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A visitor from Germany was critically injured and lost her right arm in an apparent shark attack Wednesday afternoon at a Makena beach in South Maui.
The creditor and debtors of the bankrupt Hokulia luxury development on Hawaii island have come up with a reorganization plan they say will revive the long-stalled development and ensure the county gets $20 million to complete the Mamalahoa bypass road.
The state Department of Land and Natural Resources says a skiff that floated into Oahu's Kawela Bay may be tsunami debris.
Tens of thousands of native sea urchins have been marshaled in the fight against invasive seaweeds threatening patches of reef in Kaneohe Bay.
A 25-year-old woman who killed a friend in a drunken-driving crash in 2010 was sentenced by a state judge Wednesday to 10 years in prison.
Housing a juvenile at the Hawaii Youth Correctional Facility costs the state $199,320 a year — more than four times as much as boarding and tuition at the elite Hawaii Preparatory Academy on the Big Island.
A state judge sentenced convicted killer Toby Stangel to three consecutive life prison terms with the possibility of parole Wednesday for killing one motorist and attempting to kill two others during an early morning shooting spree on Oahu roadways two years ago.
Gov. Neil Abercrombie has named two people to the Hawaiian Homes Commission, filling two of three vacancies on the nine-member panel that oversees the Department of Hawaiian Home Lands.
Whatever happened to Gary Modafferi, the prominent Honolulu defense attorney and former deputy prosecutor who pleaded guilty in 1998 to distributing crystal methamphetamine and three years ago was reauthorized to practice law in Hawaii?
After 31⁄2 years, the pedestrian crossing flags placed at three crosswalks on Pali Highway have been removed by the state Department of Transportation.
Man injured in fall is rescued • Leader of meth ring sentenced • Rapozo leads liquor board • Puna incident puts pair in jail
Man injured in Kailua stabbing • Car runs over feet of boy in crosswalk • Man charged with sexually assaulting girl
The Department of Veterans Affairs plans to break ground around November on a project to put in 7,000 more columbarium "niches" for cremated remains at Punchbowl cemetery.