HONOLULU — Experts want state lawmakers to update regulations meant to protect opihi, a mollusk whose numbers crashed in parts of Hawaii.
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HONOLULU — State tourism officials aim to lure 8.4 million travelers to the islands this year, instead of the 8.7 million targeted earlier, David Uchiyama, Hawaii Tourism Authority vice president, said Wednesday.
PEARL HARBOR — Canadian defense officials said a disabled naval refueling ship being towed by an American tug after an engine fire was making good progress Wednesday toward Pearl Harbor.
HONOLULU — Hawaii lawmakers are trying to level the playing field for retailers on the islands by mandating taxes on Internet sales transactions.
LIHUE, Kauai (AP) — A group of Kauai cab drivers allege in a lawsuit the state is allowing unregulated transportation providers to pick up passengers at Lihue Airport.
HONOLULU (AP) — Hawaii state Rep. Beth Fukumoto was selected as a future leader by the Republican State Leadership Committee.
HONOLULU (AP) — Hawaiian Airlines is suspending its nonstop service to Taiwan, saying the increase in demand it anticipated after a change to U.S. visa rules hasn’t materialized.
KAHULUI, Lanai (AP) — The wife of the pilot who died when a small plane crashed and burned on Lanai said she still doesn’t know what went wrong.
HONOLULU (AP) — A Kalakaua Middle School teacher will be honored with a national education award.
LIHUE, Kauai (AP) — Hollywood casting directors returning to Kauai for the latest film in the “Jurassic Park” series are looking for extras.
HONOLULU — The Hawaii Senate made short work of heap of bills Tuesday, passing more than 300 measures to send to the House.
Water panel seat to be filled
HONOLULU — The legislative calendar is littered with deadlines, and a big one looms this week: first crossover. If one chamber (House or Senate) is going to send a bill to the other chamber to become law, it has to pass the originating chamber by first crossover on Thursday.
500-ft. debris field from crash
Preschool subsidy app period opens