Investigators are probing a report of illegal and unauthorized dumping of waste, including animal carcasses and military munitions containers, in Ookala, the state Department of Health confirmed Tuesday.
U.S. Army officials at Pohakuloa Training Area say an investigation is underway after the base was notified by Hawaii County Civil Defense Monday of illegal and unauthorized dumping of waste near Ookala.
More than 91% of the 65,000-plus votes cast in the Aug. 8 Hawaii County primary election were sent via postal mail during the state’s first all-mail election.
The U.S. Army is seeking input for an upcoming environmental impact statement to retain its lease of nearly 23,000 acres at Pohakuloa Training Area.
The Cornelia Marie and crew, featured on the Discovery Channel’s “Deadliest Catch” series, moored in Kailua Bay on Friday.
With COVID-19 cases on Hawaii Island continuing to surge, Mayor Harry Kim announced Wednesday that all county and state beach parks will close for two weeks starting Friday.
The entirety of Hawaii Island’s delegation asked Hawaii County Mayor Harry Kim on Wednesday to restrict access to and test all residents of the Milolii Fishing Village in South Kona as COVID-19 cases rack up.
A 53-year-old Hilo man arrested Saturday with four others for violating Gov. David Ige’s emergency proclamation was granted supervised released on Monday.
Gov. David Ige on Monday said he will allow a bill that would identify suspended or fired county police officers to become law.
Hawaii Island marked its first coronavirus-related deaths Sunday as the number of positive COVID-19 cases on the island climbed to 340.
Kaeti Ecker and Sarah Govier are on a mission.
Sentencing has been delayed for a 39-year-old Kailua-Kona man in connection with a 2019 islandwide crime spree that ended in a standoff at a Holualoa home.