HONALO A near blinding flash outside the infirmary window brought a young Ed Kawasaki to his feet. Just seconds later, an earth-shaking blast and the resulting spray of shrapnel from exploding windows and doors hurtled him backward onto his hospital bed.
KAILUA-KONA In the wake of a substantial state effort to clear a sprawling homeless encampment near a busy Kona intersection, Hawaii County on its own is addressing two smaller campsites in Kailua Village.
KAILUA-KONA You cant go home, but you cant stay here.
KAILUA-KONA Seven years ago, Bill Coney came up with an idea.
KAILUA-KONA Its crunch time in the Capitol as bills inch closer to becoming laws.
KAILUA-KONA The Hawaii Agribusiness Development Corporation has successfully avoided recent attempts by legislators to saddle it with an audit.
KAILUA-KONA Cannabidiol, a naturally occurring compound in the cannabis plant more commonly known as CBD, is no longer an approved food additive in Hawaii. In fact, it never was.
KAILUA-KONA The Hawaii Legislature is close to signing into law a measure that will provide invasive species committees another weapon in the fight against biological intruders.
KAILUA-KONA A county employee says abrupt transfer station closures like those experienced last week could pop up again in the future unless the Hawaii County Department of Environmental Management adds to its solid waste division workforce.