A final environmental assessment released last week found no significant impacts to a proposed project that aims to improve access from the Natural Energy Laboratory of Hawaii Authority to Queen Kaahumanu Highway and Kona International Airport.
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The Hawaii Department of Health is asking Hawaii Island residents to familiarize themselves with the dangers of whooping cough and how they can protect themselves and their family from the highly contagious disease.
The state Department of Land and Natural Resources is investigating an incident early Wednesday evening in which an injured hiker on a lava tour was airlifted to safety along with seven others, according to an email received Saturday.
Everything from CrossFit to table tennis were on tap at the 2nd annual Waimea Sports Expo at Waimea Park Complex Saturday.
It’s a pivotal time in history for Native Hawaiians and an unprecedented number of candidates want to be a part of it.
Genevieve continues to lose strength
The Thirty Meter Telescope cleared its last major hurdle Friday.
The U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service plans to finalize a proposal within the next few months for designating 19,000 acres of critical habitat in North Kona.
A 33-year-old Hilo man who shot two police officers from beneath a modified van in a darkened parking lot early last year was sentenced Friday to life in prison without parole plus 10 years.
Combining her love of music and entomology, Lisa Schonberg has swarmed around the plight of the Hawaiian yellow-faced bees with a multimedia project that’s creating a buzz about their importance and how best to help them.
Five researchers hung up their spacesuits Friday and exited a dome that had been their home for the past 120 days on the north flank of Mauna Loa.
The number of Hawaii County residents who have registered to vote in this year’s primary election is up slightly from the 2012 primary, according to information provided by the state and county elections offices.
Construction of the Pahoa District Park will begin in less than two weeks, Hawaii County announced Thursday.
A man accused of attacking a woman, stealing her sport utility vehicle, then leading police on a chase and trying to run down two officers with the stolen SUV before being shot by one of the officers made his initial court appearance Thursday.
A fish farming technology company plans to begin construction of a huge, untethered and highly automated spherical pen for farming yellowfin and bigeye tuna off the Kohala coast.