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KAILUA-KONA Pride takes flight with the return of Kona Pride Weekend kicking off this evening in Kailua Village.
KAILUA-KONA Four endangered Hawaiian monk seals rescued from the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands are receiving care at Ke Kai Ola in Kailua-Kona.
WAILUKU, Maui A new federal report has offered additional details of a deadly helicopter crash off the coast of Molokai.
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.
HILO Maunakea tour companies are restructuring and selling off equipment as the closure of the access road and inability to conduct stargazing tours stretches into the ninth week.