Thanksgiving is a time to gather, share a big meal and reflect on blessings.
A breakout from the June 27 lava flow is now within 3.1 miles of Apaa Street in Pahoa, Hawaii County Civil Defense reported Thursday morning.
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.
For most, Thanksgiving is usually the time for a family reunion, but for a select group of ultra-endurance athletes, that get-together with ohana takes place a day later.
A Waikoloa man is has been charged with 15 offenses in connection with an affray in Waikoloa early Monday that sent two men to the hospital, according to the Hawaii Police Department.
Work furlough inmate Jordan Kaneshiro failed to return to the Hale Nani Furlough Center on the Big Island after job-seeking Wednesday and the Hawaii Police Department was notified, according to the state Department of Public Safety.
Army officials are opening several sites at Pohakuloa Training Area for bird hunting from 5 a.m. to 7 p.m. this weekend.
Missing Big Island extended furlough inmate Coburn Kaimiola Jr. has been returned to the Hawaii Community Correctional Center, according to the state Department of Public Safety.
The remainder of Pahoa Village Road reopened at noon Wednesday in time for the Thanksgiving Day holiday, Hawaii County Civil Defense Director Darryl Oliveira said.
Area artists, cultural advisers and students collaborated to create a large-scale, outdoor mural focusing on the Hawaiian lyrics, stories of place, cultural and historical heritage of Keauhou.