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June Jones’ Tiger-Cats lose; Masoli plays whole way

Updated on  June 17, 2018 at 6:57 am
In a Canadian city known as the “Heart of the New West,” the Hamilton Tiger-Cats fell to an old Canadian Football League tormentor. Read More

Kalanianaole Highway work back on tonight

Updated on  June 17, 2018 at 1:10 pm
Construction along Kalanianaole Highway between the H-1 freeway and West Hind Drive resumes tonight. Read More

Kauai flood victims to get ballot applications by mail

Updated on  June 16, 2018 at 11:29 pm
Registered voters on the north shore of Kauai who were directly impacted by flooding in April will be mailed absentee ballot applications and information for the Aug. 11 primary election. Read More

Suspect in Noland death charged with manslaughter

Updated on  June 16, 2018 at 11:24 pm
Honolulu police have charged a 58-year-old homeless man in connection with the beating death of longtime Honolulu sportscaster John Noland. Read More

4 Things We Love

Updated on  June 16, 2018 at 5:57 pm
A shortlist of newly discovered stuff you have got to see, hear, wear, use or eat. Read More

Eldredge, Konishi to speak at QB Club

Duane Eldredge and Chad Konishi, the co-athletic directors at St. Francis School, will be the guest speakers at this week’s Honolulu Quarterback Club luncheon. Read More

Hawaii island residents warned of fallout following Kilauea ash eruption

Updated on  June 17, 2018 at 3:38 pm
Individuals are advised to remain indoors and keep windows closed. Drivers should keep windows closed, and ash fallout could cause poor driving conditions due to limited visibility and slippery roads. Read More

HPU wins PacWest Hawaii Challenge

Hawaii Pacific won the PacWest Hawaii Challenge — a competition for the three local NCAA Division II schools — for the third consecutive year. Read More

Titans’ Marcus Mariota at Walmart locations

Tennessee Titans quarterback Marcus Mariota will be available for in-store photo opportunities at four Oahu Walmart locations between today and Monday, a spokesman said. Read More

PUC seeks plan to address Puna plant closure

The state Public Utilities Commission has met with the Hawaiian Electric Cos. and the nonprofit Hawai‘i Energy to develop a series of rapid-response actions to address the loss of renewable generation from the Puna Geothermal Venture power plant due to the lava flow on Hawaii island. Read More

Congresswoman Hanabusa visits Hawaii island

Updated on  June 16, 2018 at 4:44 pm
Congresswoman Hanabusa visited Hawaii island today to meet with representatives of the U.S. Forest Service, Hawai‘i Volcanoes National Park and U.S. Geological Survey. Read More

Hawaii County Mayor Harry Kim suffers relapse of pneumonia

Updated on  June 15, 2018 at 4:25 pm
Hawaii County Mayor Harry Kim, who suffered his fourth heart attack before Kilauea Volcano erupted on May 3, was taken to Hilo Medical Center early this morning and was diagnosed with a relapse of pneumonia, county spokeswoman Janet Snyder said. Read More

Former TV sportscaster John Noland dies following Chinatown attack

Updated on  June 15, 2018 at 6:41 pm
Former Honolulu sportscaster John Noland died today from injuries he sustained when he was allegedly assaulted in Chinatown last weekend, his daughter Alana Noland confirmed this evening. Read More

Road makeover slated for Kipapa Gulch area

Updated on  June 15, 2018 at 2:39 pm
The state plans to reconfigure Kamehameha Highway between the Kipapa Stream Bridge and Lanikuhana Avenue with new pavement markings to increase motorist, bicyclist and pedestrian safety as part of a project already underway. Read More

Man pleads not guilty in fatal H-1 crash

Updated on  June 14, 2018 at 10:47 pm
A 42-year-old man Thursday pleaded not guilty to charges in connection with a fatal hit-and-run on the H-1 freeway. Read More