Sep 10, 2018 All schools in the Waiakea area, including Waiakea High, Intermediate, and Elementary have resumed class. A suspect is in custody after the University of Hawaii at Hilo received a report of someone threatening gun violence on campus.… Continue Reading
This is a Civil Defense hurricane update for Thursday, August 23 at 6:00 in the morning. Hurricane Lane has stalled causing conditions of heavy rain and flooding continuing since last night. Dangerous driving conditions and flooding are occurring from Waipio… Continue Reading
All public schools, charter schools, and Department of Education Offices will be closed across the State Thursday & Friday.
Hurricane Lane is holding its strength as a Category 4 storm as it continues to make its way toward the Hawaiian Islands. A hurricane warning is now in effect for Hawaii County, while Oahu and Maui County remain under a… Continue Reading
All Kohala Public Schools will be closed tomorrow. Decision on Thursday is pending.
The northbound (makai-bound) lane of Hawi Rd between Akoni Pule Hwy & Keawe Iki St remains restricted due to a downed utility pole caused by a traffic crash. First responders have turned the scene over to utility crews who anticipate… Continue Reading
The Coast Guard closed both Hilo and Kawaihae harbors as of 11 a.m. today in advance of Hurricane Hector. Coast Guard personnel are on the Big Island doing pre-storm assessments of the ports. Ports are closed to inbound traffic, and… Continue Reading