Charges dropped against theft suspect

Charges have been dropped against one suspect in a brutal home invasion-style auto theft early last month in Hawaiian Beaches subdivision, and another suspect is free while he awaits a preliminary hearing.

Kalapana rampage suspect appears in court

A man accused of a vehicular rampage Sunday in Kalapana that left a 28-year-old woman with life-threatening injuries and a would-be good Samaritan with a fractured hip was ordered Wednesday by a judge to appear for a preliminary hearing at 2:30 p.m. Friday.

Schatz touts $1.9T pandemic relief package

U.S. Sen. Brian Schatz said Wednesday that members of Congress, especially the Democratic majority, are in “broad agreement” about a $1.9 trillion coronavirus relief package being worked out in Washington.

Hilo man indicted in Halloween homicide

CORRECTION 2-15-2021, 2:18 p.m.: A previous version of this story erroneously stated it was Buffett’s father who came to the apartment after the stabbing. It was the father of the woman witness. The Tribune-Herald regrets the error.

Oahu casino proposal amended

Correcttion 2-12-20, 1:40 p.m.: An earlier version of this story incorrectly characterized that Sen. Donavan Dela Cruz’s amendments to Senate Bill 1321. The Tribune-Herald regrets the error.