A 29-year-old Hilo man accused of sexually assaulting a female passenger on a flight to Japan on Oct. 11 will be held without bail, U.S. Magistrate Judge Kevin Chang ruled Tuesday.
Nearly 12 inches of rain fell on the southeastern slope of Mauna Loa as Hurricane Ana passed the Big Island this past weekend, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration reports.
Oahu-based Marines will convoy from Kawaihae Harbor to Pohakuloa Training Area, between 8 a.m. and 4:30 p.m., Friday through Monday.
HONOLULU — A 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruling quietly gives closure to a last-ditch court fight against Hawaii’s gay marriage law.
Waimea resident Willard Rapoza Jr. died early this week after crashing on an all-terrain vehicle, according to the Hawaii Police Department.
The Big Island’s unemployment rate — historically the highest among Hawaii’s four counties — inched up during September while the statewide rate dropped slightly.
The Hawaii Department of Land and Natural Resources has reopened all state parks, state small boat harbors, and managed forest areas on all of Hawaii’s islands.
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Hawaii Island police arrested 18 motorists for alleged driving under the influence of an intoxicant between Oct. 13 and Sunday. Eight of the drivers were involved in traffic crashes and one was under the age of 21.
The Mauna Kea Access Road remains closed Tuesday because of damage caused by Hurricane Ana this weekend.
DETROIT — The U.S. government issued an urgent plea to more than 4.7 million people to get the air bags in their cars fixed, amid concern that a defect in the devices can possibly kill or injure the driver or passengers.