Temperatures in Hilo reached record highs three days in a row this week, continuing an unusually hot November.
The owners of a downtown Hilo lot that has become a homeless camp have failed to appeal their case.
After eight hours of impassioned opposition from community members, the University of Hawaii Board of Regents ultimately voted Wednesday to amend and approve a draft of administrative rules governing Maunakea.
A system that can transform nearly any organic waste into fuel or other products without incineration was the subject of a discussion Tuesday during a meeting of the County Councils Committee on Agriculture, Water, Energy and Environmental Management.
The University of Hawaii has revealed the latest proposed draft for new Maunakea administrative rules in advance of meeting of the Board of Regents next week.