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WAIKOLOA BEACH RESORT The ballroom at the Hilton Waikoloa Village was filled Friday with an energy that could only come from nearly 500 keiki performing for family and friends.
HONOLULU A man whose behavior on a Hawaiian Airlines flight to South Korea forced it to return to Honolulu has been ordered to pay the air carrier more than $172,000.
KAILUA-KONA A 63-year-old Mountain View man is facing various drug and weapon charges following a traffic stop Tuesday in Hilo.
HILO Police said Tuesday a man who died after being struck Friday by a pickup truck will be added to the years traffic fatality totals, but another who died in May of a heart attack that resulted in a single-vehicle crash will be subtracted.
KAILUA-KONA What started as a regular coffee klatch turned into standing roundtable of constitutional enthusiasts.
KAILUA-KONA A standing-room-only crowd filled council chambers at the West Hawaii Civic Center Wednesday evening for a legislative talk story session with West Hawaii lawmakers.
Deadline for submissions passes for proposed fissure 8 names; community meeting to be conducted by fall
HONOLULU A 51-year-old Kona woman accused of using bitcoin to try to hire a hit man on the internet to kill her husband remains in custody at the Federal Detention Center pending arrangements by federal court officials for her release.
HILO Over the years, the Daniel R. Sayre Foundation has donated ATVs, lifeguard PA systems, jaws of life, Billy Pugh nets and all kinds of other life-saving equipment. Now its donating a firetruck.
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