Navy finds Rd Hill Well contaminated with petroleum.
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The Navy has detected petroleum products in its Red Hill drinking water well, which has been shut down since Sunday. Read more
Congress on Thursday gave final approval to legislation to keep the government funded through mid-February, after Republicans dropped a threat to force a shutdown over the Biden administration’s vaccine mandates. Read more
Hawaii Department of Health State Laboratories Division today confirmed the first known case of the more contagious omicron variant has been detected in Hawaii. Read more
Navy Secretary Carlos Del Toro is expected in Honolulu next week, raising optimism that contaminated water suspected of originating from a Navy fuel storage facility will become a bigger issue. Read more
The weekend forecast calls winds gusting over 100 mph and a possible foot of snow for the Big Island summits, forecasters said. Read more
The 6-7 Rainbow Warriors are expected to face Memphis of the American Athletic Conference on Christmas Eve at the Ching Complex. Read more
Today’s new confirmed and probable infection count by island includes 52 new cases on Oahu, 17 on Hawaii island, 18 on Maui, 34 on Kauai and six Hawaii residents diagnosed outside the state. One case was removed from the total for Molokai. Read more
Merrie Monarch Festival organizers are planning to move forward with a hula competition this April with a limited live audience, but will not be selling tickets to the general public. Read more
Hundreds of military families around Pearl Harbor have complained that their water smells or tastes like fuel. “The Navy’s water system is contaminated with petroleum,” Hawaii Rep. Kai Kahele said during a hearing of the House Armed Services Committee. Read more
The robbery occurred at Segway of Hawaii at the Coral Commercial Center on Auahi Street at about 5:10 a.m. Read more
The lineup of shows includes the local premiere of “Beautiful: The Carole King Musical” and the return of the Andrew Lloyd Webber musical “Cats.” Read more
ASSOCIATED PRESS Authorities in Los Angeles have announced more than a dozen arrests in recent smash-and-grab thefts at stores where nearly $340,000 worth of merchandise was stolen, part of a rash of organized retail crime in California. Read more
The dispute threatens the start of spring training on Feb. 16 and opening day on March 31. Read more
A prosecutor considering criminal charges against the parents of a boy accused of killing four students at a Michigan school said their actions went “far beyond negligence” and that the gun “seems to have been just freely available” to the teenager. Read more
The Memphis Grizzlies broke the NBA record for margin of victory today, beating the Oklahoma City Thunder 152-79. Read more
A former housekeeper testified that two women who have accused Jeffrey Epstein of sexually abusing them as teens were repeated visitors to his Palm Beach mansion, summoned by Epstein or his associate Ghislaine Maxwell. Read more
While some states, like California and New York, accept digital records as proof of vaccination to allow entry into restaurants and other businesses, states like Alabama, Arkansas and Florida have banned their use. Read more
Police recovered an AR-15 rifle at that home that was believed to have been used in the shooting of Jacqueline Avant. Read more
The man tested positive after returning home to Minnesota, health officials in that state said. Read more
Chancellor Angela Merkel announced the measures after a meeting with federal and state leaders, as the nation again topped 70,000 newly confirmed cases in a 24-hour period. Read more
Along with the videos, which included Goodale and the woman having sex, he posted the woman’s full name, phone number and address. Read more