Governor David Ige issues proclamation to bring awareness to “period poverty” in Hawaii.
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Gov. David Ige issued a proclamation Monday to bring awareness to “period poverty” in Hawaii.
Kona Community Hospital celebrated the blessing of a new chapel and rehabilitation center last week.
HONOLULU — Hawaii recorded 36 traffic fatalities this year, five more than at the same time last year.
Kealakehe Elementary School principal Nancy Matsukawa is retiring after 43 years with the state Department of Education.
HONOLULU — “Ghost nets” from unknown origins drift among the Pacific’s currents, threatening sea creatures and littering shorelines with the entangled remains of what they kill.
A 30-year-old Puna man is facing a felony assault charge after reportedly attacking his father with a machete on Wednesday in Pahoa.
A 35-year-old Mountain View man accused of using the U.S. Postal Service for methamphetamine trafficking pleaded not guilty to possession with intent to distribute 50 grams or more of methamphetamine and carrying a firearm in the commission of a drug trafficking crime.
Big Island police Thursday identified the victim of a fatal shooting at End of the Wold Tuesday as 46-year-old Joey Richmond of Kailua-Kona.
HONOLULU — A judge ordered Honolulu officials to turn over unedited police body camera footage to attorneys representing the family of a South African citizen who was shot and killed by police after he entered a home that wasn’t his.
HONOLULU — Federal and state officials in Hawaii are investigating the suspicious deaths of two endangered monk seals on Molokai.
The state Department of Business, Economic Development and Tourism is projecting domestic visitor arrivals will recover to pre-pandemic levels by the end of the year.
The futures of the Hawaii Island Paddlesports Association and the Kona Sailing Club are suddenly in doubt.
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