Pahoa man arrested after incident at Home Depot

A bizarre incident Tuesday afternoon at the Hilo Home Depot parking lot ended with the arrest of a 55-year-old Pahoa man and a video admission by a Big Island mayoral candidate he and friends used vehicles to block the parking lot to hunt for an alleged would-be abductor.

Honolulu City Council urges delaying pre-travel test plan

HONOLULU — The Honolulu City Council on Wednesday urged Gov. David Ige to consider delaying a plan to allow travelers to use a negative COVID-19 test to bypass quarantine until the number of new cases on the U.S. mainland and in Hawaii drop significantly.

Police arrest 23 for DUI

During the week of June 29-July 5, Hawaii Island police arrested 23 motorists for DUI. One of the drivers was involved in a traffic accident. None were younger than 21.