Insurance reform and roads for Puna, and an international airport for Kona top Mayor Billy Kenoi’s wish list to the state Legislature.
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Big ahi are on an unseasonable run off the coast of Hawaii Island, creating a boon for fishermen and consumers alike.
A man accused in a spear-gun attack 19 months ago in lower Puna pleaded no contest Monday to second-degree assault.
The suspect in the fatal stabbing of a homeless man last week in Hilo will receive a mental examination.
The June 27 lava flow was 0.36 mile from Highway 130 on Monday morning after advancing 50 yards in 24 hours.
HONOLULU — Gov. David Ige wants to build a better home for the state’s young and elderly. But to do that, the state needs more money.
NEW YORK — Tens of millions of people along the Philadelphia-to-Boston corridor rushed to get home and settle in Monday as a fearsome storm swirled in with the potential for hurricane-force winds and 1 to 3 feet of snow that could paralyze the Northeast for days.
Hawaii Island police arrested 23 motorists for allegedly driving under the influence of an intoxicant between Jan. 19 and Sunday. Six of the drivers were involved in traffic crashes and one was younger than 21, according to the Hawaii Police Department.
A Captain Cook man is facing a litany of charges after police connected him to several vehicle break-ins in North Kona.
A breakout from the June 27 lava flow has resumed its advance, Hawaii County Civil Defense reported Monday.
A program that allows neighbors of Puna Geothermal Venture to sell their homes to Hawaii County is on hold, a move that leaves 30 applications in limbo.
When Richard Stevens looks at a trail, he doesn’t see a path over rock. Instead, he sees a web of life.
Hilo will host the Big Island’s lone public hearing on new rules for the medical use of marijuana. A total of four hearings are planned statewide by the Hawaii Department of Health.
The unseasonably dry weather that’s plagued East Hawaii since the start of the year took a hiatus Saturday — in a big way.
Big Island police Saturday charged one person and released three others in connection with a fatal stabbing Tuesday in Hilo.