The state Commission on Water Resource Management support order to suspend Red Hill operations.
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The state Commission on Water Resource Management is supporting the immediate suspension of operations at the Red Hill Bulk Fuel Storage Facility. Read more
Today’s new confirmed and probable infection count by island includes 2,974 new cases on Oahu, 408 on Hawaii island, 564 on Maui, 185 on Kauai, 12 on Molokai, five on Lanai, and 56 Hawaii residents diagnosed outside the state. Read more
President Joe Biden, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer and former President Barack Obama spoke at an invitation-only memorial for late Senate leader Harry Reid. Read more
Long Beach State whittled a 16-point deficit to 71-67 with 15 seconds left, but University of Hawaii guard JoVon McClanahan hit one of two free throws for a cushion. Read more
Hawaii senior Amy Atwell capped a 20-point performance with a go-ahead layup with 5.3 seconds left to lift the Rainbow Wahine basketball team to a 54-52 win over Cal State Fullerton in its delayed Big West opener tonight. Read more
The last portion of the 21-foot (6.5-meter) mirror swung into place at flight controllers’ command, completing the unfolding of the James Webb Space Telescope. Read more
A four-car-crash left a 71-year-old man initially in critical condition and three injured in Aiea. Read more
Honolulu police are looking for the assailant in the attempted murder of a 21-year-old man Friday afternoon at a park in Waianae. Read more
Improvements to Koloa Elementary School include new sidewalks, crosswalks and Americans with Disabilities Act ramps. Read more
Smaller islands are expected to see surf peak at 20 to 30 feet tonight. Read more
Yao Pan Ma’s attack drew national attention as part of a rise in anti-Asian hate crimes in New York and around the country. Read more
Police in Santa Fe, N.M., obtained a search warrant more than three weeks ago granting it access to information on Baldwin’s phone related to the fatal shooting on the “Rust” film set. Read more
More than 4 feet of snow fell in the area of the Murree Hills resort overnight Friday and early Saturday, trapping thousands of cars on roadways. Read more
Mexican officials welcomed the arrival of the shipment at the airport in Toluca, just west of Mexico City, and said the vaccines will be used to inoculate teachers. Read more
The Marine Corps has issued a “do not use” advisory for the tap water at its Manana Housing Community in Pearl City due to a low chlorine reading on a recent water sample and “visual indications of a potential bacterial issue.” Read more
Hawaii public school officials report 1,800+ teacher absences; Chaminade joins shift to virtual classes
In public schools, 1,812 teachers were absent today, or approximately 14% of 12,800 teachers statewide, according to state Department of Education data. Read more
Kauai Police Department Sgt. David Banquel, with 17 years of service on the force, died of complications related to COVID-19. Read more
The emergency proclamation gives Gov. Ige the ability to spend appropriated state funds to protect the residents and visitors of Kauai. Read more
Hawaii dropped a set for the first time since last April, but still dominated Loyola-Chicago in a men’s volleyball match Friday at SimpliFi Arena at the Stan Sheriff Center. Read more
Police arrested a 34-year-old man for allegedly not paying for refreshments at a Kaimuki eatery. Read more
Police said the attack was unprovoked. Read more