Mental health evaluation ordered for Kailua-Kona man.
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A mental evaluation was ordered Thursday for a Kailua-Kona man accused of trying to carjack two vehicles and robbing a man of his cellphone before fleeing in a stolen utility vehicle in Keauhou.
A traffic stop Monday morning in Keaukaha led to numerous firearms and drug charges against a 43-year-old Hilo man, according to court documents filed by police.
A low-pressure cold front that caused flooding on Kauai late this week is forecast to make its way eastward through the island chain.
The state Department of Health has identified three “breakthrough” cases of COVID-19, in which a fully vaccinated individual has contracted the coronavirus disease.
HONOLULU — Volunteers on Kauai’s north shore in Hawaii have launched a makeshift ferry service across a river after a landslide along a two-lane highway cut several towns off from the rest of the island.
The state Department of Health on Friday reported 15 new cases of COVID-19 on Hawaii Island, the largest number reported in the county since late January.
Big Island kupuna and some essential workers will have additional opportunities to receive a COVID-19 vaccine from Johnson &Johnson this month.
Hawaii County Civil Defense today reported 15 new COVID-19 cases on the Big Island.
A Puna woman’s criminal record could be cleared of a charge stemming from aiding Justin Waiki following the 2018 fatal shooting of a Hawaii Police Department officer if she stays out of further trouble.
HONOLULU — Hawaii won’t need to furlough or lay off workers because the state will be receiving more financial help from the federal coronavirus relief legislation, said Gov. David Ige on Thursday.
Hawaii County will get $36 million to prop up a budget diminished by the coronavirus pandemic, and U.S. Sen. Brian Schatz is scheduled Wednesday to brief the County Council about how it can be spent.
A decade ago Wednesday evening, a magnitude-9.0 earthquake rocked Japan.
A handful of Big Island homeowners could face higher property taxes under a county bill that will repeal a 30-year-old county tax ordinance.
Starting Monday, COVID-19 vaccines will be available to people 65 and older and those included in Phase 1C of the state’s vaccination plan, the state Department of Health announced Thursday.
During the week of March 1-7, Hawaii Island police arrested 27 motorists for DUI. Eight of the drivers were involved in traffic accidents; two were younger than 21.
Police report that Shayne Kamuela Unea of Waimea, who was the subject of a wanted bulletin, was taken into custody in Hilo.
HONOLULU — The new interim CEO of Honolulu’s planned rail line estimates the project is short $3 billion.
HONOLULU — A young humpback whale swimming off Maui was freed of about 100 feet of line entangled in its mouth and flipper.
COVID-19 vaccines will be available to people 65 and older and those included in Phase 1C of the state’s vaccination plan beginning Monday, March 15, the state Department of Health announced today.
The state Department of Transportation is moving forward with plans to improve safety and relieve congestion within Waimea.
Climate Change comes to Hawaii
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