Two national parks confronted serious damage to historic structures and state officials were assessing damage to Kawaihae Harbor in the wake of persistent waves in the 12 to 18 foot range this week.
Warning-level surf continues to pound west-facing shores of the Big Island. A National Weather Service-issued high surf warning remains in effect until 6 p.m. Saturday.
HONOLULU — Kaleo Ramos said he was 9 when he contemplated suicide. He had been born a girl, and his birth certificate indicated he was female. But he identified as a male, and life at school was hard.
The number of unemployed Big Islanders fell in December, notching a fourth consecutive month Hawaii County has seen its unemployment rate decline.
Hawaii Prep forward Justin Perry’s best soccer trait doesn’t show up until an opponent tries to knock him to the ground.
The 2015 Mayor’s Cup wrapped up Friday afternoon at Old Airport Park. The Mayor’s Cup has a short three year history on the Big Island, but continues to expand while raising proceeds for the Big Island United Way.
KAILUA-KONA — Rocco Mediate had nothing but love for the Hualalai Golf Course after a 6-under 66 earned him the first-round lead at the Mitsubishi Electric Championship on Friday.
Police executed a search warrant Friday afternoon on a Honomu home where the four suspects in the fatal stabbing of a homeless man reside.
Hawaii Gov. David Ige on Friday announced the nominations of Carleton Ching to serve as chairperson of the Department of Land and Natural Resources and Kekoa Kaluhiwa to the position of First Deputy.
The price of a gallon of regular unleaded gasoline continues to drop for West Hawaii motorists, AAA and gasbuddy.com data shows.
The new traffic signal at the intersection of the Laaloa Avenue extension and Kuakini Highway, also known as Highway 11, in Kona will begin a 24-hour flashing operation at 10 a.m. on Monday (Jan. 26). The road will open for public use the next day.