- Venus Williams advances US team in Fed Cup Updated: Feb-07-16 8:00 pm
KAILUA-KONA, Hawaii - Venus Williams clinched victory for the U.S. Fed Cup team against Poland on Sunday in the Group II first round, advancing her team to the World Group Playoff in April.
- Tennis tournament hosts to get refurbished courts Updated: Feb-07-16 4:10 pm
KEAUHOU, Hawaii - The Old Kona Airport Park tennis courts will be refurbished in a partnership between Hawaii County and the United States Tennis Association.
- Williams, Stephens give US 2-0 Fed Cup lead over Poland Updated: Feb-06-16 9:54 pm
KAILUA-KONA, Hawaii - Venus Williams beat Paula Kania 7-5, 6-2, and Sloane Stephens beat Magda Linette, 6-2 6-4 on Saturday to give the U.S. a 2-0 lead over Poland after the opening day of their Fed Cup first round.
- Bills aim to combat invasive albizia trees Updated: Feb-06-16 12:50 pm
HILO, Hawaii - Two lawmakers are pushing legislation that would deal with invasive albizia trees, thousands of which fell and caused damage during Tropical Storm Iselle in August 2014.
- Wrongful death lawsuit alleges Hawaii police brutality Updated: Feb-04-16 4:15 pm
HONOLULU - Hawaii County police used a stun gun and beat a man while he was incapacitated on the ground then delayed getting him medical attention as he was dying, the man's brother claimed in a wrongful death lawsuit.
- Lawmakers urge state to hire more vector control workers Updated: Jan-28-16 3:07 am
HILO, Hawaii - Big Island lawmakers are calling for the state to put more money into controlling populations of animals and insects that spread disease.
- Venus Williams, not Serena, on US Fed Cup team vs. Poland Updated: Jan-27-16 12:01 pm
WHITE PLAINS, New York - Venus Williams and Sloane Stephens will lead the U.S. Fed Cup team against Poland next month - but Williams' sister Serena is not on the roster.
- Hawaii County considers $650,000 for micro-housing units Updated: Jan-23-16 4:18 pm
PAHOA, Hawaii - Hawaii County is planning to spend $650,000 on 32 micro-housing units for chronically homeless people.
- Dengue fever prompts Hawaii campground, trail, road closures Updated: Jan-15-16 10:22 pm
HONOLULU - Hawaii officials closed a Big Island road, campground and hiking trail in an effort to stop the spread of a dengue fever outbreak that has sickened 223 residents and visitors as of Friday.