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A record high temperature of 87 degrees was set Monday in Hilo, according to the National Weather Service in Honolulu.
Police say 17-year-old Skyler Waltjen was reported missing.
Kona police are actively seeking Jeramie Dean Soares, a 32-year-old who frequents Kona and South Kohala.
— Ron Bauer is one part of a team looking to cement Mazda’s place in the sport.
Three hydrogen buses will soon be part of the county Hele-On fleet, as the infrastructure comes together to create the fuel for a Mass Transit pilot program on both sides of the island.
KAILUA-KONA — A grassroots effort to put a spotlight on crime and chronic homelessness in Kailua Village is continuing to pick up steam, with a meeting Monday drawing a crowd of an estimated 130-150 people to the Paina Room at Umekes Fish Market Bar and Grill.
HONOLULU — Flights were delayed and hundreds of people were waiting to go through security screening Tuesday at Honolulu’s airport after an active shooter scare.
Closed for about three months during the 2018 eruption of Kilauea volcano in lower Puna, the Pahoa Senior Center has since reopened and continues to offer classes for kupuna in the community.
A 21-year-old Keaau woman who died Monday as a result of a bizarre traffic incident late Saturday night in Hilo allegedly yelled “Why are you trying to kill me?” at the driver of a van who reportedly took off and left her dying in the street after she tried to climb aboard.
A 21-year-old Keaau woman died Monday at a Honolulu hospital of injuries suffered in a bizarre traffic incident late Saturday night in Hilo.
HONOLULU Debate about vacation rental bills has led to accusations that Honolulu City Council members have become targets for influence peddling.
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