Hawaii Governor David Ige says he’s against the “arbitrary” reopening of schools next month.
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The state Department of Health expects to open up vaccinations to those 70-74 in the coming weeks.
A measure that would not only allow, but also require in certain situations, government entities to seek reimbursement for search and rescue costs is advancing in the state Senate.
Police have charged 18-year-old Kauka K.K.H. Santiago of Pahoa with robbery and other related offenses stemming from an incident that occurred the evening of Feb. 12 in Leilani Estates in Puna.
The County of Hawaii Department of Environmental Management is delaying the implementation of trailer usage at solid waste transfer stations until at least April 16.
The Big Island’s COVID-19 case count increased by two Monday, bringing the island’s total case count to 2,234.
HONOLULU — A proposed Hawaii state law would impose a new tax on gasoline-powered cars valued at $60,000 or more and use the funds to build electric vehicle infrastructure.
State Rep. Richard Onishi said Friday scathing reports from the state auditor and the University of Hawaii Economic Research Organization led to legislation that would abolish the Agriculture Development Corporation.
A bill that would give a Honokohau Small Boat Harbor working group management authority over the facility with the state’s oversight and assistance is making its way through the state Senate.
Post-flight COVID testing will continue on the Big Island after February, although for how long has yet to be determined.
Residents hoping to renew their driver’s licenses can still expect months-long delays thanks to a backlog at the County Vehicle Registration and Licensing Division.
The State Department of Labor and Industrial Relations has received more than $1 million from the federal government to combat unemployment insurance fraud.