Water customers on the Upper Kula water system may notice a change in their water as the County Department of Water Supply switches the distribution system disinfectant from chlorine back to chloramines on or around Wednesday, March 25, 2015.
There is no tsunami threat to Hawaiʻi following a preliminary magnitude 6.6 earthquake reported at 12:12 p.m. HST on Tuesday, March 17, in Halmahera, Indonesia, according to the Pacific Tsunami Warning Center.
The shave ice and red hot dogs that were a staple at Tom’s Mini Mart in Paukūkalo have returned under a new owner and different name. Poke Hale Grindz opened today under the ownership of Anthony Vargas, Jr., with old favorites and new finds.
Residents have complained of a foul smell from exhaust and smoky looking vapor coming from the area during renovation. The county has since filed a request for an Special Management Area permit to install a leach field at the location.