- Reviving history: Papaaloa store reopens Updated: Aug-29-15 8:08 am
HILO, Hawaii - Heading into Papaaloa from Hilo on Route 19, the only hint that there is anything new at Mile 24 is a discreet sign set low to the ground, featuring an orange-toned drawing of a building, and indicating the driver should take the next right turn.
- Keeping the lights burning on Onihi Lane Updated: Aug-29-15 8:08 am
LIHUE, Hawaii - Gwen Carveiro said Lawrence was already talking about his plans for this year.
- Officials reopen east Honolulu beaches after sewage spill Updated: Aug-28-15 10:47 pm
HONOLULU - Hawaii officials are reopening east Honolulu beaches closed when wastewater from a treatment plant flowed into the ocean.
- Hawaii awaits hurricane while still recovering from rain Updated: Aug-28-15 10:42 pm
HONOLULU - Hurricane Ignacio is expected to continue to strengthen through the weekend and come close to the Hawaiian Islands early next week.
- Attempted murder conviction in Kapolei shooting Updated: Aug-28-15 3:38 pm
HONOLULU - Jurors have found a man guilty of attempted murder for a Kapolei shooting.
- Tourism authority reports jump in Maui visitor numbers Updated: Aug-28-15 8:37 am
WAILUKU, Hawaii - Maui saw a significant increase in visitors in July compared to last year.
- Ex-news director says shooter was 'professional victim' Updated: Aug-28-15 8:02 am
HONOLULU - The former news director of a Virginia television station says the fired employee who shot two ex-colleagues on live television had a long history of being a "professional victim."
- Plans announced to start clearing Hawaii homeless encampment Updated: Aug-28-15 3:07 am
HONOLULU - As families living in a large homeless encampment in Honolulu worked to repair the tents and tarps they call home after a series of downpours, Honolulu Mayor Kirk Caldwell announced that crews will begin clearing out a section of the Kakaako camp in a little more than a week.
- Hawaii Supreme Court hears Mauna Kea telescope case Updated: Aug-27-15 9:43 pm
HONOLULU - Hawaii's Supreme Court heard oral arguments in a case involving building one of the world's largest telescopes on Mauna Kea.
- Million gallons of wastewater closes another beach in Hawaii Updated: Aug-27-15 7:52 pm
HONOLULU - For the second time in a week a popular Hawaii beach was closed Thursday after sewage from a treatment plant was discharged into the ocean.
- Gov. Ige says early immigration screening is Hawaii priority Updated: Aug-27-15 6:26 pm
HONOLULU - Hawaii Gov. David Ige said Thursday it's a top priority for Hawaii that the U.S. be able to process Japanese travelers for immigration and customs before they even get on a plane for the islands.
- Death of Pahoa woman, 63, opens murder investigation Updated: Aug-27-15 8:04 am
HILO, Hawaii - Big Island police are investigating the death of a 63-year-old woman after her body was found at her property in Puna.
- State quarantines Big Island ohia trees due to fungus Updated: Aug-27-15 7:58 am
HILO, Hawaii - The state Board of Agriculture is banning shipments of ohia trees from leaving the Big Island in hopes of curbing the spread of a deadly fungus.
- Former broadcaster in TV shooting was a volatile, angry man Updated: Aug-27-15 4:38 am
Even after gunning down a TV news reporter and cameraman during a live interview, Vester Lee Flanagan II continued to rage. But after a volatile career that had seen him fired at least twice for clashing with co-workers who recall him as an off-kilter loner, this would be the former broadcaster's last, brutal sign-off.
- In TV shooting, a volatile, angry man 'waiting to go BOOM' Updated: Aug-26-15 9:00 pm
Long before he filmed himself gunning down a TV reporter and cameraman during a live broadcast Wednesday, the man identified as the killer traced a twisted and volatile career path that saw him fired from at least two stations for conflicts with co-workers, leaving memories of an "off-kilter" loner easily angered by office humor.
- Q&A: The legal battle over a giant telescope atop Mauna Kea Updated: Aug-26-15 7:38 pm
HONOLULU - Long before dozens of people were arrested while protesting against building a giant telescope atop Hawaii's Mauna Kea, there were years of environmental studies, public hearings and court proceedings. The Hawaii Supreme Court on Thursday is scheduled to hear oral arguments in a lawsuit challenging the project's permit from the state land board to build the telescope on conservation land.
- Virginia shooter fired from TV station for performance Updated: Aug-26-15 6:38 pm
HONOLULU - The former news director of a Virginia television station said Wednesday the former employee who shot a reporter and cameraman on live television was fired largely for performance issues.
- Hawaii County works toward ADA compliance in transit system Updated: Aug-26-15 2:57 pm
KAILUA-KONA, Hawaii - Hawaii County is making its transit system compliant with the Americans with Disabilities Act as part of a lawsuit settlement.
- Land officials work to maintain east Oahu beach vegetation Updated: Aug-26-15 8:02 am
HONOLULU - State land officials are asking homeowners along sections of shoreline in east Oahu to push back encroaching vegetation.
- California cardinal accused of drunken driving in Hawaii Updated: Aug-25-15 4:01 pm
SAN FRANCISCO - The former archbishop of San Francisco has been arrested in Hawaii on suspicion of drunken driving.
- Ige: LNG use would distract from cleaner energy Updated: Aug-25-15 3:54 pm
HONOLULU - The Hawaii governor on Monday said he opposes plans by state utilities to use liquefied natural gas to generate energy.
- Sewage spill prompts closure of famed Hawaii beach Updated: Aug-25-15 11:13 am
HONOLULU - Most of the famed beach fronting Waikiki was closed after heavy rains triggered a half-million gallon sewage spill near Hawaii's world-famous tourist district, officials said.
- DOT removes controversial Oahu beach barriers Updated: Aug-25-15 7:53 am
HONOLULU - The Hawaii Department of Transportation has removed barriers blocking parking near a beach on Oahu's North Shore, but parking still isn't allowed.
- On eve of trial, no contest plea in dismembered body case Updated: Aug-24-15 10:16 pm
HONOLULU - A man is pleading no contest to murder just as his trial was about to begin in a case involving a body found dismembered in Mililani.
- UH Maui chancellor says he is 'neutral' about Maui telescope Updated: Aug-24-15 8:01 am
KAHULUI, Hawaii - The chancellor of the University of Hawaii Maui College says he is grateful for the grant funding the school receives from construction of a controversial solar telescope, but that overall he is neutral on the issue.