Fireworks

New proposal aims to ease fireworks ban

Sparklers and fountains were outlawed some time ago, but two Honolulu City Councilmembers believe they should be included in an expanded fireworks law.…
Kauai County Seal

3 Kauai parks closed due to high winds

Kauai officials have closed three county parks on the north shore until further notice due to extremely high winds. They include Black Pot, Pine Trees, and Haena.…
West Marine

$100K worth of boating supplies stolen

Authorities are investigating the theft of an entire shipping container. It was filled with boating supplies valued about $100,000.…
Brittany-Jane Royal & Boaz Johnson

Murder mystery solved on the Big Island

It was the announcement two families have been waiting for. Who killed 25-year-old Brittany Jane Royal and what happened to her 22-year-old boyfriend Boaz Johnson?…
Department of Land and Natural Resources

DLNR closes Keawaula Beach due to high wave danger

The Department of Land and Natural Resources (DLNR) will close the gate at the Keawaula Beach section of Kaena Point State Park on Tuesday for public safety, following communications with City & County of Honolulu Department of Emergency Management and Ocean Safety lifeguards. …
Waves

Officials get ready for massive swell

With waves predicted to rise up to 50 feet, there's serious concern whether North Shore homes near the coastline, already hit hard by erosion, could hold up when the swell arrives Wednesday.…