Another West Hawaii water system is looking to alternative energy to cut the costs of pumping fresh water from deep in the island.
A 26-year-old Naalehu man accused of possessing scores of marijuana plants and 52 pounds of dried marijuana entered not guilty pleas to a half-dozen felony charges on Wednesday in 3rd Circuit Court.
Army officials are opening several sites at Pohakuloa Training Area for bird hunting from 5 a.m. to 7 p.m. this weekend.
HONOLULU — A Hawaii County law restricting genetically engineered crops is invalid, a federal judge said in an order issued Wednesday.
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.
A breakout from the June 27 lava flow remains within 3.2 miles of Apaa Street in Pahoa, Hawaii County Civil Defense Director Darryl Oliveira said shortly before noon Wednesday.
The remainder of Pahoa Village Road will reopen at noon Wednesday in time for the Thanksgiving Day holiday, Hawaii County Civil Defense Director Darryl Oliveira says.
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.
Extended furlough inmate Tasha Gardner failed to report for her scheduled check in Tuesday at the Hawaii Community Correctional Center and the Hawaii Police Department was notified, according to the state Department of Public Safety.
DETROIT — A dispute between U.S. safety regulators and air bag maker Takata Corp. escalated Wednesday when the government threatened fines and legal action unless the company admits that driver’s air bag inflators are defective and agrees to a nationwide recall.
Hawaii Island police are searching for a 27-year-old Kailua-Kona man who was reported missing.