Pathologist takes stand in day 2 of manslaughter trial.
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A jury trial continued Thursday for a 38-year-old Pittsburgh man accused of manslaughter in the death of a fellow visitor in spring 2021 in Kailua-Kona.
Gov. David Ige ordered the U.S. and Hawaii state flags to be flown at half-staff at all state offices and agencies, as well as the Hawaii National Guard, from sunrise to sunset today.
Honua Ola Bioenergy, formerly known as Hu Honua Bioenergy, on Thursday filed an appeal with the state Supreme Court seeking to vacate a recent order of the Public Utilities Commission, which denied Honua Ola’s power purchase agreement with Hawaiian Electric.
PEARL HARBOR, Oahu — A Navy investigation released Thursday revealed that shoddy management and human error caused fuel to leak into Pearl Harbor’s tap water last year, poisoning thousands of people and forcing military families to evacuate their homes for hotels.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court said Thursday that gun cases involving restrictions in Hawaii, California, New Jersey and Maryland deserve a new look following its major decision in a gun case last week.
Gov. David Ige on Thursday signed four bills into law designed to improve broadband internet access and digital equity in Hawaii.
HONOLULU — A Hawaii public school teacher pleaded not guilty Thursday to distributing child pornography, which prosecutors say included videos of him having sex with a 13-year-old student.
HONOLULU — A federal investigation has recovered $117,710 in back wages and liquidated damages for 70 workers of a Hawaii restaurant group that required servers to share their tips with managers, after the employer reduced managers’ salaries by at least 25%, the U.S. Department of Labor announced today.
The state of Hawaii will select a new governor on Nov. 8, replacing David Ige, who has been serving in the role since 2014.
Police have initiated a homicide investigation in the Hawaiian Beaches subdivision in Puna.
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The University of Hawaii at Hilo recently completed several renovations to its athletics facilities.
According to a new National Park Service report, 1.3 million people visited Hawaii Volcanoes National Park in 2021 and spent an estimated $117 million locally.
Hilo Circuit Judge Peter Kubota on Tuesday ordered that one of two documents apparently related to post-conviction DNA testing performed in the Dana Ireland murder case be unsealed and made public.
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