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HONOLULU A Hawaii business owner has challenged a solar energy project lease agreement between a Canadian company and the state Department of Hawaiian Home Lands, a report said.
HONOLULU Scientists have discovered that a growing pond of water inside Halemaumau crater is being heated by Kilauea volcano.
HONOLULU The United States formal exit from a treaty banning intermediate-range, ground-based missiles is ushering in a new phase to the arms race that already is underway in Asia and the Pacific.
— The Mazda3 is redefining the standard in compact cars, leapfrogging the competition without sacrifice or a corner cut.
KAILUA-KONA Two women charged in connection with the murder of a 6-year-old boy on Halloween night 2018, and abusing him and his siblings for months prior, pleaded not guilty to a host of charges Monday.
KAILUA-KONA Clearer weather is coming to West Hawaii skies in the coming days, but forecasters are advising that the season for storms isnt over yet.
WAIMEA Some sentences speak volumes beyond what theyre communicating, phrases, if you keep your ear sharp, that say much more than just what they say.
During the week of July 29 through Aug. 4, Hawaii Island police arrested 20 motorists for driving under the influence of an intoxicant. Two of the drivers were involved in a traffic accident. One of the drivers was under the age of 21.
KAILUA-KONA Hawaii Island police arrested two suspects Monday for the 2018 murder of a 6-year-old boy on Halloween night.
KAILUA-KONA – Palani Road was closed for several hours Tuesday morning while Hawaiian Telcom replaced a downed pole.
HILO On Monday, as Hilo High freshmen began their own high school careers, new Hilo-Waiakea Complex Area superintendent Esther Kanehailua found herself back at the site of her own.
HILO — The group behind the Thirty Meter Telescope plans to apply for a permit to build on the Canary Islands, its second choice for the project after Maunakea.
HILO — Police arrested a 26-year-old Pahoa man on suspicion of second-degree murder after his uncle’s body was found with “apparent injuries to his head and body” early Monday morning in the middle of Highway 137 in lower Puna.
HONOLULU Tropical Depression Flossie maintained its strength Monday as it moved closer to the islands.
KAILUA-KONA Its a day filled with excitement, anticipation, apprehension and a few fears and tears.
HILO Five hundred new Dell desktop computers with the latest Windows 10 software are heading to county offices, if the County Council approves a modernization plan proposed by the administration.
KAILUA-KONA The Office of Environmental Quality Control has received a draft analysis for the countys planned emergency shelter and an affordable rental project in Kailua-Kona.
KAILUA-KONA The countys Planning Department said it will release a draft of the general plan, which is used to guide land use and development on the island, this Friday.
Hawaii Police Detectives charged two people with an Ocean View burglary.
Hawaii Island Police have arrested a Pahoa man in connection with a body found on the roadway in Puna today.
HILO Elections are more than a year away and for some senators three years away but that hasnt kept state lawmakers from holding fundraisers during the legislative session and collecting money from the very people who are trying to influence their votes.
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