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The Big Island loves a parade, and after a pause last year because of the ongoing novel coronavirus pandemic, three of the most beloved Christmas parades on the Big Island return — although not in the traditional format.
The National Weather Service has issued a flash flood watch for the state, including the Big Island through Monday.
The Hawaii County Democratic Party is asking the state Reapportionment Commission to take another look at how nonresident military and students were extracted from population data in light of new figures showing there were almost twice as many military personnel as previously thought.
Frances Chang Sherrard, an educator and matriarch of the East Hawaii arts community, died Nov. 20 at her Hilo home. She was 98.
New pick-up lanes at two Hilo schools are helping to ease traffic, but it still may be best to avoid Puainako Street from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. on school days.
PORTLAND, Maine — The warming of the planet is taking a deadly toll on seabirds that are suffering population declines from starvation, inability to reproduce, heat waves and extreme weather.
HONOLULU — The Hawaii State Department of Health said Wednesday a laboratory has detected petroleum product in a water sample from an elementary school near Pearl Harbor amid heightened concerns that fuel from a massive Navy storage facility could contaminate Oahu’s water supply.
WASHINGTON — A person in California who had been vaccinated against COVID-19 became the first in the U.S. to have an identified case of the omicron variant, the White House announced Wednesday as scientists continue to study the risks posed by the new virus strain.
For the second consecutive year, Hawaii experienced a milder-than-average hurricane season.
Hawaii County Mayor Mitch Roth on Tuesday eased some of the COVID restrictions in place on the Big Island.
Hundreds of West Hawaii families sat down to a nice Thanksgiving meal last week thanks to the ongoing efforts of the Kahiau Together food distribution program.
HONOLULU — The state Department of Health said Tuesday tests of water samples from the Navy’s water system at Pearl Harbor have so far been inconclusive after it received more than 100 complaints about fuel-like odor coming from tap water in the area.