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Man indicted on charges after accident that killed a Hawaii island fire dept. captain - KHON2
Man indicted on charges after accident that killed a Hawaii island fire dept. captain  KHON2

Christopher Raymond Helmlinger has been indicted on manslaughter and negligent homicide charges, after an accident last month that killed Hawaii Island Fire ...


Posted on Sat, 15 Jun 2019 04:52:00 GMT



Captain Cook home destroyed Sunday in fire - West Hawaii Today
Captain Cook home destroyed Sunday in fire  West Hawaii Today

A Captain Cook home was destroyed in a fire Sunday afternoon that started when an oil filled lamp fell onto floor. The occupant was able to evacuate the house ...


Posted on Mon, 17 Jun 2019 10:05:00 GMT



Hawaii Fire Department veteran killed in crash - Hawaii Tribune-Herald (subscription)
Hawaii Fire Department veteran killed in crash  Hawaii Tribune-Herald (subscription)

KAILUA-KONA — A Hawaii Fire Department veteran was killed in a three-vehicle crash Wednesday morning on Mamalahoa Highway near the North ...


Posted on Thu, 23 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Hawaii Rescue Personnel Airlift Dog and Owner From Tidepools - U.S. News & World Report
Hawaii Rescue Personnel Airlift Dog and Owner From Tidepools  U.S. News & World Report

HONOLULU (AP) — A hiker and his injured dog were airlifted to safety by a Honolulu Fire Department helicopter.


Posted on Mon, 17 Jun 2019 03:59:00 GMT



Hawaii County Fire Department to hold celebration of life for captain killed in crash - Honolulu Star-Advertiser
Hawaii County Fire Department to hold celebration of life for captain killed in crash  Honolulu Star-Advertiser

The Hawaii County Fire Department is holding a celebration of life and funeral procession for Capt. David Alan Mahon on Saturday afternoon. Mahon, 49, was ...


Posted on Thu, 30 May 2019 02:15:00 GMT



Fire on the ridge - Thegardenisland.com
Fire on the ridge  Thegardenisland.com

KOKEE — The sun cast a shade, shrouded by thick smoke and clouds on the Westside of the island Sunday as families enjoyed their Father's Day along Kekaha ...


Posted on Mon, 17 Jun 2019 10:05:00 GMT



Scores come out to celebrate the life of Hawaii Fire Department veteran David Mahon - Hawaii Tribune Herald
Scores come out to celebrate the life of Hawaii Fire Department veteran David Mahon  Hawaii Tribune Herald

KAILUA-KONA — Hundreds gathered along side the streets of Kailua-Kona and inside a ballroom at the Sheraton Kona Resort and Spa at Keauhou Bay on ...


Posted on Sun, 02 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Pauoa fire intentionally set, Honolulu Fire Department says - Honolulu Star-Advertiser
Pauoa fire intentionally set, Honolulu Fire Department says  Honolulu Star-Advertiser

A vehicle fire in Pauoa determined to be intentionally set caused $47,000 in damage, according to the Honolulu Fire Department. Eleven units with more than 45 ...


Posted on Sun, 19 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



UPDATE: Kokee Road remains closed as firefighters battle brush fire - KITV Honolulu
UPDATE: Kokee Road remains closed as firefighters battle brush fire  KITV Honolulu

Two Airborne Aviation helicopters are working alongside Air 1 in making water drops to the area.


Posted on Mon, 17 Jun 2019 17:11:00 GMT



Leeward Oahu brush fire deemed intentionally set - Hawaii News Now
Leeward Oahu brush fire deemed intentionally set  Hawaii News Now

KAPOLEI, Hawaii (HawaiiNewsNow) -A small two-acre fire in Kapolei was intentionally set, according to the Honolulu Fire Department. The fire began around ...


Posted on Thu, 13 Jun 2019 18:54:00 GMT



Man indicted in crash that killed HFD veteran - Hawaii Tribune Herald
Man indicted in crash that killed HFD veteran  Hawaii Tribune Herald

KAILUA-KONA — The driver of an SUV that reportedly struck and killed a veteran of the Hawaii Fire Department last month was indicted by a Kona grand jury.


Posted on Thu, 13 Jun 2019 10:05:00 GMT



Hawaii island firefighters rescue injured man at 12,500-foot level of Mauna Kea - Honolulu Star-Advertiser
Hawaii island firefighters rescue injured man at 12,500-foot level of Mauna Kea  Honolulu Star-Advertiser

A man in his 60s had to be rescued Monday night after suffering an apparent femur fracture while taking photos on a trail below the W.M. Keck Observatory atop ...


Posted on Tue, 11 Jun 2019 18:59:00 GMT



Fire Department funeral procession, ocean service for Fire Captain David Mahon - Hawaii 24/7
Fire Department funeral procession, ocean service for Fire Captain David Mahon  Hawaii 24/7

MEDIA RELEASE. On behalf of the Mahon family, the Hawai'i Fire Department announces that a Celebration of Life for Fire Captain David Mahon will take place ...


Posted on Thu, 30 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Brush fire still burning in Central Oahu almost fully contained - Hawaii News Now
Brush fire still burning in Central Oahu almost fully contained  Hawaii News Now

HONOLULU, Hawaii (HawaiiNewsNow) -A wildfire that reignited in Central Oahu is almost extinguished. More than a dozen firefighters first responded to the fire ...


Posted on Mon, 27 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Rescuers navigate Maunakea terrain during difficult rescue - West Hawaii Today
Rescuers navigate Maunakea terrain during difficult rescue  West Hawaii Today

MAUNAKEA — Fire rescue personnel from Pohakuloa Training Area braved difficult terrain to rescue a male party with a fractured femur on the summit of ...


Posted on Tue, 11 Jun 2019 10:05:00 GMT



Hawaii island firefighters douse Keaau house fire - Honolulu Star-Advertiser
Hawaii island firefighters douse Keaau house fire  Honolulu Star-Advertiser

Hawaii island firefighters responded to an early morning residential fire at the Hawaiian Paradise Park subdivision in Keaau. Firefighters responded to the blaze ...


Posted on Mon, 10 Jun 2019 20:02:00 GMT



Prosecutors have Halloween homicide case - Hawaii Tribune-Herald (subscription)
Prosecutors have Halloween homicide case  Hawaii Tribune-Herald (subscription)

KAILUA-KONA — Prosecutors have the case of a 6-year-old boy who died on Halloween at Lailani Apartments in Kealakehe. More than seven months have ...


Posted on Sun, 16 Jun 2019 10:05:00 GMT



Hawaii Island Rescuers Retrieve Woman Who Fell into Rainbow Falls - Firehouse.com
Hawaii Island Rescuers Retrieve Woman Who Fell into Rainbow Falls  Firehouse.com

An HFD helicopter dropped off a rescue specialist who swam toward the woman to conduct a patient assessment.


Posted on Sun, 09 Jun 2019 13:33:21 GMT



HOVE home lost in fire - West Hawaii Today
HOVE home lost in fire  West Hawaii Today

The Hawaii Fire Department extinguished a fire that consumed a house in Hawaii Ocean View Estates Friday night. The lone occupant of the two-story single ...


Posted on Sat, 01 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Firefighters rescue woman at Rainbow Falls on Hawaii island - Honolulu Star-Advertiser
Firefighters rescue woman at Rainbow Falls on Hawaii island  Honolulu Star-Advertiser

Hawaii island rescuers Friday afternoon rescued a woman in her 20's who fell into the Rainbow Falls pond in Hilo. Just before 2 p.m. Friday, the Hawaii County ...


Posted on Sat, 08 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



53-year-old visitor dies in Kauai waters - Honolulu, Hawaii news, sports & weather - KITV Honolulu
53-year-old visitor dies in Kauai waters - Honolulu, Hawaii news, sports & weather  KITV Honolulu

A family member called 911 at approximately 3:25 p.m. when the man was seen unresponsive in the water.


Posted on Mon, 17 Jun 2019 00:49:00 GMT



Condition of toddler left in car improves - Hawaii Tribune-Herald (subscription)
Condition of toddler left in car improves  Hawaii Tribune-Herald (subscription)

LAURA RUMINSKI/West Hawaii Today file photo The condition of a 2-year-old girl who was left unattended in a car for nearly two hours in early May in the ...


Posted on Fri, 07 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Firefighters douse HPP house fire - West Hawaii Today
Firefighters douse HPP house fire  West Hawaii Today

Hawaii island firefighters responded to an early morning residential fire at the Hawaiian Paradise Park subdivision in Keaau. Firefighters responded to the blaze ...


Posted on Mon, 10 Jun 2019 10:05:00 GMT



Body of Hawaii soldier recovered by firefighters from Kailua Bay - ArmyTimes.com
Body of Hawaii soldier recovered by firefighters from Kailua Bay  ArmyTimes.com

Hawaii firefighters have recovered the body of a man believed to be a missing swimmer, officials said.


Posted on Mon, 03 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



New lawsuit filed over deadly Marco Polo fire - Hawaii News Now
New lawsuit filed over deadly Marco Polo fire  Hawaii News Now

HONOLULU, Hawaii (HawaiiNewsNow) -Another lawsuit has been filed over the worst high-rise fire in Hawaii's history. D.B. Insurance Co., the insurance ...


Posted on Wed, 22 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



California Tourist, 65, Dies in Apparent Shark Attack During Hawaii Vacation - PEOPLE.com
California Tourist, 65, Dies in Apparent Shark Attack During Hawaii Vacation  PEOPLE.com

A 65-year-old tourist died after an apparent shark attack off the coast of a Hawaii resort Saturday, PEOPLE can confirm.


Posted on Sun, 26 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Celebration of life set for firefighter killed in crash - Hawaii Tribune-Herald (subscription)
Celebration of life set for firefighter killed in crash  Hawaii Tribune-Herald (subscription)

KAILUA-KONA — A public celebration of life will be held Saturday for veteran Hawaii Fire Department Capt. David Alan Mahon, 49, who was killed last week in a ...


Posted on Thu, 30 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Helicopter crashes on roof of NYC skyscraper, killing pilot - Hawaii News Now
Helicopter crashes on roof of NYC skyscraper, killing pilot  Hawaii News Now

A helicopter crashed on the roof of a rain-shrouded midtown Manhattan skyscraper Monday, killing the pilot and briefly triggering memories of 9/11, after an ...


Posted on Mon, 10 Jun 2019 18:21:00 GMT



Schofield-based soldier who drowned while swimming off Kailua identified - Hawaii News Now
Schofield-based soldier who drowned while swimming off Kailua identified  Hawaii News Now

KAILUA, Hawaii (HawaiiNewsNow) - The Schofield Barracks-based soldier who drowned last week while swimming off Kailua has been identified as a ...


Posted on Sat, 01 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Officials searched 3 days for a lost hiker. Volunteers wouldn’t quit — and found her weeks later. - The Washington Post
Officials searched 3 days for a lost hiker. Volunteers wouldn’t quit — and found her weeks later.  The Washington Post

Volunteers endured the same conditions Amanda Eller faced as they searched. They slaughtered wild boars and picked through intestines to find human ...


Posted on Sun, 26 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Parades for Kamehameha Day, Pan-Pacific Festival make for busy weekend - Hawaii News Now
Parades for Kamehameha Day, Pan-Pacific Festival make for busy weekend  Hawaii News Now

It means three straight days of shutdowns for Kalakaua Avenue.


Posted on Sat, 08 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Injured dog, owner airlifted from Makapuu tidepools - Honolulu Star-Advertiser
Injured dog, owner airlifted from Makapuu tidepools  Honolulu Star-Advertiser

This morning at Makapuu tidepools, an injured dog and its owner were rescued by fire department personnel and airlifted to safety in a helicopter. “The alarm ...


Posted on Sun, 16 Jun 2019 00:45:00 GMT



Honolulu firefighters respond to fire at Kalihi Valley Homes - KITV Honolulu
Honolulu firefighters respond to fire at Kalihi Valley Homes  KITV Honolulu

Honolulu firefighters responded to a building fire in Unit G of Kalihi Valley Homes on Kalaunu Street.


Posted on Wed, 12 Jun 2019 01:41:00 GMT



40-year-old dies after nighttime diving accident in Hilo - Honolulu Star-Advertiser
40-year-old dies after nighttime diving accident in Hilo  Honolulu Star-Advertiser

A 40-year-old man died Friday while diving offshore at Onekahakaha Beach Park in Hilo. The Hawaii County Fire Department responded with four units and 11 ...


Posted on Sat, 18 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



3-alarm Pacific Heights Fire ruled "accidental" - KHON2
3-alarm Pacific Heights Fire ruled "accidental"  KHON2

UPDATE: The Honolulu Fire Department Investigators have concluded their investigation, and have determined that the fire was accidental.


Posted on Mon, 20 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Army identifies Hawaii drowning victim as 21-year-old field artilleryman - Stars and Stripes
Army identifies Hawaii drowning victim as 21-year-old field artilleryman  Stars and Stripes

The Army has identified the soldier who drowned in Hawaii on Friday as Pvt. Saije Anthony Daniel, 21, who was originally from Richmond, Va.


Posted on Tue, 04 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



City looking for lei donations, volunteers to help sew lei for Memorial Day ceremony - Honolulu Star-Advertiser
City looking for lei donations, volunteers to help sew lei for Memorial Day ceremony  Honolulu Star-Advertiser

It's time to sew a lei for Memorial Day festivities. City officials are once again seeking donations of lei, as well as volunteers to help make lei in advance of the ...


Posted on Mon, 20 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Family identifies 22-year-old man who died while swimming at Spitting Caves - Hawaii News Now
Family identifies 22-year-old man who died while swimming at Spitting Caves  Hawaii News Now

HONOLULU, Hawaii (HawaiiNewsNow) - The 22-year-old man who died Wednesday while swimming at a popular but dangerous East Oahu spot has been ...


Posted on Wed, 05 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



375 acres charred in Wahiawa wildland fire - Honolulu, Hawaii news, sports & weather - KITV Honolulu
375 acres charred in Wahiawa wildland fire - Honolulu, Hawaii news, sports & weather  KITV Honolulu

WAHIAWA, Hawaii - Seven Honolulu Fire Department units with 14 personnel battled a wildland fire Sunday in an area above Poamoho Stream and North of ...


Posted on Mon, 20 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Fire burns 500 acres - Thegardenisland.com
Fire burns 500 acres  Thegardenisland.com

POIPU — Firefighters on Wednesday afternoon were still battling the remnants of a brush fire that started more than 24 hours before in Mahaulepu. Steady winds ...


Posted on Thu, 13 Jun 2019 10:05:00 GMT



Traffic accident closed HWY 130 on Hawaii island - Honolulu, Hawaii news, sports & weather - KITV Honolulu
Traffic accident closed HWY 130 on Hawaii island - Honolulu, Hawaii news, sports & weather  KITV Honolulu

PUNA, HAWAII - Hawaii County Fire Department reports a woman in her 60's was hit by a SUV while walking along HWY 130. Officials say the woman was ...


Posted on Wed, 29 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Clear Lake man at the forefront of a harrowing rescue in Hawaii - KIMT 3
Clear Lake man at the forefront of a harrowing rescue in Hawaii  KIMT 3

Pete Vorhes is the pilot who spotted missing hiker Amanda Eller after she was lost for 17 days in a forest on the island.


Posted on Wed, 29 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Preliminary hearing set for Kona man in fatal collision - Hawaii Tribune-Herald (subscription)
Preliminary hearing set for Kona man in fatal collision  Hawaii Tribune-Herald (subscription)

TOM CALLIS/Tribune-Herald Christopher Helmlinger, left, stands next to defense attorney Michael Schlueter on Friday in Hilo Circuit Court. CHRISTOPHER ...


Posted on Sat, 25 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Shark warning signs posted at Kailua Bay as search continues for missing swimmer - Honolulu Star-Advertiser
Shark warning signs posted at Kailua Bay as search continues for missing swimmer  Honolulu Star-Advertiser

Rescue personnel aboard jet skis and helicopters searched Kailua Bay today for a man in his 20s, believed to be a Marine, who went missing while swimming ...


Posted on Sat, 01 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



21 charter amendments heading to 2020 ballot - Hawaii Tribune-Herald (subscription)
21 charter amendments heading to 2020 ballot  Hawaii Tribune-Herald (subscription)

Which is a more important attribute for the director of the county Department of Public Works? Technical know-how or administrative chops? The county Charter ...


Posted on Sun, 09 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Man dies after leaping into ocean from isolated Hawaii cliff - SFGate
Man dies after leaping into ocean from isolated Hawaii cliff  SFGate

HONOLULU (AP) — A man has died after leaping into the ocean at an isolated Hawaii cliff where another person was critically injured days earlier, officials said.


Posted on Fri, 07 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Body matching description of missing swimmer in Kailua Bay found on shore - KHON2
Body matching description of missing swimmer in Kailua Bay found on shore  KHON2

A Schofield Barracks soldier died after swimming at Kailua Bay on Friday.


Posted on Sun, 02 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Woman complains of slow police response in Mountain View case - West Hawaii Today
Woman complains of slow police response in Mountain View case  West Hawaii Today

HILO — The owner of a Mountain View home where a police officer fired a shot Saturday morning while apprehending a wanted fugitive criticized the slowness ...


Posted on Wed, 12 Jun 2019 10:05:00 GMT



High altitude and dangerous conditions made Monday's rescue on Mauna Kea challenging - KHON2
High altitude and dangerous conditions made Monday's rescue on Mauna Kea challenging  KHON2

High altitude and dangerous conditions played a role in the rescue of a 68-year-old man on Mauna Kea Monday night. Although he is recovering, it's a reminder ...


Posted on Thu, 13 Jun 2019 04:17:00 GMT



Woman who survived 17 days in Maui jungle: ‘I’m so grateful to be alive' - Hawaii News Now
Woman who survived 17 days in Maui jungle: ‘I’m so grateful to be alive'  Hawaii News Now

In her first news conference since being rescued, Amanda Eller says she almost gave up hope that she'd be rescued.


Posted on Tue, 28 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Sailboat on first journey with new owner runs aground at Magic Island - Honolulu Star-Advertiser
Sailboat on first journey with new owner runs aground at Magic Island  Honolulu Star-Advertiser

A sailboat on its first trip with a new owner ran aground Wednesday night at Magic Island, prompting Coast Guard and city Ocean Safety officials to warn the ...


Posted on Thu, 13 Jun 2019 19:43:00 GMT



Po'ipu fire briefly reignites Wednesday morning - KHON2
Po'ipu fire briefly reignites Wednesday morning  KHON2

There is a large brush fire on Kauai near Shipwrecks Beach in Poipu near the Grand Hyatt Kauai Resort.


Posted on Wed, 12 Jun 2019 03:39:00 GMT



Man, 21, faces manslaughter, other charges in crash that killed HFD veteran - West Hawaii Today
Man, 21, faces manslaughter, other charges in crash that killed HFD veteran  West Hawaii Today

KAILUA-KONA — A 21-year-old remains in police custody Thursday following a fatal crash that claimed the life of an 18-year veteran of the Hawaii Fire ...


Posted on Thu, 23 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Big Island: Coping With The 'Big Litter' Of Abandoned Vehicles - Honolulu Civil Beat
Big Island: Coping With The 'Big Litter' Of Abandoned Vehicles  Honolulu Civil Beat

PUNA, Hawaii Island – Broken and trashed vehicles are becoming common sights along Big Island roads, costing motorists millions for government programs ...


Posted on Mon, 17 Jun 2019 10:01:00 GMT



Boy with rare condition shadows Seattle Fire Department medics - KING5.com
Boy with rare condition shadows Seattle Fire Department medics  KING5.com

SEATTLE — Konnor Sato spent most of 6th grade in a hospital bed. The 13-year-old has a rare condition that qualified him for a liver transplant. For the Sato ...


Posted on Thu, 06 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Hawaii not only department with recent officer busts - West Hawaii Today
Hawaii not only department with recent officer busts  West Hawaii Today

KAILUA-KONA — With two retired Hawaii Police Department officers facing criminal charges, Hawaii Island is the latest county under public scrutiny.


Posted on Tue, 11 Jun 2019 10:05:00 GMT



Teens who rescued a Kauai firefighter after a shark bite at Hanalei honored - Hawaii News Now
Teens who rescued a Kauai firefighter after a shark bite at Hanalei honored  Hawaii News Now

Three young men who were fishing on a boat heard him calling for help.


Posted on Mon, 03 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Arson investigation opened after 3 vehicles go up in flames on Maui - Hawaii News Now
Arson investigation opened after 3 vehicles go up in flames on Maui  Hawaii News Now

WAIHEU, Hawaii (HawaiiNewsNow) -Investigators said a three-vehicle fire in Wailuku Friday morning was intentionally set. Flames broke out just after 4 a.m. on ...


Posted on Sat, 18 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Lost in paradise in Maui forest: Search and safety efforts | News, Sports, Jobs - Maui News
Lost in paradise in Maui forest: Search and safety efforts | News, Sports, Jobs  Maui News

MAKAWAO — Less than a week after hiker Amanda Eller was found alive, her family launched what they are calling “Phase 2 of the Find Amanda effort” — an.


Posted on Sun, 02 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Sayre Foundation names first executive director - West Hawaii Today
Sayre Foundation names first executive director  West Hawaii Today

KAILUA-KONA — The Daniel R. Sayre Memorial Foundation named Elizabeth Pickett as its first executive director, it announced Saturday. Pickett joins the ...


Posted on Tue, 28 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Arson case opened after equipment for Waimanalo park project sets fire - KITV Honolulu
Arson case opened after equipment for Waimanalo park project sets fire  KITV Honolulu

Authorities believe Wednesday night's fire in Waimanalo at Sherwood Forest was intentionally set, and Honolulu Police have opened an arson investigation.


Posted on Thu, 23 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Got plumeria? Donations wanted ahead of a longstanding Hawaii tradition - Hawaii News Now
Got plumeria? Donations wanted ahead of a longstanding Hawaii tradition  Hawaii News Now

The flowers will be used to make lengthy strands of lei fit for a king.


Posted on Mon, 03 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Search called off after man reported missing off China Walls is located safe on land - Honolulu Star-Advertiser
Search called off after man reported missing off China Walls is located safe on land  Honolulu Star-Advertiser

The Honolulu Fire Department has called off a search for a man who was reported missing off China Walls in East Oahu after it was confirmed that he had been ...


Posted on Mon, 27 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Honolulu firefighters battling second blaze in a month at Sherwood Forest - Honolulu Star-Advertiser
Honolulu firefighters battling second blaze in a month at Sherwood Forest  Honolulu Star-Advertiser

Honolulu fire crews this morning extinguished a brush fire Wednesday morning at the Sherwood Forest recreational area in Waimanalo — the same area where ...


Posted on Wed, 12 Jun 2019 21:27:00 GMT



Firefighter raises, bonuses questioned - West Hawaii Today
Firefighter raises, bonuses questioned  West Hawaii Today

Firefighters set up a pool for the helicopter to fill its bucket for water drops on a 2016 brush fire. (Laura Ruminski/West Hawaii Today, file photo). Firefighters set ...


Posted on Sat, 01 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Helping make keiki's dreams come true - Hawaii Tribune-Herald (subscription)
Helping make keiki's dreams come true  Hawaii Tribune-Herald (subscription)

Created in 1985 by Hawaii Fire Department personnel, the mission of the nonprofit A Dream Come True is to fulfill dreams of the Big Island's terminally and ...


Posted on Thu, 23 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Everything We Know About Amanda Eller, The Yoga Teacher Who Went Missing While Hiking In Hawaii - Refinery29
Everything We Know About Amanda Eller, The Yoga Teacher Who Went Missing While Hiking In Hawaii  Refinery29

Amanda Eller, a 35-year-old yoga instructor and physical therapist from Hawaii, went missing during a hike in Maui on Wednesday, May 8. Eller, who is an avid ...


Posted on Thu, 23 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



UPDATE: Firefighters battle multiple fires across O'ahu Monday - KITV Honolulu
UPDATE: Firefighters battle multiple fires across O'ahu Monday  KITV Honolulu

UPDATE: At least four brush fires were reported in a three-hour period Monday afternoon.


Posted on Mon, 03 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Firefighters seek collective bargaining agreement - Thegardenisland.com
Firefighters seek collective bargaining agreement  Thegardenisland.com

LIHUE — The council chambers in the Historic County Building was filled Wednesday morning with Kauai Fire Department employees awaiting a bill that will ...


Posted on Sat, 08 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Family of Amanda Eller to use leftover GoFundMe money to improve hiker safety - Hawaii News Now
Family of Amanda Eller to use leftover GoFundMe money to improve hiker safety  Hawaii News Now

Not all of the funds were used, but the leftover money will still be used for a good cause, friends and family say.


Posted on Fri, 31 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Hana man dies after jumping into Oheo Pools - Hawaii News Now
Hana man dies after jumping into Oheo Pools  Hawaii News Now

HONOLULU, Hawaii (HawaiiNewsNow) - A Maui man who jumped off a 45-foot bridge into Oheo Pools on Thursday has died. Police identified the man as ...


Posted on Fri, 31 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Shark attack in NC: Paige Winter suffers "deep lacerations to her leg, pelvic, and hand areas" at Atlantic Beach, North Carolina - CBS News
Shark attack in NC: Paige Winter suffers "deep lacerations to her leg, pelvic, and hand areas" at Atlantic Beach, North Carolina  CBS News

Atlantic Beach Fire Department officials said in a statement that the teen suffered "deep lacerations to her leg, pelvic, and hand areas"


Posted on Mon, 03 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



A wedding at an off-limits area on Kauai’s North Shore is now under investigation - Hawaii News Now
A wedding at an off-limits area on Kauai’s North Shore is now under investigation  Hawaii News Now

HANALEI, KAUAI (HawaiiNewsNow) - On Kauai, as the county continues to recover from last year's historic flooding, it has opened an investigation after an ...


Posted on Wed, 12 Jun 2019 04:08:41 GMT



Fire closes Highway 19 at Maulua Gulch - Hawaii Tribune-Herald (subscription)
Fire closes Highway 19 at Maulua Gulch  Hawaii Tribune-Herald (subscription)

Police are advising the public to avoid Highway 19, Hawaii Belt Road at Maulua Gulch near the 22-mile marker, due to fire. Traffic is closed in both directions.


Posted on Mon, 17 Jun 2019 21:36:00 GMT



Arson case opened after equipment fire at Sherwood's in Waimanalo - KHON2
Arson case opened after equipment fire at Sherwood's in Waimanalo  KHON2

The Honolulu Police Department is investigating an arson case after a fire Wednesday night damaged an excavator and bulldozer at Sherwood's in Waimanalo.


Posted on Thu, 23 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Multiple brush fires flare up across O'ahu Monday - KITV Honolulu
Multiple brush fires flare up across O'ahu Monday  KITV Honolulu

In a matter of hours multiple brush fires flared up on O'ahu Monday sending crews to different sites to battle back the blazes.


Posted on Tue, 04 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Firefighters extinguish fire at Aiea home - Honolulu Star-Advertiser
Firefighters extinguish fire at Aiea home  Honolulu Star-Advertiser

Honolulu firefighters extinguished a fire at a two-story home in Aiea Monday. Five units with 18 firefighters responded to the blaze at a two-story home at 99-575 ...


Posted on Tue, 04 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Kino new fire battalion chief | News, Sports, Jobs - Maui News
Kino new fire battalion chief | News, Sports, Jobs  Maui News

Kaulana Kino, a 16-year veteran of the Maui Fire Department, has been promoted to battalion chief. He is assigned to A Watch on the second battalion. Kino j.


Posted on Fri, 14 Jun 2019 16:44:16 GMT



Dozens of middle school students participate in Pearl Harbor tech program for possible career opportunities - KITV Honolulu
Dozens of middle school students participate in Pearl Harbor tech program for possible career opportunities  KITV Honolulu

Dozens of 'at-risk' middle school students on O'ahu got an up-close look at different career opportunities at 'Joint Base Pearl Harbor- Hickam' for the first time.


Posted on Tue, 04 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



GoFundMe page created for son of HFD veteran killed in crash - West Hawaii Today
GoFundMe page created for son of HFD veteran killed in crash  West Hawaii Today

KAILUA-KONA — A fundraising page has been established to help the family of fallen Hawaii Fire Department Capt. David Mahon. The GoFundMe page ...


Posted on Fri, 24 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Refreshing those emergency response skills - Thegardenisland.com
Refreshing those emergency response skills  Thegardenisland.com

LIHUE — Five Community Emergency Response Teams (CERT) gathered for the annual refresher course Saturday at Kauai High School. Teams from Kapaa ...


Posted on Sun, 09 Jun 2019 10:05:00 GMT



Students D.A.R.E. to stay drug, alcohol and tobacco free - Hawaii Tribune-Herald (subscription)
Students D.A.R.E. to stay drug, alcohol and tobacco free  Hawaii Tribune-Herald (subscription)

About 600 students attended 2019 D.A.R.E. Day on Tuesday at the Pahoa Community Recreation Center. Uniformed Hawaii Police Department officers from ...


Posted on Thu, 23 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Lost Hawaii soldiers, responders highlight West Hawaii Memorial Day commemoration - Hawaii Tribune-Herald (subscription)
Lost Hawaii soldiers, responders highlight West Hawaii Memorial Day commemoration  Hawaii Tribune-Herald (subscription)

KAILUA-KONA — Battle tested, war survivor Garrison Command Sgt. Maj. Luis Ortiz of Pohakuloa Training Area told a crowd of more than a hundred people that ...


Posted on Tue, 28 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Kauai beach closed for second day after dead whale washes ashore - Honolulu Star-Advertiser
Kauai beach closed for second day after dead whale washes ashore  Honolulu Star-Advertiser

LIHUE >> A Kauai beach remains closed to swimming after authorities responded to a dead whale that washed ashore. The Kauai Fire Department says Kealia ...


Posted on Sat, 25 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Body of 6-month-old boy found in Ohio well - Hawaii News Now
Body of 6-month-old boy found in Ohio well  Hawaii News Now

Daniel Groves, 41, and Jessica Groves, 39, of Otway, Ohio, were arrested Monday and are facing charges of abduction and kidnapping in connection with the ...


Posted on Thu, 13 Jun 2019 15:58:00 GMT



Maui woman missing for over 2 weeks found alive, recovering at the hospital - KITV Honolulu
Maui woman missing for over 2 weeks found alive, recovering at the hospital  KITV Honolulu

MAKAWAO, Hawaii - Thirty-five-year-old Amanda Eller was found Friday at around 3:45 p.m. after she went missing 16 days ago. She's recovering at the Maui ...


Posted on Sat, 25 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



New record of Native Hawaiian and Filipino doctors graduate from the John A Burns School of Medicine - UH System Current News
New record of Native Hawaiian and Filipino doctors graduate from the John A Burns School of Medicine  UH System Current News

The 12 new Native Hawaiian and 12 new Filipino medical doctors participated in cultural recognition commencement ceremonies.


Posted on Tue, 21 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Some Community Leaders In Kailua Want To Break Up With Honolulu - Honolulu Civil Beat
Some Community Leaders In Kailua Want To Break Up With Honolulu  Honolulu Civil Beat

Fed up with what they view as mismanagement and corruption, some members of the Kailua Neighborhood Board want to see the windward side of Oahu ...


Posted on Thu, 06 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Video captures injured 74-year-old hiker spinning wildly during helicopter rescue - WGN TV Chicago
Video captures injured 74-year-old hiker spinning wildly during helicopter rescue  WGN TV Chicago

PHOENIX — Authorities say a 74-year-old hiker whose head and face were injured in a fall on a Phoenix mountain endured a wild ride in a stretcher as she was ...


Posted on Wed, 05 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



2 men hospitalized after electric shock in Wahiawa - Honolulu Star-Advertiser
2 men hospitalized after electric shock in Wahiawa  Honolulu Star-Advertiser

Emergency Medical Services personnel said two men were shocked by electricity this afternoon in Wahiawa. Police responded to an initial report of an overhead ...


Posted on Tue, 04 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



State briefs for June 8 - Hawaii Tribune-Herald (subscription)
State briefs for June 8  Hawaii Tribune-Herald (subscription)

Jury clears police officers in man's stun gun death. HONOLULU — A federal jury found police did not use excessive force against a man who died after being ...


Posted on Sat, 08 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



The Problem With Hawaiian Homestead Land? Much Of It Can't Be… - Honolulu Civil Beat
The Problem With Hawaiian Homestead Land? Much Of It Can't Be…  Honolulu Civil Beat

Some senators question why the agency charged with providing homes for Native Hawaiian beneficiaries must also manage so much land where building can't ...


Posted on Wed, 12 Jun 2019 10:01:00 GMT



Abandoned newborn girl found alive in plastic grocery bag - KITV Honolulu
Abandoned newborn girl found alive in plastic grocery bag  KITV Honolulu

Now the sheriff is desperate to find the identity of the baby and her parents.


Posted on Mon, 10 Jun 2019 20:46:00 GMT



Kaua'i County honors members vital to Kaua'i's EMS - KITV Honolulu
Kaua'i County honors members vital to Kaua'i's EMS  KITV Honolulu

This year marks 45 years of this annual nationwide recognition, which serves to honor and celebrate EMS practitioners and the important lifesaving services they ...


Posted on Mon, 20 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Sarah Sanders speculation shakes up Arkansas governor's race - khqa.com
Sarah Sanders speculation shakes up Arkansas governor's race  khqa.com

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Speculation that White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders could run for governor in her home state of Arkansas is shaking up a ...


Posted on Fri, 14 Jun 2019 20:53:00 GMT



Hilo man, 30, charged after trying to evade police - Honolulu Star-Advertiser
Hilo man, 30, charged after trying to evade police  Honolulu Star-Advertiser

Prosecutors charged a 30-year-old Hilo man with reckless endangering after he allegedly crashed into a garage and sped toward firefighters and a resident as ...


Posted on Mon, 10 Jun 2019 20:03:00 GMT



Wahiawa brush fire contained after reigniting - Honolulu Star-Advertiser
Wahiawa brush fire contained after reigniting  Honolulu Star-Advertiser

A 40-acre brush fire in Wahiawa that reignited Saturday was called contained at 4 p.m. today, but some smoldering continued inside the perimeter. The fire was ...


Posted on Mon, 27 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Good Samaritans save newborn wrapped in plastic and left in Calif. dumpster - Hawaii News Now
Good Samaritans save newborn wrapped in plastic and left in Calif. dumpster  Hawaii News Now

STOCKTON, Calif. (KTXL/CNN) - Police are investigating after a newborn with the umbilical cord still attached was found alive in a California dumpster.


Posted on Wed, 12 Jun 2019 04:31:00 GMT



Investigators determine cause of fire that destroyed Pauoa Valley home - Honolulu Star-Advertiser
Investigators determine cause of fire that destroyed Pauoa Valley home  Honolulu Star-Advertiser

The cause of Monday's Pacific Heights Road house fire was a generator exhaust that was too close to stored combustibles in the garage, the Honolulu Fire ...


Posted on Tue, 21 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Worker uninjured after lawnmower fire at Kapiolani Park - Honolulu Star-Advertiser
Worker uninjured after lawnmower fire at Kapiolani Park  Honolulu Star-Advertiser

A City and County worker was uninjured after a riding lawnmower he had been operating went up in flames Wednesday at Kapiolani Park. Large flames and a ...


Posted on Wed, 22 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



 

 
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