HONOLULU — Volunteers were keeping close watch over a newborn Hawaiian monk seal — the first one born in the main Hawaiian Islands in 2015.
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Lava activity in the downslope areas of the June 27 lava flow remains unchanged, Hawaii County Civil Defense officials reported Monday morning.
A winter weather advisory remains in effect until 6 p.m. Monday for the Mauna Loa and Mauna Kea summits, the National Weather Service reports. Up to 1 inch of new snow is expected above 11,000 feet in elevation.
LAHAINA, Maui — A Maryland man has died after he was pulled unconscious from the water off west Maui.
HONOLULU — The commander of a Pearl Harbor-based submarine has been relieved of his duties.
HONOLULU — A Marine with a history of street racing is being held on $200,000 bail after high-speed driving and two crashes.
Editor’s note: This log of property crimes reported in the Kona District is a regular feature of West Hawaii Today and is compiled using Hawaii Police Department records. The department considers North and South Kona one district.
A 31-year-old Hilo man is hospitalized in critical condition after a police-involved shooting late Saturday night in downtown Hilo, police said.
HONOLULU — A coalition representing Native Hawaiian homesteaders has created a plan outlining ways to improve the Department of Hawaiian Home Lands.
For years, Dr. Craig Kadooka has been trying to convince his patients to get more exercise.
Dozens of Big Island motorcyclists revved their engines and took to the road Sunday morning in memory of three teens killed in a Valentine’s Day crash.
A 63-year-old Michigan man was killed Sunday after being struck by an on-duty Hawaii Police Department officer in what the Hawaii County Fire Department described as a hit-and-run incident on Waikoloa Road in South Kohala.
Two purchases of Big Isle property for conservation purposes were approved Friday by the state Board of Land and Natural Resources.
The Hawaii Board of Land and Natural Resources approved on Friday a pair of lease extensions for Uncle Billy’s Hilo Hotel and the Country Club condominiums.
Hundreds of visitors made their way the Amy B.H. Greenwell Ethnobotanical Garden in Captain Cook for the 11th annual Grow Hawaiian Festival on Saturday presented by Hawaii Forest and Trail. The day started with a tribute to garden founder Amy Greenwell, botanist, archaeologist and student of Hawaiian culture. Attendees were then welcome to wander the property and explore more than 30 informational and hands-on booths including poi making, lauhala weaving, lei making, native birds and insects, kapa making and dyes, lomilomi demonstration, plant identification, and a konane tournament.