Hawaii Island police are searching for 16-year-old Kailua-Kona girl who was reported missing.
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Marie has weakened to a tropical storm, National Hurricane Center forecasters said Wednesday.
One of the finalists for Hawaii County’s waste-to-energy incinerator is expected to penalize the City and County of Honolulu big bucks for not providing enough garbage for its plant last year.
A federal jury convicted Kali Lotoaiki Laulea, 33, of Kailua-Kona on several drug counts following a five-day trial in U.S. District Court in Honolulu, federal officials said Wednesday.
A lava flow that could threaten homes around Pahoa has exited a ground crack, according to the Hawaiian Volcano Observatory.
HONOLULU — The Hawaii chapter of the American Red Cross is recruiting disaster volunteers.
The ordinarily quiet streets of Kaohe Homesteads south of Pahoa bustled with activity Tuesday.
Councilwoman Brenda Ford says South Kona needs a new well — the sooner, the better.
McCormick & Company Inc. is voluntarily ground oregano because of possible contamination with salmonella.
Gov. Neil Abercrombie recently announced the release of $39 million to the University of Hawaii System for capital improvement projects at various campuses, including UH-Hilo and Hawaii Community College.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture has awarded $1.9 million in federal funding to the Hawaiian Shores Community Association of Puna.
A federal judge who struck down Kauai County’s GMO and pesticide disclosure law will also decide the fate of Hawaii County’s ban on most genetically modified crops.
Hawaii Island public safety officials asked Lower Puna residents Monday night to remain vigilant as scientists continue to track a lava flow that is now within 2 miles of a populated subdivision.
When 9-year-old Jade Hao did the annual vision screening last March at Kealakehe Elementary School, there was one thing amiss: She couldn’t see out of her left eye.
Hawaii Island police arrested 26 motorists for driving under the influence of an intoxicant between Aug. 18 and Sunday. Four of the drivers were involved in traffic crashes. Three were younger than 21.