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High surf warning extended for Hawaii Island until Monday.

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High Surf Warning Extended for Big Island till Monday

The National Weather Service has extended a high surf advisory for Big Island’s west-facing shores to 6 a.m. Monday, Jan. 10.
Jan 09, 2022 06:30 am

8 Inmates Test Positive at Hawai‘i Community Correctional Center

The latest COVID-19 testing updates received for the correctional facilities were released on Friday, Jan. 7.
Jan 08, 2022 03:00 pm

‘Final Moments of Their Lives’ : Astronomers Observe Massive Star’s Explosion

For the very first time, astronomers have imaged in real time the dramatic end to a red supergiant’s life, watching the massive star’s rapid self-destruction and final death throes before it collapsed into a Type II supernova.
Jan 08, 2022 12:00 pm

Big Island Lands 408 New COVID Cases Saturday

The Hawaiʻi Department of Health reported 4,204 new COVID-19 cases Saturday, bringing the statewide total to 138,646. One new fatality was reported.
Jan 08, 2022 09:24 am

Weekly Road Closures: Jan.8-14

The County of Hawai‘i released its weekly road closures for the week of Jan. 8-14. Lane closure schedules may change at any time without further notice. All projects are weather permitting.
Jan 08, 2022 06:30 am

Waimea Cherry Blossom Festival Cancelled due to COVID

The County of Hawai‘i Department of Parks and Recreation cancelled the Waimea Cherry Blossom Heritage Festival due to the COVID-19 surge on the Big Island.
Jan 07, 2022 04:37 pm

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