A strong flow of recovery and reconstruction supplies through Hilo Harbor kept Young Brothers shipping totals on the rise at that port, even as other maritime entry points around the neighbor islands saw cargo volume slip 2.1 percent in the third quarter.
The Hawaii Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs’ Office of Consumer Protection on Tuesday warned Hawaii residents to protect themselves as they gear up for the holiday shopping season.
Eight applications have been submitted by qualifying organizations and state and county agencies seeking federal reimbursement for protective actions taken or planned in response to the June 27 lava flow ahead of the Dec. 3 deadline.
Hawaiian Volcano Observatory scientists determined Monday afternoon that lava was no longer moving through the tube system below a breakout located 3.5 miles above Apaa Street.
Work continues Tuesday to reopen the remainder of Pahoa Village Road in time for the Thanksgiving Day holiday, Hawaii County Civil Defense Director Darryl Oliveira said shortly after 11:30 a.m.
Hawaii Island police are searching for a 27-year-old Kailua-Kona man who was reported missing.
Matson Navigation Co. is increasing its Hawaii service container rates effective Jan. 4, 2015.
The cause of a Hawaiian Acres structure fire Monday is “undetermined,” according to the Hawaii County Fire Department.
The U.S. Coast Guard and Maui Fire Department’s Ocean Safety crews rescued two kayakers trapped on Molokini Crater on Monday.
Crewmembers of the Matson ship Manukai received the U.S. Coast Guard’s Meritorious Public Service award on Monday for the rescue of three men from a sailboat caught in Hurricane Julio 414 miles northeast of Oahu on Aug. 10.
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