The dispute about whether Environmental Management Director Bobby Jean Leithead Todd is qualified for her position returns to a 3rd Circuit courtroom next month.
The June 27 lava flow’s leading edge remained stalled Friday morning about 0.36 miles from Highway 130.
Hawi resident Lisa Denning had a rare close encounter with one of Hawaii’s lesser-known whales — an extreme diver that’s known to plummet to depths seven times deeper than the more familiar humpback whale.
The June 27 lava flow remained 0.36 miles from Highway 130 on Thursday morning and has not advanced since Monday.
Kaiser Permanente will close two West Hawaii clinics but keep open its Kona Medical Office if the health care provider’s employees go on strike next week.
A 34-year-old man who fled to Mexico after a sexual assault on an underage girl in Puna more than 6 1/2 years ago was sentenced Wednesday to 20 years in prison.
Longstanding security and logistical shortcomings at the Kona Courthouse came to glaring light Monday when detainees in a cellblock went ballistic, disrupting operations in at least one courtroom for an hour.
Hawaii Island residents are expressing concern about a number of proposed rule changes planned for the state’s medical marijuana program.
More development is coming to Mohouli Street near Kaumana, though it’s not all starting as soon as the extensive land clearing suggests.
The June 27 lava flow’s leading edge remained stalled 0.36 miles from Highway 130 on Wednesday morning, according to Hawaii County Civil Defense.
Does Hawaii County’s nighttime drilling ban apply to Puna Geothermal Venture?
Police nabbed six individuals they think are involved in what they described as a “crime spree” in West Hawaii.
Big Island residents will be able to weigh in today on a number of administrative rule changes related to Hawaii’s medical marijuana program.
Photo by HOLLYN JOHNSON/Tribune-Herald.
HONOLULU — State housing officials are reminding lawmakers that low-income families need more affordable housing.
The Pahoa lava flow’s most distal point was widening Tuesday morning while showing no sign of advancement.
HONOLULU (AP) — Gov. David Ige wants to build a better home for the state’s young and elderly. But to do that, the state needs more money.
Insurance reform and roads for Puna, and an international airport for Kona top Mayor Billy Kenoi’s wish list to the state Legislature.
Big ahi are on an unseasonable run off the coast of Hawaii Island, creating a boon for fishermen and consumers alike.
The suspect in the fatal stabbing of a homeless man last week in Hilo will receive a mental examination.
A man accused in a spear-gun attack 19 months ago in lower Puna pleaded no contest Monday to second-degree assault.
A 38-year-old Honomu man accused of two failed robberies in July 2013 pleaded guilty Monday to those crimes and either guilty or no contest to several other offenses.