The state Department of Education is encouraging parents to discuss with their children “the seriousness” of school safety threats following Wednesday’s shooting at a high school in Florida.
A bill would attempt to fix the problem of substandard roads in private subdivisions by requiring Hawaii County to assess and spend road maintenance fees.
HONOLULU — Developers rebuilding a storied, hurricane-ravaged Kauai hotel with a Hollywood connection were looking forward to the Coco Palms’ rebirth when two men showed up last year, claiming to own the property because they descend from King Kaumualii, the last ruler of the island.
As the only purveyor of general merchandise between Mountain View and Volcano, Hirano Store is the unofficial center of the Glenwood community.
Some changes are planned for a bill creating a new management authority for Maunakea, but the legislation isstill likely to face resistance from astronomers and Native Hawaiian cultural practitioners alike.
A controversial measure to institute across Hawaii a blanket ban on the manufacturing,distribution and use of chlorpyrifos — once the most widely utilized pesticide in the United States — continuesto gain traction as it moves through the state House of Representatives.
PARKLAND, Fla. — A former student opened fire with a semi-automatic rifle at a Florida high school Wednesday, killing at least 17 people and sending hundreds of students fleeing into the streets in the nation’s deadliest school shooting since a gunman attacked an elementary school in Newtown, Connecticut.
The work environment is becoming increasingly dangerous for health providers in the state.