New weight restrictions impact emergency impact emergency responders, truckers, and mass transit.
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Kolekole Bridge disruption: Emergency weight limit impacts emergency responders, truckers, mass transit
State Sen. Lorraine Inouye on Friday said the state Department of Transportation is declaring the area of Hawaii Belt Road near Kolekole Bridge a “traffic emergency zone.”
Nearly two dozen Big Island schools have signed up to provide COVID-19 tests to students and faculty as part of a program offered through the state Department of Health.
Current and former Puna residents were dismayed to learn Hawaii County will not use federal funds to restore certain infrastructure destroyed by the 2018 Kilauea eruption.
Astronomers using the Subaru Telescope believe they have found evidence of a ninth planet in the solar system.
About 250 people lined the sidewalks Saturday on Kamehameha Avenue to express dissent and opposition to vaccine and mask mandates set by the state and county government.
The Big Island reported 89 new COVID-19 cases Friday, pushing the island’s tally to 9,296 since late February 2020. Hawaii health officials reported a total of 581 new cases of COVID-19 bringing the state’s case total to 74,437. Fifteen death were also reported statewide, the highest single day total since the start of the pandemic including six on the Big Island.
PAGO PAGO, American Samoa — American Samoa, a U.S. territory in the Pacific, reported its first case of coronavirus on Friday.
The state Department of Health today reported 581 new confirmed and probable COVID-19 cases in Hawaii, including 89 new infections on the Big Island.
Instead of spending time with friends or working over the summer, three Hawaii Island young adults volunteered for months and built a tiny home from scratch for a family in need.
A new report authored by Hawaii researchers highlights the value of separating public health data in order to identify and address racial disparities.
A retired police officer is scheduled to face trial for allegedly stealing cocaine from an evidence locker in the Hilo Police Station and intimidating a witness.
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