A 46-year-old Mountain View man is in federal custody for allegedly violating his probation on marijuana distribution charges.
Four Big Island residents denied a contested case hearing for the Thirty Meter Telescope’s sublease are taking the issue to court.
Mayor Billy Kenoi said he is “very disappointed” by the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s decision to deny the state’s request for a major disaster declaration in the wake of Tropical Storm Iselle.
National Hurricane Center forecasters say Marie has been downgraded to a post-tropical cyclone.
Six Kona Community Hospital employees are among 34 Hawaii Health Systems Corp. workers set to lose their jobs by December.
Santa’s helpers were not at the North Pole Wednesday. Instead, they spent the morning on the slopes of Mauna Kea, using dibble bars to poke holes in the ground next to rows of yellow flags, and planting seedlings of Douglas, noble and grand firs.
HONOLULU — Hawaii tourism officials said Thursday they were tempering their expectations, but they still anticipate continued growth for the state’s biggest industry.
A lava flow that could threaten the Pahoa area may have stalled, according to the Hawaiian Volcano Observatory.
Hawaii Health Systems Corporation will begin eliminating positions across the statewide system as early as December, officials said this morning.
Hawaii Island police have located 16-year-old Shania Akiona of Kailua-Kona, who was reported missing.
WASHINGTON — The U.S. government is protecting 20 types of colorful coral by putting them on the list of threatened species, partly because of climate change.