The man convicted of murdering Japanese visitor Masumi Watanabe could one day walk out of prison. The Hawaii Paroling Authority has scheduled a hearing that could change Kirk Lankford’s minimum sentence.
The city’s Department of Parks and Recreation has released new proposed rules for permits granted to contest organizers, hoping to create a balance between the amateurs and professionals.
Kaimuki drivers are about to get some relief on the road. City officials promise a large dip, located in the right-hand, Ewa-bound lane of Waialae Avenue near 12th Avenue will be repaved overnight.
A pedestrian countdown timer in Downtown Honolulu was working flawlessly on Monday. That wasn’t the case on Sunday.
EXCLUSIVE // KHON2 has exclusive video of two suspects arrested for vandalizing Iolani Palace over the weekend. Drew Paahao, 21, and Koa Alii Keaulana, 30, were arrested for criminal property damage and criminal trespassing.
What was said between the judge and attorneys on the final day of the Christopher Deedy murder trial? Transcripts of the courtroom communications are being kept under seal, but a media attorney wants them released.
Kauai police arrested a 19-year-old Wailua man after he entered a woman’s truck at Kealia Beach and stole her wallet.
A 49-year-old woman is dead after her vehicle went off a cliff at Laie Point, according to Emergency Medical Services.
One hundred artists from around the globe have taken to the streets of Kakaako. Monday marks the first official mural painting and sketching day for Pow Wow Hawaii, an annual local art and musical festival.
A 10-foot tiger shark was spotted in the channel at Kaiser Bowls on Monday, according to Ocean Safety officials.
Hawaiian Airlines is celebrating the launch of Ohana by Hawaiian, a new interisland turboprop service from Honolulu to Molokai and Lanai by offering $59… More »
More help could be coming in the fight against little fire ants. State lawmakers advanced a bill that would provide more than $500,000 towards efforts to gather and kill the stinging insects, including money to pay for trained dogs to sniff out the tiny pests.
There’s a proposal to install a zipline above an Aiea neighborhood, but not everyone is happy about it. The Aiea Neighborhood Board will take up the issue at its monthly meeting.
The recent Target and Neiman Marcus data breaches affected thousands of shoppers in Hawaii. But many may not know that they’re a victim.
Repairs are underway at the Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery in Kaneohe after an elderly woman accidentally drove through a portion of the cemetery.
Honolulu police are asking for the public’s help in locating witnesses in a Waikiki robbery.
One week after Bruno Mars’ concert tickets sold out in just two hours, State Senate President Donna Mercado Kim has introduced a resolution urging concert venues to limit ticket sales to in-person purchases for the first 48 hours.
Gov. Neil Abercrombie has announced the appointment and promotion of Sanjeev “Sonny” Bhagowalia as Chief Advisor for Technology and Cyber-Security, beginning Feb. 18.
TOKYO (AP) — At U.S. military bases in Japan, most service members found culpable in sex crimes in recent years did not go to… More »
NEW YORK (AP) — Kraft is removing artificial preservatives from its most popular individually wrapped cheese slices, in the latest sign that companies are… More »
Big Island police have charged the 54-year-old man who was arrested Thursday in connection with a robbery in Downtown Hilo.
Honolulu police have re-opened all westbound-lanes of Nimitz Hwy. near Waiakamilo Rd. after an accident involving a Harbor police car.
A recall has been issued for Uncle Ben’s Infused Rice.
University of Hawaii-Manoa officials say power has been restored to two science buildings overnight.