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Authorities have arrested several people after the mummified body of the leader of the spiritual group “Love Has Won” was found wrapped in a sleeping bag and decorated with Christmas lights in a southern Colorado home. Read more
For months, Oahu residents and state Rep. Cedric Gates, who represents Waianae, have been petitioning the state Department of Land and Natural Resources to reopen the locked gate that has barred vehicle access to Keawaula/Yokohama Beach and the hiking trail to the Kaena Point Nature Reserve in West Oahu for more than a year, since Hawaii’s coronavirus shutdown last spring. Read more
66-year-old man in critical condition after being struck by a vehicle while crossing Farrington Highway in Maili
A 66-year-old man was in critical condition tonight after being struck by a vehicle while crossing the Farrington Highway in Maili. Read more
Many schools are offering drive-thru diploma pickups on their campuses or having their graduates walk across the stage, distanced from their peers. Read more
Maruo Sykap is wanted on a no bail grand jury bench warrant for robbery in the first degree. The robbery occurred at about 1:10 a.m. at Kalakaua Avenue and Philip Street. Read more
The four men from Waipahu were also charged with possession of undersized fish, including moi, papio and o’io, and with taking an out-of-season lobster, which officers returned to the water. Read more
Kamehameha Highway has reopened in both directions between Dole Plantation and Joseph P. Leong Highway following a two-car motor vehicle crash earlier this afternoon that killed an 81-year-old man. Read more
A veteran administrator at the Honolulu Museum of Art, Allison Wong, who held the position of deputy director for operations and administration, is no longer with the institution. Read more
Many young activists say their parents and other elders are saddened by the violence but question the value of protests or worry about their consequences. Read more
Gov. David Ige says coronavirus infections are elevated and he won’t change mask and travel rules now
Ige said the basic public health behind Honolulu’s tier system still makes sense. Read more
Mayor Claudia Sheinbaum said 70 people were injured, with 34 hospitalized, according to preliminary figures. Read more
Heavy wave action has resulted in debris and potentially harmful pollutants, such as possible pesticides, animal fecal matter, dead animals, pathogens and chemicals, running off into coastal waters. Read more
The City and County of Honolulu’s Rental and Utility Relief Program temporarily closed to new applications after about 20 minutes today to process 4,000 applications in this round. Read more
Though he has endorsed canceling up to $10,000 per borrower through legislation, Biden has been pressured by some Democrats to forgive much more, and to sign an executive order making it happen if Congress fails to act. Read more
Police said the pickup truck, possibly a Ford, fled the scene without the driver rendering aid. Read more
In identical tweets, they said they had made the decision to end their marriage of 27 years. Read more
UH opposite Rado Parapunov and libero Gage Worsley were named first-team All-Americans for the third straight year. Read more
The University of Hawaii basketball team has received a commitment from an accurate-shooting, junior-college guard. Read more
Gov. David Ige joined Spotlight Hawaii today for a livestream video at 10:30 a.m. and took viewer questions. Read more
The announcement is set to come barely a month after the company found that its shot, which is already authorized for those age 16 and older, also provided protection for the younger group. Read more
Before MDMA-assisted therapy can be approved for therapeutic use, the Food and Drug Administration needs a second positive Phase 3 trial, which is currently underway with 100 participants. Approval could come as early as 2023. Read more