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KAILUA-KONA (AP) Hawaii County has agreed to pay a $15.1 million settlement to the family of a Michigan man hit and killed by a police patrol car, officials said.
If your internet seems a little faster these days, youre probably not imagining it.
Science and arts are intertwining in new ways for Norman Arancon.
KAILUA-KONA Big Island educators looking to cool down their students this year have a new way to bring air conditioner units into their overheated classrooms.
HONOLULU (AP) A Hawaii woman was found guilty of negligent homicide and fleeing the scene of a fatal traffic accident three years after hitting a teenager with her car, officials said.
A humorous homespun video about a serious topic is slated to be aired Tuesday at a County Council committee meeting as the legislative body takes its first stab toward making local modifications to the International Energy Conservation Code.
The demonstrators occupying Maunakea Access Road have thinned to a skeleton crew after the start of the school year, but students and teachers still find time to return to the mountain.
Water will be turned off to a portion of Kaumana between 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Wednesday for water line work for the Piihonua-Kukuau Reservoir and transmissions improvements project, the Department of Water Supply said in a statement.
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.