West Hawaii residents have a new place to buy their kicks.
HONOLULU — Nearly two dozen environmental groups on Monday called on Gov. David Ige to withdraw his nomination of development executive Carleton Ching to lead the state Department of Land and Natural Resources.
Hilo will host the Big Island’s lone public hearing on new rules for the medical use of marijuana. A total of four hearings are planned statewide by the Hawaii Department of Health.
The Hawaii Department of Health is issuing new medical marijuana registration cards.
The transfer of the medical marijuana registration program from the Department of Public Safety to the Department of Health is complete. The program officially became part of the Department of Health on Jan. 1.
Two small planes ran out of fuel and crash-landed into the Pacific Ocean off Hawaii, with one nose-diving before leveling out and drifting down to the water beneath a massive parachute.
HONOLULU — Hawaii Gov. David Ige says he plans to be more aggressive about bringing federal money to Hawaii.
HONOLULU — Gov. David Ige wants to build a better home for the state’s young and elderly. But to do that, the state needs more money.
Shane Dorian hosted the 20th annual Keiki Classic at Banyans on Saturday. More than 50 young surfers competed in 11 heats to see who has what it takes to ride where the local pro honed his skills in the early years.
The 15th annual Astronaut Ellison Onizuka Science Day was held Saturday at the University of Hawaii at Hilo. The day also marked the 30th anniversary of Ellison Onizuka’s first space flight while on the space shuttle Discovery, STS 51-C, which launched Jan. 24, 1985.
Big Island police Saturday charged one person and released three others in connection with a fatal stabbing Tuesday in Hilo.