Hawaii County Lava Footage: 0.5 miles above Hwy 130 filmed on January 17, 2015.
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The Hawaii County Department of Water Supply will temporarily shut off water service for central Hilo customers tonight.
Photos by HOLLYN JOHNSON/Tribune-Herald.
RAWALPINDI, Pakistan (AP) — Sitting on the ground, the students sway back and forth, deep in thought as they read Islam’s holy book, the Quran. Their white skull caps signify that they are students at one of the tens of thousands of religious schools across the country that have become embroiled in a debate about where militancy comes from.
HONOLULU (AP) — A Navy helicopter team has joined the search for a 17-year-old hiker who’s been missing in Hawaii for nearly a week.
HONOLULU (AP) — A state Senate panel on Wednesday approved a bill extending a surcharge on the general excise tax that Honolulu imposes to raise money for its rail line.
HONOLULU (AP) — Hawaii entomologists are asking the public to help them pinpoint the source of an infestation of invasive coconut rhinoceros beetle in Nanakuli.
HONOLULU — A group of Hawaii lawmakers wants to strengthen the state’s response to incidents of sexual assault.
Mayor Billy Kenoi tapped the founder of Mokulele Airlines to lead the county Department of Research and Development.
WASHINGTON — In the late 1980s, support for gay marriage essentially was unheard of in America. Just a quarter century later, it’s now favored by clear majority of Americans.
SEOUL, South Korea — A knife attack Thursday that injured the U.S. ambassador to South Korea is the latest act of political violence in a deeply divided country where some protesters portray their causes as matters of life and death.
There will be no hunting this weekend at Pohakuloa Training Area because of military training, according to a statement from the Department of the Army.
The Ford Foundation has awarded $190,000 to the University of Hawaii Foundation to support the University of Hawaii at Hilo’s College of Hawaiian Language, Ka Haka ‘Ula O Ke‘elikolani and two other significant language projects.
During the week of Feb. 23-March 1, Hawaii Island police arrested 21 motorists for driving under the influence of an intoxicant. Five of the drivers were involved in traffic crashes. One was younger than the age of 21.
Late in “The Sound of Music” production — after a helicopter’s downdraft had knocked Julie Andrews over, after rain clobbered the schedule and budget, and after an angry farmer poked holes in a manmade brook — the leading lady delivered a tentative prediction.