The state House of Representatives approves more than $130M in capital improvements for Hawaii Island.
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Toby Taniguchi, president and chief operating officer of KTA Super Stores and a longtime business and community leader on Hawaii Island, was appointed to the board of directors of Hawaiian Electric.
Dante Orpilla spray paints a mural Thursday at a building on Keawe Street in Hilo. Orpilla modeled the painting after Kristina Waiau of Hilo, who dances hula. Orpilla and other artists are attempting to paint more murals to decorate downtown with color to celebrate Merrie Monarch this June.
The Big Island, as well as the entire state, remains under a flash flood watch until 6 a.m. Saturday.
The threat of thunderstorms and heavy rain, as well as a half-foot of snow over the Mauna Loa and Maunakea summits, has prompted watches for the entire state, including the Big Island, starting this evening and continuing until early Saturday.
The state Department of Health is advising consumers to dispose of or return selected 15-ounce cans of S&W Organic Black Beans, 15-ounce cans of O Organic Brand Black Beans and 15-ounce cans of O Organic Brand Chili Beans.
A determination has yet to be made on a proposal to impose a temporary closure of Kailua Pier starting next Saturday.
The National Weather Service in Honolulu issued a flash flood watch for the entire state, including the Big Island, for tonight through early Saturday morning.