It started with a friendly bet between a coach and a 15-year-old female wrestler.
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Giving international travelers one last chance to spend money before they leave Hawaii, state Rep. Cindy Evans is proposing slot machines for international departure areas of airports.
HONOLULU — Officials at Hawaii’s health exchange did not follow the proper procedures for awarding and managing contracts, which may put federal grants at risk, according to a report released by the state auditor.
A Hawaii Police sergeant in charge of traffic enforcement in West Hawaii is facing domestic abuse charges.
HONOLULU — Coral rely on algae for food and their survival.
H awi resident Lisa Denning had a rare close encounter with one of Hawaii’s lesser-known whales — an extreme diver that’s known to plummet to depths seven times deeper than the more familiar humpback whale.
A Hawaii Police Department sergeant is facing abuse and terroristic threatening charges.
Two boys are dead after an early morning fire that destroyed a home in Holualoa on Thursday.
A breakout from the June 27 lava flow continues to remains at a standstill Thursday morning, Hawaii County Civil Defense reports.
A fire early Thursday that destroyed a home being constructed in Puna appears to have been intentionally set, the Hawaii County Fire Department reports.
Kaiser Permanente will close two West Hawaii clinics but keep open its Kona Medical Office if the health care provider’s employees go on strike next week.
HONOLULU — The Hawaii Judiciary says it will be asking the state Legislature for the remaining $55 million needed to build a Kona courthouse.
A lucrative side contract held by a county employee will end this year, after Mayor Billy Kenoi’s administration decided the county should buy its own pumping truck and bring the operation in-house.
Hawaii Island residents are expressing concern over a number of proposed rule changes planned for the state’s medical marijuana program.
A 34-year-old man who fled to Mexico after a sexual assault on an underage girl in Puna more than 6 1/2 years ago was sentenced Wednesday to 20 years in prison.