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A preliminary map released this week by the U.S. Geological Survey shows the thickness of lava flows from Kilauea volcano’s most recent eruption.
OCEAN VIEW Chuck Henry described his neighborhood street in Ocean View as somber the day after a raging house fire took the life of his friend who lived across the road.
HILO It was largely business as usual Friday at Big Island schools despite a threat posted to social media Thursday aimed at Hilo Intermediate School.
— The Mazda3 is redefining the standard in compact cars, leapfrogging the competition without sacrifice or a corner cut.
KAILUA-KONA Legislators are considering a bill to authorize issuing special purpose revenue bonds to build and operate solar-powered saltwater desalination plants on Hawaii Island.
HILO Construction of new permanent canopies for the Hilo Farmers Market could begin this summer, according to its owner.
KAILUA-KONA A downed utility pole that left lines dangling across Kuakini Highway snarled traffic Friday afternoon in Kailua-Kona.
KAILUA-KONA Buying real estate in Hawaii isnt an easy process even less so for those looking at making their first leap to homeownership.
Kailua-Kona Hawaii Island Police are investigating a threat made on a social media post toward one of the island schools.
HONOKAA A 39-year-old man was transported to North Hawaii Community Hospital in serious condition Thursday following a tour helicopter crash at about 7 a.m. near Kukuihaele, according to the Hawaii Fire Department
KAILUA-KONA A federal program designed to boost investment in low-income communities could unlock a windfall for businesses in some of the nations poorest regions, but without much oversight written into the law, itll take those communities residents, stakeholders and policymakers working together and with investors to make it work.
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