Hawaii County is set to purchase its first battery electric buses as the Mass Transit Agency works to replace aging vehicles in the Hele-On fleet.
A 2022 survey of 615 Midwestern K-12 teachers who left the profession cited poor student behavior as the No. 1 reason for their departure.
Lawmakers are considering a bill to install photovoltaic panels over playgrounds at all state Department of Education schools.
A bill creating an Animal Control and Protection Agency in Hawaii County is headed to the full County Council for consideration.
If you needed a reminder that all is not well with the world, the Doomsday Clock moved forward once again in January. It’s now set for 90 seconds until midnight — closer to doom than ever before.
Controversies surrounding the discovery of classified documents in the personal quarters of President Joe Biden, former President Donald Trump and former Vice President Mike Pence have helped some misperceptions flourish about how those documents wind up in places they shouldn’t be. The fact that classified documents have been located in storage areas belonging to the three leaders doesn’t mean they were the ones who packed them up and hauled them away. Much as Republicans want to demonize Biden and Democrats want to vilify Trump for the documents’ discovery, there’s much more to the story of how they got mishandled.
A measure aimed at resolving issues over how serious felony cases are charged is headed to the House for consideration.
A bill aimed at speeding up historic preservation reviews cleared its first committee Tuesday.
An Oahu Circuit Court judge Monday lifted an injunction prohibiting the issuance or renewal of aquarium fishing permits for West Hawaii waters.
A bill that would require County Council authorization of time extensions to zoning ordinances was temporarily set aside Tuesday after an amendment to the measure.
From a prodigiously talented 15-year-old to the most decorated female skier of all-time, Mikaela Shiffrin has done quite a lot in only 12 years.