A brushfire near Punaluu Black Sands Beach Park in Ka‘u burned through about 12 acres of undeveloped land on Tuesday evening.
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A group of protesters gathered outside of Lincoln Park in downtown Hilo on Tuesday morning, sporting signs that read “Aloha not racism” and “Park for Peace.”
State officials are proposing two agreements to settle 11 of the 12 complaints against Dr. John D. Stover for medical and dental work.
Changes to flood zone maps in South Kona could mean elevations of houses as well as insurance premiums.
A Waikoloa man remained hospitalized on Oahu, while the man accused of stabbing him eight times — including once in the throat — appeared in District Court Tuesday for his preliminary hearing.
“Wheel of Fortune” will return to Hawaii Island this fall to tape four weeks of shows for its 32nd season.
After years of uncertainty, a telescope on Mauna Kea facing funding cuts will continue to conduct research into outer space.
A 54-year-old man died Wednesday in waters off Kua Bay in Kona. He has been identified as Robert Gregory Osborne of Holualoa.
Prospects are good that a bill will pass this legislative session allowing experimental sustainability communities in Maui and Hawaii counties, following the appointment of a House-Senate conference committee and dismissal of ethics charges against the bill’s sponsor.
The Natural Energy Laboratory of Hawaii Authority is seeking a new lease for the former HGP-A geothermal test site.
SAN JOSE, Calif. — A 15-year-old boy found his way onto an airport’s tarmac and climbed into a jetliner’s wheel well, then flew for five freezing hours to Hawaii — a misadventure that forced authorities to take a hard look at the security system that protects the nation’s airline fleet.
A University of Hawaii at Hilo student has been selected for NASA’s prestigious Sally Ride Internship.
Na Wai Ola (Waters of Life) Public Charter School has been named the state’s Charter School of the Year.
During the week of April 14-20, Hawaii Island police arrested 20 motorists for driving under the influence of an intoxicant. Four of the drivers were involved in traffic crashes.
Hawaii Island police are searching for a 15-year-old Puna boy who was reported missing.