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Sanders-Clinton divide spills into Hawaii delegation

Jul 28 2016 - 12:05am || Comments

The Democratic Party gathering in Philadelphia this week could be seen as a tale of two conventions.

  • | Posted: Jul 20 2016 - 12:05am

    Remnants of Tropical Storm Celia brought heavy but localized rains to the Big Island this week, with places such as Laupahoehoe receiving more than 3 inches in a 24-hour period.

  • Posted: Jul 19 2016 - 6:25pm

    A 69-year-old Hilo man died Friday at a Honolulu hospital from injuries he sustained in a motor vehicle-pedestrian collision at the intersection of Kilauea Avenue and Ohea Street in Hilo on May 25.

  • | Posted: Jul 19 2016 - 9:43am

    Heavy rains from the remnants of the former Hurricane Celia necessitated an ocean rescue of seven beach-goers by Hawaii County Fire Department personnel off Hakalau early Monday evening.

  • | Posted: Jul 19 2016 - 12:05am

    Trial for the mother of Peter Kema Jr., aka “Peter Boy,” was postponed until next year.

  • | Posted: Jul 19 2016 - 12:05am

    Trial for the mother of Peter Kema Jr., aka “Peter Boy,” was postponed until next year.

  • | Posted: Jul 19 2016 - 12:05am

    Property tax breaks for farmers and ranchers will cost Hawaii County $39.6 million in lost revenue this year, slightly less than 10 percent of the county’s $463 million annual operating budget.

  • | Posted: Jul 19 2016 - 12:05am

    Property tax breaks for farmers and ranchers will cost Hawaii County $39.6 million in lost revenue this year, slightly less than 10 percent of the county’s $463 million annual operating budget.

  • | Posted: Jul 19 2016 - 12:05am

    PU‘UHONUA O HONAUNAU — It takes a serious threat to convince the National Park Service to allow drones in its airspace, and for Puuhonua O Honaunau that was the death of palm trees.

  • | Posted: Jul 19 2016 - 12:05am

    Although it was a hearing for a man charged with burning a courthouse and threatening teenagers, much of a Monday pretrial conference focused on finding the primary suspect in the fires that burned large rural portions of the Big Island several months ago.

  • | Posted: Jul 19 2016 - 12:05am

    Starting this fall, the state’s public elementary school students will learn reading, writing and language skills under the same curriculum.

  • | Posted: Jul 19 2016 - 12:05am

    Starting this fall, the state’s public elementary school students will learn reading, writing and language skills under the same curriculum.

  • Posted: Jul 18 2016 - 11:36am

    Police are seeking the public’s help finding a 22-year-old Waikoloa man they say “may be armed and dangerous.”

  • | Posted: Jul 18 2016 - 12:05am

    There are two lines. One extends from the order counter and out the door. The other wraps around Kinoole Street leading up to the McDonald’s drive-thru window. Inside, a customer has a question. Another rapidly fires off an order for six.

  • | Posted: Jul 18 2016 - 12:05am

    There are two lines. One extends from the order counter and out the door. The other wraps around Kinoole Street leading up to the McDonald’s drive-thru window. Inside, a customer has a question. Another rapidly fires off an order for six.

  • | Posted: Jul 18 2016 - 12:05am

    Astronomers are adding 104 worlds to the ever-growing list of known exoplanets, including four that could be Earth-like.