An attempt to address pesticide disclosure at a statewide level will be heard today before the House Committee on Agriculture.
KAILUA-KONA — The recently approved House budget proposal, which state representatives sent to the Senate on Tuesday, includes nearly $361 million in capital improvement project funding for Hawaii Island, the lion’s share of which would prioritize upgrades to roads and airports.
Enter the ‘Imiloa Astronomy Center on Tuesday morning, and the tangy smell of sea life would probably hit your nostrils almost immediately.
County Council members are considering moving oversight of the Hawaii Island Humane Society from the Police Department to the mayor’s office or Finance Department to give the council more say over the nonprofit’s costs and procedures.
The Roman Catholic Diocese of Honolulu has settled one of three civil lawsuits that allege a prominent retired Big Island priest sexually molested teenage boys decades ago, according to the attorney for the plaintiffs in the cases.
Mar 14 2017 - 12:05am
Some $1.86 million is sitting in a special account to maintain property purchased with open space funds, yet only two organizations have so far been awarded grants to spend the money.
Mar 13 2017 - 11:12am
The driver of one of two vehicles that rolled Sunday evening on Mauna Kea Access Road was pronounced dead at Hilo Medical Center this morning.
Mar 13 2017 - 8:27am
There’s something in the water at Ookala.
Mar 12 2017 - 10:51pm
The southernmost theater in the country sits abandoned, as it has for more than a decade.
Mar 12 2017 - 10:45pm
A bill to replace the term “medical marijuana” with “medical cannabis” in state law is moving through the Legislature, though most other marijuana-related measures have died.