Governor candidates respond to questions about disaster response in Hawaii County during a Governor Candidate Forum Thursday evening at Sangha Hall.
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Police have charged a 26-year-old Naalehu man for an alleged marijuana growing and distribution operation.
HONOLULU (AP) — The shipping company responsible for a molasses spill that killed more than 26,000 fish and other marine life in Hawaii will plead guilty to federal criminal charges.
HONOLULU — A 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruling quietly ended a last-ditch court fight against a Hawaii law allowing same-sex marriage.
LIHUE, Kauai (AP) — The state Department of Health wants to know how large amounts of bacteria are getting into a Kauai stream.
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A New Mexico man says he made an error while paying his electric bill that led him to overpay by thousands of dollars.
LAWRENCE, Mass. (AP) — Police searching the pockets of a suspected drug dealer in Lawrence, Massachusetts, got an unusual surprise.
WASHINGTON — Two weeks before Election Day, most of the nation’s likely voters now expect the Republican Party to take control of the U.S. Senate, according to a new Associated Press-GfK poll. And by a growing margin, they say that’s the outcome they’d like to see.
The state Department of Education anticipates requesting an additional $159 million from the state during the next legislative session to cover expenditures in fiscal years 2016 and 2017.
Construction of the Chain of Craters alternate route will speed up Friday as bulldozers begin making a path over a wall of lava rock covering the road in Hawaii Volcanoes National Park.
Three of five bills aimed at reducing loopholes and making property tax collections more fair survived their first readings by County Council and will be considered a final time when the council meets early next month.
A 39-year-old Pahoa man will be extradited to Carson City, Nevada, to face child pornography possession charges.
A 29-year-old Hilo man accused of sexually assaulting a female passenger on a flight to Japan on Oct. 11 will be detained without bail, U.S. Magistrate Judge Kevin Chang ruled Tuesday.
The Big Island is seeing consistent growth in the number of employed people, as well as stability and expansion in five key industries.
A 48-year-old Waimea man died early this week after crashing an all-terrain vehicle.