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Vandals temporarily silence 3 radio stations

Vandalism at a transmitter site has knocked three Honolulu radio stations off the air for possibly the next two weeks. Read More
Updated on  January 18, 2017 at 11:11 pm

Police shooting suspect’s bail kept at $1M

A 42-year-old man appeared Tuesday at District Court after he was charged with shooting at police officers in Kahaluu. Read More
Updated on  January 17, 2017 at 11:12 pm

Water agency hosts school video contest

The Maui Department of Water Supply is seeking high school participants for its Source Water Protection Video Contest. Read More
Updated on  January 16, 2017 at 10:34 pm

Pearl-based ship deploys with carrier hui

The guided-missile destroyer USS Michael Murphy left its home port of Pearl Harbor on Friday for a deployment to the western Pacific and Indian Ocean with Carrier Strike Group 1. Read More
Updated on  January 15, 2017 at 10:53 pm

December rain on Kauai hits 66-year low

The rain gauge at an airport on Kauai went lower last month than it has been in 66 years, according to the National Weather Service. Read More
Updated on  January 14, 2017 at 10:46 pm

High-surf warning in effect off 6 islands

A high-surf warning remains in effect at least through this afternoon for the north and west shores of Oahu, Kauai, Niihau and Molokai and the north shores of Maui. Read More
Updated on  January 13, 2017 at 10:52 pm
 

Californian imprisoned for meth scheme

A leader of a ring that conspired to smuggle methamphetamine from San Diego to Hawaii has been sentenced in federal court to 28 years in prison, the U.S. Attorney’s Office in Honolulu said Tuesday. Read More
Updated on  January 10, 2017 at 10:25 pm
 

New head named for Kamehameha campus

Taran Chun has been named head of school for Kamehameha Schools’ Kapalama campus, the private school announced Monday. Read More
Updated on  January 10, 2017 at 12:23 am
COURTESY COAST GUARD
                                A 12-foot paddleboard was found adrift Sunday off Maui.

Coast Guard seeks owner of drifting paddleboard

COURTESY COAST GUARD
                                A 12-foot paddleboard was found adrift Sunday off Maui.

Updated on  January 8, 2017 at 10:14 pm
The Coast Guard is asking the public’s help identifying the owner of a 12-foot paddleboard found adrift Sunday about 2 miles off Ulua Beach Park on Maui. Read More

High surf on east shores prompts warning

A high-surf advisory remains in effect until at least 6 p.m. today for the east shores of Oahu, Kauai, Molokai, Maui and Hawaii island. Read More
Updated on  January 6, 2017 at 10:27 pm

Man gets probation for biting attendant

A man accused of biting a flight attendant aboard a Hawaiian Airlines flight from American Samoa to Honolulu will not go to jail. Read More
Updated on  January 6, 2017 at 12:03 am
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                                (left to right) John Mizuno, Michael Childers, Whitney Thomas

Pilot of missing plane got license in October

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                                (left to right) John Mizuno, Michael Childers, Whitney Thomas

Updated on  January 5, 2017 at 1:50 am
The pilot of an aircraft with two passengers that disappeared on a flight between Molokai and Honolulu had a private pilot’s license but was not certified to fly by navigational instruments in poor visibility. Read More

Error sets off sirens just before monthly test

A configuration error inadvertently activated emergency warning sirens across Oahu and several on Kauai a few hours before the scheduled siren test Tuesday. Read More
Updated on  January 3, 2017 at 10:33 pm

Holiday delays monthly siren test

Residents are reminded that state officials will conduct the monthly emergency siren test today. Read More
Updated on  January 2, 2017 at 10:03 pm
COURTESY HAWAI'I VOLCANOES NATIONAL PARK
A large section of the 26-acre lava delta formed by the 61g lava flow collapsed Saturday into the ocean on Hawaii island.

Lava flow visitors get too close, narrowly escape collapse in sea

COURTESY HAWAI'I VOLCANOES NATIONAL PARK
A large section of the 26-acre lava delta formed by the 61g lava flow collapsed Saturday into the ocean on Hawaii island.

Updated on  January 2, 2017 at 12:52 am
Five visitors to the lava flow at Hawai‘i Volcanoes National Park ducked under a rope closing off a dangerous section Saturday and were turned around by a ranger 15 minutes before the section collapsed into the ocean, park officials said. Read More

Hanabusa moves office to Bishop Place

Congresswoman Colleen Hanabusa is relocating her Honolulu offices to Bishop Place downtown. Read More
Updated on  December 31, 2016 at 10:51 pm

High surf forecast for east shores

A building north-northeast swell prompted weather officials to issue a high-surf advisory for the east shores of most islands Thursday. Read More

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