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Improperly chaining dogs could become illegal later this year if a pair of animal cruelty bills passes the state Legislature.
HONOLULU Hawaiis largest union representing hotel workers has asked resort executives to allow employees to wear surgical masks as protection against a new virus, officials said.
Alii Drive fronting Coconut Grove Marketplace will be restricted to one lane of travel 24 hours a day starting Tuesday.
Time is ticking for a bill to secure funding for an ambulance to be stationed at Makalei Fire Station, and it doesnt look like it has a promising future.
HONOLULU A bill before the Honolulu City Council proposes to reduce the long-term carbon footprint of Oahus buildings, but the measure has encountered opposition from Oahus gas utility and construction industry, Hawaii Public Radio reported.
Jury trial for a woman accused of murder in the 2017 death of a 3-year-old Waimea boy has been continued again.
One long-closed beach park on the Hamakua coast could reopen by March, while another will remain closed indefinitely.
An officer whose diligent investigative work led to the recovery of a handgun brought by a student to Kealakehe High School was honored Wednesday as Februarys Officer of the Month.
Big Island detectives have charged a 32-year-old Puna man for several offenses stemming from a domestic-related incident that occurred in Puna on Tuesday.
Responders are working to remove potential pollutants from the 63-foot fishing vessel, Midway Island, currently aground off Hilo.
HONOLULU A pilot who was flying a sightseeing helicopter that crashed in Hawaii in December had his license revoked for marijuana use in 2010.
HONOLULU Officials in Honolulu say the second set of human remains found inside a burnt-out home near Waikiki where two police officers were shot and killed last month belong to the suspected killer.
HONOLULU A Maui man convicted of killing his pregnant ex-girlfriend has filed an opening brief in an appeal of the case.
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.