The wife of a Puna man who vanished almost 5 1/2 years ago has filed a civil court petition requesting her husband be declared dead.
The COVID-19 pandemic has caused numerous event cancellations this month, including a planned 50th anniversary celebration of the Waiakea Intermediate School Ukulele Band.
The wheels of justice, oftentimes slow in Hawaii County, have become even slower because of the coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic.
A group of about 100 Hawaii doctors and health care professionals said Gov. David Iges recommended measures announced Tuesday to slow the spread of the COVID-19 coronavirus need to have the force of law.
Gov. David Ige this afternoon urged potential visitors to the islands to postpone their vacations for at least 30 days as part of what he called strong measures to secure our islands from the global coronavirus pandemic.
Ige: COVID-19 supplemental emergency proclamation eliminates unemployment insurance waiting period, suspends state Sunshine Law
CORRECTION: A previous version of the story contained an incorrect ending date for the proclamation, which was provided to the Tribune-Herald by the Governors Office.
The COVID-19 pandemic has caused widespread event postponements and cancellations, school campus closures and other measures, including social distancing, in an attempt to stop the spread of the potentially deadly virus.
A mainland couple in isolation on Kauai after learning they had contracted COVID-19 visited urgent care facilitieson Maui and Kauai with flu-like symptoms before testing positive for COVID-19 at Wilcox Memorial Hospital on Kauai.
The University of Hawaii at Hilo is cancelling mainland road trips for its sports teams due to concerns about the spread of the COVID-19 coronavirus.
A 24-year-old Volcano woman accused of two attempted armed carjackings Friday evening in Hilo is facing 17 criminal charges, 16 of them felonies.