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911 Report

Sun, 07/20/2014 - 04:45
Man charged in Pearl Ridge Park stabbing • Mayoral hopeful arrested for bail violation • Suspect sought in Walmart bank robbery; and more

Shooting victim had ties to Tongan princesses

Sat, 07/19/2014 - 04:50
A 65-year-old man fatally shot Sunday, allegedly by his 18-year-old relative, was a former New Zealand police detective sergeant romantically linked in the past to two Tongan princesses.

Work on sewer will affect Kailua traffic

Sat, 07/19/2014 - 04:50
Motorists heading into Kai­lua town from Hono­lulu should brace for at least a week of delays and lane closures at the Windward community's mauka entrance as crews work to repair a broken sewer pipe, officials said.

Takai's cash take is biggest but Kim has most to spend

Sat, 07/19/2014 - 04:50
State Rep. K. Mark Takai led all Demo­crats in fundraising for the most recent quarter in the race for the 1st Congressional District, but state Sen. Donna Mercado Kim has the lead in cash on hand for the stretch run of the campaign.

Rivals in Senate race debate kupuna issues

Sat, 07/19/2014 - 04:50
U.S. Sen. Brian Schatz and U.S. Rep. Colleen Hana­busa waded through Social Security, Medicare and other issues important to seniors Tuesday night in a mostly tame Demo­cratic primary debate that had a few barbed edges.

Abercrombie the cabbie returns in new TV spot

Sat, 07/19/2014 - 04:50
Gov. Neil Abercrombie, caught up in an unexpectedly difficult Demo­cratic primary against underdog state Sen. David Ige, has revived a populist image from his early days in Hawaii politics: the yellow Checker cab.

War-fighting solutions put to the test at RIMPAC

Sat, 07/19/2014 - 04:50
A not-so-simple mule has so far been one of the stars of the show at Rim of the Pacific war games. The Legged Squad Support System, also known as the LS3 and the robotic mule, was one of 16 technologies incorporated into the just-ended Marine Corps Advanced Warfighting Experiment on Oahu and Kauai.

Pay raise for paramedics

Sat, 07/19/2014 - 04:50
Honolulu paramedics will get pay raises, and the city will save more than $1 million in overtime, according to a tentative agreement that better controls schedules for the city's more than 200 paramedics.

Actions by Four Seasons signal Ko Olina hotel

Sat, 07/19/2014 - 04:50
Ko Olina Resort & Marina may soon be adding another new hotel, and it could carry the Four Seasons name. An executive with Canadian-based Four Seasons Hotel & Resorts recently registered a new business in Hawaii named FS Ko Olina Inc.

Kokua Line: 'Many' isle hurricane insurers able to cover maximum loss

Sat, 07/19/2014 - 04:50
Question: With hurricane season underway, the TV news channels have run several specials on preparedness, reminding us to stock up on essentials.

911 Report

Sat, 07/19/2014 - 04:50
Hawaii isle driver dies of crash injuries • Victim of fatal motorcycle collision ID'd • Man will be tried in machete attack

Newswatch

Sat, 07/19/2014 - 04:50
Resort owner sues to block dairy farm • Female visitor from Texas drowns off Maui

Patient accuses paramedics

Sat, 07/19/2014 - 04:50
A veteran registered nurse in need of back surgery said Hono­lulu paramedics did not follow common sense for her injuries when they allegedly sat her upright in her husband's truck and had him drive to the hospital on his own.

Djou's congressional effort has raised $435,000 so far

Fri, 07/18/2014 - 04:54
Former U.S. Rep. Charles Djou, bidding to return to the job he held for seven months in 2010, announced Mondayhis campaign has raised $435,000 since launching his campaign in early April.

New hospital chief has eye on safety

Fri, 07/18/2014 - 04:54
Addressing staff shortages and safety are among the top priorities for the new administrator of the Hawaii State Hospital, the state's predominant mental institution.

Officials to testify during hearing on hospital safety, assaults

Fri, 07/18/2014 - 04:54
Three state hospital administrators will testify before a state Senate investigative committee Wednesday in connection with allegations of workplace hazards and administrative misconduct.

Air Force targets 238 jobs to slash in islands

Fri, 07/18/2014 - 04:54
Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam will lose 238 positions in a move announced Monday by the Air Force to cut costs and eliminate nearly 3,500 positions worldwide over the next five years.

Statements to police will not be aired during trial

Fri, 07/18/2014 - 04:54
A state judge says self-incriminating statements made by a former Sacred Hearts Academy teacher accused of sexually assaulting one of his students cannot be used against him in trial.

Man indicted in killing on Maui

Fri, 07/18/2014 - 04:54
The ex-boyfriend of a pregnant Maui woman missing for five months was scheduled to be in Maui Circuit Court on Tuesday morning to face a second-degree murder charge.

Man re-indicted in shooting is released after bail reduced

Fri, 07/18/2014 - 04:54
A Circuit Court judge cut the $1 million bail for an Air Force sergeant accused of attempted murder and released him to his parents' supervision following his re-indictment for the alleged shooting of two men outside a Pearl City strip club in 2011.