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Hawaii County awarded $375,000 to control little fire ants

MEDIA RELEASE The Hawaii County Department of Parks and Recreation has partnered with County Councilman Dennis “Fresh” Onishi to obtain $375,000 to control little fire ant infestations island-wide. The State Department of Agriculture is providing $200,000, and the Hawaii Invasive Species Council has awarded a grant of $175,000 that will allow the Department of Parks […]

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Mayor Kenoi submits operating budget to the Hawaii County Council

This FY 2014-2015 budget is $9,403,477 or 2.3 percent larger than the budget in effect when this administration took office in 2008. During the past five years of budget challenges caused by the national and international recession, we have continued to invest in county infrastructure while restricting spending and coping with increased health care and […]

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Hilo recreation office to close for fumigation January 29-30, 2013

The County of Hawai‘i Department of Parks and Recreation announces the temporary closure of its Recreation Office located within Aunty Sally Kaleohano’s Lū‘au Hale at 799 Pi‘ilani St. in Hilo.

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County offices to issue state ID cards beginning Wednesday (Jan 2)

The County of Hawai’i will add staff at its Hilo and Kona driver’s license offices in January to try to expedite applications for licenses and state identification cards, but county managers are asking members of the public to be patient if they encounter unusually long lines or delays during the first week of the New […]

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Memorial books honoring Senator Inouye available for signing at Mayor’s office

The public is invited to come in to sign memorial books and remember a man who did so much for the people of Hawai‘i for so long. At the end of next week, the books will be sent to the Inouye family.

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The ‘Magic of the Season’ continues at the Hawaii County building in Hilo

Free fun, food and festivities for the whole family will be part of the County of Hawaii’s 2nd Annual holiday open house – the Magic of the Season.

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County building in Hilo to host ‘Magic of the Season’ Dec 10–21, 2012

Free fun, food and festivities for the whole family will be part of the County of Hawai‘i’s 2nd Annual holiday open house – the Magic of the Season – to be held December 10-21 at the Hawai‘i County Building in Hilo.

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The polling place at Waikoloa School was busy during the last hour of voting. Photography by Baron Sekiya | Hawaii 24/7

2012 General Election Results

Kenoi tops Kim; Roth in as prosecutor; new slate of council members

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Police department to start recruitment for new officers

The Hawaiʻi County Department of Human Resources will be recruiting applicants for Police Officer positions beginning next week. Recruitment will be open from midnight on Sunday, October 7, until 11:59 p.m. on Friday, October 19. Applicants must apply using the County of Hawaiʻi Job Opportunities web page.

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County initiates independent geothermal health study

To help inform good decision making on the use of that fund, the county Department of Research and Development has contracted for an independent joint fact finding study to help lay the groundwork for future geothermal health studies to be conducted in the Puna community.

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Hawaii County Prosecutor Candidate Forum at UH-Hilo

Hawaii County Prosecutor candidate forum at the University of Hawaii at Hilo media symposium.

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Hawaii County Mayoral Forum at UH-Hilo

Hawaii County Mayoral Forum at the University of Hawaii at Hilo’s media symposium.

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Police and members of the County Administration are holding an informational meeting Tuesday (September 11) night regarding the recent rash of burglaries and car thefts in the County of Hawaiʻi, and particularly in Kona.

Police meeting regarding burglaries and car thefts in Kona Tuesday (Sept 11)

Police and members of the County Administration are holding an informational meeting Tuesday (September 11) night regarding the recent rash of burglaries and car thefts in the County of Hawaiʻi, and particularly in Kona.

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The upper parking lot at Hilo’s Gilbert Carvalho Park. Photography by Baron Sekiya | Hawaii 24/7

County adds addition parking at Hilo’s Carvalho Park

The County of Hawai‘i Department of Parks and Recreation announces that on Thursday, Aug. 16, it will reopen the recently constructed upper parking lot at Hilo’s Gilbert Carvalho Park. Located mauka of the park’s baseball field, the new lot provides nearly an acre of safe, off-street parking for the public’s use.

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