CIP funds help Hilo Medical Center: HMC gets $6.6 million for improvements.
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More than $6 million in state funds is headed to Hilo Medical Center for a series of expansions and upgrades.
A 36-year-old Mountain View man was sentenced last month to 13 years in federal prison for using the U.S. Postal Service to distribute methamphetamine.
A 38-year-old Puna man pleaded guilty Monday to manslaughter and use of a firearm in the commission of a separate felony for a fatal shooting three years ago in Mountain View.
A resolution asking the Census to re-designate Captain Cook as Ka‘awaloa was shelved this legislative session.
A bill setting aside funding to study the economic impact changing Hawaii’s coffee labeling requirements is awaiting Gov. David Ige’s signature.
A measure increasing the penalty on a person convicted of first-degree negligent homicide while driving under the influence of an intoxicant is one step away from becoming law.
It’s been 25 years since John Cruz’s debut album, “Acoustic Soul,” won Contemporary Album of the Year at the 1997 Na Hoku Hanohano Awards and Cruz claimed the Hoku for Most Promising Artist.
The Food Basket is developing a large “agricultural innovation park” in Hilo.
Bill takes aim at ‘period poverty’: Measure would make menstrual products available in public schools
A bill requiring the state Department of Education to provide free menstrual products to public school students passed the state House and Senate on Thursday.
A new Boys &Girls Club campus is planned for Keaau with funding from state, federal and private sources.
Slow lines and limited appointments continue to hinder service at the Hawaii Department of Motor Vehicles.
The County Council’s commitment to subsidize affordable housing was expanded last week to include moderate-income families making up to 120% of the average median income, meaning a family of three earning up to $92,520 annually could qualify for a two-bedroom home costing up to $539,000.
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