With rakes, paintbrushes, brooms and trowels, nearly 50 volunteers spent Tuesday sprucing up the welcome center and surrounding areas at Hawaii Island Humane Society’s Animal Community Center in Keauhou Mauka.
HONOLULU — University of Hawaii scientists plan to embark on a final expedition to deep waters off Oahu to study how chemical weapons dumped in the ocean decades ago are affecting seawater, marine life and sediment.
The Big Island is seeing consistent growth in the number of employed people, as well as stability and expansion in five key industries.
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.
A plan to open a recycling redemption center in the Seaview Center subdivision has some neighbors concerned.
The leading edge of the June 27 lava flow advanced about 90 feet on Monday, Hawaii County Civil Defense reports.
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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