Gov. Neil Abercrombie has ordered the U.S. and Hawaii state flags will be flown at half-staff at all state offices and agencies, as well as the Hawaii National Guard, from sunrise to sunset on Saturday, in honor of the late state legislator Robert “Bob” Herkes of Volcano, who died Aug. 21 at age 83.
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Police are looking for a missing 17-year-old Hilo girl who was last seen in Hilo on July 6.
Oahu-based service members are scheduled to convoy between Keaukaha Military Reservation (Hilo) and Pohakuloa Training Area, Tuesday and Thursday 7:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
A 53-year-old Puna man died Sunday in an apparent drowning in waters off the Kaʻu coast, police said.
A 23-year-old Keaau man could face double the usual penalty for a burglary he allegedly committed during the current state of emergency.
The subject of a police wanted bulletin has been taken into custody.
Police are investigating a reported home invasion Wednesday night in Puna.
Police are asking for the public’s help in locating a 34-year-old Keaau man they consider armed and dangerous.
According to the county Department of Public Works, striping of on-street parking stalls on Ponahawai Street in downtown Hilo will take place from 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Friday.
The June 27 lava flow advanced 350 yards since Tuesday morning, according to Hawaii County Civil Defense.
Police have found 39-year-old Aimee Levesque, who was reported missing and in the company of her 7-year-old daughter in July.
Police are warning the public about a telephone scam from a caller claiming to be from Publisher’s Clearing House.
Police found 19-year-old Alex Aden of Kaʻu, who was reported missing, Saturday evening in Kaʻu.
The Federal Emergency Management Agency announced today disaster aid will be provided to the state and Hawaii County for damage to public infrastructure caused by Tropical Storm Iselle.
Hawaiian Telcom said Thursday it restored service to all Big Island customers affected by Tropical Storm Iselle.