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The listed individuals are wanted by the Hawaii Police Department because of outstanding warrants. 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.

Police warrants list for Friday, February 27, 2015

The listed individuals are wanted by the Hawaii Police Department because of outstanding warrants. 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.

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The most recent edition of the Crime Stoppers television program “Hawaiʻi Island’s Most Wanted” highlights a 20-year-old Puna man wanted for escape, a 38-year-old Kaʻū man wanted for abuse and a 36-year-old Hilo man wanted for questioning in a reckless endangering case.

The new episode begins airing Friday (February 27).

New episode of ‘Hawaii Island’s Most Wanted’ to debut Friday (Feb 27)

The most recent edition of the Crime Stoppers television program “Hawaiʻi Island’s Most Wanted” highlights a 20-year-old Puna man wanted for escape, a 38-year-old Kaʻū man wanted for abuse and a 36-year-old Hilo man wanted for questioning in a reckless endangering case. The new episode begins airing Friday (February 27).

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Very strong 7.0M quake near Indonesia, no tsunami threat

An earthquake with a magnitude of 7.0 occurred in the Banda Sea at 3:45 a.m. HST on Friday, February 27, 2015. Based on all available data… there is no tsunami threat from this earthquake.

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The upslope breakout near Pu‘u ‘O‘o Crater Thursday, February 26, 2015. Photo courtesy of Hawaii County Civil Defense

LavaTalk: February 27, 2015 update on Kilauea’s lava flow

The Friday morning (Feb 27) overflight has revealed that the lava flow front remains stalled. The breakout along the north margin has not advanced since Monday. Smoke and vog conditions were light with a light southwest wind blowing the smoke and vog in a northeast direction.

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Police seek man on video at the scene of a suspicious Kona fire

Hawaiʻi Island police want to question a man whose image was captured on a surveillance video at the scene of a suspicious fire. At 6:10 a.m. Thursday (February 26), Kona Patrol officers responded to a report of a fire at the Seventh Day Adventist Church in Captain Cook. When they arrived, firefighters were on the […]

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Aloha Exchange board member Joey Estrella presents an 'Officer of the Month' award to Officer Jenny Lee.

Lee is East Hawaii’s Officer of the Month for February

The Aloha Exchange Club of East Hawaiʻi recognized Officer Jenny Lee on Thursday (February 26) as the East Hawaiʻi “Officer of the Month” for February. Lee was honored for her bravery during a 2 a.m. incident at the Hilo police cellblock on January 11. Lee and another officer were attempting to move an unruly prisoner […]

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Changes in county green waste recycling

MEDIA RELEASE The county Department of Environmental Management will begin charging a new tipping fee on March 1, 2015 to businesses that deposit green waste at recycling facilities in Puuanahulu and Hilo. Revenue from the new fee will help to finance an expansion of green waste recycling services across the island. The new fee will […]

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LavaTalk: February 26, 2015 update on Kilauea’s lava flow

The Thursday morning (Feb 26) overflight has revealed that the lava flow front remains stalled. The breakout along the north margin has widened but has not advanced since Monday. Smoke conditions were light with a light southwest wind blowing the smoke in a northeast direction.

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House, Senate Republicans join forces on legislation

MEDIA RELEASE The Hawaii Senate and House of Representatives Minority Caucuses have joined forces this year and introduced several pieces of companion legislation, in an effort to relieve the burdens on Hawaii citizens. A top priority for the Minority Caucus is reducing the rising cost of living in Hawaii, where expenses like rent, home prices, […]

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The National Weather Service in Honolulu has issued a high surf advisory for west facing shores of the Big Island until 6 a.m. Thursday (Feb 26).

Surf is forecast to be in the 6-8 foot range.

Coastal areas can expect strong breaking waves, shore breaks and strong longshore and rip currents making swimming difficult and dangerous.

Beachgoers, swimmers and surfers should heed the advice given by ocean safety officials and be careful. Know your limits and when in doubt, don't go out.

High surf advisory for west facing shores of the Big Island

The National Weather Service in Honolulu has issued a high surf advisory for west facing shores of the Big Island until 6 a.m. Thursday (Feb 26). Surf is forecast to be in the 6-8 foot range. Coastal areas can expect strong breaking waves, shore breaks and strong longshore and rip currents making swimming difficult and […]

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Updates from Rep. Gabbard (Jan. 28-Feb. 25)

MEDIA RELEASE Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard has announced her subcommittee assignments for the House Armed Services Committee and Foreign Affairs Committee. On Armed Services, Gabbard will continue serving on the Seapower and Projection Forces Subcommittee and has joined the Readiness Subcommittee. “Serving on both the Seapower and Readiness Subcommittees give me a solid platform to advocate […]

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Updates from Sen. Schatz (Jan. 29-Feb. 24)

MEDIA RELEASE U.S. Sen. Brian Schatz (D-Hawaii) will serve on five key Senate Appropriations Subcommittees: Defense; Military Construction and Veterans Affairs; Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education; Transportation, Housing and Urban Development; and Legislative Branch. “I am grateful to Chairman Cochran and Vice Chairwoman Mikulski for the opportunity to help shape the Department of […]

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