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 2021-07-03 16:32 

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Unoccupied Kayak Found Adrift in Hilo Bay...

Authorities are seeking the public's helping identifying the owner of a two-person kayak found adrift in Hilo Bay this Friday morning....

 2021-07-03 16:00 

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

Forecast for Big Island Leeward Shores Today Sunday Surf Surf AM PM AM PM West Facing 1-3 1-3 1-3 1-3 South Facing 2-4 2-4 3-5 4-6 TODAY Weather Mostly sunny. Scattered showers. High Temperature In the mid 80s. Winds Southeast winds around 5 mph, becoming...

 2021-07-03 03:15 

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Kona Commons July Artisan Market Announced...

The market, as well as the center, will observe all government-mandated coronavirus safety protocols, including hand sanitization and face masks....

 2021-07-03 02:46 

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Queens' MarketPlace Offers Variety of July 4th Activities, Deals...

Queens' MarketPlace merchants are offering a variety of special sales and storewide discounts all weekend long....

 2021-07-03 02:08 

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Highway 11 Closed in Both Directions...

No timetable was given for when the roadway might reopen....

 2021-07-02 23:38 

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Fire Destroys 1-Story Structure in Mountain View...

A residential structure and shed were destroyed in an early morning fire in Mountain View, July 2. No injuries were reported....

 2021-07-02 22:59 

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Salvation Army Seeks Back-to-School Supplies for Hawai'i Keiki...

The Salvation Army is seeking back-to-school supplies for keiki-in-need with supply drives being held on Hawai'i, Kaua'i, Maui and O'ahu in July and August....

 2021-07-02 20:15 

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Pilots in Stable Condition After Making Emergency Water Landing Off West O'ahu...

Two pilots are currently in stable condition after they were rescued offshore when their Transair 737 Boeing cargo plane went down off West O'ahu....

 2021-07-02 19:35 

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Highway 190 Shut Down to 1 Lane by Waikoloa Junction Due to Corrosive Spill...

The southbound lane at Waikoloa Road junction is closed due to a spill this morning....

 2021-07-02 19:30 

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HPD Outstanding Weekly Warrants List Released...

HPD releases its weekly outstanding warrants list....

 2021-07-02 18:31 

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911 Call System Down Due to Technical Issue...

The 911 call system is currently down due to a technical issue, authorities confirm this morning....

 2021-07-02 17:46 

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2 Injured After Boeing 737 Cargo Plane Crashes Off West O'ahu...

A cargo plane that crashed in the waters off West O'ahu this morning has left one pilot in critical condition and another in serious condition....

 2021-07-02 17:30 

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Merrie Monarch Craft Fair Lives Online...

The Merrie Monarch Festival is known not just for the celebration of hula, but the local artists who share Hawaiian culture through the clothes they make, the woods they carve and the jewelry they create....

 2021-07-02 17:16 

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

Hilo Today: Scattered showers, mainly before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. West southwest wind 6 to 9 mph becoming east northeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possi...

 2021-07-02 16:30 

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Volcanoes in Canada, Eh?...

Happy Canada Day/Bonne Fte du Canada! While some past "Volcano Watch" articles have had a July 4th theme for the USA, this year we're taking the opportunity to ensure readers know that our neighbors to the north have volcanoes, too — inc...

 2021-07-02 16:00 

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

Forecast for Big Island Leeward Shores Today Saturday Surf Surf AM PM AM PM West Facing 3-5 2-4 1-3 1-3 South Facing 4-6 3-5 2-4 2-4 TODAY Weather Mostly sunny until 12 PM, then mostly cloudy. Isolated showers. High Temperature In the mid 80s. Winds South...

 2021-07-02 03:44 

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Three Hawaii Gun Safety Bills Become Law...

One bill targets the production and ownership of ghost guns, while the others aim to protect keiki and kpuna, respectively....

 2021-07-02 02:31 

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All HCCC Inmates Cleared of COVID-19...

There are no active COVID-19 cases among inmates at Hawai'i Community Correctional Center as of Thursday, July 1....

 2021-07-02 01:54 

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Hawaii Final State in US Still Enforcing COVID-19 Restrictions...

Hawaii will consider opening up entirely before hitting the previously stated 70% vaccination goal for residents, depending on a variety of factors....

 2021-07-02 00:22 

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Power Outage Scheduled in N. Kohala This Month...

Hawaiian Electric has scheduled power outage later this month that will affect customers in North Kohala to allow for a system upgrade....

 2021-07-01 23:32 

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DOH Identifies 49 New Coronavirus Infections...

The state's two-week average is 40 new cases daily, with a test positivity rate of 1.4%....

 2021-07-01 22:00 

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Hawai'i to Receive Millions to Build Electric Bus Fleet...

Millions of dollars in new federal money is heading to Hawai'i's neighbor islands to build up a cleaner system of public transportation....

 2021-07-01 20:47 

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Kona Welfare Check Results in 2 Arrests, HAZMAT Deployment...

The initial call for a welfare check came in on the afternoon of Wednesday, June 30, at approximately 4:30 pm....

 2021-07-01 20:13 

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Police Seek Public's Help Finding Missing Puna Woman...

Hawaii Police is seeking the public's help in locating a missing Puna woman....

 2021-07-01 19:30 

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Judge Kim Grants No Bail for Murder Suspect After Nearly 2 Hours of Testimony...

The arraignment and plea hearing of a Captain Cook man accused of second-degree murder and arson lasted nearly two hours as the state argued for its motion of no bail....

 2021-07-01 18:43 

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Market at the Park Offers Variety in Phoa...

Market at the Park Phoa continues to evolve following its creation in October of 2020....

 2021-07-01 18:32 

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COVID Cases at HCCC on the Decline...

The COVID-19 outbreak at Hawaii Community Correctional Center appears to be under control with only three active cases reported as of Wednesday, June 30....

 2021-07-01 17:16 

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

Hilo Today: Showers likely, mainly before noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 83. West wind 5 to 7 mph becoming east northeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible. Tonight: ...

 2021-07-01 17:10 

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E. Hawaii Sort Station Load Size Restriction Continues through to 2022...

The existing East Hawaii Regional Sort Station restrictions on businesses hauling commercially generated wastes larger than five cubic yards will be extended for one year, through June 30, 2022....

 2021-07-01 17:00 

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Kona, Hilo Food Drives Open to All on July 4...

The Hawaii County Democratic Party is hosting a dual drive-thru, grab-and-go free food distribution on July 4....

 2021-07-01 16:20 

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Hawai'i's Vaccination Incentive Campaign Extended Through August...

The campaign reportedly had a positive impact on projected models of continued inoculation across the Hawaiian Islands....

 2021-07-01 16:00 

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Hawaii County Surf Forecast for July 01, 2021...

Forecast for Big Island Leeward Shores Today Friday Surf Surf AM PM AM PM West Facing 3-5 3-5 2-4 2-4 South Facing 5-7 5-7 3-5 3-5 TODAY Weather Mostly sunny until 12 PM, then mostly cloudy. Isolated showers. High Temperature In the mid 80s. Winds East wi...

 2021-07-01 15:27 

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Collision Closes One Lane of Traffic on Hwy 130...

Motorists are advised to expect delays....

 2021-07-01 04:23 

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Man Charged in End of the World Murder Remanded Back Into Custody...

A Captain Cook man accused in the murder of a man found shot in Keauhou at End of the World was denied bail and remanded back into custody after posting $550,000 bail Monday, June 28....

 2021-07-01 03:06 

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County to Assume Animal Control Duties July 1...

Any additional nonprofits or other groups willing to assist with the intake and adoption of animals during the transition may contact HPD and provide their information....

 2021-07-01 00:55 

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Big Island Reports 9 New Virus Cases Wednesday...

The Hawai'i Department of Health reported 56 new cases of coronavirus statewide....

 2021-07-01 00:31 

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Several Closures Coming to Hawaii Volcanoes National Park...

Visitors and tour operators can plan ahead for temporary closures that might impact their visit by checking the schedule on the park website....

 2021-06-30 20:30 

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Big Island Veterans Treatment Court Celebrates 1 Graduate...

Big Island Veterans Treatment Court celebrated the graduation of one of its veterans on Monday, June 28....

 2021-06-30 19:30 

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Astronomers Discover Smallest, Most Massive White Dwarf Ever Seen...

Astronomers have discovered the smallest and most massive white dwarf ever seen....

 2021-06-30 18:30 

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HVNP July Flight Operation Schedule...

Hawai'i Volcanoes National Park announces flight operation schedule in July....

 2021-06-30 17:16 

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Hawaii County Weather Forecast for June 30, 2021...

Hilo Today: Showers likely, mainly before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. Light and variable wind becoming east northeast 5 to 7 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possib...

 2021-06-30 17:00 

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Brush Fires Scorch 'Ohi'a Forest in Puna...

Multiple brush fires reported in the Phoa District scorched three acres of ohia forest on Tuesday afternoon....

 2021-06-30 16:30 

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Police Cite 19 For DUI Over Previous Week...

DUI roadblocks and patrols will continue islandwide....

 2021-06-30 16:00 

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Hawaii County Surf Forecast for June 30, 2021...

Forecast for Big Island Leeward Shores Today Thursday Surf Surf AM PM AM PM West Facing 2-4 2-4 2-4 2-4 South Facing 4-6 4-6 4-6 4-6 TODAY Weather Mostly sunny. Isolated showers. High Temperature In the mid 80s. Winds East winds around 5 mph, becoming wes...

 2021-06-30 02:09 

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BISAC Receives $300K Grant for Continued Support to Native Hawaiian Community...

The Big Island Substance Abuse Council (BISAC) was awarded a $300,000 grant for their continued efforts to provide the Native Hawaiian community treatment for those suffering with substance abuse and mental health issues....

 2021-06-30 02:00 

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Vaccination Drive, Gift Card Giveaway Set For Big Island Hospitality Workers...

Those who participate will be afforded a $50 gift card from KTA Super Stores for registering to receive the vaccination on site....

 2021-06-30 01:30 

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HPD Seeks Big Island Man For Questioning in Theft Case...

Hawaii Island police are seeking a Big Island man wanted for questioning....

 2021-06-30 00:50 

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Man Charged in End of the World Shooting Out on Bail...

A Captain Cook man facing murder charges in connection to the End of the World shooting is out on bail....

 2021-06-30 00:37 

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Brown Water Advisory Issued for Holualoa Bay...

A Brown Water Advisory has been issued at Holualoa Bay....

 2021-06-29 23:16 

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DOH Reports 33 New Cases of Virus Tuesday...

The state's two-week average is 41 new cases daily, with a test positivity rate of 1.4%....

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