The Big Island, as well as the entire state, remains under a flash flood watch until 6 a.m. Saturday.
Court documents filed by police allege a small arsenal was found at the home of a 32-year-old Volcano man accused of the fatal shooting Monday of a neighbor.
A judge increased the bail Thursday for a 32-year-old Volcano man accused of fatally shooting a neighbor Monday.
A 53-year-old Hilo man pleaded no contest Wednesday to manslaughter the starvation death of his 9-year-old daughter almost four years ago.
Police identified the man taken into custody after a fatal shooting Monday in the Aloha Estates subdivision in upper Puna as 32-year-old Daris Paul Pacheco of Volcano.
A 37-year-old man accused of the brutal beating on April 10 of a 75-year-old woman outside a Waiakea Villas bar in Hilo appeared in court today after being arrested Tuesday night at a Waikiki hotel and returned to Hilo.
Gov. David Ige said today a vaccine passport program to allow fully vaccinated interisland travelers to bypass COVID-19 testing and quarantine will be in place by May 11.
A judge on Friday reduced bail despite the objection of the prosecution for a 46-year-old Volcano man accused of sexually assaulting a 57-year-old Volcano woman in her front yard in the early morning of April 11.
The Hilo grand jury has indicted a 47-year-old Pahoa man for numerous drug and firearm offenses and felony domestic abuse.
By JOHN BURNETT
The Hawaii Supreme Court today terminated a case which led to an order requiring the state’s correctional facilities to release certain inmates because of the coronavirus pandemic.
Doug Simons said when he assumes his post as director of the University of Hawaii Institute for Astronomy on Sept. 1, a great deal of his focus will be on the renewal of UH’s master lease for the Maunakea Science Reserve.