Police arrest 21 for suspected DUI on Big Island

Hawaii Island police arrested 21 motorists for driving under the influence of an intoxicant from March 23 through Sunday. Five of the drivers were involved in traffic crashes. Five were younger than 21.

Report: Hawaii supervisor manipulated veterans’ benefit data

HONOLULU — A supervisor at the Veterans Administration office in Honolulu was manipulating data to make it look like the agency was processing veterans’ benefits claims faster than they actually were, according to a new report by the VA Office

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‘Hats Off’ for Red Cross

The Hawaii State Chapter of the American Red Cross held its “Hats Off” fundraising event in Kona on Saturday.

Lawmakers consider sex trafficking ban

HONOLULU — Hawaii legislators will consider a bill that would ban sex trafficking and treat people who are forced into prostitution as victims instead of criminals.