KAILUA-KONA — A Hawaii County police official refused to field questions from the Police Commission when asked about a missing drug evidence investigation.
KAILUA-KONA — Following a three-year stretch of the worst bleaching events in recorded history that decimated roughly half of Hawaii’s corals, one species nearly extinct across the islands may be about to receive an improved chance at new life.
KEALAKEKUA BAY — It was another morning Derrick Carvalho just planned to relax at Kealakekua Bay when he spotted something peculiar. Something was swimming in circles offshore, struggling to stay afloat.
KAILUA-KONA — Hawaii Island Mayor Harry Kim was taken aback after he received a call Tuesday night from House Speaker Scott Saiki asking him to testify on a measure to increase Hawaii County’s share of the Transient Accommodations Tax by more than $12 million annually for at least the next dozen years.
HONOLULU — The state of Hawaii on Thursday released an audio recording of the drill it was running in January when an employee mistakenly sent cellphone and broadcast alerts warning of a ballistic missile attack.