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Hawai‘i Food & Wine Festival tickets now on sale

The Hawaiʻi Food & WIne Festival was co-founded by James Beard Award-winning chefs Roy Yamaguchi and Alan Wong.

Good Jobs Hawaiʻi provides free skills training for hundreds of residents

The University of Hawaiʻi Community Colleges, in collaboration with the Chamber of Commerce Hawaiʻi and industry partners, offers free skills training in high-demand industries through Good Jobs Hawaiʻi.

U.S. Rep. Jill Tokuda keynote speaker at Kaua‘i Memorial Day event

The Memorial Day Observance will also include members of the Pacific Missile Range Facility at Barking Sands, and the Waimea High School JROTC, which will post and retire the colors.

Petco Love donates $20,000 to Kauaʻi Humane Society

The national nonprofit Petco Love is donating $20,000 to the Kauaʻi Humane Society in support of its lifesaving work for animals on the island.

Daniel K. Inouye Solar Telescope captures closeups of Sun

The Daniel K. Inouye solar telescope images feature a variety of sunspots and quiet regions of the Sun obtained by the Visible-Broadband Imager, one of the telescope’s first-generation instruments.

Volcano Watch: Hawaiian oral stories of legends can provide light on past eruptions

Some Hawaiian stories, including the one about the two chiefs of Kahuku who became the two hills of Nāpuʻuapele, can be traced to the eruptions they record.

NOAA predicts a near- or above-normal hurricane season for Central Pacific

The 2023 Central Pacific hurricane season starts June 1, and this year forecasters at the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration predict a 50% chance of above-normal tropical cyclone activity.

County of Kaua‘i announces holiday closures

The Waimea swimming pool will observe Memorial Day on May 30 and will be closed that day.

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Grow “Seeds of Knowledge” at your Kaua‘i library
Kupuna on Kaua‘i can compete in Kiwanis spelling bee
Hawai‘i Food & Wine Festival tickets now on sale
Daniel K. Inouye Solar Telescope captures closeups of Sun

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Blue Hawaiian Helicopters reopens at Princeville Airport on Kaua‘i
UH Shidler College of Business raises $420,000 to support Travel Industry Management students
Earth Day celebrations, volunteer opportunities aplenty on Kaua‘i
Kauaʻi, state visitor numbers rising

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24 people cited at Kaʻena Point State Park, most for access during off hours

Eighteen people were cited Saturday night for being in a closed area, in violation of Ka‘ena Point State Park closure hours; and five others were cited for not having special access permits.

Hawaiʻi’s Carissa Moore wins women’s title at Surf Ranch Pro Presented by 805 Beer

Carissa Moore of Hawaiʻi took home the women's title in the Surf Ranch Pro Presented by 805 Beer in Lemoore, Calif. In the men's division the title went to Griffin Colapinto (USA).

Damage to be assessed after moorings were placed on coral during Hawaiʻi Island canoe regatta

The Founders Regatta hosted by the Keauhou Canoe Club on Hawaiʻi Island was placed on temporary hold Saturday, after the discovery of course markers on the coral reef which state officials said may have caused "significant damage."

Ritz-Carlton Maui to host Kapalua Signature Winemaker Dinner featuring celebrity chefs

In honor of the Kapalua Wine and Food Festival, the Ritz-Carlton Maui will host the Kapalua Signature Winemaker Dinner on June 9, an event featuring celebrity chefs and unique cuisine.

Volcano Watch: Legends of Eruptions Past

Geoscience is full of tools to help us investigate the past. Using geochemistry and geochronology, for instance, we can reconstruct ancient magma chambers from their eruptive products even millennia after they formed. There is one important tool, however, that can sometimes be overlooked: oral history.

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Police: Puna man charged after his dog attacked a woman in Pāhoa

A Pāhoa man is facing charges after vicious dog attack left one woman hospitalized and another woman injured on Saturday.

Ocean View man in critical condition after shooting, police arrest neighbor

Hawai'i Police Department said they have arrested Thomas Allen, 47, of Ocean View, or allegedly shooting his neighbor.

Hawaii County Weather Forecast for May 28, 2023

Trade winds will remain on the lighter side today, then gradually strengthen tonight and Memorial Day, with moderate to locally breezy conditions...

Hawaii County Surf Forecast for May 28, 2023

Surf along exposed north and west facing shores will see a slight increase later today through Tuesday as a small west-northwest swell moves through. A similar...

Job fair coming to Kona Commons Shopping Center

Management, retail and food service positions at Kona Commons are available.