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Department of Public Safety confirms three workers at Maui Community Correctional Center tested positive for coronavirus

KHON2 Local News - Tue, 07/27/2021 - 23:36
The Department of Public Safety reports that three workers tested positive for COVID-19 at Maui Community Correctional Center.
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9th Island Night Life July 27

KHON2 Local News - Tue, 07/27/2021 - 23:17
9th Island Night Life July 27
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Pier 2 vaccination center to close and reopen at Kapiolani Medical Center

KHON2 Local News - Tue, 07/27/2021 - 22:32
The Hawaii Pacific Health (HPH) Pier 2 Vaccination Center will close on Saturday.
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Demand for vaccinations are up as COVID-19 cases surge in Hawaii County

KHON2 Local News - Tue, 07/27/2021 - 21:43
Hawaii COVID-19 cases are on the rise, but the demand for vaccinations is also increasing.
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Vaccine requirement for Hawaii government workers being considered

KHON2 Local News - Tue, 07/27/2021 - 21:39
Hawaii is not yet requiring its government workers to be fully vaccinated but the governor and one county mayor said they are considering a vaccine mandate for its employees.
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Way 2 Go! Dorothy Yamato

KHON2 Local News - Tue, 07/27/2021 - 21:30
Dorothy is celebrating her 103rd birthday on Tuesday, July 27 in Kihei, Maui.
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Hawaii locals can enter Hanauma Bay without a reservation

KHON2 Local News - Tue, 07/27/2021 - 20:54
The Honolulu Department of Parks and Recreation (DPR) will launch a pilot program to allow Hawaii residents to enter Hanauma Bay without a reservation.
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WorkForce hosts virtual summer hiring fair July 28

KHON2 Local News - Tue, 07/27/2021 - 20:51
WorkForce hosts a virtual job fair on July 28 from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. Applicants can chat live with recruiters by text or video.
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Hawaii Senate panel hears testimony on appeals court nominee

KHON2 Local News - Tue, 07/27/2021 - 20:05
HONOLULU (AP) — The Hawaii Senate Judiciary Committee is considering the nomination of Daniel Gluck to serve on the Intermediate Court of Appeals. Critics have questioned the governor's choice of Gluck for the job, noting it’s been 30 years since a Native Hawaiian was appointed to the appeals court and 20 since a Native Hawaiian [...]
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TSA looking to hire at three Hawaii airports

KHON2 Local News - Tue, 07/27/2021 - 20:02
The TSA is currently hiring full-time and part-time positions for Kahului, Lihue and Kona airports.
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9th Island Forecast July 27

KHON2 Local News - Tue, 07/27/2021 - 19:51
Here's your 9th island forecast!
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Kauai police ask public for help searching for missing woman

KHON2 Local News - Tue, 07/27/2021 - 19:45
The Kauai Police Department (KPD) is asking the public for help to locate 51-year-old Dawn Marie Gates of Keālia.
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Lifeguard certifications on the rise due to uptick in tourists visiting Hawaii

KHON2 Local News - Tue, 07/27/2021 - 19:30
Lifeguards are essential when it comes to keeping people safe, and with more visitors flying in every day, they're needed now more than ever.
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Nevada orders indoor mask use for its cities

KHON2 Local News - Tue, 07/27/2021 - 19:04
Nevada officials are re-imposing a mask mandate for indoor public spaces in the state’s cities in an effort to stem the spread of the coronavirus amid a rise in cases and hospitalizations not seen since before the arrival of vaccines.
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$15 an hour wage becoming a norm as employers struggle to fill service-industry jobs

KHON2 Local News - Tue, 07/27/2021 - 19:00
The signs and banners are dotted along suburban commercial strips and hanging in shop windows and restaurants: “Now Hiring, $15 an hour.”
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Molokai immersion school students name Hawaiian monk seal

KHON2 Local News - Tue, 07/27/2021 - 18:40
Kepuhinui was previously known as L4.
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Pahoa man charged with burglary, multiple offenses after allegedly breaking into private school

KHON2 Local News - Tue, 07/27/2021 - 18:38
HONOLULU (KHON2) -- Hawaii Island police have arrested Jenson Faustino-Keakaoka Castillas and charged him with burglary, among other offenses, after he allegedly broke into a private school in Pahoa. On Monday afternoon, Castillas was charged with several counts of burglary, theft and property damage among many other charges. The charges are the result of an [...]
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Big Island inmates transferred to Oahu facility to alleviate overcrowding

KHON2 Local News - Tue, 07/27/2021 - 17:44
The transfer is an effort to alleviate some of the overcrowding conditions and to reduce the spread of COVID-19, according to the Hawaii Department of Public Safety (PSD).
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Waianae High School opens new $10.7 million Searider Productions facility

KHON2 Local News - Tue, 07/27/2021 - 16:59
Waianae High School's new facility for the Searider Productions' media education program will be available for students upon their return to school on Tuesday, Aug. 3.
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Donations will be accepted to 'stuff the bus' at Pearlridge Center

KHON2 Local News - Tue, 07/27/2021 - 16:06
Photo courtesy of Deborah Sharkey
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