Hilo Farmers Market reopens Hamakua side after improvements.
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The Hamakua side of the Hilo Farmers Market has reopened for vendors and customers after being closed for more than a year.
Gov. David Ige Friday signed the 20th proclamation on COVID-19 to allow inter-county travelers vaccinated in the state of Hawaii to bypass the pre-travel testing and/or quarantine requirement starting May 11. The state’s Safe Travels platform went online Friday, allowing travelers to upload their travel information and vaccination data.
The Big Island is booming and home builders throughout the island are struggling to keep up with the demand.
WAILUKU, Hawaii — A man indicted for murder in the disappearance of his former Maui girlfriend is seeking to have the case dismissed.
HONOLULU — The wheels don’t fit the tracks on Honolulu’s beleaguered commuter rail project.
HONOLULU — New confirmed coronavirus infections have surpassed a threshold that calls for increased restrictions on Oahu, but Honolulu’s mayor wants to change the parameters of its tiered system to allow gatherings and businesses to stay open.
HONOLULU — A man who spent decades in a Hawaii psychiatric hospital for killing a woman was sentenced to five years in prison Thursday for escaping from the facility in 2017 and flying to California before he was captured.
Hawaii County will find a way to cover the tab to maintain full lifeguard services at two state beach parks on the Big Island, despite state lawmakers halving the amount needed to contract the life-saving personnel.
The Big Island, as well as the entire state, remains under a flash flood watch until 6 a.m. Saturday.
The state Department of Health is advising consumers to dispose of or return selected 15-ounce cans of S&W Organic Black Beans, 15-ounce cans of O Organic Brand Black Beans and 15-ounce cans of O Organic Brand Chili Beans.
HONOLULU — University of Hawaii graduate assistants have sued for the right unionize and bargain for better pay and working conditions.