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 2021-05-06 05:06 

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Big Islander Named Senate Majority Leader...

Prior to being elected to the Senate, he served six years as a member of the Hawaii Island County Council, including two years as Council Chair....

 2021-05-06 00:49 

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Walk-In Vaccinations at Hawaii Walmart, Sam's Club Locations...

Vaccines are being administered via both walk-up and scheduled appointments....

 2021-05-05 23:50 

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DOH Identifies 64 New COVID Cases in Hawai'i...

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

 2021-05-05 22:57 

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DOE Expands Summer Programming for Student Needs...

Hawai'i State Department of Education (HIDOE) schools will offer a variety of summer programming aimed at addressing the learning needs of students as they transition back to full in-person learning....

 2021-05-05 21:29 

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Back-to-School Immunizations Required for Incoming 7th Graders...

The Department of Health is encouraging parents of incoming seventh graders to schedule back-to-school vaccinations and physical examinations....

 2021-05-05 19:44 

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Flash Flood Watch Issued for Kona, Kohala Districts...

The National Weather Service in Honolulu has issued a flash flood watch for Kona and Kohala Districts from Thursday evening through late Friday night....

 2021-05-05 18:50 

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HPD to Conduct Further Investigation Into March Vehicle Fatality in Hnaunau...

A portion of Keala O Keawe Road in Hnaunau will be closed this week as authorities conduct further investigation into a single-vehicle crash in March that left one person dead....

 2021-05-05 17:30 

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Pfizer Vaccine Expected to be Approved for Children Ages 12 to 15...

Hilo Medical Center is opening sign-up for 12-year-olds to receive the COVID-19 vaccine in anticipation of the US Drug Administration's announcement approving the Pfizer vaccine for children ages 12 to 15....

 2021-05-05 17:16 

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

Hilo Today: Showers likely, mainly before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Light and variable wind becoming northeast 5 to 9 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible. To...

 2021-05-05 16:30 

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DOH Highlights Keiki Mental Health Services for Mental Health Awareness Month...

In light of the challenges related to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Hawai'i Department of Health (DOH) and the Children's Mental Health Awareness Planning Group are hosting a series of virtual events to encourage parents and families to talk about me...

 2021-05-05 16:00 

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

Forecast for Big Island Leeward Shores Today Thursday Surf Surf AM PM AM PM West Facing 1-3 1-3 1-3 1-3 South Facing 2-4 2-4 1-3 1-3 TODAY Weather Partly sunny. Scattered showers. High Temperature In the mid 80s. Winds North winds around 5 mph, becoming w...

 2021-05-05 02:24 

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Search Warrant on Hakalau Home Yields Drugs, 1 Arrest...

A search warrant executed on Hakalau resident yielded various drugs along with one arrest....

 2021-05-04 23:47 

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Local COVID-19 Campaign for Keiki Hosts Free Video Classes With Hawai'i Artists...

Keiki Heroes, a Hawai'i STEM Community Care program, launched the Superpower Art Adventure today in another imaginative step toward helping keiki thrive during the COVID-19 pandemic....

 2021-05-04 22:11 

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DOH Reports 80 New COVID-19 Cases Statewide...

The Hawai'i Department of Health reported 80 new cases of coronavirus on Tuesday....

 2021-05-04 21:15 

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Hawaiian Electric to End Moratorium on Disconnections for Nonpayment...

Hawaiian Electric's end on the moratorium on disconnections for nonpayment is approaching....

 2021-05-04 19:30 

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UH Announces Commencement Plans for Campuses Statewide...

University of Hawai'i campuses across the state will host drive-through and Zoom graduations the second year in a row as concerns of the COVID-19 pandemic remain ongoing....

 2021-05-04 18:30 

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Applications Now Available for Schatz High School Internship Program...

Applications for US Senator Brian Schatz's 202122 High School Internship Program are now being accepted....

 2021-05-04 17:30 

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HVNP to Celebrate Asian American and Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander Heritage Month...

To commemorate Asian American and Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander Heritage Month, Hawaii Volcanoes National Park has created new digital features, tours, and tools for visitors to connect with Hawaiian culture....

 2021-05-04 17:16 

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

Hilo Today: Scattered showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 82. Light and variable wind becoming east 6 to 11 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible. Tonight: Showers likely...

 2021-05-04 16:30 

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HPD Officer of the Month...

Exemplifying positive and "out of the box" thinking in his role as a School Resource Officer, Officer Blake Ragocos was recently honored by the Aloha Exchange Club of East Hawai'i as Officer of the Month for February 2021....

 2021-05-04 16:00 

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

Forecast for Big Island Leeward Shores Today Wednesday Surf Surf AM PM AM PM West Facing 2-4 1-3 1-3 1-3 South Facing 1-3 1-3 1-3 1-3 TODAY Weather Mostly sunny. Scattered showers. High Temperature In the lower 80s. Winds Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Tide...

 2021-05-04 02:36 

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DOE Announces 2021 Graduation Ceremonies...

For more information, families are encouraged to contact their child's school directly....

 2021-05-04 00:09 

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Puna Strong Grants Program Awards $380K...

Puna Strong takes a community-based disaster management approach that values the knowledge and capacities of residents and builds on local resources....

 2021-05-03 23:50 

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PMG Offers 38th Annual Salute to Graduates...

The 38th Annual Salute to the Graduates is proudly presented by Pacific Media Group and its subsidiaries — KBIG-FM, The Beat, Kapa Hawaiian FM and Big Island Now....

 2021-05-03 22:10 

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One New COVID-Related Death Reported Monday...

The state's two-week average is 91 new cases daily, with a test positivity rate of 1.6%....

 2021-05-03 21:55 

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Hawaii Special Agents Conduct Quarantine Compliance Checks...

Special Agents of the Hawaii Department of the Attorney General's Investigation Division did a sweep of quarantine locations to check for compliance on Friday, April 30, 2021....

 2021-05-03 21:35 

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Know Your Risk, Prevent Diabetes: A Message From DOH...

More than half of all adults in Hawaii have diabetes or prediabetes....

 2021-05-03 20:59 

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Coroner's Inquest Initiated After Death at Kailua Pier...

Police ask anyone who may have information regarding the incident to call the department immediately....

 2021-05-03 19:03 

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HPD Asks For Help to Locate Missing Kona Man...

The Hawai'i Police Department is seeking a missing Kailua-Kona man....

 2021-05-03 17:15 

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Hawaii County Weather Forecast for May 03, 2021...

Hilo Today: Showers likely, mainly before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 82. East southeast wind 8 to 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible. Tonight: Showers likely, mainly after mi...

 2021-05-03 16:51 

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Grant Programs to Support Native Hawaiian Communities...

The Ahahui Grants program supports community events that serve as enrichment opportunities on Hawaiian culture, 'ina stewardship, economic opportunity, food sustainability and strengthening ohana....

 2021-05-03 16:00 

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Hawaii County Surf Forecast for May 03, 2021...

Forecast for Big Island Leeward Shores Today Tuesday Surf Surf AM PM AM PM West Facing 3-5 2-4 1-3 1-3 South Facing 2-4 2-4 1-3 1-3 TODAY Weather Sunny until 1 PM, then mostly cloudy. Showers likely. High Temperature In the lower 80s. Winds East winds aro...

 2021-05-03 03:30 

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Sanctuary Advisory Council to Hold Virtual Meeting...

The virtual meeting will be held using GoToWebinar. If you are interested in attending this meeting you may register in advance....

 2021-05-03 02:03 

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Job Fair at Queen's North Hospital...

Queen's North Hawai'i Community Hospital is holding a job fair on Saturday, May 22....

 2021-05-03 01:00 

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Free Webinar on Climate Change...

The event is Saturday May 8th....

 2021-05-02 23:30 

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AlohaCare Launches COVID-19 Vaccine Education Campaign...

The 2021 theme for this week's global campaign is "Vaccines Bring Us Closer" and that's exactly what the local campaign aims to do....

 2021-05-02 22:08 

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Three New Cases Identified on Big Island...

The state's two-week average is 91 new cases daily, with a test positivity rate of 1.6%....

 2021-05-02 21:00 

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Water Notices for Hilo...

The affected area may experience slightly discolored and turbid water for several hours after the test....

 2021-05-02 19:34 

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Kaiser Permanente Donates $90,000...

This donation will make it easier for families to purchase fresh, local produce and in turn, retailers are able to increase their purchases from local farmers....

 2021-05-02 17:16 

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Hawaii County Weather Forecast for May 02, 2021...

Hilo Today: Showers likely, mainly before 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 81. Light and variable wind becoming east 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible. Tonight: Sho...

 2021-05-02 16:30 

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Men of Pa'a Mlama 'Aina in Ho'okena...

Members of a Puna nonprofit organization went to work Saturday morning, May 1, in helping to restore a piece of land in Ho'okena after a structure fire destroyed a home on the lot last year....

 2021-05-02 16:00 

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Hawaii County Surf Forecast for May 02, 2021...

Forecast for Big Island Leeward Shores Today Monday Surf Surf AM PM AM PM West Facing 4-6 4-6 3-5 2-4 South Facing 3-5 3-5 2-4 2-4 TODAY Weather Mostly sunny until 12 PM, then mostly cloudy. Scattered showers. High Temperature In the lower 80s. Winds Sout...

 2021-05-02 01:11 

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Police Seek Public's Help Locating Missing Man...

Hawai'i Police Department is seeking the public's help finding a 36-year-old last seen on Friday, April 30....

 2021-05-02 00:58 

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Adrift Sailboat Sinks in South Kona Waters...

The US Coast Guard is seeking any information regarding a reported adrift 30-foot white sailboat that sank six miles west of Captain Cook, Saturday, May 1....

 2021-05-01 23:02 

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Big Island Hits 2,700 Cumulative COVID Cases...

The state's two-week average is 92 new cases daily, with a test positivity rate of 1.6....

 2021-05-01 21:25 

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Olson Trust Purchases Pahala Shopping Center...

Ownership of the shopping center transferred in April....

 2021-05-01 20:26 

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Free Community COVID-19 Testing Schedule...

Public coronavirus testing continues this weekend, with three district tests scheduled for Saturday....

 2021-05-01 17:30 

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Kahele Opens 2nd Congressional District Office in Hilo...

Newly elected Congressman Kaiali'i Kahele made history as the first Hawai'i congressional representative to relocate the 2nd District's office from Honolulu to Hilo....

 2021-05-01 17:16 

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Hawaii County Weather Forecast for May 01, 2021...

Hilo Today: Scattered showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Southwest wind around 6 mph becoming east in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible. Tonight: Scattered showers. Mos...

 2021-05-01 16:30 

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Big Island Road Closures, May 1 to May 7...

All projects are weather permitting....

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