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Top Story: Environmentalists are opposing a plan to develop a 38-acre shoreline area north of Kohala Kai.
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Accessed on 07 March 2020, 1605 UTC, Post 20381.
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Developers of a 38-acre shoreline parcel north of Kohala Kai want to downsize the zoning to create only six lots rather than the 50 currently allowed, but local conservationists would prefer no development there at all.
The sound of childrens laughter from physical activity rang through the yard at Kona Hongwanji Preschool Friday morning as keiki took part in the American Heart Association Kids Heart Challenge.
BOISE, Idaho A judge on Friday reduced bail to $1 million for the mother of two missing children after her lawyer contended at her first hearing in Idaho that the amount had been set too high because of media attention.
Hawaiian Airlines will adjust flight frequencies between Hawaii and Tokyos Haneda Airport at the end of March due to slowing travel demand attributed to the COVID-19 virus.
The Democratic National Committee has ratcheted up the threshold to qualify for its next presidential debate, requiring candidates to have picked up at least 20% of convention delegates allocated in state primary contests.
HONOLULU Honolulus police chief plans to use new officers promised by a budget increase to add neighborhood patrols and increase homeless outreach.
Despite a spate of canceled events throughout the state as COVID-19 fears escalate, festivities on the Big Island are forging ahead.
It was basically like any other day at Waiakea High School, according to Principal Kelcy Koga.
Crews are making progress in repairing damage to Alii Drive caused by a sinkhole that opened late last year fronting Coconut Grove Marketplace.
A Blue Hawaiian Helicopters tour aircraft with six aboard made an emergency landing in a lava field in the Leilani Estates area shortly before noon Thursday.