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A retired Hawaii Police Department detective has been charged with allegedly assaulting a county official while still a member of the department.
Proposed changes to livestock shipping procedures by interisland ocean shipper Young Brothers have some concerned that all but the largest ranchers might be priced out of the market.
Neighbors of the 1,300-unit master-planned Kaloko Heights development will get a free ride on sewer hookups, thanks to an improvement district initiated by the developers.
Big Island police are searching for a 58-year-old Hilo man who has been reported missing.
The current truce between the Thirty Meter Telescope and its opponents might be extended by another two months at the request of Mayor Harry Kim.
A bill strengthening labeling requirements for Hawaiian-grown coffee blends remains alive having met a critical deadline last week, but lawmakers are now considering a phased-in approach.
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. One of the remaining USS Arizona crew members who survived the attack on Pearl Harbor has died.
HONOLULU The Honolulu Rate Commission proposed an increase in the citys bus fares for riders including those who are 65 and older, riders holding Medicare cards and passengers with disabilities.
HONOLULU The Office of Hawaiian Affairs sued the state auditor in an attempt to prompt the release of a $3 million general fund appropriation for the next fiscal year.
As a civil lawsuit alleging a Waimea businessman sexually abused a 12-year-old boy decades ago nears trial, the victim in the case is revealing his identity.
From humble beginnings to an auspicious event, the 13th annual Community Cares fundraiser bids farewell at Saturdays grand finale extravaganza.
Cardiac care continues to be a priority for Hilo Medical Center, and legislation introduced in the state Senate will help expand those services.