KAILUA-KONA — Lights, Christmas trees, carols on the radio and crowded store parking lots are just a few of the sights and sounds of the holiday season. However, an uptick in major car crashes also is a byproduct of this time of year.
Hawaii Volcanoes National Park officials have closed Mauna Loa Road at the gate near Kipukapuaulu parking area until further notice because of what the park called “very high fire danger” in a written statement.
LOS ANGELES — A floating device deployed three months ago to corral a swirling island of trash between California and Hawaii has not swept up any plastic waste — but the young innovator behind the project said Monday that a fix was in the works.
A retired judge and his group has offered $10,000 to the Office of the Prosecuting Attorney to have genetic genealogical research performed on DNA left on a key piece of evidence in the Dana Ireland murder case.