Hawaii police are renewing their request for help in finding 62-year-old Mahali D Rasayana of Puna.
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Big Island hospitals are preparing for a rough winter as all signs point to an omicron-fueled COVID-19 surge within the next month.
A Mountain View man charged with methamphetamine trafficking has changed his plea in federal court.
The state Department of Health suspects that there could be at least four cases of the omicron variant of COVID-19 on the Big Island.
Just as Americans and Europeans were eagerly awaiting their most normal holiday season in a couple of years, the omicron variant has unleashed a fresh round of fear and uncertainty — for travelers, shoppers, party-goers and their economies as a whole.
First the pandemic lockdown orders and then delays getting permits from a backlogged Department of Public Works have led to a 382-day delay in the county Department of Water Supply being able to transition some of its electrical use to solar power.
A 28-year old Kailua-Kona man will stand trial on a manslaughter charge stemming from an assault Dec. 3 that left a 64-year-old Holualoa man dead.
By CALEB JONES
Hotel occupancy rates throughout the state were substantially higher in November than they were in 2020, but still lagged behind prepandemic numbers.
Mayor Mitch Roth’s administration was so eager to put a $500,000 American Rescue Plan Act Build Back Better Regional Challenge to good use, it fast-tracked a resolution accepting the money to the County Council before the grant was officially approved by the federal government.