This is a Civil Defense Beach Closure message for Tuesday, October 15 at 5:00 in the afternoon.Hawaii County Parks and Recreation Department has Closed Spencer Beach Park in North Kohala. The closure is necessary to protect individuals from swarming bees after a large kiawe tree collapsed in the park. The park is closed to all […]
Hawaiʻi Island Police have arrested two men in separate investigations that were connected through strange circumstances. Police arrested and charged 26-year old Patrick Enos Jr. and 23-year old Pat Garrett Enos on October 1, 2019 for an array of offenses following three investigations with peculiar connections. Police were canvasing an area for a stolen vehicle […]
Hawai‘i Electric Light announces a scheduled power outage that will affect customers in North Kohala. The outage will be from 10 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 24, to 6 a.m. on Friday, Oct. 25, 2019.
This is a Civil Defense High Surf Advisory message for Tuesday, August 20 at 7:00 in the morning. The National Weather Service has issued a High Surf Advisory for South facing shores of Hawaii Island from Upolu Point in North Kohala through South Point in Ka`u to Cape Kumukahi in Puna through Thursday morning. A […]
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.
Two-thirds of Hawaii voters polled want the telescope built on Mauna Kea. But Native Hawaiians and residents under 50 were more likely to oppose the project.
The director of the Spanish astrophysics institute said the Canary Islands site still remains only a backup to placing the TMT on Mauna Kea.