A mechanical failure at a Maui pump station caused approximately 1,900 gallons of sewage to spill in Kihei, according to the County of Maui’s Department of Management.
The next big Hollywood project coming to the islands held an open casting call Thursday.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal efforts to rebuild depleted fish populations have largely been successful, but pressure to overfish some species remains high, and some… More »
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama’s health care law appears to mirror a trend in job-based insurance, where employees are being nudged into cost-saving… More »
Despite gasoline prices increasing in most other states, Hawaii’s average price for regular gasoline dipped slightly compared to a week ago, according to the AAA Hawaii Weekend Gas Watch.
YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK, Calif. (AP) — A gigantic wildfire in and around Yosemite National Park was caused by an illegal fire set by a… More »
Hawaiian Electric Company crews restored power to all affected customers in the Kailua area Thursday morning.
Big Island police are asking for the public’s help in locating two inmates who escaped from a correctional facility Wednesday night.
ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (AP) — They’re supposed to be talking about growth and money, but the threat of war in Syria is creeping into… More »
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Google’s attorneys say their long-running practice of electronically scanning the contents of people’s Gmail accounts to help sell ads… More »
Hawaii Fire Department divers recovered the body of a 27-year-old man in waters off South Kona Wednesday afternoon.
UPDATE // Hawaiian Electric crews have completed restoring power in the Lanikai area early Thursday morning.
A murder suspect was found dead in his prison cell. Department of Public Safety officials say 48-year-old Brian Kim committed suicide on Saturday.
There is new hope for the Hawaiian tree snail population in Oahu.
The police, fire and other first responders partner with the community to present a free fair on Saturday.
West Oahu seniors and those with disabilities will no longer have to spend two hours on the road for help with their Social Security needs.
Paddleboards and sufboards are hot commodities, and thieves are all too aware of it. The Honolulu Police Department says there were a dozen cases in the past month and most of them were in Maunalani Heights and Wilhelmina Rise area.
A former Sacred Hearts Academy teacher accused of sexually assaulting a 15-year-old student was released Wednesday and will be under electronic supervision.
A Kahaluu family is looking for answers after their wife and mother was run over by her own truck.
Honolulu police have reopened a portion of Kamehameha Highway in Wahiawa following a report of a brush fire Wednesday afternoon.
Students, faculty, and members of the drumline marching band held a parade through campus Wednesday with a message for bicyclists and skateboarders. Campus officials launched a new policy asking those on coasting devices to walk instead of roll through campus on busy walkways.
With a vote of 10-7, the Senate Foreign Relations Committee has voted to give President Barack Obama the authority to use military force against… More »