Triple-digit new infections as statewide coronavirus totals reach 29,194.
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1 new coronavirus-related death on Maui and triple-digit new infections reported as statewide tally climbs to 29,194
No further information was immediately available regarding the latest death on Maui. Read more
The boater went out fishing Thursday morning from Waianae in a 16-foot boat, “Size No Matter,” and did not return. Read more
Roughly 300 participants, a camera crew and other essential people will be on the grounds of the Edith Kanakaole Stadium, as compared to the typical 5,000 to 6,000 who flock to the hula festival on Hawaii island. Read more
Hawaiian Airlines’ Peter Ingram is more optimistic thanks to higher travel demand and federal aid from the latest coronavirus relief bill. Read more
UH senior Rado Parapunov led the Warriors with 17 kills and reached a milestone with his 100th career ace, becoming the eighth UH player to reach triple-digit and catching past UH greats Yuval Katz and Sivan Leoni. Read more
Earlier this month, Blangiardi came under heavy criticism for allowing more people at funerals but not at weddings as he amended the current Tier 3 restrictions. Read more
Police said the incident occurred at 1:15 a.m. today near the intersection of Randolph and Midway streets. Read more
The president is seeking to revive a U.S.-convened forum of the world’s major economies on climate. It will be held virtually April 22 and 23. Read more
Authorities previously said Ahmad Al Aliwi Alissa, 21, purchased the AR-15 style gun used in the mass shooting, six days before Monday’s fatal shootings. Read more
The expansion of the arsenal is a growing threat to the United States and allies in the region. Read more
An official at the Suez Canal Authority said they were planning to make at least two attempts Saturday to free the vessel when the high tide goes down. He said the timing depends on the tide. Read more
People in cities and towns around Myanmar marked the public holiday by again demonstrating against the Feb. 1 coup. Read more
The Anteaters improved to 5-0 in the Big West and 11-7 overall. The Rainbow Warriors fell to 3-2 and 11-4. Read more
President Joe Biden released an extended statement, calling the law an attack on “good conscience” that denies the right to vote for “countless” Americans. Read more
VIDEO: Former UH Warrior and CFL great Chad Owens hosts Star-Advertiser sports show ‘The CO2 RUN DWN’
“The CO2 RUN DWN” runs on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays at 1 p.m. and feature insights, interviews and commentary from the former CFL most valuable player and UH all-time career yardage leader. Read more
Burning debris from a rocket lit up Pacific Northwest skies Thursday night, the National Weather Service in Seattle said. Read more
A man accused in the beating death of a New Jersey resident he claimed sexually abused him as a child was charged today with killing his ex-wife and two others in New Mexico in what investigators call a complicated case spanning multiple states. Read more
She was named a Living Legend in 2000 by the Library of Congress. In 2003, she was chosen as one of the winners of the National Medal of Arts and met President George W. Bush. She is lauded in literary circles far and wide. Read more
No replacement has been announced. CBS said the show will not return until April 12. Read more
Small farms can receive grants for up to $25,000. Read more
Hawaiian Airlines President and CEO Peter Ingram joined us today for a livestream video at 10:30 a.m. to take your questions during Spotlight Hawaii, a series from the Honolulu Star-Advertiser that shines a spotlight on issues affecting our islands. Read more