Honolulu: Crews complete repairs to water main break…

Crews complete repairs to water main break in Waikiki… By KHON-2 Web Staff. Board of Water Supply crews have completed repairs to an 8-inch water main break in Waikiki. The incident was first reported at around 7:20 a.m. on Helumoa Road off Lewers Street. The road was closed while crews isolated the break and installed […]

Efforts to stop spills in underground fuel tanks…

Efforts to stop spills in underground fuel tanks…    Leaks, spills still happening in Hawaii – KITV-4 Honolulu Paul Drewes. Many are concerned about gas prices going up, but there is another concern in Hawaii: fuel going down from leaks in underground storage tanks. The recent Red Hill leaks drew a lot of attention to underground […]

Ige talks with EPA about Hawaii Cesspool Regulations…

Govenor Ige talks with EPA about cesspool regulations… KITV Honolulu, Hawaii —Hawaii is the only state that still allows homes to be built with cesspools. An estimated 90,000 homes across the islands from Diamond Head to Puna are not hooked up to city and county sewer systems. Last year, Gov. Neil Abercrombie left office without […]

Big Island of Hawaii Lava Update…

Lava Flow Update – 1/30/15 – by Big Island Now Staff. Over the past week, minimal advancement has been seen in the major breakout portions of the June 27 lava flow. Hawai’i County Civil Defense reported continuous stalls at every portion of the lava breakouts following its Friday morning overflight assessment. The once leading flow […]

Breaking News – Halawa SinkHole

Water main break and sinkhole in Halawa, road closed.. HALAWA (HawaiiNewsNow – 12/28/14) A water main below Halawa Heights Road broke and caused a massive sink hole. 17 Board of Water Supply (BWS) customers are without water due to the eight-inch break at 99-646 Halawa Heights Road. To make matters worse, the pipe break has […]

Hawaiian iwi complicates Construction…

Discovery of Hawaiian iwi complicates construction of Laie Hotel… Laie, Hawaii – Oahu (HawaiiNewsNow) By Lisa Kubota. A sacred discovery is complicating the construction of a new hotel on Oahu’s North Shore. Workers found what are believed to be Hawaiian remains, or iwi, at the site of the future Courtyard by Marriott in Laie. The […]

Sinkhole by East-West and Dole…

Sinkhole redirects traffic by corner of Dole and East-West Fadi Youkhana / Ka Leo O Hawai‘i Sinkhole by East-West and Dole. Traffic is being redirected as a result of a sinkhole by the corner of Dole Street and East-West Road Monday evening. University of Hawai‘i officials said they first caught sight of the sinkhole around […]

Kalanianaole Sinkhole Repair…

Kalanianaole Hwy reopened in Waimanalo after sinkhole repair… KHON NEWS – Honolulu, Hawaii   Kalanianaole Highway is back open Friday. State crews spent the night fixing a large sinkhole in the road near Mekia Street in front of Shima’s Supermarket. The road was reopened at around 4:30 a.m. While the hole did not look all […]

Hawaii: Remains of Japanese WWII plane crew…

Remains of Japanese plane crew might lie on Hawaii golf course… By Wyatt Olson – Stars and Stripes. FORT SHAFTER, Hawaii — A local historian is convinced he’s located the site where a two-man Japanese dive-bomber crew crashed on the morning of Dec. 7, 1941, and was buried nearby: the tony grounds of Hoakalei Country […]

Big Island – Cesspool Plan Murky…

By Nancy Cook Lauer West Hawaii Today westhawaiitoday.com Responding to public opposition, the state Department of Health dramatically watered down its proposed rules phasing out cesspools, but it’s unknown if Gov. Neil Abercrombie will sign the package before he leaves office Monday. The new rules would apply to just 13 percent of the 49,344 cesspools […]

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