A judge Thursday dismissed a lawsuit that sought to exempt state employees and contractors from county and state laws banning aerial hunting.
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The Hawaii County Council voted 5-4 Wednesday to appeal a federal judge’s ruling striking a law that restricts genetically modified crops on the island.
The June 27 lava flow could reach Pahoa Marketplace by Christmas.
A Pacific Helicopter chopper lifts a new lifeguard tower as it works with the Hawaii Fire Department to transport the tower from Hilo’s Bayfront to Honolii Beach Park on Wednesday morning in Hilo.
Hawaii Public Radio is nearing its goal of erecting a transmitter and tower at Kulani Cone on the slopes of Mauna Loa to broadcast its second programming stream, KAHU-FM, also known as HPR-2, to East Hawaii.
Hawaii County Fire Department rescue personnel have recovered what they believe to be the body of a missing 13-year-old boy who went cliff diving on Sunday near Hapuna Beach State Recreation Area.
Police are investigating a warehouse and office burglary at the Island Princess Macadamia Nut facility in Keaau.
Police and Fire personnel responded to Waiakea Intermediate School this afternoon 1:08 p.m. for a reported hazardous odor which resulted in at least one person complaining of dizziness.
Laaloa Beach park in Kailua-Kona has been closed due to a shark sighting.
Police are seeking a suspect in the Tuesday robbery of a convenience store near Prince Kuhio Plaza in Hilo.
The June 27 lava flow was about 0.9 miles from Highway 130 on Wednesday morning after advancing about 220 yards in the past day, according to Hawaii County Civil Defense.
The University of Hawaii at Hilo Daniel K. Inouye College of Pharmacy celebrated Friday a groundbreaking for a permanent facility on campus.
The active front of the June 27 lava flow continued marching down the steepest path of descent Tuesday, still headed in the direction of the Pahoa Marketplace, albeit moving a bit slower than in days past.
The Hawaii Fire Department continued searching Tuesday for a 13-year-old boy who jumped off a cliff Sunday into the ocean near Hapuna Beach Park.
The first shops began to shutter, while many others prepared to follow suit, Tuesday at Pahoa Marketplace as the June 27 lava flow continued its approach less than a mile away.