UPDATE // Insects are to blame for waking up residents in Pearl City early Friday morning. In a separate incident, 14 sirens were activated on Maui and Molokai.
The landmark Naniloa Volcanoes Resort in Hilo is likely to shut down Monday night. On Friday, the state decided not to extend the current hotel owner’s lease.
HAWAIIGAS is performing emergency repair work on its underground utility pipeline located on Punahou Street between Bingham and Beretania Streets.
The massive molasses spill certainly had an impact on businesses and recreational users at Keehi Lagoon. KHON2 looked into what’s happening now and the uncertainty for the future.
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Defendant Christopher Deedy was not in Friday’s hearing to schedule his retrial date, but his new lead counsel was.
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Leilehua High School is taking a new approach to physical education to focus on individual goals. Helping to accomplish those goals is a state-of-the-art, newly refurbished weight room.
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A man arrested for allegedly setting fire to an Ala Wai apartment unit appeared in court Friday. According to court documents, 28-year-old Dustin Saluda blamed his roommates, police, and the Marines for the incident, saying they hypnotized him and ordered him to set the fire.
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STOCKHOLM (AP) — The head of the U.N. chemical weapons inspection team says he has completed his report on Syria and will deliver it… More »
A house fire in Hilo may have started because of an electrical malfunction of a dryer, according to the Hawaii County Fire Department.
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced Friday that it is sending two on-scene coordinators to Oahu to assist the state in its response to the spill of an estimated 223,000 gallons of molasses on Sunday.
Civil Defense sirens accidentally went off overnight on Maui and Oahu.
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Taliban militants unleashed car bombs at the U.S. Consulate in western Afghanistan on Friday morning, triggering a firefight with security… More »
A hearing to discuss Christopher Deedy’s retrial was held Friday.
One of the largest developments planned for the island cleared a major hurdle. The Honolulu City Council Zoning and Planning Committee unanimously agreed to rezone the land for Koa Ridge in Central Oahu.
TOKYO (AP) — A former U.S. nuclear regulator says cleaning up Japan’s wrecked Fukushima plant is a bigger challenge than the work he led… More »
Maui police are searching for a man who robbed a bank Thursday morning. The incident happened at Territorial Savings Bank in Lahaina at about 10:30 a.m.
Anyone shopping around for kitchen appliances can possibly get some gear from a local cooking show.