Experts say the plume of the molasses spill is having a difficult time moving because it’s in a mostly confined area. They say because currents are not strong enough where it spilled–the rate of it dissipating could take months. And, some believe the effects it could have on other marine life could increase as it moves and slowly dissipates.
KHON2 is learning more about the molasses spill in Honolulu Harbor, five days after it happened. Matson answered more questions about the 233,000 gallon spill itself. Exactly when it happened, when they first knew something was wrong, and when they found the leaky pipe.
Police say a 17-year-old boy was driving a jeep Friday afternoon and rear-ended a car on Kaumualii highway near Kukui Grove Center, then moments later hit another car.
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A boat erupted in flames Saturday afternoon in Kaneohe Bay. The thick black smoke could be seen from miles away. The emergency call came in around 3:30 p.m. Saturday.
Shriner’s Hospitals for Children celebrated its 90th birthday Saturday with a party for the community. There were hospital tours, educational games and prizes for the keiki, as well as anime demonstrations.
Nearly a week after a massive molasses spill entered Honolulu Harbor, the company responsible for the incident laid out a timeline of events at a press conference on Saturday.
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The Hawaii Kai Marina Community Association issued a press release regarding their maintenance dredging project.
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The State Department of Land and Natural Resources announced on Friday that it has closed Keehi Lagoon to commercial and recreational water activities in the wake of Monday’s massive molasses spill.