Hawaii State Senate President Ronald Kouchi says Hawaii’s economy suffers from “continued restrictions on foreign travel.”
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HONOLULU — The Department of Land and Natural Resources is asking lawmakers for more money to boost maintenance and staffing at state parks.
HONOLULU — Organizers of large indoor events on Hawaii’s most populous island must once again abide by crowd size restrictions as the omicron variant spreads throughout the state.
Impaneling of Hilo and Kona grand juries will continue as scheduled today in Hilo and Friday in Kona, despite Gov. David Ige signing Monday an emergency proclamation to temporarily suspend the statutory requirement for the annual initial impaneling of grand juries by Jan. 15.
A 44-year-old Paauilo man is facing a host of charges for attempted possession and distribution of over 5 pounds of methamphetamine and damaging a police vehicle, Hawaii County Prosecuting Attorney Kelden Waltjen announced late Wednesday.
A Kona man facing attempted murder and other charges stemming from a December 2021 domestic violence incident will be held without bail, a Circuit Court judge ruled Tuesday.
COVID surge hits Kona Community Hospital: Facility implements contingency and crisis staffing plan amid staffing shortage
The current surge in COVID-19 cases on the Big Island has resulted in a staffing shortage at West Hawaii’s largest hospital.
Hawaii County is ramping up testing amid the current surge in COVID-19 cases on the Big Island.
HONOLULU — U.S. public health officials on Tuesday began investigating how civilians have been affected by the leakage of petroleum into Pearl Harbor’s tap water from a Navy fuel storage facility.
The first port agreements with Carnival Cruise Line and Norwegian Cruise Lines to formalize health and safety protocols for the return of cruise line operations in Hawaii have been executed, the state Department of Transportation announced Tuesday.
The real estate holdings of Hawaii’s largest private landowner have increased.
The state is offering a $25 incentive for fully vaccinated inmates in the custody of the Department of Public Safety.
A pickup truck that skidded off a rainy Maunakea Access Road and plunged into a ravine Saturday, killing a 9-year-old girl and injuring seven others, might have been subject to a manufacturer’s recall for a faulty brake master cylinder.
LIHUE — An influx of out-of-state homebuyers and renters pushed up housing prices on Kauai last year, officials said.
A 28-year-old Waimea man is charged with several felony property crimes after allegedly burglarizing the same Hilo house on Dec. 30 and 31.