A ridge created by the June 27 lava flow as it advanced downslope in the previous months has created a barrier that scientists and officials say is sending a breakout away from the Kaohe Homesteads subdivision in Puna.
HONOLULU — A group of moms and environmental groups are among those who are asking a judge to dismiss a federal lawsuit challenging a new Maui ban on genetically modified organisms.
HONOLULU — A Japanese man has been reunited with a small boat that got swept away in the deadly 2011 tsunami and found three years later on a small atoll about 800 miles southwest of Hawaii.
The second annual Hawaiian Honey Festival was held Saturday morning at Nani Mau Gardens in Hilo. The event included a chance to meet the National Honey Queen, education on the honey bee and honey, live music, craft and trade booths, keiki activities and honey-based food selections, as well as a “People’s Choice” awards.
For First Hawaiian Bank customers, the future is now.
A wind advisory has been posted for the Mauna Kea and Mauna Loa summits through 6 p.m. Monday, according to the National Weather Service in Honolulu.
HONOLULU — The Coast Guard is honoring container ship crewmembers who rescued three people from a sailboat stranded in a hurricane off Hawaii.
HONOLULU — Pilots from Island Air were probably pretty happy when they got a $4,000 Christmas bonus — that is, until the airline wanted the money back.
It was a long was to drive for a free turkey, but for Ka‘u resident Mary Lou Otero, the trip was well worth it.
Home sales have not ceased in lower Puna since residents began bracing for the June 27 lava flow.
SEATTLE — A new research tool launched this week by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration is allowing scientists to better track changes in ocean chemistry along the U.S. West Coast.