KAILUA-KONA — Hawaii Island residents will have the opportunity to see and engage with Hokulea and her crew when she returns to the island later this month for the first time since 2014 after she departed Hilo for the three-year Malama Honua Worldwide Voyage.
A 25-year-old Hilo man accused of stabbing another man in the throat Saturday night in downtown Hilo was recently discharged from a mental health group home, according to a prosecutor.
The county Board of Ethics on Monday unanimously gave North Kona Councilwoman Karen Eoff the go-ahead to sponsor a bill regulating vacation rentals.
Employers and employees will testify today regarding a controversial bill that would require employers in Hawaii to offer paid sick leave to employees.
A 33-year-old Pahoa man who allegedly abducted his children’s mother, shot a man who was with her and then held off police with a rifle for several hours late last year before shooting himself in the face pleaded not guilty Monday to numerous charges stemming from the incident.
A 25-year-old Hilo man is in police custody and another 25-year-old Hilo man is hospitalized after a St. Patrick’s Day stabbing on Keawe Street in downtown Hilo.