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UH-Hilo eyes splitting up College of Arts and Sciences

| | Sep 27 2016 - 12:05am | Comments

The University of Hawaii at Hilo might split up its College of Arts and Sciences next year, a move hoped to improve student retention and help combat lagging enrollment campuswide.

  1. | Posted: Sep 16 2016 - 12:05am

    KOHALA COAST— At age 14, Sam Campos just needed to pass art class.

  2. | Posted: Sep 15 2016 - 9:17pm

    KEALAKEKUA — It’s been more than a year since Macdon Donny Thromman was in a 20-hour standoff with police after he allegedly shot his girlfriend and a police officer and his defense attorney didn’t hold back Thursday expressed how displeased she was with the state’s handling of the case.

  3. | Posted: Sep 15 2016 - 9:17pm

    HILO — The video clips doesn’t last long, but there’s enough time to see the neurons firing.

  4. Posted: Sep 15 2016 - 5:38pm

    Hawaii Island police are asking the public for help in identifying a man whose image was captured on a surveillance camera in connection with the use of stolen credit cards.

  5. | Posted: Sep 15 2016 - 5:28pm

    A woman was charged for firing a rifle toward a man in the Fern Forest subdivision of Mountain View on Monday.

  6. | Posted: Sep 15 2016 - 2:22pm

    KAILUA-KONA — It was teamwork that led Jason Foxworthy to being honored as the Officer of the Year.

  7. | Posted: Sep 15 2016 - 10:29am

    HONOLULU — The state Public Utilities Commission has put a stop to the construction of a solar farm on Hawaii Island.

  8. | Posted: Sep 15 2016 - 12:05am

    HILO —Mayor-elect Harry Kim is bringing back some old hands and adding new blood to county government as he puts his Cabinet together.

  9. | Posted: Sep 15 2016 - 12:05am

    Showers and thunderstorms are expected to pop up throughout the Big Island today, said a Hawaii meteorologist.

  10. | Posted: Sep 15 2016 - 12:05am

    HILO — Attorneys defending Mayor Billy Kenoi on theft and other charges said in a legal document “the big picture, big thinking mayor had bigger things to do than think about monthly reimbursements” of personal charges made with his county-issued credit card.

  11. Posted: Sep 15 2016 - 12:05am

    Officers of the Month:

  12. | Posted: Sep 15 2016 - 12:05am

    KEALAKEKUA— The off-duty police officer charged with assaulting his upstairs neighbor is headed to trial after he was deemed fit to proceed Wednesday.

  13. | Posted: Sep 15 2016 - 12:05am

    HILO — New research on extinction threats to marine life points to a dire future in the world’s oceans.

  14. | Posted: Sep 14 2016 - 9:54pm

    HILO — Kupono Kon-Kahakai said he first knew something was amiss when he heard yelling.

  15. | Posted: Sep 14 2016 - 10:37am

    Flood advisories were issued Tuesday for the Big Island, with rain expected through the weekend as an unstable air mass passes by the state.