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KAILUA-KONA In the wake of a controversy surrounding President Donald Trump and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, U.S. Sen. Mazie Hirono drafted and signed a letter Wednesday with 13 other senators asking for answers from the Department of Commerce.
KAILUA-KONA Innovations Public Charter School third-grade students lined up at the school office for vision screening by Kona Rotary Club volunteers Wednesday morning.
HONOLULU Native Hawaiian opponents of a giant telescope planned for Maunakea plan to protest outside the California home of one of the observatorys major backers.
HONOLULU More than $16 million in federal funding is slated for Hawaii to repair roads as well as homes damaged by major natural disasters last year.
HONOLULU Hawaiis supply of doctors is the lowest since 2015 as older physicians retire and younger practitioners move outside the state for higher pay, reports said.
HONOLULU The man in charge of research and innovation at the University of Hawaii says theres more at stake in the Thirty Meter Telescope impasse than the loss of an important astronomy outpost.
KAILUA-KONA Big Island boaters will be doling out more green come November when increased fees for small boat harbor users and commercial operators on state waters go into effect.
HONOLULU (AP) Hawaii land officials have started to arrange a property exchange to aid construction of a multibillion-dollar rail transit line, but Native Hawaiians have raised concerns about the trade.
KAILUA-KONA A Kau community is coming together in a grassroots effort to bring a multi-purpose recreational center to their region.
Clemson could lose before the College Football Playoff. It is possible.
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