Actor Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson, third from right, walks with TMT opposition leader Kaho'okahi Kanuha, third from left, while being accompanied by the Royal Order of Kamehameha I during a visit to the protests against the TMT telescope, Wednesday, July 24, 2019, at the base of Mauna Kea on Hawaii Island
. (Jamm Aquino/Honolulu Star-Advertiser via AP)
Inouye International Airport on Oahu and Kona International Airport on Hawaii Island
Southwest will operate its first interisland service within Hawaii between Honolulu and Kahului, four times daily in each direction, beginning April 28, followed by service between Honolulu and Ellison Onizuka International Airport at Keahole on Hawaii Island
, four times daily in each direction, beginning May 12.
Hilton Grand Vacations Inc (NYSE:HGV) declared on Friday the opening of Ocean Tower by Hilton Grand Vacations Club, its fourth property in Waikoloa and its first on Hawaii Island
with direct oceanfront views, with a traditional Hawaiian blessing and ceremony.
The Iron Man Championship in Kona City - Hawaii Island
, was the largest in the history of world tournaments in terms of participation and public attendance due to the importance of the championship and in celebration of the 40th anniversary since its inception.
Forecasters have issued a hurricane warning for Hawaii island
(also known as Big Island) and a hurricane watch for Oahu, Maui and other smaller islands that make up the archipelago.
The weather service issued a hurricane warning for Hawaii island
and a hurricane watch for Oahu, Maui and other smaller islands, meaning tropical stormforce winds, excessive rain and large swells in surf could have started to arrive last night.
Jimeno said a hurricane warning is in effect for the Big Island (Hawaii Island
) and Maui, while a hurricane watch is in effect for Oahu, where Honolulu is, and Kauai Island.
Citing a report from Consul General Joselito Jimeno, the DFA said a hurricane warning was already hoisted in the Big Island (Hawaii Island
) and Maui, while a hurricane watch was in effect for Oahu, where Honolulu and Kauai Island are located.
public finance, port and airport credits following ongoing volcanic activity on Hawaii Island
. Fitch does expect the state's tourism-driven economy to feel some adverse peripheral effects from the volcanic activity in the short term, but ultimately the fiscal impact of the eruption on rated entities in Hawaii will be largely mitigated by Hawaii's financial flexibility, support from federal and state governments, and private insurance policies.
On May 3, Kilauea, an active volcano on the southeast corner of Hawaii island
, erupted after a powerful earthquake hit its coast.