Police ID woman killed in Nanawale crash and arrest driver | Hawaii 24/7


Police have identified the 22-year-old Pahoa woman who was killed Saturday (April 9) from injuries she sustained in a one-vehicle crash on Nanawale Boulevard. The victim was identified as Shyla … Source: Police ID woman killed in Nanawale crash and arrest driver | Hawaii 24/7 (http://www.hawaii247.com/2016/04/11/police-id-woman-killed-in-nanwale-crash-and-arrest-driver/). Accessed on 12 April 2016, 15:05 hrs, UTC. Reporter:  John … Continue reading Police ID woman killed in Nanawale crash and arrest driver | Hawaii 24/7

Body found near Stainback Highaway in 2013 reclassified as murder victim | Hawaii 24/7


Hawaiʻi Island police detectives have completed their investigation into the 2013 discovery of a body in Hilo. On January 18, 2013, police discovered a badly decomposed body off the “ATV Trail P… Source: Body found near Stainback Highaway in 2013 reclassified as murder victim | Hawaii 24/7 (http://www.hawaii247.com/2016/03/24/body-found-near-stainback-murder-victim). Accessed on 25 March 2016, 07:13 hrs, UTC. … Continue reading Body found near Stainback Highaway in 2013 reclassified as murder victim | Hawaii 24/7

Free household hazardous waste collection in March | Hawaii 24/7


MEDIA RELEASE Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) collection events will occur between 8:30 a.m. and 3:30 p.m., as follows: * Saturday, March 5, 2016 at the Waimea Recycling and Transfer Station. * Sun… Source: Free household hazardous waste collection in March | Hawaii 24/7 (http://www.hawaii247.com/2016/03/02/free-hazardous-waste-collection-in-march). Accessed on 02 March 2016, 15:06 hrs, UTC. The next free household … Continue reading Free household hazardous waste collection in March | Hawaii 24/7

Very strong quake in Indian Ocean, no tsunami threat to Hawaii | Hawaii 24/7


This earthquake was in the Indian Ocean. No tsunami threat to Hawaii. Potential tsunami threat to areas in the Indian Ocean. People in the Indian Ocean area should seek information from regional ts… Source: Very strong quake in Indian Ocean, no tsunami threat to Hawaii | Hawaii 24/7 (http://www.hawaii247.com/2016/03/02/very-strong-quake-in-indian-ocean-no-tsunami-threat-to-hawaii/). Accessed on 02 March 2016, 14:52 hrs, … Continue reading Very strong quake in Indian Ocean, no tsunami threat to Hawaii | Hawaii 24/7

Police fire on suspect, leaves one dead, one in critical condition


Hawaiʻi Island police are investigating an officer involved shooting that occurred just after midnight at a shopping center located off of Kanoelehua Avenue in Hilo. The immediate area where the sh… Sourced through Scoop.it from: http://www.hawaii247.com Hawaii police identified the dead man as 38-year-old Ronald Barawis, Jr. of Kailua-Kona, a fugitive who was armed and … Continue reading Police fire on suspect, leaves one dead, one in critical condition

Two sent to hospital after being swept into the ocean in Keauhou Saturday (Jan 16)


At 12:33 p.m. Saturday (Jan 16) Rescue crews responded to the ‘End of the World’ shoreline area near Alii Drive in Keauhou after two people were swept into the ocean. A group of youn… Sourced through Scoop.it from: http://www.hawaii247.com The two people were venturing into nearby tide pools when large waves swept them into the … Continue reading Two sent to hospital after being swept into the ocean in Keauhou Saturday (Jan 16)

ATV accident sends three to hospital Sunday (Jan 17)


Fire/rescue responded to a 12:47 p.m. alarm Sunday (Jan 17) to Keanakolu Road/Mana Road to the cabins area due to an All Terrain Vehicle accident. Sourced through Scoop.it from: http://www.hawaii247.com The ATV accident occurred off-road on a trail near the intersection of Keanakolu Road and Mana Road.  A Hawaii County rescue helicopter took one injured … Continue reading ATV accident sends three to hospital Sunday (Jan 17)