Archive | December, 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.

Police warrants list for Thursday, December 31, 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.

Read the full story

Posted in News0 Comments

An HVO geologist collects a molten lava sample for chemical analysis, scooping up a bit with the rock hammer to then drop in the water bucket to quench it. Puʻu ʻŌʻō is visible in the distance. Photo taken Wednesday, December 30, 2015 courtesy of USGS/HVO

Volcano Watch: Kīlauea Volcano’s East Rift Zone eruption turns 33!

January 3, 2016, marks the 33rd anniversary of the start of the Puʻu ʻŌʻō eruption.

Read the full story

Posted in Featured, Sci-Tech, Videos, Volcano0 Comments

The sun angle was ideal this morning to show the complex texture on the surface of the lava lake in Halemaʻumaʻu Crater at Kīlauea's summit. Spattering was active in the southeast portion of the lake. For scale, the lake is about 230 meters or 755 feet across. Photo taken Wednesday, December 30, 2015 courtesy of USGS/HVO

Volcano Watch: Kilauea activity update for December 31, 2015

During the past week, the summit lava lake level varied between about 35 and 64 m (115–210 ft) below the vent rim within Halema‘uma‘u Crater.

Read the full story

Posted in Featured, Sci-Tech, Videos, Volcano0 Comments

As of 1 p.m. today (Dec 31) the Department of Health reported an additional 5 confirmed cases since yesterday bringing the total number of confirmed cases since the beginning of the outbreak to 195. These cases include 176 residents and 19 visitors.

Confirmed Dengue Fever cases rises to 195 Thursday (Dec 31)

As of 1 p.m. today (Dec 31) the Department of Health reported an additional 5 confirmed cases since yesterday bringing the total number of confirmed cases since the beginning of the outbreak to 195. These cases include 176 residents and 19 visitors.

Read the full story

Posted in Dengue Fever, Health0 Comments

Boys 14-and-Under 'Hoop Dreams'

HI-PAL basketball Winter basketball tournament results

Three-hundred eighteen youth, ages 5 to 14, participated in the 35th Annual Hawaiʻi Police Activities League (HI-PAL) 2015 Winter Basketball Classic Tournament held December 26-29 in Hilo. A total of 36 teams participated in the six divisions with games played at the Edith Kanakaʻole Indoor Tennis Stadium, Andrews Gym, Hilo Armory and Afook Chinen Civic […]

Read the full story

Posted in Basketball, Sports0 Comments

The Hakalau Bridge located mauka of Highway 19 on Kanna Road, between Chin Chuck Road and Kaiwiki-Homestead Road will be closed for repair work starting on Monday, January 4, 2016 beginning at 7:00 a.m. and will remain closed for the duration of the project.

Hakalau Bridge on Kanna road to close for repairs

The Hakalau Bridge located mauka of Highway 19 on Kanna Road, between Chin Chuck Road and Kaiwiki-Homestead Road will be closed for repair work starting on Monday, January 4, 2016 beginning at 7:00 a.m. and will remain closed for the duration of the project.

Read the full story

Posted in News0 Comments

Alameda-Souza

Police are searching for two men wanted on warrants

Hawaiʻi Island police are searching for two men wanted in East Hawaiiʻi on outstanding warrants. Christian E. Alameda, 41, is wanted for three failure to appear and contempt of court warrants. He is also being sought for questioning in other ongoing investigations. He is described as 5-foot-6, 170 pounds with brown eyes and black hair. […]

Read the full story

Posted in News0 Comments

Eddie Seenarine

Police are searching for a Volcano man reported missing

Hawaiʻi Island police are searching for a 50-year-old Volcano man who was reported missing on December 25. Eddie Seenarine was last seen in the Volcano area on September 30. He is described as 5-foot-9, 176 pounds with brown eyes and black hair. Police ask anyone with any information on his whereabouts to call the Police […]

Read the full story

Posted in News3 Comments

Pohakuloa Training Area entrance Hawaii 24/7 file photo

Army to enforce no-smoking law starting January 1, 2016

The U.S. Army in Hawaii has enacted a policy effective Jan. 1, 2016, that complies with the new Hawaii state smoking law. The new state law raises the minimum age to purchase, possess or consume a tobacco product from 18 to 21 years of age. The law also makes it illegal to sell or furnish […]

Read the full story

Posted in Health, News1 Comment

20151230-hdoh-dengue-fever-map-t

Eight new confirmed Dengue Fever cases increases the total to 190 Wednesday (Dec 30)

As of 1 p.m. today (Dec 30) the Department of Health reported an additional 8 confirmed cases since yesterday bringing the total number of confirmed cases since the beginning of the outbreak to 190.

Read the full story

Posted in Dengue Fever, Featured, Health0 Comments

Hawai‘i Electric Light Company announces a partial lane closure along sections of Highway 190 from just west of the Saddle Road Junction (17-mile marker) to Pu‘uwa‘awa‘a (25-mile marker) from early January through late March 2016. The closure will allow crews to upgrade transmission lines and equipment to improve system reliability.

Partial lane closure on Hwy 190 for HELCO power line improvements

Hawai‘i Electric Light Company announces a partial lane closure along sections of Highway 190 from just west of the Saddle Road Junction (17-mile marker) to Pu‘uwa‘awa‘a (25-mile marker) from early January through late March 2016. The closure will allow crews to upgrade transmission lines and equipment to improve system reliability.

Read the full story

Posted in News0 Comments

Star Wars: The Force Awakens will play at 12:15 p.m. Saturday (Jan 2) at the Ward Theatres and will be the first open captioning and audio description movie showings for deaf and visually impaired movie goers under the new law.

New law requires movie chains to offer open captioning and audio descriptions in theatres

A bill introduced by Kauai Representative James Tokioka (Wailua Homesteads, Hanamaulu, Lihue, Puhi, Old Koloa Town, Omao), and signed into law by Governor David Ige will make Hawaii the first state in the nation to accommodate for the hearing and visually impaired at movie theatres statewide.

Read the full story

Posted in Entertainment0 Comments

Hawaiʻi Island police will conduct island-wide DUI checkpoints and patrols throughout the holiday weekend and intend to enforce all traffic laws, as always.

The public is reminded that a driver’s license, registration, license plates, registration and safety sticker are required to operate a motor vehicle on public roads.

Police to conduct island-wide DUI checkpoints during holiday weekend

Hawaiʻi Island police will conduct island-wide DUI checkpoints and patrols throughout the holiday weekend and intend to enforce all traffic laws, as always. The public is reminded that a driver’s license, registration, license plates, registration and safety sticker are required to operate a motor vehicle on public roads.

Read the full story

Posted in News0 Comments

A 26-year-old man and an 86-year-old woman, both from Keaʻau, were killed Tuesday (December 29) in a three-vehicle traffic collision on the Keaʻau-Pāhoa Road (Route 130) in the area of the 2-mile marker in Keaʻau.

The 26-year-old was identified as Sean Magee of a Keaʻau address. The 86-year-old was identified as Eleanor Benedict, also of a Keaʻau address.

Two killed in Keaau crash Tuesday (Dec 29)

A 26-year-old man and an 86-year-old woman, both from Keaʻau, were killed Tuesday (December 29) in a three-vehicle traffic collision on the Keaʻau-Pāhoa Road (Route 130) in the area of the 2-mile marker in Keaʻau. The 26-year-old was identified as Sean Magee of a Keaʻau address. The 86-year-old was identified as Eleanor Benedict, also of […]

Read the full story

Posted in News0 Comments

 

 

Become a fan on facebook

 

 

Quantcast