Geothermal Public Health Assessment (Draft) Released Today – Findings and Recommendations

The Geothermal Public Health Assessment (Draft) – Findings and Recommendations was released today.

Click to view the findings and recommendations of the assessment:

Click to read the report of the draft

Click to read the report of the draft

Big Island Police Officially Classify 13-Year-Old as Missing From Hamakua Health Center

The Hawai´i Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in locating a 13-year-old Waikoloa teen.

Tatiana

New picture released of Tatiana Miller-Tayamen

Tatiana Miller-Tayamen was last seen on Thursday (July 25, 2013) at about 2:10 p.m. at the Hamakua Health Center in Honoka’a.

Tatiana

Tatiana

Miller-Tayamen is 5’03” tall, weighing about 115 pounds, with dark brown medium length hair with highlights and black tips, a fair complexion, and was last seen wearing a light colored tank top, and blue jean shorts.

Tatiana

Tatiana

Police ask that anyone with information on Miller-Tayamen’s whereabouts to call the Police Department’s non-emergency line at 935-3311 or Officer Aaron Yamanaka at 808-775-7533.
Tipsters who prefer to remain anonymous may call Crime Stoppers at 961-8300 in Hilo or 329-8181 in Kona and may be eligible for a reward of up to $1,000. Crime Stoppers is a volunteer program run by ordinary citizens who want to keep their community safe. Crime Stoppers doesn’t record calls or subscribe to caller ID. All Crime Stoppers information is kept confidential.

Flash Flood Watch Issued For All Hawaiian Islands – Bring On Flossie!

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FLASH FLOOD WATCH FROM MONDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE TUESDAY NIGHT…

.HEAVY RAIN ASSOCIATED WITH TROPICAL STORM FLOSSIE WILL BRING THE THREAT OF FLASH FLOODING ACROSS THE MAIN HAWAIIAN ISLANDS STARTING WEDNESDAY MORNING AND THROUGH LATE TUESDAY NIGHT.

..FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE TUESDAY NIGHT…

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN HONOLULU HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WATCH FOR ALL HAWAIIAN ISLANDS

* FROM MONDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE TUESDAY NIGHT.

* HEAVY RAIN ASSOCIATED WITH TROPICAL CYCLONE FLOSSIE WILL BRING THE THREAT OF WIDESPREAD HEAVY RAIN THAT COULD RESULT IN FLASH FLOODING.

* THE RAIN WILL BE WIDESPREAD…WILL AFFECT BOTH THE UPPER AND LOWER ELEVATIONS. THE HEAVY RAIN WILL ALSO FALL OVER URBAN AREAS IN THE LOWER ELEVATIONS…WHICH WILL BE MORE SUSCEPTIBLE TO FLOODING PROBLEMS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT CONDITIONS MAY DEVELOP THAT LEAD TO FLASH FLOODING. FLASH FLOODING IS VERY DANGEROUS. REMEMBER THAT IT DOES NOT HAVE TO BE RAINING HEAVILY WHERE YOU ARE FOR FLASH FLOODING TO OCCUR.

MONITOR THE LATEST FORECASTS AND BE PREPARED TO TAKE IMMEDIATE ACTION IF FLASH FLOOD WARNINGS ARE ISSUED.

Instructions:

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT CONDITIONS MAY DEVELOP THAT LEAD TO FLASH FLOODING. FLASH FLOODING IS VERY DANGEROUS. REMEMBER THAT IT DOES NOT HAVE TO BE RAINING HEAVILY WHERE YOU ARE FOR FLASH FLOODING TO OCCUR. MONITOR THE LATEST FORECASTS AND BE PREPARED TO TAKE IMMEDIATE ACTION IF FLASH FLOOD WARNINGS ARE ISSUED.