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Tropical depression forms ESE of Big Island

| | Aug 26 2016 - 3:03pm | Comments

KAILUA-KONA — Tropical Depression 14-E formed Friday about 1,300 miles east-southeast of the Big Island.

  1. | Posted: Aug 26 2016 - 3:03pm

    KAILUA-KONA — Tropical Depression 14-E formed Friday about 1,300 miles east-southeast of the Big Island.

  2. Posted: Aug 26 2016 - 10:57am

    HONOLULU (AP) — A newly redesigned shopping venue has opened in Honolulu after undergoing a $500 million renovation.

  3. | Posted: Aug 26 2016 - 10:23am

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House says that President Barack Obama will expand a national monument off the coast of Hawaii, creating the world’s largest marine protected area.

  4. | Posted: Aug 26 2016 - 10:21am

    WASHINGTON — The government told all U.S. blood banks Friday to start screening for Zika, a major expansion intended to protect the nation’s blood supply from the mosquito-borne virus.

  5. | Posted: Aug 26 2016 - 8:01am

    HILO — Twenty inches long from bill to tail, with dark feathers and distinctive loud calls, the ‘alala is unlike any other Hawaii forest bird.

  6. | Posted: Aug 26 2016 - 12:05am

    KAILUA-KONA — Hawaii Police Department officers will be trapped on a scaffold until they can raise enough money for Special Olympics West Hawaii through Saturday.

  7. | Posted: Aug 25 2016 - 8:32pm

    WATERS OFF KAILUA-KONA — Heading north from Keauhou Bay on Thursday morning, Capt. Erika Swenson briefed the passengers on the rules of the Dolphin Discoveries cruise.

  8. | Posted: Aug 26 2016 - 10:48am

    HILO — Two men and a woman were arrested Wednesday afternoon after an orchard owner blocked their pickup truck on a private road on his Kapoho property and called police to report two bags of his avocados were in the bed of the truck.

  9. | Posted: Aug 25 2016 - 8:32pm

    HONOLULU — Hawaii has ended last fiscal year with a record-setting $1 billion general treasury cash surplus, which could impact contract negotiations as the state begins bargaining with public worker unions.

  10. Posted: Aug 25 2016 - 4:12pm

    HONOLULU (AP) — Hawaii Gov. David Ige said he supports expanding a marine monument in the remote Northwestern Hawaiian Islands.

  11. | Posted: Aug 25 2016 - 8:32pm

    KAILUA-KONA — Four malnourished Hawaiian monk seals are recovering at a Big Island hospital for the mammals after being moved from the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands.

  12. | Posted: Aug 25 2016 - 8:32pm

    KAILUA-KONA — Four people were taken to island hospitals Thursday morning following a head-on collision involving two trucks at the 24-mile marker of Highway 190, or Mamalahoa Highway.

  13. | Posted: Aug 25 2016 - 12:05am

    HILO — Carolyn Ma, interim dean of the University of Hawaii at Hilo Daniel K. Inouye College of Pharmacy, has been tapped to permanently fill the position.

  14. | Posted: Aug 26 2016 - 5:11pm

    HILO — After decades of trying to get a handle on the island’s growing garbage problems, county officials are taking a wait-and-see approach to a private company’s plan to step into the breach.

  15. | Posted: Aug 25 2016 - 12:05am

    JUNEAU, Alaska — A bear that mauled two cruise ship wilderness guides during a hiking excursion in Alaska attacked so quickly that there was little time to defend against the animal, the CEO of the cruise ship company said.