Firefighters are working to extinguish a blaze near the 12 mile marker on ‘Akoni Pule Highway in North Kohala. There are currently no road closures or advisories.
Helco will be repairing a transmission line that serves North Kohala. Residents will not have power from approximately 9 am till 11 am today.
Kapa’au Post Office is closed until further notice due to burglary today.
Update 2:45pm Advisory: ONE LANE of Akoni Pule Hwy(Rt 270) at Keokea Bridge(27.5mm), North Kohala is now OPEN. ONE LANE of Akoni Pule Hwy(Rt 270) at Keokea Bridge(27.5mm), North Kohala is now OPEN. Utility crews are on scene. Advisory: AVOID… Continue Reading
After being missing for two weeks, Maui hiker Amanda Eller has been found, says her father. According to a findamanda Facebook post, she was found injured in a ravine in the forest. Eller did not have serious injuries and was air evacuated.The… Continue Reading
s is a and Shark Attack message for Tuesday, April 23 at 9:15 AM. Fire Dept. reports a shark attack occurred off the coast near Anaehoomalu Bay (A Bay) around 8:30 this morning. The beaches in the vicinity are closed until further notice. Continue Reading
Via: USGS At 5:09 pm on Saturday, much of the Big Island was rocked by a magnitude 5.2 earth quake originating near Hualālai at a depth of 9.9 mi. No tsunami threat was indicated. Did you feel it? Report it… Continue Reading