No “high-profile” homicide cases on Hawaii Island have gone to trial since March 2020.
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A resolution urging the county get on the broadband-wagon will be considered Wednesday by the County Council as the coronavirus pandemic demonstrates to state and local officials how important digital connectivity is when face-to-face just isn’t possible.
Time is ticking to secure a funding source for lifeguard services at two popular but perilous state beach parks in West Hawaii.
Since Kilauea volcano began eruption again in December, three University of Hawaii-Hilo geology alumnae have been working at the forefront of the action.
Deb Lewis, state senior vice commander of the Hawaii Veterans of Foreign Wars, and John Hiduchick with VFW 3830, presented Valentine’s Day cards to residents to Yukio Okutsu State Veterans Home on Friday afternoon.
HONOLULU — Before the pandemic, a Hawaii state senator drafted legislation to compel the University of Hawaii’s board to livestream its meetings so faculty and students on different islands could watch. University officials asked for two years to implement the idea.
Gary Williams had it planned.
The prolonged coronavirus pandemic has state lawmakers rethinking emergency powers it granted the governor in a revamp of state law not that long ago.
As state Department of Education employees begin receiving COVID-19 vaccines, the University of Hawaii also is working to inoculate workers.
A bill aimed at banning the retail sale of combustion-engine-powered mopeds has effectively died in the Hawaii State Legislature.
A bill that aims to address tour helicopter noise and safety was deferred Thursday by the state Senate Transportation Committee.
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