Some landscape companies are crying foul over a new county policy requiring them to truck their green waste to the Puuanahulu or Hilo landfills and pay a tipping fee to dispose of it.
A 57-year-old Pahoa man was arrested Wednesday for allegedly stealing a donation jar for an 8-year-old girl in need of a heart transplant.
No tsunami was triggered by a magnitude-6.8 earthquake that occurred Friday in the Flores Sea.
HONOLULU (AP) — The Hawaii Tourism Authority says the number of travelers visiting the islands declined 0.6 percent last month over the same month a year ago.
HAWAII VOLCANOES NATIONAL PARK — The Hawaiian Volcano Observatory’s chief scientist will step aside next month to focus on research.
Police want to question a man whose image was captured on a surveillance video at the scene of a suspicious Kona church fire.
HONOLULU — Hawaii Gov. David Ige said Thursday that he met with several of members of President Barack Obama’s cabinet during his latest trip to Washington and talked about transportation funding, airports and Native Hawaiian sovereignty, among other topics.
When first-year Kealakehe coach Ivan Louis first saw Seannacy McNeill wrestle, his talent stood out right away.
Konawaena squared off with Kealakehe at Gabby Inaba Field on the first day of the Keaau preseason baseball tournament on Thursday. Konawaena lost a three run lead in the sixth inning but managed to push three runs across the plate in the bottom of the seventh for a 7-6 comeback victory.
Maybe that old running joke about states is true: that the Big Island Interscholastic Federation runner-up usually gets a better draw than the league champion.
At this point, it’s becoming sheer muscle memory for Preston Branco and the Honokaa boys soccer team.