Day two of the partial federal government shutdown is starting to cripple some businesses in Hawaii. With some of Hawaii’s most popular attractions closed, hotels and tour companies are changing itineraries to avoid cancellations.
Charges against a Maui High School teacher accused of sexually exploiting a minor have been dropped.
The Federal Aviation Administration’s safety organization is also being impacted by the government shutdown.
A small watch company on Kauai is causing a worldwide buzz after creating a wristwatch powered by an atomic clock.
UPDATE // A robbery suspect accused of taking selfies with a stolen phone turned himself in Wednesday night.
A 30-year-old California man is dead after he fell off a cliff on Maui.
Residents voiced their concerns on Wednesday about a proposed development in the area of the former Honolulu Advertiser building.
It didn’t take long for the ripple effect of the shutdown to make its way to the commissary. Commissaries across the country are closed. It’s a hardship for commissary employees on furlough and shoppers.
More than 300 tickets were handed out in a Honolulu police sting targeting illegally modified vehicles.
Civilian employees of the Federal government that are furloughed due to the shutdown can file for unemployment benefits from the State of Hawaii. Most… More »
TRAFFIC ALERT // Up to two H-1 Freeway eastbound lanes will be closed tonight, from 9 p.m. to 4 a.m. between Likelike Highway and Ward Avenue.
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The Maui Police Department is asking for the public’s help in identifying a man accused of stealing a bank card.
A Hawaii-born woman who has lived much of her life with a disorder wants others to know they aren’t alone. Many who live with it, do so in shame and secrecy.
Hawaii’s public schools enrolled 185,273 students in the 2013-14 school year, an increase of 1.1 percent compared to last year’s total of 183,251.
UPDATE // The Department of Water is issuing a water conservation request for the Hanalei community until further notice, due to a system malfunction. Area residents are asked to limit water consumption to essential uses only.
A 25-year-old man was taken to the hospital following a traffic crash involving a motorcycle and car.