KAILUA-KONA — Hawaii County officials are warning residents of a new telephone scam that solicits donations for volunteer firefighters.
CANBERRA, Australia — A pilot saw an engine malfunction warning signal moments before his helicopter crashed on Australia’s Great Barrier Reef last month, killing a honeymooning couple from Hawaii and injuring a Colorado couple, a crash investigation reported on Wednesday.
HONOLULU — The U.S. Navy identified a man who was killed in a shooting Sunday at an Ewa Beach home.
If each man, woman and child living on the Big Island dug into a pocket and handed over his or her share of the cost of running county government, that amount would be $2,449.
A fugitive who was swept into the ocean and presumably drowned Monday off the Puna coastline after attempting to elude capture by police was wanted on felony warrants and for questioning in a reported kidnapping, terroristic threatening and burglary that allegedly involved the use of a firearm.
About six months after their release, researchers are finding 11 young ‘alala coming out of their shell.
The state attorney general’s office executed a search warrant at Ka‘u Learning Academy on Tuesday morning, school leaders confirmed Tuesday.