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All systems are go for a new covered play court at Prince Jonah Kuhio Kalanianaole Elementary and Intermediate School in Papaikou.
Humanity Hale, a nonprofit in Kona, will launch a series of programs this summer designed to help youth who have experienced trauma learn how to move forward.
An inter-agency warrant sweep by officers from the Hawaii Police Department, Hawaii State Sheriff’s Department and Department of Land and Natural Resources was conducted in Hilo on Tuesday, resulting in the arrest of 10 wanted individuals for a total of 21 outstanding warrants.
Gov. David Ige recently released $700,000 in capital improvement project funding to finance design and land for rehabilitation of Kolekole Stream Bridge on Hawaii Belt Road north of Hilo.
Just under 9,000 new COVID-19 cases were reported statewide over the last seven days, with Hawaii County reporting 1,102 new cases, an increase of over 250 from the week prior.
Of the nine County Council seats up for election this year, all but two incumbents have drawn challengers, with just two weeks remaining before the June 7 filing deadline.
Two Big Island teachers were recognized this year for showcasing their potential and growth in the Hawaii Department of Education.
Morgan “Max” Victor’s family describe him as “the life of the party.”
Mayor Mitch Roth issued a statement Tuesday condemning the actions an arsonist or arsonists who on Sunday torched four Department of Parks and Recreation vehicles.
At the direction of President Joe Biden, Gov. David Ige has ordered that the U.S. flag and the Hawaii state flag will be flown at half-staff at the state capitol and upon all state offices and agencies, as well as the Hawaii National Guard, immediately, until sunset on Saturday.
HONOLULU — The University of Hawaii said Tuesday it will require masks indoors across its 10-campus system amid a spike in COVID-19 cases in the islands.
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