Rescuers are searching today for a missing opihi picker swept out to sea by high surf Thursday from the cliffs at Haina near Honokaa.
Officers assigned to the Thirty Meter Telescope protester blockade and encampment on Maunakea Access Road issued 312 traffic citations and arrested 11 suspects on Daniel K. Inouye Highway between Nov. 7-13, police said Thursday.
Correction: A previous version of this story erroneously stated the golf course is within the National Park. The Tribune-Herald regrets the error.
There will be no special property tax classification for short-term vacation rentals under recommendations proposed by a panel tasked with revamping the county property tax code, but some people currently getting tax breaks for agriculture could take a hit.
Maria Short, owner of Hilos Short N Sweet Bakery and Cafe and one of 10 bakers competing for the $25,000 top prize on the sixth season of Food Networks Holiday Baking Championship was eliminated during the seasons second episode earlier this week.
A well-known Hilo artist and writer whose rented home and studio burned down in a fire on Oct. 30 described himself Tuesday as a lucky son of a gun.
A fire early this morning substantially damaged the main commercial building at Volcano Golf and Country Club.
Soldiers from the U.S. Army Pacific and Chinas Peoples Liberation Army are participating in a disaster management exchange at Kilauea Military Camp on the Big Island through Nov. 26.