La Kuokoa, or Hawaiian Independence Day, was celebrated on Friday in Kona.
A Puna man has been charged in connection with a burglary committed in June.
HONOLULU — A state employee faces a January trial on charges of stealing state money while working for Gov. Neil Abercrombie.
HONOLULU — State Senate President Donna Mercado Kim is questioning a decision by the state’s information technology office to suddenly fire 11 employees.
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.
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.
Human-induced changes to Earth’s carbon cycle, such as rising atmospheric carbon dioxide and ocean acidification, have been observed for decades. However, a study published this week in Science showed human activities, in particular industrial and agricultural processes, have also had significant impacts on the upper ocean nitrogen cycle, according to The School of Ocean and Earth Science and Technology at University of Hawaii at Manoa.
It took some time this preseason for Alex Brost to become comfortable as the captain of Hawaii Prep’s defense.
Giant helpings from the heart were served at Jackie Rey’s Ohana Grill Thursday.
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.