Ads by Google Ads by Google

Honolulu

Honolulu Mayor Rick Blangiardi
Honolulu,HAWAII — Honolulu Mayor Rick Blackgirdi said Wednesday that he might consider implementing a mask mandate after the Covid-19 case count rose for the eighth week in a row. Hawaii recorded a weekly average of 925 cases per day on Wednesday, up from 722 the previous week. The state also...
Three healthworkers from Honolulu posing
COVID-19 drastically disrupted travel to American Samoa while many safety and health requirements have been challenging for travelers. The Health Dept. is recognizing the women in Hawaii that helped many of our people through the process especially as we close the ASDOH branch in Honolulu. We love...
 Max Sword
HONOLULU (AP) — Three former Honolulu officials were arrested Wednesday for allegedly conspiring to hide the source of public funds used to get a police chief to retire amid a corruption investigation that ultimately put him and his former prosecutor wife in federal prison. Roy Amemiya, the city’s...
Dept. of Health logo
Pago Pago, AMERICAN SAMOA — The ASG Emergency Operations Center in Tafuna has issued a reminder and important advisory for all outbound passengers traveling on Hawaiian Airlines’ flight on Monday, Sept. 13th — which is when commercial flights between Honolulu and Pago Pago resume. According to the...
 Miriama Fasavalu
HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - Since a repatriation process started this February, nearly 2,000 American Samoan residents who were stranded in Hawaii and the mainland have gone home. And roughly 200 people are on the final repatriation flight home, set to depart this Thursday. American Samoa resident...
Amata with VA doctors and personnelDirector Sergio S. Chao of the Honolulu Regional Office and VA Clinic Director Dr. Adam Robinson
Washington, D.C. — Congresswoman Uifa’atali Amata last week, as part of a series of meetings while she was in Honolulu, also met with the leadership of the Spark M. Matsunaga Department of Veterans’ Affairs (VA) Medical Center associated with Tripler Army Medical Center that serves so many Veterans...
robbery suspect sitting in grass being handcuffed
Honolulu, HAWAII — A Hawaii Fire Department firefighter continued CPR on a robbery suspect who was shot by Honolulu Police Department while trying to avoid apprehension in a flood control canal adjacent to Kalakaua Ave. in Honolulu late Monday afternoon. HPD and HFD cut fencing and used a ladder to...
Kueni Aumoeualogo-Hisatake
The scene this morning shortly before dawn at Honolulu International Airport as American Samoa residents arrived for the first repatriation flight. The flight departed at 8 a.m. Kueni Aumoeualogo-Hisatake said she is elated and grateful to repatriate. She and her husband are carrying the ashes of...
Passengers on first repatriation flight arrive at HNL
Buses began pulling up at the Honolulu airport this morning before dawn with the 159 passengers who are booked on the first repatriation flight, that took off for American Samoa at 8 a.m. “I’m thinking about my mom,” Eileen Tyrell, of the Tagata Tutu Faatasi Alliance of American Samoa told Hawaii...
Mr. Nick Peters (left) and other family members
Honolulu, HAWAII — Mrs. Elisapeta T. Lesatele Alaimaleata and the Le Fetuao Samoan Language Center in Honolulu, Hawaii, received with humble hearts a donation from Mr. Nick Peters on behalf of the Peters Family from Mesepa and also Nick's rugby club in Hawaii, in support of American Samoa's future...

Pages