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Macys announced Tuesday plans to shutter dozens more stores in the coming years, but its not yet known if any additional Hawaii locations are on the chopping block.
WAILUKU Hawaii lawmakers have proposed a state purchase of a watershed in the West Maui Mountains to help preserve the areas native plants, endangered species and drinking water.
HONOLULU A sick Hawaiian monk seal under the care of wildlife scientists is suffering from a parasitic infection often spread via feral cat feces, officials said.
Hawaii could mark another first in the nation by increasing the minimum age to 25 to purchase tobacco and electronic smoking devices.
HONOLULU Hawaii lawmakers on Tuesday unveiled several measures to prevent gun violence and boost mental health care weeks after a Honolulu resident fatally shot two police officers, started a fire that burned down several homes, and killed his landlord and himself.
A 63-foot motor-sailing vessel apparently grounded Monday evening near Ale Alea Point in Hilo.
HONOLULU Hawaii libraries could accommodate early learning classrooms under a state legislative proposal to expand childcare services, officials have said.
HONOLULU Honolulu Mayor Kirk Caldwell has announced the cancellation of plans to renovate the Neal S. Blaisdell Center due to financial concerns.
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A 27-year-old Pahoa man pleaded not guilty Monday to 27 charges resulting from a crime spree alleged to have taken place late last month.