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Multiple public meetings planned around the Big Island this month will introduce the results of a risk assessment conducted for a required update of the countys multi-hazard mitigation plan.
Police are seeking Manuel J. Subica of Keaau, who is wanted on multiple warrants for his arrest, including a bench warrant for second-degree assault, domestic abuse of a minor younger than 14, third-degree criminal property damage, violating a protective order and two counts of terroristic threatening.
HONOLULU (AP) The Hawaii Air National Guard will start selecting candidates in April for one of four space control squadrons in the country in the Air National Guard, military officials said.
Four generations of family of a 71-year-old man who was allegedly beaten and stabbed to death with his own cane by a naked intruder sat in court Friday, some openly sobbing, some cursing softly at the suspect as he was led into and out of the courtroom.
A 34-year-old Pahoa man who abducted his childrens mother, shot a man who was with her, and then held off police with a rifle for several hours before ending the standoff by shooting himself in the face two years ago was acquitted on Jan. 3 of all charges by reason of mental irresponsibility.
Legislation tackling health-care costs, homelessness and cesspools are among six priorities identified by Mayor Harry Kim as the four county mayors head to Honolulu Wednesday to address legislative money committees.
HONOLULU (AP) A company that wants to build a surf park on Oahu says the $72 million facility could include Hawaiis first man-made barreling wave.
Two weeks after Thirty Meter Telescope opponents relinquished control of the Maunakea Access Road, both sides are wondering what the next moves will be.
The new year has brought rain to East Hawaii, as well as windy weather and high surf to most of the Big Island.
A state corrections officer pleaded no contest last month to possessing methamphetamine.
KAILUA-KONA The undermining of the seawall on Alii Drive at Oneo bay where the latest sinkhole appears has been a problem for over a decade.