The Hawaii Tourism Authority announced that AEG Facilities will manage the Hawaii Convention Center.
Two trains that were on the same track collided just after 1:30 p.m. Wednesday. According to the Honolulu Emergency Services Department, a 24-year-old woman was seriously injured.
A former insurance agent is going to jail for stealing tens of thousands of dollars. Scott Akashi, 32, convinced two elderly people to cash in their life insurance policy or annuity, totaling $40,000. He promised to reinvest the money and get them a better return. Instead, he used the money to pay off gambling debts.
Assistance Dogs of Hawaii began a year-long study to determine if service dogs could be trained to alert their partners of infection by analyzing samples of E. coli and staph.
A report conducted by the Healthcare Association of Hawaii says they have a better idea of Hawaii’s major problems with healthcare.
Kauai Police recovered the body of a 37-year-old male in a vacant lot along Ahukini Road in Lihue Tuesday morning.
Brug bakery, known for its German-style baked goods held its grand opening at Shirokiya in Ala Moana Wednesday.
Fourth of July is just a day away and about 50,000 people are expected to pack Ala Moana Beach Park to watch the big fireworks show. It takes planning and working in shifts to get a good seat for the show. But for campers, it’s well worth it.
A family visiting Kona found a 16-inch-long snake in their vacation condo unit on Tuesday. The state Department of Agriculture identified the black, orange, and yellow-colored reptile as a garter snake.
A 16-year-old girl was arrested after Honolulu police say she punched a nurse while being treated in the emergency room.
One of the hottest programs on the Travel Channel recently taped a show in Hawaii. Host Andrew Zimmern, of “Bizarre Foods America,” visited several local businesses, sampling some of Hawaii’s most unique local eats. One of his stops was at a small shop in Waimanalo.
The Hawaii Community Development Authority recommended denying the condo developer’s permit application Wednesday.
Hawaiian Electric Company is urging customers to use caution if their Fourth of July celebration plans include legal fireworks.
Indianapolis Colts Center Samson Satele is back home on Oahu.
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Kauai native Kirby Yates (Durham Bulls/Tampa Bay Rays) was named to the Triple-A All-Star game’s International League roster Wednesday.
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More than a month after the murder of a woman on the Big Island, police think they know who did it. It’s the man they’ve been looking for ever since the death of 25-year-old Brittany Jane Royal.
A graduation ceremony was held for the Honolulu Police Department’s 173rd recruit class Tuesday night.
The armed forces ousted Egypt’s first democratically elected president Wednesday after just a year in power, installing a temporary civilian government, suspending the constitution and calling for new elections. Islamist President Mohammed Morsi denounced it as a “full coup” by the military.
Honolulu firefighters responded to a call of a distressed biker in Nuuanu early Wednesday morning.
No injuries reported after single-car accident on Maui
Monday’s monthly emergency warning siren test resulted in 18 of the 71 sirens in the County of Hawaii not sounding.
The National Transportation Safety Board reports that the plane lost power forcing it to make an emergency landing on Maui two weeks ago.
In two weeks, crews will start to remove the massive bypass pipe from the Ala Wai Canal. It will take them about 45 days to finish. As part of the project, other changes are coming to Ala Wai Community Park, but some of them aren’t sitting well with some of the paddlers.
The University of Hawaii Board of Regents met Tuesday to talk about what is needed for choosing the next University of Hawaii president.