Three Big Island bridges on Highway 19 are rated “high priority” for upgrade or repair by the state Department of Transportation, but only one will see construction this year.
Gov. David Ige is supporting a bill that would allow terminally ill patients to end their own lives if they choose.
A Pahoa man who allegedly shot a police officer last week appeared in court Monday on a charge of attempted first-degree murder.
A tangled mass of rope estimated to weigh in excess of 40 tons washed ashore at Kamilo Point last month, the latest in an uptick in seaborne debris accumulating on Hawaii shores.
A bill in the state Legislature aims to improve the efficiency of the state’s Office of Information Practices sixfold.
Police officers stood watch at Pahoa and Keaau high schools Wednesday after warnings of gun violence at the schools circulated online.