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Enright tapped as ag board's new chief • Hospitals to get funding boost for renovations • Illegal vendors cited on Kauai
Police seek suspects in 3 robberies • Tourist couple rescued at Kauai beach • Man accused of assaulting police officer • Lifeguards hold man in suspected theft • Witnesses sought in Big Island car crash
DESERT HOT SPRINGS, Calif. » Emerging from Los Angeles' vast eastern sprawl, the freeway glides over a narrow pass and slips gently into the scrubby, palm-flecked Coachella Valley.
Work crews will round out 2013 having repaved a record 392 lane-miles of crumbling city road across Oahu, capping year one of Mayor Kirk Caldwell's publicized push to fix the island's streets, city reports show.
Lifeguards rescued a 20-year-old tourist from surf 6 to 12 feet high Wednesday near Shark's Cove on the North Shore. The man wasn't breathing at one point and required cardiopulmonary resuscitation, but was revived while being brought to Waimea Bay on a sled pulled by a Jet Ski.
A Molokai couple who accused their condo association and individual directors of harassing and intimidating them for trying to get new leaders elected to the board have settled their lawsuit against the association for about $1.2 million.
More time is needed than the allotted nine months to implement a new law that regulates pesticide use and growth of genetically modified organisms by large farm operations on Kauai, according to Mayor Bernard Carvalho Jr.
The University of Hawaii's controversial pharmacy school building tops the list of next year's capital improvement priorities for the Abercrombie administration, the state's budget director told lawmakers at a briefing last week.
Growing up in Japan, Mitsue Hosokawa dreamed of one day taking the simple drawings she rendered to amuse herself and turning them into something larger that would touch the lives of others.
Three hundred eighty-eight Hawaii band students from 44 schools on six islands will converge today in Los Angeles for an intense five-day crash rehearsal before the Pasadena Tournament of Roses' 125th Rose Parade on New Year's Day.
It's easy to see that Jim and Kim Slagel of Kaneohe are just as passionate about teaching as they are about giving back to the community.
Question: What ever happened to the Illinois resident who had her dog taken away by her boyfriend, only to find eight years later that the animal had been left at the Humane Society in Kona on Hawaii island?
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After signing several bills — including the federal budget and defense bill — President Barack Obama and the first family hiked the Manoa Falls trail Thursday.
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Maui College professor wins service award • State to gauge surf damage at 2 boat ramps
Body found in burned Mountain View home • Driver hurt when her Jeep hits hydrant • Intruder dances on couch at UH Press • Ex-boyfriend arrested on multiple charges
President Barack Obama stepped away from the seclusion of his quiet Hawaii vacation for what's become a Christmas tradition: paying tribute to U.S. troops and the sacrifices their families make during the holidays and throughout the year.