Hawaii County ended the last fiscal year with a $52.7M surplus.
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Hawaii County ended the last fiscal year with $52.7 million left over to be applied to this year’s budget, according to an Oct. 15 report to the County Council.
Roadwork — or lack thereof — continues to plague the residents and businesses of Keaukaha.
SEATTLE (AP) — A federal grand jury in Seattle has indicted a man accused of punching a flight attendant in the face twice and trying to open the cockpit door during a flight from Hawaii to Washington state.
Researchers have found nearly four times more specimens of a rare insect on Maunakea this year than in the last two years combined.
As the county administration struggles with a backlog of more than 1,500 building permit applications stuck in its new computerized EPIC system, contractors and County Council members have more questions than answers following a statement from Mayor Mitch Roth that certain permit reviews will be “expedited.”
Walter Wayne Deguair, 56, of Volcano, died Oct. 8 in Hilo. He was born in Honolulu. Celebration of life to be held Saturday (Nov. 6) from 12-3 p.m. at 15-1649 12th Avenue in Keaau. Masks and social distancing required. Survived by daughter Amy Deguair; parents Joseph Deguair Sr. and Victoria Deguair; brothers Joseph Deguair, Jr. and Charles Deguair; sisters Roxanne Decambra and Orlena Deguair; two grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews. Arrangements by Homelani Cremation Services.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. — U.S. governors want a seat at the table as international leaders prepare to gather in Scotland at a critical moment for global efforts to reduce fossil fuel emissions and slow the planet’s temperature rise.
COVID-19 could not hold back Wildcat pride.
It has been one month since the new eruption began inside Halema‘uma‘u crater in Kilauea volcano on Sept. 29.
Thirty new cases of COVID-19 were reported today in Hawaii County.
Total spending by visitors who came to Hawaii in September was $1.05 billion, 15.4% lower than the $1.25 billion reported for September 2019.
Drivers should watch for lane changes and traffic delays on Waianuenue Avenue as crews begin probing for utility lines.
The Hawaii Paroling Authority has set a minimum term for a 26-year-old Waimea man who was sentenced to serve a half-decade behind bars for a 2019 crash that claimed the life of a mother of four and injured three girls.
Puna water projects mulled: Meeting held to discuss restoration of service to Isaac Hale Beach Park, 12 other proposals
Hawaii County will not be reinvesting in certain water infrastructure destroyed by the 2018 Kilauea eruption, public officials said Thursday.
WAILUKU, Maui (AP) — A judge had denied a defense request to move away from Maui the trial of a man charged with murder in the disappearance of his girlfriend.
Hawaii County this week is opening its newly established Financial Empowerment Centers.
Mayor Mitch Roth on Wednesday called a proposed 3% tax to be added to hotel and vacation rental charges “a necessary evil.”
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