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KAILUA-KONA A teen suspected of sexually assaulting a septuagenarian at a South Kohala campground last month has pleaded not guilty to seven counts filed in connection with the incident.
HONOLULU Hundreds of opponents of a planned telescope on Hawaiis highest peak have launched a protest march.
MAUNAKEA On Saturday, the largest group of people gathered along the intersection of Daniel K. Inouye Highway and Maunakea Access Road since protests began Monday against the construction of the Thirty Meter Telescope on Maunakea.
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HILO A Hilo kumu hula has filed a lawsuit against Gov. David Ige, claiming the state of emergency declared last week is a violation of his rights as a Native Hawaiian cultural practitioner and in violation of the states emergency management law.
HILO The countys new vacation rental registration laws are stimulating almost as many questions as applications, as property owners struggle to meet county requirements ahead of a Sept. 28 deadline.
HONOLULU Is there life on planets outside our solar system? How did stars and galaxies form in the earliest years of the universe? How do black holes shape galaxies?
HONOLULU A newly appointed, taxpayer-funded attorney representing a former Honolulu prosecutor wants to delay her trial on bank fraud and identity theft charges.
HONOLULU Walter Ritte has been fighting for decades to protect Native Hawaiian rights, inspiring a new generation of activists trying to stop construction of a giant telescope they see as representative of a bigger struggle.
MAUNAKEA Gov. David Ige said Friday he remains committed to allowing construction of the Thirty Meter Telescope to proceed atop Maunakea despite protests against the project and criticism from some lawmakers.
HONOLULU A former head of the Honolulu Ethics Commission has criticized the panel for ending his investigation into the citys former police chief and deputy prosecutor, a report said.
KAILUA-KONA A woman accused of a double stabbing that left one dead at a Kau park in April will stand trial after a judge this week found the teen fit to proceed in the murder case.
HILO State Sen. Kai Kahele said Thursday afternoon he would ask Gov. David Ige within the hour for a moratorium on the construction of (Thirty Meter Telescope) for the next 60 days.
HILO The closure of Maunakea and uncertainty about the status of Saddle Road is having a direct impact on the islands tour guides primarily mom and pop operations that rely on stargazing and astronomy tours to make their living.
Maunakea has been closed to the public entirely as one of the first actions under the emergency proclamation signed by Gov. David Ige Wednesday.
KAILUA-KONA Earlier this week, three West Hawaii transfer stations, Keauhou, Keei and Puako, were closed as a result of staff shortages.
MAUNAKEA An estimated 600 opponents of the Thirty Meter Telescope were back on the mountain Thursday, but there were no injuries or arrests reported, according to a release from the State of Hawaii.
Emergency officials: Maui wildfires fully contained, arson suspect arrested
As the Big Island continues recovering from the 2018 eruption of Kilauea volcano, the county Department of Research and Development selected the Institute for Sustainable Development to do an in-depth assessment of the eruption’s economic impacts and draft an economic recovery plan.
HILO County Council members reported gifts ranging from a $100 Southwest Airlines card to a trip to Portugal in their most recent gift disclosures.
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