Open Casting Call for Movie Being Filmed on the Big Island | Hawaii News and Island Information


Here is your chance to appear in a movie on the Big Island. This is an open casting call for the feature film The Medicine Runner! Looking for men, women, and families (ages 5 to 85) to work as actors for the upcoming David L. Cunningham picture, filming this month. Looking to cast for speaking… … Continue reading Open Casting Call for Movie Being Filmed on the Big Island | Hawaii News and Island Information

3.2 Magnitude Earthquake – Honoka’a | Hawaii News and Island Information


A 3.2 magnitude earthquake just shook the east side of the Big Island of Hawaii this afternoon in the Honoka'a area. No tsunami was generated from this earthquake. Source: 3.2 Magnitude Earthquake – Honoka’a | Hawaii News and Island Information (http://www.damontucker.com/2016/10/07/3-2-magnitude-earthquake-honokaa/). Accessed on 08 October 2016, 04:50 hrs, UTC. Reporter:  Damon Tucker. Please click link to … Continue reading 3.2 Magnitude Earthquake – Honoka’a | Hawaii News and Island Information

Big Island Police Arrest Man Wanted in Texas on Sex Assaults & Traffic Incidents | Hawaii News and Island Information


Hawaiʻi Island police have located 30-year-old Joshua Corbin, who was wanted for sexual assault and traffic incidents. He was arrested in Hilo at 10:45 a.m. Tuesday (September 13). He is being held at the Hilo police cellblock while detectives from the Juvenile Aid Section, which is responsible for investigating sexual assaults, continue the investigation. Source: … Continue reading Big Island Police Arrest Man Wanted in Texas on Sex Assaults & Traffic Incidents | Hawaii News and Island Information

Hurricane Warning Discontinued for Hawaii County | Hawaii News and Island Information


The Hurricane Warning has been discontinued for Hawaii County. A Tropical Storm Warning is now in effect for Hawaii County. At 1100 AM HST (2100 UTC), the center of Hurricane Madeline was located near latitude 18.6 North, longitude 154.2 West. Madeline is moving toward the west near 13 mph (20 km/h). This general motion is… … Continue reading Hurricane Warning Discontinued for Hawaii County | Hawaii News and Island Information

Darby Almost Done on the Big Island – Steady Weakening Anticipated | Hawaii News and Island Information


Tropical Storm Darby is beginning to move past the Big Island of Hawaii. A Tropical Storm Warning has been issued for Kauai County, including the islands of Kauai and Niihau. The 53rd Weather Reconnaissance Squadron flew through Darby for a good portion of the day, and departed the storm just before the poorly-defined center came… … Continue reading Darby Almost Done on the Big Island – Steady Weakening Anticipated | Hawaii News and Island Information

Hawaii Governor Announces Allocation of $12M for Homelessness Eeffort | Hawaii News and Island Information


Gov. David Ige has announced that $12M in funding will be focused on the most visible and chronically homeless people in Hawai‘i.  The appropriation, provided by the Hawai‘i State Legislature during the regular session, was appropriated to the Department of Human Services (DHS) with the flexibility for DHS to allocate. “We know that addressing homelessness… … Continue reading Hawaii Governor Announces Allocation of $12M for Homelessness Eeffort | Hawaii News and Island Information

Aloha Darby! | Hawaii News and Island Information


Darby continues to maintain deep convection near its center, and in fact the convective cloud tops have cooled a bit over the past several hours. The current intensity estimate, 55 kt, is unchanged from the past advisory and is consistent with the latest Dvorak estimate from TAFB. The storm should encounter modestly increasing vertical shear… … Continue reading Aloha Darby! | Hawaii News and Island Information