Police nab 13 for suspected DUI

Hawaii Island police arrested 13 drivers for suspected drunken driving between Sept. 7 and Sunday. Two of the drivers were involved in traffic crashes and one was younger than age 21.

Obituaries: September 15, 2020

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Kim: VA team to investigate Hilo veterans home

Mayor Harry Kim said a team from the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs will arrive later this week to investigate the situation at Yukio Okutsu State Veterans Home and make changes to better manage a deadly COVID-19 outbreak there.

Initial unemployment claims on the rise

Initial unemployment claims are again on the rise statewide, a University of Hawaii economist on Monday told the House Select Committee on COVID-19 Economic and Financial Preparedness.

Sally’s threat: ‘Potentially historic’ floods, fierce winds

WAVELAND, Miss. — Hurricane Sally, one of four storms churning simultaneously in the Atlantic, closed in on the Gulf Coast on Monday with rapidly strengthening winds of at least 100 mph and heavy rain as forecasters warned of “potentially historic” flooding and governors declared states of emergency.