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 2021-01-23 16:00 

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Hawai'i County Awarded Grant to Aid in Eruption Recovery...

Hawai'i County is set to receive $2.25 in new federal funding to help Hilo recover from the 2018 Klauea eruption and improve resiliency for future natural disasters....

 2021-01-23 14:00 

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January 23, 2021 Weather Forecast...

High Surf Advisory issued January 23 at 3:48AM HST until January 24 at 6:00AM HST by NWS Our weather team will bring you any urgent weather alerts or updates as they occur. Check our breaking news section for the latest. Hilo Overnight: Occasional showers...

 2021-01-23 02:14 

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High Surf Advisory Issued Statewide...

A high surf advisory is in effect statewide from 6 a.m. Saturday to 6 a.m. Sunday...

 2021-01-23 01:59 

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Police Seek Public's Help Finding Hilo Runaway...

Hawai'i Police are requesting the public's assistance in locating a 15-year-old runaway from Hilo who was last seen in September....

 2021-01-23 01:43 

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Wind Advisory in Effect Till Sunday Morning...

The National Weather Service has issued a wind advisory statewide until Sunday morning....

 2021-01-23 01:11 

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Police Seek Public's Help Finding Mountain View Woman...

Hawai'i Police are asking for the public's assistance in locating a 45-year-old Mountain View woman....

 2021-01-23 00:51 

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California Man Suffers Minor Injuries After Apparent Shark Attack Off Maui...

A 73-year-old California man is being treated for minor injuries after encountering a shark this morning while snorkeling off Airport Beach in front of the Maui Westin at Ka'anapali....

 2021-01-22 23:57 

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HPD Seeks Owner of Adrift Kayak...

There have been no reports of missing persons in that area since the kayak was found....

 2021-01-22 22:12 

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COVID Numbers Continue Steadily in Triple-Digits...

Four new COVID-related deaths were also reported statewide....

 2021-01-22 21:11 

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Hawai'i Schools Facing Smaller Budget Cut Than Previously Projected...

Federal funds recently allocated to the Department of Education (DOE) will allow for a budget reduction of 2.5% rather than the 10% cut that was initially projected....

 2021-01-22 20:30 

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HPD Releases Names of 25 Wanted Individuals...

Persons who know a warrant is out for their arrest are advised to report to the nearest police station to avoid having an officer go to their home or workplace to arrest them....

 2021-01-22 18:38 

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VOLCANO WATCH: A Closer Look at Klauea's Newest Lava...

New eruptions at Klauea provide a glimpse into what is happening inside the volcano and its magma reservoirs....

 2021-01-22 18:06 

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Leaders Go Low at First Round of Mitsubishi Electric...

Only nine of the 42 players in the field shot over-par in the first round, while 29 finished the day in red numbers....

 2021-01-22 17:17 

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Comment Period Opens on Hawai'i Gaming Proposal...

DHHL on Thursday opened the public comment period for beneficiaries....

 2021-01-22 16:00 

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Shock, Heartache After News of Deputy Prosecutor's Death...

Deputy Prosecutor Kauanoe Jackson said she never felt stronger in a courtroom than when she was standing next her colleague and friend, Sheri Lawson....

 2021-01-22 14:00 

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January 22, 2021 Weather Forecast...

There are no active watches, warnings or advisories Our weather team will bring you any urgent weather alerts or updates as they occur. Check our breaking news section for the latest. Hilo Overnight: Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. We...

 2021-01-22 03:49 

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Acasio lays Out Priorities She Hopes to Tackle as Senator...

Sen. Laura Acasio, appointed to fill Kai Kahele's seat in the Hawai'i State Legislature, is focused on addressing disparities the health care system....

 2021-01-22 03:17 

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Live Skunk Identified, Contained in Honolulu...

A test for rabies has been sent to the mainland and results are expected in a few days....

 2021-01-21 23:18 

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HPD Hiring New Police Officers...

The starting salary for an officer is $65,652 annually....

 2021-01-21 22:22 

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Kaiser Permanente Commits $100,000 for Native Hawaiian Health...

Kaiser Permanente commits $100,000 in hopes to help dismantle racist structures and practices that prevent Native Hawaiians from achieving good health....

 2021-01-21 22:20 

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Hospitals Now Offering COVID Vaccine to Kupuna...

Big Island hospitals have begun scheduling appointments to vaccinate kupuna for COVID-19....

 2021-01-21 22:04 

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Three New COVID-related Deaths Thursday...

The Hawai'i Department of Health reported 119 new cases statewide....

 2021-01-21 20:18 

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Hilo Man Charged with Burglary and Theft...

Hawai'i Island police have arrested and charged 34-year-old Richard "Kini Boy" Kuakini Kaleohano Jr., of Hilo, with burglary and theft offenses....

 2021-01-21 19:40 

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Mitsubishi Electric Championship Tees Up Tuesday...

Instead of kicking off the 2021 Champions Tour as would normally be the case, the event is mired in the middle of a stop-and-go season mutated by the coronavirus pandemic....

 2021-01-21 19:26 

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HVNP Staff Offer Helping Hand to Trapped Turtle Hatchlings...

Hawaii Volcanoes National Park staff rescued more than a dozen honuea (Hawaiian hawksbill sea turtle) hatchlings trapped in a nest beneath a rock....

 2021-01-21 16:55 

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Rotary, Food Basket Seek Donors For Drive...

Dropping off is meant to function as a drive through event....

 2021-01-21 14:00 

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January 21, 2021 Weather Forecast...

There are no active watches, warnings or advisories Our weather team will bring you any urgent weather alerts or updates as they occur. Check our breaking news section for the latest. Hilo Overnight: Occasional showers. Low around 64. West wind around 5 m...

 2021-01-21 03:34 

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Flood Advisory Issued for West Hawai'i...

Rainfall and runoff will also cause hazardous driving conditions due to ponding, reduced visibility and poor braking action....

 2021-01-21 02:55 

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Mayor Roth Released from HMC...

Mayor Mitch Roth was released from Hilo Medical Center this afternoon in good health after suffering a heart attack earlier this month....

 2021-01-21 01:47 

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Council Wary of Mayor's Pick for Planning Director...

The Hawai'i County Council Planning Committee voted 5-4 to provide a negative recommendation of Zendo Kern as planning director....

 2021-01-20 22:10 

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DOH Reports 75 New COVID-19 Cases Statewide...

The Hawai'i Department of Health reported 75 new cases of coronavirus Wednesday, raising the statewide total to 24,620....

 2021-01-20 21:58 

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Hawai'i Delegation Express Hope Following Inauguration of President Biden...

Today, Joe Biden was inaugurated as the 46th President of the United States along with Kamala Harris as his Vice President in Washington DC....

 2021-01-20 18:40 

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Solid Waste Transfer Stations Close Islandwide for Safety Training...

All solid waste transfer stations island-wide are closed for the division's quarterly safety employee training....

 2021-01-20 16:00 

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DUIs Continue to Surge Early in 2021 Compared to Previous Year...

DUI roadblocks and patrols will continue islandwide....

 2021-01-20 14:00 

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January 20, 2021 Weather Forecast...

There are no active watches, warnings or advisories Our weather team will bring you any urgent weather alerts or updates as they occur. Check our breaking news section for the latest. Hilo Overnight: Showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 63. West wind...

 2021-01-20 02:06 

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Second Rounds of PPP Loans Available to Hawai'i Small Businesses...

The first round of the PPP, which ran from March to August 2020, provided 25,000 loans totaling $2.5 billion to Hawai'i small businesses....

 2021-01-20 01:53 

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PTA to Resume Training Activities Wednesday...

Further announcements regarding future hunting opportunities will be made....

 2021-01-20 01:16 

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Hawai'i Vaccine Distribution 'More Efficient' as Partnerships Increase...

Governor David Ige stressed Tuesday that the state is not "sitting on thousands of vaccines," but is instead pushing them out as quickly as possible....

 2021-01-20 00:10 

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Ige Fills Vacant Big Island Senate Seat...

Governor David Ige on Tuesday officially appointed Laura Acasio to the Hawai'i State Senate....

 2021-01-19 22:52 

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COVID Cases Dip Into Double Digits For First Time in Weeks...

Hawai'i's two-week average is currently 122 new cases daily, with a test positivity rate of 2.5%....

 2021-01-19 20:24 

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Water Conservation Notice for Kalapana Canceled...

The water conservation notice for affected Kalapana customers is canceled....

 2021-01-19 19:31 

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Police Seek Suspect in Theft at Phoa Convenience Store...

Hawai'i Police seek the public's help identifying a suspect in a theft at a Phoa convenience store earlier this month....

 2021-01-19 17:33 

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Winter Weather Advisory Extended into This Evening...

A winter weather advisory is in effect until 6 p.m....

 2021-01-19 17:09 

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HPD Searching for Missing Hilo Man...

Police ask anyone with information on his whereabouts to call the department's non-emergency line....

 2021-01-19 16:40 

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HFD Rescues 9 Hikers From Polol Valley...

Visitors and residents alike are reminded that weather can quickly and severely change natural conditions in Hawai'i....

 2021-01-19 14:00 

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January 19, 2021 Weather Forecast...

High Surf Advisory issued January 19 at 3:32AM HST until January 19 at 12:00PM HST by NWS Our weather team will bring you any urgent weather alerts or updates as they occur. Check our breaking news section for the latest. Hilo Overnight: Scattered showers...

 2021-01-19 02:42 

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Thunderstorms Result in Flood Advisory for Much of West Hawai'i...

A flash flood watch is also in effect for the Big Island until 6 pm HST Tuesday....

 2021-01-18 23:44 

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HPD Seeks Two Juvenile Runaways From Hilo...

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

 2021-01-18 23:17 

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COVID Cases Trend Downward, Remain in Triple-Digits Daily...

The Hawai'i Department of Health reported 129 new cases of coronavirus Monday....

 2021-01-18 19:45 

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Preschool Open Doors Program Accepting Applications...

Funds are limited, so DHS encourages families to apply as soon as possible....

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