The truck that was torched following reports of a gunshot in Hawaiian Paradise Park on Monday belonged to Hawaii County, police said while announcing an arrest related to the case.
Police have arrested a 33-year-old Hilo man on Monday on suspicion of armed robbery.
Police arrested an elderly man Monday afternoon on suspicion of first degree assault.
Mass Transit Administrator Tiffany Kai is stepping down and Mayor Harry Kim is bringing in a retired U.S. Marine to whip the struggling Hele-On bus system into shape.
A former Department of Land and Natural Resources enforcement officer was sentenced Monday to 10 years in prison for the New Year’s Day 2016 sexual assault of a 16-year-old girl on a beach in Hilo’s Keaukaha neighborhood.