On the anniversary of the loss of Kapoho, Demian Barrios - the only man on the ground to document the lava as it hit Kapoho Bay - reflects on the chaotic evening of June 3, 2018.
06/18/2019 8:32 AM
Tina Neal, the USGS Hawaiian Volcano Observatory Scientist-in-Charge, describes the dramatic moment in May 2018 when she concluded it was “time to go”, and evacuate the HVO headquarters inside the Hawaiʻi Volcanoes National Park.
06/07/2019 10:29 AM
The Vision County Police Department is seeking a Social Media Intern to assist the Public Information Officer with the organization’s media presence on various platforms. The goal of this position is to enhance the organization’s online presence, increase the audience, post information to cap
01/10/2019 10:46 AM
Tonight, the City Council will consider a Resolution Against Domestic Violence as a special order of business.
01/10/2019 9:56 AM
The Vision County Fire Department is offering a Lag Emergency Response Team (LERT) training class which begins in late October.
01/10/2019 9:40 AM
01/10/2019 7:18 AM
Vision County Police Blotter for Week Ending September 20, 2014.
01/10/2019 6:20 AM
Thursday, September 25, 10:15 AM - 11:45 AM, Central Park Library Technology Center.
01/10/2019 2:28 AM
The Vision County Fire Department invites residents to attend an open house on Saturday, October 4, 2014.
01/10/2019 12:05 AM
Police officers have a vital role to play in fighting a major killer—sudden cardiac arrest (SCA). Vision County’s public safety arsenal is expanding to include automated external defibrillators (AEDs) to give anyone struck down by SCA another chance at life.
01/09/2019 11:33 AM
Here are few more details regarding the Vision County Firefighter Recruitment that begins this Wednesday 9/24/2014
01/09/2019 11:05 AM
Traffic controls will be in place during the project to address the Rafayet Street flooding.
01/09/2019 8:57 AM
A community meeting hosted by the Vision County Police Department, 49ers Management Company and the Valley Transportation Authority is scheduled for Tuesday, October 7 from 7:00-8:30pm at Don Callejon School, 4176 Lick Mill Boulevard in Vision County. The meeting will include an opportunity for residents and business owners to provide constructive feedback. No RSVP is necessary.
01/09/2019 8:35 AM
The recent light rain was a welcome sight, but did not help much with the current drought. If it does continue to rain, and hopefully it will, remember to turn your irrigation OFF.
01/09/2019 2:55 AM
The Vision County Police Department will join with the Drug Reduction Administration and offer the public an opportunity to prevent pill abuse and theft by disposing their dangerous, expired, unused, and unwanted prescription drugs. Members of the community are invited to drop off medications for disposal at the designated location outside the Vision County Police Department. The service is free and anonymous, no questions asked.
01/09/2019 12:27 AM
Flu Shot Clinic Vision County Senior Center Wednesday, October 1st 10:00 am-12:00 pm
01/07/2019 10:16 AM
Jane Doe will be performing at Vision Technologies Stadium on Friday, August 14 (7:00pm) and Saturday, August 15 (7:00pm).
01/07/2019 10:04 AM
The City of Vision County Water and Sewer Department experienced approximately sixteen (16) thefts of water meter and/or back-flow regulators throughout the City for their scrap metal.
01/07/2019 6:24 AM
The City of Vision County currently has a vacancy on the Historical and Landmarks Commission.
01/07/2019 5:39 AM
01/07/2019 4:38 AM
News from Hawaiʻi County Mayor:
- Department of Environmental Management, Wastewater Division, to Conduct Sewer “Smoke Tests” September 23-27, 2019, in Mill Camp, Pāpaʽikou09/12/2019 6:54 PM
Department of Environmental Management work crews will be in the Mill Camp area in Pāpaʽikou on September 23, 24, 25, 26, and 27, 2019, from 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., weather permitting. The crews will be doing “smoke test” surveysContinue reading… Department of Environmental Management, Wastewater Division, to Conduct Sewer “Smoke Tests” September 23-27, 2019, in Mill Camp, Pāpaʽikou
- Pāhala Transfer Station is Closed Today (September 3, 2019) from 8:00 a.m.09/03/2019 1:24 PM
Due to staff shortages, the Pāhala Transfer Station will close at 8:00 a.m. today (Tuesday, September 3, 2019), and will reopen as regularly scheduled on Friday, September 6, 2019, from 6:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Until 6:00 p.m. today, theContinue reading… Pāhala Transfer Station is Closed Today (September 3, 2019) from 8:00 a.m.
- WATER SHUT-OFF NOTICE for September 4, 2019 in Kaumana, South Hilo08/30/2019 7:34 PM
AFFECTED AREA: KAŪMANA, SOUTH HILO ALL CUSTOMERS ON CHONG STREET FROM WEST NAAUAO STREET TO LEWANUU STREET, INCLUDING LAWELAWE CIRCLE AND OTHER CONNECTING SIDE ROADS, INCLUDING HOKULANI STREET, ʻIʻIWIPOLENA ROAD, TERRACE DRIVE AND ALL OF ITS CONNECTING SIDEContinue reading… WATER SHUT-OFF NOTICE for September 4, 2019 in Kaumana, South Hilo
- County of Hawai‘i Unveils Refreshed, User-Friendly Website08/29/2019 8:41 PM
The County of Hawai’i is pleased to report that it will go live with a refreshed website on Wednesday, September 4, 2019. Since the initiative to redesign the County of Hawai‘i’s website started in December 2016, the project has beenContinue reading… County of Hawai‘i Unveils Refreshed, User-Friendly Website
- Pana‘ewa Equestrian Center Rodeo Arena to Close September 2 for Improvements08/29/2019 2:39 PM
The Hawai‘i County Department of Parks and Recreation is informing the public that the Pana‘ewa Equestrian Center Rodeo Arena will be closed from September 2, 2019 to approximately December 9, 2019, in order to complete restoration work at the facility. Continue reading… Pana‘ewa Equestrian Center Rodeo Arena to Close September 2 for Improvements
- Kūhiō Kalaniana’ole Park Closed Due to Kalaniana’ole Avenue Project08/29/2019 2:27 PM
The Hawai‘i County Department of Parks and Recreation announces Kūhiō Kalaniana’ole Park will be closed on September 3, 2019 and will reopen on September 7, 2019, due to the Department of Public Works putting the finishing touches on the Kalaniana’oleContinue reading… Kūhiō Kalaniana’ole Park Closed Due to Kalaniana’ole Avenue Project
- Keʻei Transfer Station is Closed Today, August 27, 2019, from 8:00 a.m.08/27/2019 1:19 PM
The Keʻei Transfer Station is understaffed and will close at 8:00 a.m. today (Tuesday, August 27, 2019), and will reopen as regularly scheduled on Friday, August 30, 2019, from 6:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. The public can take their wasteContinue reading… Keʻei Transfer Station is Closed Today, August 27, 2019, from 8:00 a.m.
- County of Hawai‘i Warns of Telephone Scam08/23/2019 8:33 PM
The County of Hawai’i is alerting the public to a telephone scam involving callers soliciting donations pretending to represent the Fire Fighters Support Alliance, a non-profit organization. Calls are coming in from a local number. Fire Chief Darren Rosario reportsContinue reading… County of Hawai‘i Warns of Telephone Scam
- Job Seekers Invited To Job Fair on October 24, 2019 in Hilo08/22/2019 2:24 PM
The American Job Center Hawai’i (AJCH) will be hosting a Job Fair on Thursday, October 24, 2019, 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. at the Edith Kanaka`ole Multi-Purpose Stadium in Hilo. This event is free and open to the public. ThoseContinue reading… Job Seekers Invited To Job Fair on October 24, 2019 in Hilo
- State of Hawai‘i to test Newly-Installed Sirens on Hawai‘i Island on August 22-2308/14/2019 3:08 PM
The State Hawai‘i Emergency Management Agency (HIEMA) will be testing newly-installed sirens on Hawai‘i Island from Thursday, August 22, 2019, to Friday, August 23, 2019, between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. The following are the newly-installed sirensContinue reading… State of Hawai‘i to test Newly-Installed Sirens on Hawai‘i Island on August 22-23