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2 fires cause $1M in damage

Two homes sustained a total of $1 million in damage in separate fires over the weekend on Kauai, firefighters said. Read More
Updated on  February 19, 2018 at 10:37 pm

Ige proclaims 2018 as Year of the Hawaiian

Gov. David Ige proclaimed 2018 as the Year of the Hawaiian, signing Senate Resolution 74 on Friday at Washington Place. Read More
Updated on  February 17, 2018 at 10:11 pm

Report on false missile alert could be released next week

Updated on  February 16, 2018 at 9:53 pm
The state might release next week a report on the Jan. 13 false ballistic missile alert, which took 38 minutes to correct. Read More

Outage to affect businesses and condos in Ala Moana area

Hawaiian Electric crews will be performing emergency repair work requiring an overnight outage starting late Thursday that will affect several businesses and condominiums in the Ala Moana area. Read More
Updated on  February 13, 2018 at 10:30 pm

Former isle attorney general nominated as 9th Circuit judge

Updated on  February 13, 2018 at 9:07 am
President Donald Trump has nominated former state Attorney General Mark Bennett to the Hawaii seat of the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals. Read More

Alleged arsonist due in court today

An arraignment is scheduled today for a 50-year-old man, indicted on arson charges after he allegedly admitted to setting fire to a home in Nanakuli that destroyed the structure and damaged adjacent homes. Read More
Updated on  February 11, 2018 at 10:17 pm

Hokule‘a sails into Pearl Harbor on tour of Hawaii

Updated on  February 10, 2018 at 9:57 pm
The storied Polynesian voyaging canoe Hokule‘a sailed into Pearl Harbor on Saturday, a historic stop on its current Mahalo Hawaii tour of the islands. The event marked the first time in its 42-year history that Hokule‘a has visited the waters of Pearl Harbor. Read More

Hawaii Cannabis Expo begins

Medical marijuana experts will gather with more than 100 exhibitors for the third annual Hawaii Cannabis Expo starting today. Read More

The Shack Hawaii Kai closing

The Shack Hawaii Kai, a restaurant and sports bar set along the marina waterfront in the Hawaii Kai Shopping Center, is closing Friday. Read More
Updated on  February 7, 2018 at 10:08 pm

2 Oahu students are named state’s top youth volunteers

A senior at Sacred Hearts Academy and an eighth-grader at St. Anthony School in Kailua were named Hawaii’s top youth volunteers of 2018 by the Prudential Spirit of Community Awards program. Read More
Updated on  February 6, 2018 at 10:16 pm

New Coast Guard cutter calls Honolulu home

Updated on  February 5, 2018 at 12:13 am
The second of three new Coast Guard cutters to be stationed in Hawaii arrived Sunday, strengthening the capabilities for search and rescue operations around Hawaii. Read More

Ex-official now says he quit after false missile alert

A Hawaii emergency management official who said last week that his retirement had nothing to do with a mistaken missile alert that stirred panic statewide now says it was because of the fallout from the warning. Read More
Updated on  February 1, 2018 at 10:22 pm

NOAA team tends to monk seal with apparent shark wound

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s monk seal emergency response team is keeping a close eye on an adult female seal on Oahu nicknamed “Right Spot” as she heals from what appeared to be a shark wound. Read More
Updated on  January 31, 2018 at 10:26 pm

Police search for ‘armed and dangerous’ suspect

Updated on  January 31, 2018 at 9:42 am
Hawaii island police are asking for the public’s help finding 38-year-old Teodolfo Pascubillo, who is wanted on assault and terroristic threatening charges. Read More

North Shore has best sites for whale spotting

Updated on  January 29, 2018 at 5:01 pm
Turtle Bay and Sharks Cove on the North Shore were among the most lucrative whale-spotting locales during the year’s first Sanctuary Ocean Count. Read More

Punahou investigating alleged sex abuse

Updated on  January 28, 2018 at 2:47 pm
Punahou School says it is investigating the alleged sexual abuse of two former students by a former assistant girls basketball coach. Read More

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