For First Hawaiian Bank customers, the future is now.
HONOLULU — The new leader of Hawaii’s troubled health exchange said he wants more oversight for the institution, and that he wants to expand the scope of some of the contractors that verify how well the Connector website is functioning.
HONOLULU — Residents of Hawaii pay the highest prices in the nation for their tasty Thanksgiving birds and fixings, and Alaska feasts are almost as expensive.
Predicting where the June 27 lava flow will go next is a fluid undertaking.
A West Hawaii majority emerging from the Nov. 4 election is poised to name Kona Councilman Dru Kanuha chairman and Hamakua Councilwoman Valerie Poindexter vice chairwoman.
Lava activity along the upper reaches of the June 27 flow has remained “fairly consistent” during the last few days, Hawaii County Civil Defense Administrator Darryl Oliveira said Thursday.
A Kohala volunteer fire company is closer to having a new base following an approval Thursday for a garage facility by the Leeward Planning Commission.
The Big Island’s unemployment rate remained steady while the statewide unemployment rate dropped slightly in October, the state Department of Labor and Industrial Relations reported Thursday.
Breakouts on the June 27 lava flow remained several miles upslope of Pahoa on Thursday morning.