua-Kona's marine mammal hospital after suffering injuries from a suspected dog attack....

 2021-02-25 18:07 

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Free Household Hazardous Waste Collection Events Scheduled for March...

Hawai'i County will host two free residential household hazardous waste collection events — one in Waimea and the other in Phoa....

 2021-02-25 17:16 

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Hawaii County Weather Forecast for February 25, 2021...

Hilo Today: Frequent showers. High near 76. West southwest wind around 7 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible. Tonight: Frequent showers. Low aroun...

 2021-02-25 16:00 

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Hawaii County Surf Forecast for February 25, 2021...

Forecast for South Big Island and Big Island North and East HIGH SURF ADVISORY FOR EAST FACING SHORES Shores Today Friday Surf Surf AM PM AM PM North Facing 3-5 4-6 2-4 2-4 East Facing 7-10 8-12 8-12 8-12 South Facing 3-5 4-6 4-6 3-5 TODAY Weather Mostly ...

 2021-02-25 16:00 

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Unemployment Tax Breaks For Businesses Sent to Governor's Desk...

If signed by the Governor, HB 1278 would help to contain the economic fallout from COVID-19 by temporarily reducing the unemployment insurance contribution rates....

 2021-02-25 03:35 

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Hawaii County Weather Forecast for February 25, 2021...

Hilo This Afternoon: Scattered showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. East wind around 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible. Tonight: Frequent showers, mainly after 8pm. Low around...

 2021-02-25 02:34 

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Puna Woman Reported Missing...

Police ask anyone with information on her whereabouts to call the department's non-emergency line at (808) 935-3311....

 2021-02-25 02:09 

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Gyms Can Work Against Health During Pandemic, Study Finds...

A 2020 coronavirus cluster traced to three fitness centers was highlighted in a scientific paper that was published today by the CDC....

 2021-02-24 22:08 

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Four New COVID-Related Deaths Identified in Hawai'i...

The state's two-week average is 51 new cases daily, with a test positivity rate of 1.2%....

 2021-02-24 21:22 

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Big Island Vacation Rentals Operate Below 50% Capacity in January...

The report included data for 27,980 units, representing 48,094 bedrooms in the Hawaiian Islands....

 2021-02-24 19:09 

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East Hawaii Runaways Located...

Two teen runaways were located in Kea'au....

 2021-02-24 19:02 

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Wind Advisory Issued for Hawai'i County...

The National Weather Service issued a wind advisory until 6 p.m. Thursday....

 2021-02-24 17:19 

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High Surf Advisory Extended...

A high surf advisory has been extended to March 1 for north- and east-facing shores....

 2021-02-24 17:16 

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Hawaii County Weather Forecast for February 24, 2021...

Hilo Today: Frequent showers, mainly before 1pm. High near 77. Light and variable wind becoming east 5 to 9 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible. Tonight: Frequent showers, ...

 2021-02-24 16:00 

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Hawaii County Surf Forecast for February 24, 2021...

Forecast for South Big Island and Big Island North and East HIGH SURF ADVISORY FOR EAST FACING SHORES Shores Today Thursday Surf Surf AM PM AM PM North Facing 4-6 4-6 3-5 4-6 East Facing 8-12 8-12 8-12 9-13 South Facing 3-5 3-5 3-5 4-6 TODAY Weather Mostl...

 2021-02-24 16:00 

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HPD Cites 16 For DUI...

DUI roadblocks and patrols will continue islandwide....

 2021-02-24 02:39 

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Police Charge Big Island Man With Abuse...

A Hilo man was arrested and charged with abuse of family or household member after a reported domestic dispute last weekend....

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