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No Tsunami Threat Following 7.1M Mexico Earthquake

The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center says there is no threat of a tsunami to Hawai`i following a 7.1 magnitude earthquake that occurred about three miles east-northeast of Raboso, Mexico. PTWC reports that the quake occurred at about 7:15 a.m. at a depth of 51 km. The epicenter is 75 miles southeast of Mexico City.

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National Park Reports Fatality In Kipahulu

On Wednesday, September 13, 2017 at approximately 1:20 p.m., Rangers in the Kīpahulu District of Haleakalā National Park received a report of a fatality in the Palikea streambed. Palikea Stream is an off-trail location of the park not open to visitors. National Park Service Rangers along with Maui County Police and Fire Department personnel responded to the area. The rescue …

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Hawai`i Join 16 States in DACA Preservation

Hawai`i joined a coalition of 16 states in filing suit to protect Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals grantees on Wednesday. The lawsuit, which was filed this afternoon in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York, details how the Trump administration has violated the equal protection clause of the Constitution by discriminating against the 800,000 DACA recipients …

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Governor Ige Visits with Hawaiʻi Air National Guard Headed to Texas

A Hawaiʻi Air National Guard C-17 Globemaster III transport aircraft from the 204th Airlift Squadron, 154th Wing, departed Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam early this morning as part of the nation’s Hurricane Harvey relief effort. The C-17, carrying two flight crews and maintenance personnel (16 Airmen in total) will initially fly to Memphis International Airport in Tennessee, from where they will …

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