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Thanks to a new instrument at Gemini Observatory, astronomers have learned more about a planet nearly 2,000 light-years from Earth.
The state Department of Land and Natural Resources and the Puna fishing community are continuing to discuss possible solutions to the landlocked Pohoiki boat ramp.
The state Departments of the Attorney General, Transportation and Hawaiian Home Lands issued a joint statement Friday affirming that Maunakea Access Road is legally under the jurisdiction of the Department of Transportation.
A goal without a plan is just a wish.
The state Department of Transportations Highways Division said work will begin in November on a continuous Green T intersection on Volcano Highway (Route 11) at Kipimana Street in Keaau, the entrance to Shipman Business Park.
NEW YORK Duane Dog Chapman has had a difficult past year. But following in his wifes example, he presses on.
HONOLULU The man responsible for prosecuting the mostly Native Hawaiian elders arrested for protesting construction of a giant telescope said there is no conflict of interest, even though his son works for one of the embattled projects partners.
A 25-year-old man who survived a stabbing in his Waikoloa home more than four years ago told a Hilo Circuit Court jury Thursday he was with a friend, watching a computer video of a luxury German performance car, when the friend slashed his throat from behind.
The second week of enhanced traffic enforcement on Daniel K. Inouye Highway near Maunakea Access Road has netted more citations, arrests and criminal charges than the first week, Hawaii Police Department said in a statement Thursday.
Sometimes it pays to fight City Hall.
HARTFORD, Conn. Shortly before Perrie Mason vanished earlier this month, two 911 calls were made from her phone. Dispatchers did not hear anyone on the line and called her back, but still no response, according to her sister.
HONOLULU (AP) The reopening of Hawaiis USS Arizona Memorial has been scheduled for Labor Day weekend following a 15-month closure, National Park Service officials said.