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Honolulu Fire Department Says Another Hotel Fire Intentionally Set - Hawaiipublicradio

  1. Honolulu Fire Department Says Another Hotel Fire Intentionally Set  Hawaiipublicradio
  2. 'Person of interest' sought in 3 suspected arson fires at Hawaii hotels  Fox News
  3. Arson at Hawaii hotels near Waikiki Beach: Honolulu police investigate  USA TODAY
  4. The Latest: Police say man seen at 3 arson-hit Hawaii hotels  Washington Post
  5. Person of interest linked to three Waikiki arson cases  KITV Honolulu
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Posted on Wed, 07 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Flames cause $650K in damage to an Aiea home - Hawaii News Now
Flames cause $650K in damage to an Aiea home  Hawaii News Now

HONOLULU, Hawaii (HawaiiNewsNow) - Fire investigators are working to determine the cause of a two-alarm blaze that ripped through an Aiea home on Friday ...


Posted on Sat, 17 Aug 2019 08:45:00 GMT



‘Person of interest’ sought after string of fires at Waikiki hotels - Hawaii News Now
‘Person of interest’ sought after string of fires at Waikiki hotels  Hawaii News Now

WAIKIKI, Hawaii (HawaiiNewsNow) - Police are looking for a “person of interest” following three Waikiki hotel fires in three days that are being investigated as ...


Posted on Wed, 07 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Manhunt underway for suspect behind fires at 3 high-rise resorts - ABC News
Manhunt underway for suspect behind fires at 3 high-rise resorts  ABC News

Police are searching for a person of interest in a string of fires at three high-rise resorts in Hawaii over a three-day span. Interested in Hawaii? Add Hawaii ...


Posted on Thu, 08 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Police: 3-alarm blaze at Waikiki hotel may have been set by burglars - Hawaii News Now
Police: 3-alarm blaze at Waikiki hotel may have been set by burglars  Hawaii News Now

HFD said the fire caused more than $1.7 million in damage.


Posted on Tue, 06 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



2 escape boat fire off Lanai - Hawaii News Now
2 escape boat fire off Lanai  Hawaii News Now

HONOLULU, Hawaii (HawaiiNewsNow) - According to the Maui Fire Department, two people were rescued from a fire aboard a boat off Lanai Tuesday morning.


Posted on Wed, 14 Aug 2019 03:02:33 GMT



More than 5,300 acres burned in still-smoldering Maui blaze - Hawaii News Now
More than 5,300 acres burned in still-smoldering Maui blaze  Hawaii News Now

MAUI, Hawaii (HawaiiNewsNow) - A large brush fire in Pukalani that's burned more than 5,300 acres is now about 80% contained, the Hawaii County Fire ...


Posted on Fri, 02 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Tiger shark sighting closes Magic Sands Beach - Hawaii Tribune Herald
Tiger shark sighting closes Magic Sands Beach  Hawaii Tribune Herald

A beachgoer watches the surveillance helicopter as it makes its first roundabout on Thursday at Magic Sands Beach. (Adam Pigott/West Hawaii Today). A shark ...


Posted on Fri, 02 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Man killed in Palolo house fire identified - Hawaii News Now
Man killed in Palolo house fire identified  Hawaii News Now

HONOLULU, Hawaii (HawaiiNewsNow) - In the fourth deadly house fire so far this month, a man in his 60s was killed Monday afternoon after flames engulfed ...


Posted on Wed, 31 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Erie Firefighters Share the Challenges of the Daycare Fire Rescue Effort - KITV Honolulu
Erie Firefighters Share the Challenges of the Daycare Fire Rescue Effort  KITV Honolulu

Erie firefighters share the challenges of their rescue effort in the tragic daycare home fire that claimed the lives of five small children.


Posted on Wed, 14 Aug 2019 02:38:00 GMT



HFD responds to fire from makeshift boat or raft in Keehi Lagoon - Hawaii News Now
HFD responds to fire from makeshift boat or raft in Keehi Lagoon  Hawaii News Now

HONOLULU, Hawaii (HawaiiNewsNow) - Nearly a dozen firefighters responded to a blaze that erupted from a makeshift boat or raft in Keehi Lagoon on Friday ...


Posted on Fri, 19 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Trial in firefighter death delayed - West Hawaii Today
Trial in firefighter death delayed  West Hawaii Today

The trial for Christopher Hemlinger, charged with manslaughter and negligent homicide was continued Friday in Circuit Court. (Laura Ruminski/West Hawaii ...


Posted on Sun, 04 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Hau'ula community welcomes new and improved fire station - KITV Honolulu
Hau'ula community welcomes new and improved fire station  KITV Honolulu

The Honolulu Fire Department, along with members of the Hau'ula community celebrate the opening of its new fire station.


Posted on Tue, 30 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Kipapa Gulch brush fire intentionally set, says HFD - KITV Honolulu
Kipapa Gulch brush fire intentionally set, says HFD  KITV Honolulu

Kamehameha HWY closed from Lanikuhana to Ka Uka.


Posted on Fri, 02 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Maui brush fire fully contained; 80 acres scorched - Hawaii News Now
Maui brush fire fully contained; 80 acres scorched  Hawaii News Now

SOUTH MAUI, Hawaii (HawaiiNewsNow) -Firefighters on Maui have fully contained a brush fire that kept them busy for most of Monday. It was burning north of ...


Posted on Mon, 22 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



2-alarm highrise blaze at Honolulu retirement home leaves 1 dead - Hawaii News Now
2-alarm highrise blaze at Honolulu retirement home leaves 1 dead  Hawaii News Now

HONOLULU, Hawaii (HawaiiNewsNow) - Authorities are investigating the cause of a two-alarm fire in Pawaa late Thursday night that claimed the life of a ...


Posted on Fri, 26 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Police seeking info on suspicious vehicle seen near brush fire - West Hawaii Today
Police seeking info on suspicious vehicle seen near brush fire  West Hawaii Today

KAILUA-KONA — Police are asking for the public's help identifying a suspicious vehicle seen leaving the area of a brush fire reported last week in South Kohala.


Posted on Wed, 24 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Hilo body ID'd - West Hawaii Today
Hilo body ID'd  West Hawaii Today

Hilo house fire quickly contained. Hawaii Fire Department personnel responded at 7:42 a.m. Monday to a structure fire in Hilo. ADVERTISING ...


Posted on Mon, 29 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Maui businesses and agencies add up losses after recent wildfires - Hawaii News Now
Maui businesses and agencies add up losses after recent wildfires  Hawaii News Now

MAUI, Hawaii (HawaiiNewsNow) - Maui's recent wildfires are taxing county resources while also taking a toll on businesses and community groups that suffered ...


Posted on Tue, 06 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Two of three Maui fires fully extinguished Monday - KITV Honolulu
Two of three Maui fires fully extinguished Monday  KITV Honolulu

Two of three Maui brush fires reported Sunday were fully contained and extinguished Monday morning, the Maui Fire Department reported.


Posted on Mon, 12 Aug 2019 18:11:00 GMT



Department of Hawaiian Home Lands land deal under fire - Honolulu Star-Advertiser
Department of Hawaiian Home Lands land deal under fire  Honolulu Star-Advertiser

Three times over the past eight years, Edward Maria asked the Department of Hawaiian Home Lands whether it had any land he could lease in Kalaeloa for his ...


Posted on Mon, 05 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



In wake of deadly Marco Polo blaze, HFD revamps highrise fire response techniques - Hawaii News Now
In wake of deadly Marco Polo blaze, HFD revamps highrise fire response techniques  Hawaii News Now

HONOLULU, Hawaii (HawaiiNewsNow) - The Honolulu Fire Department is changing the way its firefighters handle highrise fires. The new training comes more ...


Posted on Thu, 25 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Fire Department is fighting uncontrolled 2,500-acre fire | News, Sports, Jobs - Maui News
Fire Department is fighting uncontrolled 2,500-acre fire | News, Sports, Jobs  Maui News

The Maui News A 2500-acre brush fire that started near Haleakala Highway below Pukalani, jumped Pulehu Road and burned south toward Puunene remained ...


Posted on Fri, 02 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Distress call nets no findings off Kona - West Hawaii Today
Distress call nets no findings off Kona  West Hawaii Today

KAILUA-KONA — A help call transmitted over VHF marine radio early Tuesday evening prompted the U.S. Coast Guard to launch several aircraft and dispatch a ...


Posted on Thu, 15 Aug 2019 02:05:00 GMT



Avid athlete was a retired teacher and mentor - Honolulu Star-Advertiser
Avid athlete was a retired teacher and mentor  Honolulu Star-Advertiser

Peter Bowman was someone who took the marrow out of life, and did not waste a moment of it. A former middle school teacher, mentor, and inspiration to many, ...


Posted on Thu, 15 Aug 2019 10:11:28 GMT



Police seek info on Kohala brush fires - West Hawaii Today
Police seek info on Kohala brush fires  West Hawaii Today

The Hawaii Police Department is asking for the public's help in identifying anyone who may have information about the cause of three suspicious fires that ...


Posted on Sun, 04 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Widow on Hawaiian vacation to heal from losing husband falls to her death from cliff - ABC News
Widow on Hawaiian vacation to heal from losing husband falls to her death from cliff  ABC News

A Kentucky woman died after falling from a cliff in "a very dangerous" hiking area on the island of Maui in Hawaii, authorities said on Tuesday.


Posted on Tue, 30 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



UPDATE: Waikele brush fire fully contained according to HFD - KITV Honolulu
UPDATE: Waikele brush fire fully contained according to HFD  KITV Honolulu

Honolulu firefighters responded to a brush fire in Waikele Monday morning with four fire units and 11 firefighters.


Posted on Mon, 12 Aug 2019 22:27:09 GMT



Manhunt underway for suspect behind fires at three resorts in Hawaii - WBAL Radio
Manhunt underway for suspect behind fires at three resorts in Hawaii  WBAL Radio

(HONOLULU) -- Police are searching for a person of interest in a string of fires at three high-rise resorts in Hawaii over a three-day span. The Honolulu Police ...


Posted on Fri, 09 Aug 2019 10:35:29 GMT



Fumes from a portable gas generator ignites, injuring 1 person on Maui - Hawaii News Now
Fumes from a portable gas generator ignites, injuring 1 person on Maui  Hawaii News Now

KIHEI, Hawaii (HawaiiNewsNow) - One person was injured when fumes from a gasoline generator caused an explosion on Maui Monday night. According to the ...


Posted on Tue, 30 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Highways reopen after brush fires - Hawaii Tribune-Herald (subscription)
Highways reopen after brush fires  Hawaii Tribune-Herald (subscription)

LAURA RUMINSKI/West Hawaii Today Traffic was backed up Tuesday afternoon on Mamalahoa Highway after a second brush fire broke out following another ...


Posted on Wed, 24 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



5 children killed in day care center fire in Pennsylvania - Hawaii Tribune Herald
5 children killed in day care center fire in Pennsylvania  Hawaii Tribune Herald

ERIE, Pa. (AP) — An early morning fire in Pennsylvania at a residential building housing a day care center killed five children and sent the owner to the hospital, ...


Posted on Mon, 12 Aug 2019 10:05:00 GMT



Calendar for August 17 - Hawaii Tribune-Herald (subscription)
Calendar for August 17  Hawaii Tribune-Herald (subscription)

Arts & Exhibits. TODAY, Aug. 17. ADVERTISING. “SISTERS OF THE BRUSH: WOMEN ARTISTS OF HAWAII, 1880-2000”. Where: Isaacs Art Center, Hawaii ...


Posted on Sat, 17 Aug 2019 10:05:00 GMT



Firefighter accused of felony car theft pleads not guilty - Hawaii News Now
Firefighter accused of felony car theft pleads not guilty  Hawaii News Now

HONOLULU, Hawaii (HawaiiNewsNow) -A Honolulu firefighter pleaded not guilty to felony car theft. Jason Douglas Decova, 41, is accused of stealing a car from ...


Posted on Mon, 22 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



HFD revamping high rise response - Honolulu, Hawaii news, sports & weather - KITV Honolulu
HFD revamping high rise response - Honolulu, Hawaii news, sports & weather  KITV Honolulu

The Honolulu Fire Department is revamping techniques firefighters use to respond to high rise fires.


Posted on Wed, 24 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Fire sprinklers, smoke alarms and extinguishers - KHON2
Fire sprinklers, smoke alarms and extinguishers  KHON2

Fire sprinklers can save lives -- and save property -- and they can add five figures to the cost of a new home.


Posted on Tue, 30 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Hawaii Police search for info involving three suspicious fires - KHON2
Hawaii Police search for info involving three suspicious fires  KHON2

HONOLULU (KHON2) — The Hawaii Police Department is asking for the public's help in identifying anyone who may have information about the cause of three ...


Posted on Wed, 31 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Visitor from Canada dies in apparent drowning off Hawaii Island - Hawaii News Now
Visitor from Canada dies in apparent drowning off Hawaii Island  Hawaii News Now

HONOLULU, Hawaii (HawaiiNewsNow) -A visitor from Canada died Monday in an apparent drowning off Hawaii Island. Authorities responded to Pololu Valley ...


Posted on Mon, 22 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



'Accidental' fire below Pukalani sparks fear, $1M in MECO damage | News, Sports, Jobs - Maui News
'Accidental' fire below Pukalani sparks fear, $1M in MECO damage | News, Sports, Jobs  Maui News

When Vicki Havron looked out of her Pukalani home early Thursday afternoon, she saw flames sprint across the fallow sugar fields below the town in a matter of ...


Posted on Sat, 03 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Surf for Special Needs plans memorial day for fallen lifeguard - West Hawaii Today
Surf for Special Needs plans memorial day for fallen lifeguard  West Hawaii Today

By Cameron Miculka West Hawaii Today cmiculka@westhawaiitoday.com | Thursday, August 8, 2019, 12:05 a.m.. Share this story. From left — Hawaii Fire ...


Posted on Thu, 08 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Women arrested for 6-year-old's murder - West Hawaii Today
Women arrested for 6-year-old's murder  West Hawaii Today

KAILUA-KONA — Hawaii Island police arrested two suspects Monday for the 2018 murder of a 6-year-old boy on Halloween night. Ashley Rose Nihipali, a ...


Posted on Tue, 06 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Man dies after fall from Pupukea trail on mountain bike - Honolulu Star-Advertiser
Man dies after fall from Pupukea trail on mountain bike  Honolulu Star-Advertiser

A man who was critically injured Tuesday after he fell off a trail on his mountain bike at the Pupukea Forest Reserve has died. The Honolulu Medical Examiner's ...


Posted on Wed, 14 Aug 2019 21:59:51 GMT



Massachusetts man found by scuba divers in Hawaii identified as 23-year-old Charles Senechal, of Bellingham - MassLive.com
Massachusetts man found by scuba divers in Hawaii identified as 23-year-old Charles Senechal, of Bellingham  MassLive.com

Authorities in Hawaii identified the Massachusetts man whose body was recovered off of the Big Island earlier this month as 23-year-old Charles Senechal, ...


Posted on Sat, 27 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



At least 17 injured in crash between truck and Greyhound bus in Kentucky - WWMT-TV
At least 17 injured in crash between truck and Greyhound bus in Kentucky  WWMT-TV

MT. VERNON, Ky. (AP) - A fire department in Kentucky says a collision between a commercial truck and a Greyhound bus has left at least 17 people injured.


Posted on Fri, 16 Aug 2019 16:28:00 GMT



Big Island: How Hawaii County Is Dealing With A Shortage Of Police… - Honolulu Civil Beat
Big Island: How Hawaii County Is Dealing With A Shortage Of Police…  Honolulu Civil Beat

Editor's Note: Former West Hawaii Today reporter Tiffany DeMasters is a regular correspondent for Civil Beat on the Big Island. She grew up in Kona where she ...


Posted on Fri, 09 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Hawaii ag officials find little fire ant infestations in Lanikai and Kualoa Ranch - Honolulu Star-Advertiser
Hawaii ag officials find little fire ant infestations in Lanikai and Kualoa Ranch  Honolulu Star-Advertiser

State officials from the agriculture department confirmed the detection of little fire ants in Lanikai as well as at Kualoa Ranch in Windward Oahu. The invasive ...


Posted on Fri, 19 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Identity of man killed in rollover crash at Hawaii Volcanoes National Park released - Hawaii News Now
Identity of man killed in rollover crash at Hawaii Volcanoes National Park released  Hawaii News Now

HONOLULU, Hawaii (HawaiiNewsNow) - A 57-year-old visitor from Iowa who died last week in a single-vehicle crash inside the Volcanoes National Park has ...


Posted on Fri, 26 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Hilo house fire quickly contained - West Hawaii Today
Hilo house fire quickly contained  West Hawaii Today

Fire Department personnel responded Monday to a 7:42 a.m. structure fire in Hilo. HFD observed heavy smoke as they arrived at the two story home on ...


Posted on Mon, 29 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Sushi restaurants across the US are catching fire, but why? - Hawaii News Now
Sushi restaurants across the US are catching fire, but why?  Hawaii News Now

(Gray News) - Seven sushi restaurants around the country have caught on fire. Investigators discovered that the fires were caused by spontaneously combusting ...


Posted on Fri, 19 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



State Aims To Reduce Unnecessary ER Visits By Empowering Paramedics - Honolulu Civil Beat
State Aims To Reduce Unnecessary ER Visits By Empowering Paramedics  Honolulu Civil Beat

Hawaii is creating a community paramedicine program that officials hope will mean fewer ambulance trips to hospitals.


Posted on Fri, 26 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Fire crews put out 2 structure fires in Nanakuli - Honolulu Star-Advertiser
Fire crews put out 2 structure fires in Nanakuli  Honolulu Star-Advertiser

The Honolulu Fire Department responded to two building fires in Nanakuli today. The first fire broke out at about 11:29 a.m. at the Nakatani Housing at 87-2042 ...


Posted on Tue, 23 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Kaneohe Joint Outreach Center to aid the homeless - Honolulu Star-Advertiser
Kaneohe Joint Outreach Center to aid the homeless  Honolulu Star-Advertiser

A Hawaiian blessing was held Friday morning for the new Kaneohe Joint Outreach Center, a medical clinic now serving the homeless on the Windward side of ...


Posted on Sat, 17 Aug 2019 10:05:52 GMT



Hawaii Has Failed To Take Care Of Pohakuloa - Honolulu Civil Beat
Hawaii Has Failed To Take Care Of Pohakuloa  Honolulu Civil Beat

In 1964, the state of Hawaii awarded a 65-year lease to the United States Armed Forces for 23,000 acres of Hawaiian Kingdom crown (“ceded”) lands at ...


Posted on Tue, 13 Aug 2019 10:01:00 GMT



2 indicted for toddler slaying on Halloween - Hawaii Tribune Herald
2 indicted for toddler slaying on Halloween  Hawaii Tribune Herald

KAILUA-KONA — Million-dollar bench warrants have been issued for two people indicted on murder, abuse and evidence tampering charges in the Halloween ...


Posted on Fri, 02 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Hawaiian luau returns to Sisters - Sisters Nugget
Hawaiian luau returns to Sisters  Sisters Nugget

You didn't have to fly to Hawaii to catch a hula dance performance — at least not last Thursday. Dark clouds and thunder offered up a tropical islan.


Posted on Tue, 13 Aug 2019 19:51:37 GMT



Event aimed at helping communities build bonds with police kicks off in Honolulu - Hawaii News Now
Event aimed at helping communities build bonds with police kicks off in Honolulu  Hawaii News Now

Millions across the country are participating in National Night Out, an annual campaign that helps build trust and relationships between the community and law ...


Posted on Sat, 10 Aug 2019 08:11:54 GMT



Here is the latest Indiana news from The Associated Press at 11:40 a.m. EDT - wpta21.com
Here is the latest Indiana news from The Associated Press at 11:40 a.m. EDT  wpta21.com

CHICAGO (AP) — Severe weather sweeping through parts of Illinois and Indiana is postponing the start of the final day of the Chicago Air and Water Show.


Posted on Sun, 18 Aug 2019 15:40:00 GMT



Man dies following crash on Highway 11 in national park - Hawaii Tribune-Herald (subscription)
Man dies following crash on Highway 11 in national park  Hawaii Tribune-Herald (subscription)

One man is dead following a single-vehicle rollover crash Thursday near the 35-mile marker on Highway 11 in Hawaii Volcanoes National Park. At about 2:09 ...


Posted on Fri, 26 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Climate Change Is Making Hawaii's Beaches More Dangerous - Honolulu Civil Beat
Climate Change Is Making Hawaii's Beaches More Dangerous  Honolulu Civil Beat

Climate change is contributing to a litany of conditions that can make swimming, snorkeling and surfing more dangerous in Hawaii waters — and it's only ...


Posted on Wed, 14 Aug 2019 10:06:40 GMT



Latest Indiana news, sports, business and entertainment at 9:20 p.m. EDT - wpta21.com
Latest Indiana news, sports, business and entertainment at 9:20 p.m. EDT  wpta21.com

PLANNED PARENTHOOD-ALLIANCE Indiana, Kentucky Planned Parenthood seeing alliance boost (Information from: Indianapolis Business Journal,


Posted on Sun, 18 Aug 2019 01:20:00 GMT



Planet808: Hawai'i Sees 400% Increase in Acres Burned - Hawaiipublicradio
Planet808: Hawai'i Sees 400% Increase in Acres Burned  Hawaiipublicradio

Last year, a spark from a hammer was enough to ignite dry grass, and contribute to the largest wildfire in California history. All across the Western U.S.,


Posted on Fri, 26 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



All roads are now open as crews continue to battle one wildfire in Kihei, Maui - KHON2
All roads are now open as crews continue to battle one wildfire in Kihei, Maui  KHON2

MAUI (KHON2) — 7 A.M. UPDATE Two of three Maui brush fires reported Sunday were fully contained and extinguished Monday morning, the Maui Fire ...


Posted on Mon, 12 Aug 2019 05:38:00 GMT



Man critically injured after falling off mountain bike in Haleiwa - Honolulu Star-Advertiser
Man critically injured after falling off mountain bike in Haleiwa  Honolulu Star-Advertiser

A 62-year-old man was critically injured today after he fell off a trail while riding his mountain bike in the Pupukea Forest Reserve. Honolulu Fire Department ...


Posted on Wed, 14 Aug 2019 03:05:39 GMT



Brush Fire Closes Queen Ka'ahumanu Highway - Big Island Now
Brush Fire Closes Queen Ka'ahumanu Highway  Big Island Now

Update 3:35 p.m. Wednesday, July 23, 2019: Queen Ka'ahumanu Highway, which was closed between mile markers 71 and 73.5 near Puako Beach Drive due ...


Posted on Tue, 23 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Fire fully contained; work to quell hot spots in 5,300-acre Pukalani blaze will continue | News, Sports, Jobs - Maui News
Fire fully contained; work to quell hot spots in 5,300-acre Pukalani blaze will continue | News, Sports, Jobs  Maui News

The Maui Fire Department reported the brush fire that swept through about 5300 acres of fallow former sugar cane fields below Pukalani since its start Thursd.


Posted on Sun, 04 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Search for missing swimmer off Polihale State Park continues - Hawaii News Now
Search for missing swimmer off Polihale State Park continues  Hawaii News Now

HONOLULU, Hawaii (HawaiiNewsNow) - Several agencies are searching for a Kalaheo man who went missing Tuesday evening in waters off Polihale State ...


Posted on Wed, 24 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Annual ‘Ready2React’ event teaches new ways to prepare for emergencies - Hawaii News Now
Annual ‘Ready2React’ event teaches new ways to prepare for emergencies  Hawaii News Now

HONOLULU, Hawaii (HawaiiNewsNow) - Dozens of city, state, federal and non-governmental agencies came together at Pearlridge Center Saturday morning ...


Posted on Sat, 27 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



VIDEO: 90th Hawaii Police Recruit Class Recognized - Big Island Video News
VIDEO: 90th Hawaii Police Recruit Class Recognized  Big Island Video News

HILO, Hawaiʻi - Six new Hawaiʻi Island police recruits were recognized recently at a ceremony held at the Hilo Hawaiian Hotel. (BIVN) – The 90th Hawaiʻi ...


Posted on Fri, 02 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Coco Palms rebirth still alive - Thegardenisland.com
Coco Palms rebirth still alive  Thegardenisland.com

WAILUA — The Utah private-equity company that has taken over the ruins of the former Coco Palms Resort in Wailua says it is moving ahead with plans to ...


Posted on Thu, 15 Aug 2019 10:05:00 GMT



Police in Hawaii hunt man with backpack for arson after three hotels are hit by fires in four days - Brinkwire
Police in Hawaii hunt man with backpack for arson after three hotels are hit by fires in four days  Brinkwire

Hawaii police have released surveillance footage today of a backpack carrying man who they suspect in a string of arson attacks at three hotels near Wakiki ...


Posted on Sun, 18 Aug 2019 14:21:57 GMT



Maui crews battle Pukalani-Central Valley brush fire - Honolulu Star-Advertiser
Maui crews battle Pukalani-Central Valley brush fire  Honolulu Star-Advertiser

By Maui Fire Department | August 1, 2019 | Updated on August 1, 2019 at 6:28 pm. SHARE. No homes are being threatened at this time, MFD said in an email.


Posted on Thu, 01 Aug 2019 07:00:00 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



Sheriff identifies man killed in Wisconsin house explosion - Hawaii News Now
Sheriff identifies man killed in Wisconsin house explosion  Hawaii News Now

MANAWA, Wis. (WBAY/Gray News) - A Wisconsin man died after his home exploded while he was likely still sleeping Sunday morning, WBAY reports.


Posted on Tue, 13 Aug 2019 01:41:15 GMT



Firefighters work together to save dog from house fire - WSET
Firefighters work together to save dog from house fire  WSET

SMYRNA, Ga. (STORYFUL ) -- Firefighters in Smyrna, Georgia, rescued a beloved pet dog from a house fire on July 23rd. Footage shared by the local fire ...


Posted on Thu, 25 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Tropical Storm Erick's rain helps Maui firefighters douse brush fire - Honolulu Star-Advertiser
Tropical Storm Erick's rain helps Maui firefighters douse brush fire  Honolulu Star-Advertiser

Rain from the passing Tropical Storm Erick today helped fire crews contain a brush fire that broke out on Maui Thursday. The Maui Fire Department said the ...


Posted on Sat, 03 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Building permits drop as vacation rental applications snarl process - West Hawaii Today
Building permits drop as vacation rental applications snarl process  West Hawaii Today

By Nancy Cook Lauer West Hawaii Today ncook-lauer@westhawaiitoday.com | Sunday, July 21, 2019, 12:05 a.m.. Share this story. Neal Tanaka, Acting Deputy ...


Posted on Sun, 21 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



State says new barrier at Dillingham Airfield is for safety; skydive company calls it payback - Hawaii News Now
State says new barrier at Dillingham Airfield is for safety; skydive company calls it payback  Hawaii News Now

The rectangular barricades were placed on the property line between Skydive Hawaii and Dillingham Airfield last Friday.


Posted on Sat, 27 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Hawaii Ant Lab extension office established in West Hawaii - Hawaii Tribune Herald
Hawaii Ant Lab extension office established in West Hawaii  Hawaii Tribune Herald

Photo courtesy USDA This photo shows the difference between the tropical fire ant (top) and the little fire ant. Photo courtesy USDA This photo shows the ...


Posted on Sat, 27 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Toppled poles block Ewa train rides this weekend - Honolulu Star-Advertiser
Toppled poles block Ewa train rides this weekend  Honolulu Star-Advertiser

A semi-trailer truck snagged a utility line in Kapolei on Saturday, bringing down about a dozen utility poles and forcing the Hawaiian Railway Society to cancel ...


Posted on Sat, 10 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Mysterious odor at Ala Moana food court sickens some, sends 1 to hospital - Honolulu Star-Advertiser
Mysterious odor at Ala Moana food court sickens some, sends 1 to hospital  Honolulu Star-Advertiser

Fire, police and Emergency Medical Services late Tuesday afternoon responded to a strong odor at the Ala Moana Center's Makai Market Food Court. The fire ...


Posted on Tue, 23 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Man transported to hospital after 3-car collision on H-1 - Honolulu Star-Advertiser
Man transported to hospital after 3-car collision on H-1  Honolulu Star-Advertiser

A male in his 30s was transported to a hospital after three cars were involved in a collision on H-1 eastbound Sunday morning and one of the cars drove up an ...


Posted on Mon, 12 Aug 2019 03:53:28 GMT



Suspect in officer's shooting arrested for attempted murder, gun crimes - Hawaii News Now
Suspect in officer's shooting arrested for attempted murder, gun crimes  Hawaii News Now

HONOLULU, Hawaii (HawaiiNewsNow) - The 47-year-old suspect accused of shooting a police officer in the chest Monday at a Waianae home has been ...


Posted on Mon, 29 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Firefighters stand in for fallen comrade on daughter’s first day of school - Hawaii News Now
Firefighters stand in for fallen comrade on daughter’s first day of school  Hawaii News Now

About 40 firefighters lined the sidewalk heading into Zuni Hills Elementary when Emery and her mom Sarah Beck arrived for class on Wednesday.


Posted on Fri, 09 Aug 2019 17:35:00 GMT



Here’s why the Big Island is setting goats and sheep loose at county parks - Hawaii News Now
Here’s why the Big Island is setting goats and sheep loose at county parks  Hawaii News Now

The experiment began last week Tuesday with dozens of goats and some sheep going to work in a fenced off area next to the Hilo Soccer Fields.


Posted on Wed, 24 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Search to be suspended for Kalaheo swimmer missing off Kauai - Honolulu Star-Advertiser
Search to be suspended for Kalaheo swimmer missing off Kauai  Honolulu Star-Advertiser

The Kauai Fire Department announced the multi-agency search will likely be suspended at the end of the day for a 33-year-old Kalaheo man identified as Fathi ...


Posted on Thu, 25 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Engineer: Restoration of water to lower Puna not feasible - Hawaii Tribune-Herald (subscription)
Engineer: Restoration of water to lower Puna not feasible  Hawaii Tribune-Herald (subscription)

The county Department of Water Supply has no current plans to restore water *service* to Kapoho and the area around Pohoiki as lower Puna continues to ...


Posted on Sun, 11 Aug 2019 10:05:00 GMT



2 seriously injured in 2-vehicle crash in Honokaa - Honolulu Star-Advertiser
2 seriously injured in 2-vehicle crash in Honokaa  Honolulu Star-Advertiser

Hawaii County firefighters recovered two people who were injured in a two-vehicle crash in Honokaa this morning. Two people suffered serious injuries.


Posted on Mon, 29 Jul 2019 17:45:00 GMT



AP News in Brief 08-12-19 - West Hawaii Today
AP News in Brief 08-12-19  West Hawaii Today

Mass shootings have Latinos worried about being targets. ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — When Michelle Otero arrived at an art show featuring Mexican-American ...


Posted on Mon, 12 Aug 2019 10:05:00 GMT



Newborn left on apartment doorstep in Florida - Hawaii News Now
Newborn left on apartment doorstep in Florida  Hawaii News Now

ORLANDO, Fla. (WKMG/CNN) - Police are investigating after a 1-day-old baby boy was found wrapped in a T-shirt on a woman's doorstep in a Florida apartment ...


Posted on Sun, 21 Jul 2019 07:00:00 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 truck catches fire in Texas - Hawaii News Now
Fire truck catches fire in Texas  Hawaii News Now

The Snyder Volunteer Fire Department's newest fire truck caught on fire Thursday afternoon in Abilene.


Posted on Mon, 29 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Actor Danny Trejo helps save baby trapped in car in LA - Hawaii News Now
Actor Danny Trejo helps save baby trapped in car in LA  Hawaii News Now

Actor Danny Trejo played a real-life hero when he helped rescue a baby trapped in an overturned car after a collision at a Los Angeles intersection.


Posted on Thu, 08 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Kapoho, Pohoiki areas still unsuitable for water restoration after lava - West Hawaii Today
Kapoho, Pohoiki areas still unsuitable for water restoration after lava  West Hawaii Today

HILO — The county Department of Water Supply has no current plans to restore water *service* to Kapoho and the area around Pohoiki as lower Puna continues ...


Posted on Mon, 12 Aug 2019 10:05:00 GMT



Puna community mulls six possible bus hub sites - Hawaii Tribune Herald
Puna community mulls six possible bus hub sites  Hawaii Tribune Herald

HOLLYN JOHNSON/Tribune-Herald A nearly 20-acre lot near the Pahoa Police Station is one of six locations identified around the community for a proposed ...


Posted on Fri, 02 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



80 Acres Burned, 100% Contained: Fire North of Maui Meadows - Maui Now
80 Acres Burned, 100% Contained: Fire North of Maui Meadows  Maui Now

A brush fire burning north of the Maui Meadows subdivision in South Maui has burned 80 acres and is now 100% contained, according to fire officials.


Posted on Mon, 22 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



National Guard units participate in OCRA 2019 - United States Army
National Guard units participate in OCRA 2019  United States Army

The Alaska National Guard's 103rd Civil Support Team participated in exercise ORCA 2019 at various training locations in the Matanuska-Susitna Valley, ...


Posted on Fri, 19 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Rip current nearly claims swimmer off Kealia Beach - Honolulu Star-Advertiser
Rip current nearly claims swimmer off Kealia Beach  Honolulu Star-Advertiser

KEALIA >> County lifeguards resuscitated a 21-year-old man who was pulled unconscious from the waters off Kealia Beach Thursday. The man was swimming ...


Posted on Sat, 10 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Life-saving tips after fires claim 3 lives this month - KHON2
Life-saving tips after fires claim 3 lives this month  KHON2

Fires have claimed three lives in July. A fire overnight left a 61-year-old Honolulu man dead. Honolulu fire officials say the man previously suffered a stroke ...


Posted on Fri, 26 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Man suffers injuries after jumping off China Walls - Honolulu Star-Advertiser
Man suffers injuries after jumping off China Walls  Honolulu Star-Advertiser

Bystanders came to the aid of a 19-year-old man who suffered injuries to his head and upper body today after jumping off China Walls into rough seas.


Posted on Sat, 03 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Kauai’s Ocean Safety Bureau will extend hours for Roving Patrol Units - KHON2
Kauai’s Ocean Safety Bureau will extend hours for Roving Patrol Units  KHON2

HONOLULU (KHON2) — Starting on Thursday, August 1, Ocean Safety officials will implement extended hours for its lifeguard patrol services islandwide.


Posted on Wed, 31 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



 

 
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