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 2021-04-08 00:40 

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Police Seek Public's Help Locating Wanted Waikoloa Man...

Hawaii Police are asking for the public's assistance in locating a Waikoloa man wanted on an outstanding warrant....

 2021-04-07 22:15 

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Statewide COVID Totals Slowly Receding in Recent Days...

The state's two-week average is 93 new cases daily, with a test positivity rate of 1.7%....

 2021-04-07 21:02 

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Officer, Firefighter of Year Honored by Aloha Exchange Club...

The Aloha Exchange Club of East Hawaii recognized South Hilo Patrol Officer Joshua Willing as 2020 Officer of the Year and Hawai'i Fire Department Battalion Chief Keoki Brown as Firefighter of the Year in recent ceremonies....

 2021-04-07 18:29 

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Fire Destroys Unoccupied Wooden Structure in Puna...

No injuries were reported after a structure fire in Puna Tuesday afternoon, April 6....

 2021-04-07 17:30 

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Hawai'i's Top Court in Favor of Ending Emergency COVID Orders Related to Release of Certain Inmates...

Four of the five Hawai'i Supreme Court justices are in favor of ending emergency safety rules that allow for the release of specific inmates from jails and prisons statewide due to COVID-19 concerns and overcrowding....

 2021-04-07 17:16 

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Hawaii County Weather Forecast for April 07, 2021...

Hilo Today: Showers likely, mainly before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. West wind 6 to 10 mph becoming north northeast in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible. Tonight:...

 2021-04-07 16:30 

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Police Cite 29 For DUI Over Previous Week...

DUI roadblocks and patrols will continue islandwide....

 2021-04-07 16:00 

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Hawaii County Surf Forecast for April 07, 2021...

Forecast for Big Island Leeward Shores Today Thursday Surf Surf AM PM AM PM West Facing 3-5 3-5 3-5 3-5 South Facing 1-3 1-3 1-3 1-3 TODAY Weather Sunny until 12 PM, then cloudy. Scattered showers. High Temperature Around 80. Winds Southeast winds around ...

 2021-04-07 02:28 

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Entire UH Football Team Heads to Quarantine Following Eight Positive Tests...

The student-athletes are quarantining at their places of residence and will be monitored by the athletic department's medical team and academic support staff....

 2021-04-07 00:00 

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11 New COVID Cases Identified at University of Nations...

Eleven new COVID-19 cases were identified on the Kona campus of the University of the Nations....

 2021-04-06 22:24 

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COVID-19 Numbers Recede Noticeably For First Time in More Than Two Weeks...

The state's two-week average is 95 new cases daily, with a test positivity rate of 1.8%....

 2021-04-06 21:50 

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Health Insurance Savings Available as Special Enrollment Period Extended...

Consumers will save, on average, $50 per person per month and $85 per policy per month, according to a state press release....

 2021-04-06 21:03 

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HDOA Looks to Grow Local Ag Through New Financial Initiative...

The Hawai'i Department of Agriculture (HDOA) is now accepting proposals for the Grow Hawai'i Agriculture Initiative 2021....

 2021-04-06 20:42 

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PGV to Host Virtual Community Meeting Next Week...

Due to the pandemic, PGV has periodically hosted virtual community meetings and will continue to do so until a return to in-person meetings is advisable....

 2021-04-06 18:24 

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County in Process of Reopening Open-Air Covered Play Courts...

Hawai'i County is in the process of reopening three open-air covered play courts, located in Phoa, Pana'ewa, and Waimea....

 2021-04-06 17:16 

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Hawaii County Weather Forecast for April 06, 2021...

Hilo Today: Showers likely, mainly before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. North northeast wind 6 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible. Tonight: Scattered showers. Mostly clo...

 2021-04-06 16:55 

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High Surf Advisory Extended for the Big Island...

A high surf advisory for the Big Island has now been extended until 6 p.m. Thursday....

 2021-04-06 16:30 

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Vaccine Passport Pilot Programs in Development...

The process, however, will not be simple or quick, and the federal government announced last week that it has no plans to offer help in the form of a national vaccinated persons database....

 2021-04-06 16:00 

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Hawaii County Surf Forecast for April 06, 2021...

Forecast for Big Island Leeward Shores Today Wednesday Surf Surf AM PM AM PM West Facing 4-6 4-6 4-6 4-6 South Facing 2-3 2-3 2-3 2-3 TODAY Weather Sunny until 12 PM, then cloudy. Isolated showers. High Temperature In the lower 80s. Winds North winds arou...

 2021-04-06 02:42 

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Big Island Man Shot in Head, Police Open Attempted Murder Investigation...

Detectives from the Area II Criminal Investigations Section responded to the scene and are continuing this investigation....

 2021-04-06 02:16 

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High Surf Advisory Issued For Big Island Through Mid-Week...

There are no closures at this time but be aware that beach and road closures may occur at any time....

 2021-04-06 00:45 

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Missing Mainland Woman Found on Big Island...

The Hawai'i Police Department thanked the public for providing vital information that resulted in Roth being located....

 2021-04-06 00:15 

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Kauai Again Part of Safe Travels Program as of Monday...

Kauai had initially enlisted with all other Hawaii counties as part of the program when it launched in October....

 2021-04-05 22:55 

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East Hawai'i Remains Hottest COVID-19 Infection Spot on Big Island...

The state's two-week average is 97 new cases daily, with a test positivity rate of 1.8%....

 2021-04-05 21:36 

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Missing Big Island Teen Located...

Hawai'i Island police report that 13-year-old Chanel Cumlat-Lewis has been found in good health. She was reported as a runaway last month and was located in Puna on April 3, 2021....

 2021-04-05 21:08 

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HPD Arrests Volcano Man on Gun, Theft, Drug Charges...

Edwin W. Lively is in police custody and facing several charges....

 2021-04-05 17:16 

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Hawaii County Weather Forecast for April 05, 2021...

Hilo Today: Showers likely, mainly before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. East wind around 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible. Tonight: Occasional showers, mainly afte...

 2021-04-05 16:00 

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Hawaii County Surf Forecast for April 05, 2021...

Forecast for Big Island Leeward Shores Today Tuesday Surf Surf AM PM AM PM West Facing 1-3 2-4 2-4 2-4 South Facing 2-4 2-4 2-4 2-4 TODAY Weather Sunny until 12 PM, then mostly cloudy. Scattered showers. High Temperature In the lower 80s. Winds West winds...

 2021-04-05 16:00 

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Hawaii Youth Symphony to Offer Small In-Person and Online Classes...

To enroll and learn more about PMI's opportunities for every student this summer, you may visit: www.pacificmusichi.org...

 2021-04-05 04:09 

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OHA Announces Release of Two Grants...

OHA has committed $250,000 to a Native Hawaiian Teacher Education and Professional Development grant designed to increase teacher recruitment and retention....

 2021-04-05 03:00 

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Special Olympics Second Virtual Cheer for Champions Fundraiser...

Proceeds from this event will help to provide virtual and online programs during the pandemic....

 2021-04-05 02:05 

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IRS Extends Deadlines...

Updates regarding tax relief as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic can be found at IRS.gov....

 2021-04-05 01:35 

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UH Extends Deadline for Prospective Students...

To prepare for fall 2021, prospective students can view a series of New Rainbow Warrior webinars and plan to attend the New Student Orientation....

 2021-04-05 00:00 

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Volcanoes National Park Launches New Site for Road Updates...

Any changes in the schedule due to weather or other reasons, will also be updated on the webpage....

 2021-04-04 22:19 

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96 New Cases State-wide...

A total of 2,011 individuals have been hospitalized as a result of COVID-19 infection since the pandemic began, while at least 467 people have died....

 2021-04-04 21:24 

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April is Child Abuse and Neglect Prevention Month...

Agencies like Neighborhood Place of Puna cite factors like poverty and stress as possible contributors to families at risk of Child Abuse and Neglect....

 2021-04-04 19:52 

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First Images of Freshwater Plumes at Sea...

This study included electromagnetic data driven 2D CSEM inversion, resistivity-to-salinity calculation, and freshwater plume volumetric estimation....

 2021-04-04 17:16 

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Hawaii County Weather Forecast for April 04, 2021...

Hilo Today: Occasional showers. High near 76. East wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible. Tonight: Occasional showers. Low around 64. Light west southwest wind. Chance of pre...

 2021-04-04 16:30 

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Waikoloa Family Affordable Rental Development Breaks Ground...

Waikoloa Family Affordable Rental is expected to be complete in the spring of 2023....

 2021-04-04 16:00 

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Hawaii County Surf Forecast for April 04, 2021...

Forecast for Big Island Leeward Shores Today Monday Surf Surf AM PM AM PM West Facing 1-3 1-3 2-4 4-6 South Facing 2-4 2-4 2-4 2-4 TODAY Weather Mostly sunny until 12 PM, then mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms. High Tem...

 2021-04-04 02:49 

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Oregon Woman Reported Missing on Big Island...

Big Island authorities are searching for a missing woman from out of state....

 2021-04-04 00:45 

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HPD Performance Survey Offered to Public Through April...

Members of the Big Island community are being asked to provide feedback on police performance across the county....

 2021-04-04 00:00 

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Hilo Veterans Home to Receive Hundreds of Thousands in COVID Relief...

The Yukio Okutsu State Veterans Home in Hilo will receive at least $600,000 in estimated federal funding under the American Rescue Plan Act and December's COVID relief law....

 2021-04-03 23:27 

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Back-to-Back Quakes Shake Same Spot Under Mauna Loa Saturday...

The USGS "Did you feel it?" service received over 130 felt reports within the first hour of the earthquake, including one report from Kaua'i....

 2021-04-03 22:18 

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DOH Reports 9 New COVID Cases on Big Island...

The Hawai'i Department of Health reported 112 new cases of coronavirus Saturday, raising the statewide total to 30,039....

 2021-04-03 21:44 

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Magnitude 4.3 Earthquake Rattles Near Mauna Loa...

No tsunami is expected after a magnitude 4.1 earthquake rattled the southeastern flank of Mauna Loa this morning, April 3....

 2021-04-03 21:30 

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Fire Hydrant Flow Test Scheduled in North Kona...

The Department of Water Supply will be conducting a fire hydrant flow test along Maiau Street in North Kona on April 14....

 2021-04-03 20:30 

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State Launches App Designed to Stem Spread of COVID-19...

The state launched AlohaSafe Alert app, a COVID-19 exposure notification application designed to help stop the spread of the virus....

 2021-04-03 19:30 

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Nearly 1K Troops to Train at PTA in April...

Nearly 1,000 US Army and US Marine Corps troops will be on the ground at Phakuloa Training Area by the end of April for training....

 2021-04-03 18:00 

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COVID Vaccine Available to 16 and Older Countywide...

With the support of the Department of Health, Hawai'i County is now open to vaccinating everyone 16 years of age and older....

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