The holiday season officially is here, and that means a plethora of parades, starting with the Lehua Jaycees’ 29th annual Hilo Holiday Parade at 5:30 p.m. Saturday in Hilo.
Ron Ingram, 67, is believed to be the man who made a mayday call early Thursday reporting that his small boat was taking on water miles offshore of Kailua-Kona, the U.S. Coast Guard reports.
A Puna man has been charged in connection with a burglary committed in June.
HONOLULU — A state employee faces a January trial on charges of stealing state money while working for Gov. Neil Abercrombie.
HONOLULU — State Senate President Donna Mercado Kim is questioning a decision by the state’s information technology office to suddenly fire 11 employees.
A 52-year-old Kailua-Kona man apparently drowned Tuesday afternoon in waters within Kua Bay in North Kona, according to the Hawaii County Fire Department.
A 57-year-old Pahoa man is in police custody Thursday evening following a reported stabbing in Puna that sent a 32-year-old man to an Oahu hospital.
Thanksgiving is a time to gather, share a big meal and reflect on blessings.
A former county councilman has lost his civil lawsuit against the county.
HONOLULU — Officials on Hawaii’s Big Island will hold inaugural ceremonies for incoming members of the Hawaii County Council.
Oversight of genetically modified crops in Hawaii remains the state’s kuleana, a federal judge ruled Wednesday when invalidating Hawaii County’s law restricting the use of transgenic plants.