Thursday’s Need to Know

Honolulu police asking for help finding another bank robbery suspect. They say a man held up the First Hawaiian Bank on Bishop Street Tuesday afternoon. If you know anything, call Crime Stoppers.

On Hawaii Island officials, closed off Waipio Valley and the road leading up to it because of concerns about dengue fever.

Another Republican Presidential debate Thursday night. The top candidates will hit the air at 4 p.m. Hawaii time. It airs on the FOX Business Network.

The Iwilei Kmart begins its liquidation sale Thursday. The store is set to shut down in March.

The search continues for a Honolulu police officer’s stolen gun. Authorities say an officer’s personal vehicle was broken into Wednesday near Dole Middle School. If you have any information about this case, call police.

A high surf advisory remains in effect for the north and west facing shores until 6 a.m. Friday. Surf heights of up to ten to 15 feet are expected. Use caution if near the water.

The Honolulu City Council budget committee approved a five year tax extension, which would make people on Oahu pay the .5 percent GET surcharge until 2027. The full council is expected to vote on the extension by the end of the month.

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