Armed standoff in Puna reaches “peaceful resolution.”
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An armed standoff in Nanawale Estates subdivision, just outside of Pahoa, “has had a peaceful resolution,” according to Hawaii Police Department spokeswoman Denise Laitinen.
Mayor Mitch Roth is “on the mend” and in a “selfie spirit” at Hilo Medical Center, where he will remain for the weekend, his office said in a statement Friday.
The state Department of Health today reported 150 new cases of COVID-19, including five on the Big Island.
A Kealakekua couple has agreed to pay $76,400 in fines for illegally collecting 550 aquarium fish last year off Kawaihae.
Don’t close the book on the Hawaii National Guard’s Youth Challenge Academy in Hilo just yet — although a presentation by the state’s adjutant general to lawmakers earlier in the week gave the impression the program is dead in the budgetary water.
HONOLULU (AP) — The Hawaii Department of Education will prohibit events involving gatherings of more than 20 people for the remainder of the school year.
HONOLULU — At the request of the National Guard Bureau, the Hawaii National Guard is set to deploy about 200 of its members to Washington, D.C., to aid in and facilitate the peaceful transition of presidential power, Gov. David Ige’s office announced this afternoon.
The state Department of Health today has reported 13 new cases of COVID-19 on the Big Island.
The state’s adjutant general told a joint state Senate committees informational briefing Tuesday the Hawaii National Guard Hilo Youth Challenge Academy will be closing.
The state Department of Health on Wednesday reported 106 new cases of COVID-19 in Hawaii, including seven new cases on the Big Island.
HONOLULU (AP) — Thousands of Hawaii residents are expected to have access to COVID-19 vaccines when the state opens mass vaccination centers on Oahu, officials said.
The state Department of Health today reported 106 new cases of COVID-19 in Hawaii, including seven new cases on the Big Island.
WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump was impeached by the U.S. House for a historic second time Wednesday, charged with “incitement of insurrection” over the deadly mob siege of the Capitol in a swift and stunning collapse of his final days in office.