LIHUE — Kauai police are warning parents about marijuana-laced Halloween candy.
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Four additional cases of measles have been confirmed on Maui and Kauai, the state Department of Health reported Thursday. So far this year, there have been nine confirmed cases in the islands.
A retired Hawaii County economic development specialist has been appointed to the state Agribusiness Development Corporation board of directors, Gov. Neil Abercrombie announced Thursday. She will assume the seat representing Hawaii County.
HONOLULU — State deputies have evicted six families from a Hawaiian homestead property in Waimanalo that was being used as a farm for abandoned animals.
WAILUKU — A 57-year-old Kansas man found unresponsive in the ocean off Maui had died at a hospital.
WAILUKU — A group backed by biotech companies raised more than $7.9 million to fight a Maui ballot initiative calling for a moratorium on genetically modified organisms.
Nine-year-old Billy Hanson, whom the FBI reported kidnapped by his father earlier this month, has been located on the island country of Niue in the South Pacific.
HONOLULU — A Japanese deputy mayor visiting Hawaii to establish a sister-cities relationship with Honolulu died after he was pulled from waters off popular Waikiki Beach.
HONOLULU — A federal magistrate judge says a retired soldier suing Burger King for swallowing needles in a sandwich should pay nearly $8,500 in attorneys’ fees and costs to the defendants for not showing up at a settlement conference.
HONOLULU The Hawaii Department of Health will try to track down the source of pollution that an environmental group detected in a Kauai stream.
HONOLULU — A man suspected of stealing a car that had a toddler inside is in Honolulu police custody.
HONOLULU — Hawaii’s Democratic gubernatorial candidate has received enough small contributions to qualify for matching funds from the state.
LIHUE — Kauai County is studying whether food waste can be used to generate renewable natural gas to power buses and other county vehicles.
The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration is fining the owners and operators of a Maui zipline course the maximum amount allowed for the death of a new employee who fell from a platform while at work in May 2014.
HONOLULU — An airline passenger flying out of Maui checked in with a weapon not often seen in baggage — the barrel of a cannon.