Halau Lokahi Charter School in Kalihi has stopped paying its employees, owes more than $417,000 and may be asked to shut down, according to a state Public Charter School Commission official.
State Rep. Bob McDermott says Pono Choices is as good as dead, now that parents will have to opt their children in to participate in the controversial middle-school sex education program.
Question: My mother is in a nursing home. Is there a way for her to renew her state ID without going in person to an ID card office?
Speed may be factor in man's critical crash • Male suspect still at large in Pahoa theft
Report of gunman causes lockdown • Suspect charged with 2 counts of assault • Man sent to hospital with knife wounds
Strong, steady trades and lighter, swifter hulls are so far helping Hokule‘a make its fastest time yet to Tahiti, crews sailing on the first international leg of the voyaging canoe's worldwide journey report.
The King Kamehameha Celebration Commission is asking the public to donate plumerias for Wednesday's lei-draping ceremony after its chief supplier was hit hard by recent rainfall.
Gov. Neil Abercrombie said Monday that he will use his line-item veto authority and remove about $45 million in bond money for school facilities from the state budget to fix a miscalculation by the state Legislature.
Local Veterans Affairs officials claimed after an inspection of Hawaii clinics last month that there were no significant scheduling issues, but findings released nationally Monday showed Honolulu had the worst delays for new patients in the entire VA system.
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Scientists have discovered a hybrid stone in Hawaii that combines melted plastic with sand, shells, coral, basalt and wood.
The National Transportation Safety Board blamed pilot error for a nighttime crash-landing of a small plane by a 79-year-old pilot who failed to immediately report the Feb. 27 accident at a private Molokai airstrip.
The plane crash that killed state Health Director Loretta Fuddy was caused by a faulty engine, according to a lawsuit filed Monday by Fuddy's brother.
Two weeks ago, despite being scared to death, Handi-Van driver Georgette Mahealani Chun acted swiftly to help her two passengers escape her van minutes before flames suddenly engulfed it on the side of a Kalihi road.
U.S. State Department Special Agent Christopher Deedy is renewing his request to have a state murder charge against him dismissed, based on his claim that he was performing his duties as a law enforcement officer.
When Nohea Chang speaks of "the most challenging, fatiguing, fulfilling job" she's ever had, she isn't referring to the 40 years she spent as a teacher.
Question: I was watching a YouTube video in which a gentleman with a smoke detector took the 9-volt batteries out and just threw them into his rubbish container.