Saturday | May 27, 2017
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  • | May 26 2017 - 12:05am

    Away from his home on Oahu, Keoni Fox says standing along the shore at Waikapuna — the site of a former fishing village below Naalehu — feels like stepping back in time.

  • | May 26 2017 - 12:05am

    WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump’s revised travel ban “speaks with vague words of national security, but in context drips with religious intolerance, animus and discrimination,” a federal appeals court said Thursday in ruling against the executive order targeting six Muslim-majority countries.

  • May 26 2017 - 12:05am

    Sixth-grader Kahanu Tiotaigco, 11, zips down an inflatable waterslide Thursday on the makai field at Hilo Union Elementary School, which added a fourth “R” to the curriculum for the day: refreshing. Today is the last day of the school year for students.

  • | May 26 2017 - 12:05am

    With the three-day Memorial Day holiday weekend upon us, police are ramping up enforcement efforts with DUI checkpoints and patrols beginning today as part of the statewide and national campaign “Drunk Driving: Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over.”

  • | May 26 2017 - 12:05am

    The county hired a consultant and selected properties for two new wastewater treatment plants as it works toward complying with a federal consent order requiring the closure of gang cesspools in Ka‘u.