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KAILUA-KONA Mayor Harry Kim vowed Friday to get to the bottom of why 10% of Hawaii Islands emergency warning sirens are inoperable.
HONOLULU (AP) A bill being considered in Honolulu would create a new property tax category for homeowners operating bed-and-breakfast establishments.
HONOLULU In recent days, U.S. Rep. Tulsi Gabbard has talked to voters over chili and pumpkin bars at a house party in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. She sat down with students at Franklin Pierce University in Rindge, New Hampshire. She packs her schedule with gatherings in both states as she tries to lift her long-shot presidential campaign.
Rachele Halliday looked as if she didnt quite place his face at first.
Police said that between Oct. 3-9, stepped-up enforcement on Daniel K. Inouye Highway (Highway 200) near the protester blockade on Maunakea Access Road resulted in 540 traffic citations and three suspects arrested for three offenses.
At the request of Maui Mayor Michael Victorino, Gov. David Ige has ordered the U.S. flag and Hawaii state flag be flown at half-staff at the state Capitol and all state offices and agencies as well and Hawaii National Guard on Sunday, Oct. 13, and Friday, Oct. 18, until sunset.
Police say 45-year-old Alan Delatorre of Kailua-Kona, reported as missing after failing to return from a solo night dive Oct. 4, is still missing.
KAILUA-KONA The Center for Biological Diversity sued the Trump administration Thursday for failing to protect cauliflower coral around the Hawaiian Islands, the agency said in a news release.
A 41-year-old Hawaiian Paradise Park man told police he was shot Monday by another man who accused him of having sex with the alleged shooters girlfriend, according to court documents.
Police detectives are investigating the circumstances that led to the hospitalization of a 3-year-old boy from Puna.
A 53-year-old visitor from Europe who rode a mountain bike from Holualoa to Maunakea was rescued from the 12,000-foot level of the the northeast side of the mountain late Thursday afternoon or early Thursday evening by an Army Black Hawk helicopter.
Nine Hawaii Fire Department units, including a hazardous materials team, responded early Thursday morning to an acid spill in Hilos Kanoelehua Industrial Area.