During her brief visit to Hawaii, First Lady Jill Biden asks unvaccinated to get shots.
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First lady Jill Biden visited a pop-up COVID-19 vaccination clinic in Waipahu, Hawaii, on Sunday to encourage unvaccinated Hawaiians to get their shots as the delta variant surges through much of the U.S.
Connections Public Charter School in Hilo will grow its farm-to-school programs with the help of federal grant.
Health care leaders across the county and state are preparing to launch a comprehensive health care needs assessment unlike any before it.
Hawaii County has the third biggest shortage of primary care providers in the country, according to a recent study.
After eight years of dedicated service, a West Hawaii K-9 officer will retire to a dog’s life.
A controversial statue left Liliuokalani Gardens Friday, and will be officially moved within a week.
The Hawaii Island Humane Society had all hands on deck to bring in more than 20 dogs to its shelter in Keaau from Rainbow Friends Animal Sanctuary on Thursday afternoon.
Hawaii Island police on Saturday announced the arrest and charging of 25-year-old Travis Ka‘iliwaioli Yoshito Demello-Oda, of Hilo, with robbery and an array of other offenses following two separate armed robberies that occurred on the Shipman Beach Trail in Kea‘au. Police also charged 29-year-old Devin Lloyd Saragosa-Taoy, of Kea‘au with two offenses in relation to one of the robberies.
The Hawaii Island Humane Society is looking forward to opening its two shelters to the public in August.
A pair of shark sightings has forced the closure of two popular beach parks in West Hawaii.
STOCKTON, Calif. — The remains of a U.S. Navy sailor from California who was killed in the Dec. 7, 1941, attack on Pearl Harbor have been identified, the Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency announced Friday.
A remarkable discovery on Wednesday is providing a morale boast and hope to the dozens of experts working to save kiwikiu from extinction. One bird, released into the Nakula Natural Area Reserve (NAR) on the leeward slopes of Haleakala, was found alive and well, after being thought dead for 605 days, the Department of Land and Natural Resources said.
A group of young athletes put on a show for spectators Friday afternoon on the volleyball court at Coconut Grove Marketplace. Konawaena volleyball coach Ainsley Keawekane put the athletes through a series of drills at a youth volleyball clinic, one of various clinics run daily throughout the summer. In addition to the youth clinics, the Keauhou Volleyball Association puts on handful of tournaments at Coconut Grove Marketplace; on the schedule for next weekend are the Queens of the Court and Kings of the Court tournaments, set to begin at 4:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday evening. (Photos by Tom Linder/West Hawaii Today)
Hawaii Island police are seeking the public’s assistance with identifying a man who is being sought for questioning in connection with a stolen moped and other property crimes occurring in the Ocean View area of Ka‘u. His image was captured on video surveillance.
A mosaic project is filling empty spaces with color in a downtown Hilo park.