The Food Basket holds 100th “Food Drop” since April.
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An agreement worked out by two council members negotiating with developers of a Kailua-Kona project was approved by the County Council last week and then sent to the mayor, despite three council members’ assurances that the public would have one more opportunity to comment at a council forum.
HONOLULU — Plans to air-condition many commercial and government buildings in Honolulu using cold deep-sea water have been shut down because of increasing construction costs.
HONOLULU — A former city official has been named interim leader of Honolulu’s rail project.
More than 75,000 people arrived in Hawaii between Dec. 21 and Sunday despite the ongoing surge of COVID-19 cases across the nation.
A hiker who apparently sprained both knees after a fall near the 13,000-foot elevation of Maunakea was rescued Monday evening.
Hawaii County’s subsidized golf program returns Friday at two West Hawaii locations.
Gov. David Ige on Monday was still unable to say when state workers, including educators, will see furloughs implemented as the state work’s to cut spending to plug a $1.4 billion budget hole.
Update: Hawaii Island police reported Tuesday morning that officers have made contact with the operator of a vehicle seen in the parking lot of Puaianko Town Center in Hilo around the time of a Dec. 18 shooting that killed a father of three.
Hawaii Island reported two new COVID-19 cases Monday, bringing the island’s total case count to 1,864.