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HVNP announces overflight schedule


Hawaii Volcanoes National Park announces flight plans for November 2020.

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Content provided by the “Hawaii Tribune-Herald.”

Accessed on 01 November 2020, 1409 UTC, Post 21,779.


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Three lawsuits filed against PGV

A trio of lawsuits have been filed in Hilo Circuit Court, requesting an environmental review be completed before Puna Geothermal Venture, which was partially destroyed by lava two years ago, is allowed to produce electricity.

Building code won’t meet deadline

Hawaii County is not going to meet a state-imposed deadline to revamp its building code and two county council members are prevailing upon Gov. David Ige to allow an extension.

County closes Wailea bridge for emergency repairs

Residents and motorists who frequent the Wailea area are advised that the county Department of Public Works Engineering Division is closing Kaahakini Stream Bridge for emergency repairs due to water damage compromising the bridge’s integrity and stability and creating an imminent threat of collapse.

Police seek leads on missing woman

Police are seeking the public’s help to find 24-year-old, Espernanzania “Hope” Hernandez, who was last seen in the Mountain View at about 11 a.m. Saturday.

Coffee leaf rust hits Hawaii Island

A sample of a rust fungus collected at a residence in Hilo has been tentatively identified by the United States Department of Agriculture Agricultural Research Service in Hilo as coffee leaf rust.

Program created for displaced workers

The Department of Business, Economic Development &Tourism announced nonprofit organizations, the private sector and government have joined together to launch a program using federal Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act funding to support Hawaii’s economy by matching businesses with up to 650 workers who have been displaced in the current economic crisis.

Portions of North Hawaii under water conservation notice

The county Department of Water Supply was issued a water conservation notice for the following areas because of a prolonged lack of rainfall: Ahualoa to Anekona Estates — including Honokaia, Puukapu, Nienie, Waimea town, Lalamilo Farm Lots, portions of Mana Road, portions of Mamalahoa Highway (Route 19) and Waiemi Place.

Judge: Ex-CIA officer spy case too complex for speedy trial

HONOLULU — A case against a former CIA officer accused of spying for China is too complex for a trial to happen until at least September 2021, a judge ruled Thursday.


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