Caltech Submillimeter Observatory “on track” to be removed from Maunakea.
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Caltech Submillimeter Observatory on track to be removed later this year
The Board of Land and Natural Resources on Friday approved a land use application for the decommissioning of a Maunakea observatory.
Woman reported missing wanted on arrest warrant
A 42-year-old Puna woman who is the subject of a missing person investigation has an unserved warrant for her arrest, police confirmed.
State briefs for January 15
Young Brothers to restore Kahului to Honolulu service
HDOT: DMV phishing scam asks for Social Security, license plate numbers
The Hawaii Department of Transportation is warning about a scam asking people for their social security and license plate numbers.
‘Sixth Mass Extinction’ has begun, scientists warn
The “Sixth Mass Extinction” in Earth’s history is underway, according to biologists in Hawaii and France.
Rooftop solar systems up 5.3% statewide
The number of solar rooftop systems increased 4.35% last year on the Big Island.
Police seek leads on missing teens
Police are requesting the public’s assistance in locating two teens reported as runaways in separate incidents.
Hundreds of COVID-19 tests lost: Those testing at Old Kona Airport Park notified of mishap
Hundreds of people who waited hours in line for a COVID test Friday at Old Kona Airport Park learned Thursday that those tests were lost in transit.
Puna woman charged with auto theft
Police charged a 26-year-old Kurtistown woman in the theft of a Honda CRV reported stolen Jan. 6 from the parking lot of a Banyan Drive condominium.
FEMA assists hundreds of Hawaii families with funeral costs
Those who lost a loved one to COVID-19 could still be eligible for federal financial assistance of up to $9,000 for funeral expenses incurred on or after Jan. 20, 2020.
Insufficient signatures sink Maui mayor recall attempt
WAILUKU, Maui (AP) — An attempt to recall Maui Mayor Mike Victorino has failed after organizers didn’t collect the minimum number of signatures needed, The Maui News reported.
8 projects ID’d for Puna: List includes waterlines, wells aimed at helping region recover from 2018 eruption
The few remaining homes in Kapoho might get their water restored after all.
Hospitals tighten visitor restrictions: Surge of COVID patients crowding HMC, others
Hilo Medical Center is limiting visitors again in response to the influx of COVID-19 patients entering the hospital.
Voter registration database questioned
Investigating errors and possible fraud in the state’s voter registration database is the responsibility of the county elections clerks and not the state, Chief Elections Officer Scott Nago told the state Elections Commission on Wednesday.
No Pohoiki Boat Ramp until 2024 at the earliest
The Pohoiki Boat Ramp is now not expected to reopen until late 2024.
Volcano man accused of burglary, sex assault
A 36-year-old Volcano man is facing numerous felony charges in connection with an incident Sunday in Mountain View.
Parker Ranch donating Pukalani Stables
The historic Pukalani Stables in Waimea will be donated to the Paniolo Preservation Society, Parker Ranch announced recently.
Kilauea Visitor Center to close for termite treatment
Kilauea Visitor Center at Hawaii Volcanoes National Park will be closed for termite treatment Jan. 19-20.
Mountain View man charged with firearms, drug offenses
Police arrested and charged 28-year-old Alden Pauline III of Mountain View for firearm and drug offenses.
3 arrested over payout to convicted former top cop
HONOLULU — Three former Honolulu officials were arrested Wednesday for allegedly conspiring to hide the source of public funds used to get a police chief to retire amid a corruption investigation that ultimately put him and his former prosecutor wife in federal prison.