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For 20 years, Tommy Kahikina Ching has been on a mission to feed the hungry on our island.
Delays in getting archaeological plan reviews from the State Historic Preservation Division have added years to the construction of Hawaii County projects, but county planning officials are skeptical a bill currently making its way through the Legislature is the answer.
HONOLULU Honolulu requested proposals from private organizations interested in providing managed, fee-based access to its famed Haiku Stairs.
Hawaii Island Police are searching for a 24-year-old Oregon woman who was reported missing.
The University of Hawaii at Hilo is seeking from the Legislature this year funds for eight full-time equivalent positions and operating funds to support educational and cultural programming at Halepohaku, the Maunakea Visitor Information Station and Imiloa Astronomy Center.
HONOLULU An Oahu legislator has proposed an expansion of the states law allowing residents to use deadly force to defend themselves at their homes and businesses.
HONOLULU Hawaii lawmakers seeking to increase affordable child care in the state face a debate over the qualifications for providers.
The Hawaii Supreme Court has vacated the conviction of a man accused of vandalizing the statue of King Kamehameha the Great on the Hilo Bayfront during the Labor Day 2015 weekend.
HONOLULU A panel of lawmakers on Monday passed a resolution calling for the governor to convene a Native Hawaiian reconciliation commission, a step that comes after protests blocking the construction of one of the worlds largest telescopes.
As children born after the release of the iPhone enter their teens, more and more studies suggest that too much screen time is harmful for developing children even as kids are spending more time on their phones than ever.
HONOLULU State health officials are now monitoring 26 people who have been in China in the last 14 days for coronavirus.
Federal and state law enforcement officials are investigating a video of a man slapping a resting Hawaiian monk seal on an Oahu beach.