When Clyde Kawasaki heard a loud bang on his Cessna turboprop last week, he had precious few seconds to make a dangerous landing in rough water off Molokai's Kalaupapa Peninsula.
The University of Hawaii plans to retain Michele Carbone as head of its Cancer Center, despite calls for a leadership change by some faculty who say the director's poor management has tarnished the center's reputation and jeopardized its funding.
The malls are bursting with shoppers, the city's aglow with holiday lights, keiki are filled with laughter and their stockings are hanging with care. Yes, it's that time of year when the big man famous all over the globe makes his annual visit to the Hawaiian Islands.
The jingling you hear these days isn't just for the holidays. It's also coming from the baggage and ticket-change fees that are bringing millions of dollars to Hawaiian Airlines and the nation's other carriers.
Michael Wilkinson barely made it into the 1970s, born early in the decade that brought us disco, the Watergate scandal and the Village People. He was just a toddler, but can still recall growing up in an Australia that was heavily influenced by American fashion and pop culture.
University of Hawaii senior Emily Hartong collected her third All-America honor of her career today with the announcement of the American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) All-America teams. Hartong earned first-team honors for the second straight year after receiving a second-team nod in 2011.
The University of Hawaii is looking "very seriously" at closing down the upper levels of Aloha Stadium for its football games in 2014, athletic director Ben Jay said Wednesday.