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KEALAKEKUA A Waimea man accused of the traffic death of a Hawaii Fire Department captain has pleaded not guilty to charges stemming from the May 22 crash.
KEALAKEKUA The second of three defendants in the attempted murder of a hotel security guard took the stand Thursday, telling jurors she didnt recall kicking and punching the victim as he lay motionless on the ground during the Sept. 17 incident.
Saying the County Councils $585.5 million budget isnt conservative enough, Mayor Harry Kim is letting it become law without his signature.
HONOLULU (AP) A Hawaii heat wave has continued to set record high temperatures through June, officials said.
Public officials and opponents of the Thirty Meter Telescope are bracing for a potential showdown after construction of the project was authorized by the state.
KEALAKEKUA One of three people charged in the attempted murder of a hotel security guard took the stand Wednesday during the third day of trial, telling jurors he was inebriated and never intended to kill the man during the Sept. 17 incident.
KEALAKEKUA A trio of doctors is divided on whether a 19-year-old woman who allegedly stabbed two people one fatally at a Kau park in April is fit to stand trial.
Hawaii Attorney General Clare Connors on Tuesday joined 21 other attorneys general from throughout the country to ask Congress to take action to protect Americas elections from persistent threats.
Waianuenue Avenue in Hilo between Kamehameha Avenue and Keawe Street will be closed tonight between 6 p.m. and about midnight as county crews will conduct an emergency replacement of a damaged signal light pole at the corner of Waianuenue and Kamehameha, weather and construction conditions permitting,
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