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HONOLULU (AP) More than half of hemp crops cultivated in Hawaii in the past year were unusable due to high THC levels, officials said.
For the first time in nearly two decades, the state Department of Health has updated its vaccine requirements for students.
Police say a task force in Hilo and Puna has resulted in the apprehension of eight suspects on arrest warrants, plus the arrests of two others one who allegedly went on a crime spree that encompassed several districts and another allegedly found with rifles, drugs and evidence of drug distribution.
Police are seeking leads on a 33-year-old man they describe as armed and dangerous wanted for questioning in an attempted murder investigation.
A Hilo couple police say watched beachgoers at Honolii Beach Park to see where hid their vehicle keys and then stole the vehicles, plus wallets with IDs and credit cards including a truck belonging to a Vietnam War veteran and his wife plus IDs and a credit card belonging to the veteran appeared Monday in Hilo District Court.
HONOLULU (AP) A University of Hawaii lecture has been simultaneously broadcast in a classroom in American Samoa using a hologram, a report said.
HONOLULU When starlight from billions of years ago zips across the universe and finally comes into focus on Earth, astronomers want their telescopes to be in the best locations possible to see whats out there.
KEALAKEKUA A 38-year-old man responsible for an islandwide crime spree on Wednesday made two court appearances Friday morning.
KAILUA-KONA The 26-year-old woman bitten by a shark Tuesday in Kealakekua Bay has been released from the hospital in good condition, a Kona Community Hospital spokeswoman said Friday.