The Big Islands elected prosecutor is stepping aside, at least for now, from prosecuting criminal cases arising from protests of the planned construction of the Thirty Meter Telescope on Maunakea.
In East Hawaii, predictions for a wet weekend failed to materialize and record heat temperatures were instead recorded.
Its looking like a wet weekend for East Hawaii.
Tropical Storm Kiko develops off Mexico; forecasters also eye low-pressure system south of Big Island
A tropical depression in the Eastern Pacific has developed into a tropical storm.
August was a very wet month for the Kona coffee belt.
According to court documents, video surveillance led to the arrest of a Honokaa couple in a four-month investigation of a break-in and truck theft that occurred in April.
A search warrant served Aug. 30 at a Hawaiian Beaches home turned up a considerable amount of drugs and an illegal firearm and ammunition, according to court documents filed by police.
A 22-year-old Puna woman repeatedly punched a 52-year-old Laupahoehoe woman in the head and face and stole the womans car, plus the personal property inside the vehicle, according to court documents filed by police.