Hawaii County Civil Defense officials continue to monitor a breakout from the June 27 lava flow that is now within 3 miles of Apaa Street in Pahoa.
A 52-year-old Kailua-Kona man apparently drowned Tuesday afternoon in waters within Kua Bay in North Kona, according to the Hawaii County Fire Department.
The search for a small boat that reportedly began taking on water Thursday morning miles offshore of Kailua-Kona continues Friday, the U.S. Coast Guard tells West Hawaii Today.
A 57-year-old Pahoa man is in police custody Thursday evening following a reported stabbing in Puna that sent a 32-year-old man to an Oahu hospital.
Thanksgiving is a time to gather, share a big meal and reflect on blessings.
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.
Oversight of genetically modified crops in Hawaii remains the state’s kuleana, a federal judge ruled Wednesday when invalidating Hawaii County’s law restricting the use of transgenic plants.
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.