LIHUE, Kauai — A Kauai man is suing the chairwoman of the state Public Utilities Commission, saying she damaged his property while illegally running a bed and breakfast on the island’s north shore.
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HONOLULU — A pilot has been arrested for flying an advertising banner over Oahu, escalating a dispute between the city fighting against the practice and a company that insists it has legal authority to do so.
KAHULUI, Maui — Maui County is looking for a new home for its Division of Motor Vehicles and Licensing and some of its tax offices.
HONOLULU — The city of Honolulu has suspended routine flight operations for police and fire helicopters after learning that the company maintaining the aircraft is filing for bankruptcy and is no longer insured.
PAGO PAGO, American Samoa — American Samoa is issuing a health alert after about 100 people went to the territory’s only hospital with symptoms similar to Dengue fever.
HAUULA, Oahu — Remnants of a broken-up tropical storm brought rainy weather to Hawaii over the weekend, flooding windward Oahu homes and affecting areas of the Big Island and Kauai.
HONOLULU — The Coast Guard says four snorkelers have been rescued near Molokini Crater off Maui.
HONOLULU — Hawaii health officials are advising people to stay out of Kaneohe Bay after a sanitary sewer overflow.
HONOLULU — The University of Hawaii says the U.S. Navy is investing $9 million more in a Kaneohe wave energy development project.
HONOLULU — An adoption advocate has been jailed at Oahu Community Correctional Center on child sex-assault charges, including allegedly giving a 16-year-old girl hard liquor and then assaulting her after she fell asleep.
LIHUE, Kauai — Kauai’s county attorney has asked the county council for more money to defend a new law regulating genetically engineered crops and pesticides.
HONOLULU — The rate of people without health insurance in Hawaii has dropped below 6 percent since the implementation of the federal health care law, state officials said Monday.
HONOLULU — Lawyers for a former Hawaii-based soldier who avoided a death sentence for his 5-year-old daughter’s death want him to consult with an appellate attorney before deciding whether to appeal his murder conviction.
No tsunami was generated by a magnitude 6.8-earthquake that struck Monday morning in Fiji, according to the Pacific Tsunami Warning Center in Honolulu.
Sanford Saito has been appointed deputy commissioner and captive insurance administrator for the Hawaii Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs Insurance Division. He previously held the position in an acting capacity.