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- Suspect sought in theft investigationby none on December 8, 2021 at 10:05 am
Police are seeking the public’s help to identify a person of interest in a theft investigation.
- Police seek leads on two runawaysby none on December 8, 2021 at 10:05 am
Police are seeking the public’s assistance in locating two teenage girls reported as runaways.
- Navy contests Hawaii’s orders to suspend, drain fuel tanksby none on December 8, 2021 at 10:05 am
HONOLULU — The U.S. Navy is contesting orders from Hawaii to suspend use of fuel tanks and drain them at a complex above an aquifer that supplies nearly 20% of Honolulu’s drinking water until certain conditions are met.
- Hawaii recoups from big storm amid lingering flood threatsby none on December 8, 2021 at 10:05 am
HONOLULU — A slow-moving storm that knocked out power, swamped dozens of homes and sent creeks and streams surging had mostly passed over Hawaii on Tuesday, though the threat of flooding lingered in some already-drenched areas.
- Pearl Harbor survivors gather on 80th anniversary of attackby none on December 8, 2021 at 10:05 am
PEARL HARBOR, Oahu — A few dozen survivors of Pearl Harbor and other veterans gathered Tuesday at the site of the bombing 80 years ago to remember those killed in the attack by Japan that launched the U.S. into World War II.
- Nonprofits benefit from Visitor Industry Charity Walkby Matt Gerhart on December 8, 2021 at 10:05 am
The Hawaii Island Visitor Industry Charity Walk hosted an event Friday at the Hilton Waikoloa to distribute grants to local nonprofit organizations from around the island.
- Trial of man accused of sexual assault at Spencer Beach Park beginsby none on December 8, 2021 at 10:05 am
Jury trial commenced Tuesday for a 21-year-old man accused of sexually assaulting an elderly woman in 2019 at a South Kohala campground.
- Hele-On could become free: Council members impressed with Mass Transit updateby none on December 8, 2021 at 10:05 am
The countywide Hele-On bus system could become free of charge next year, interim Mass Transit Administrator John Andoh told County Council members Tuesday.
- Puna sees rise in property crimesby John Burnett on December 8, 2021 at 10:05 am
Police say there has been an uptick in property crimes in Puna — especially auto thefts and auto break-ins.
- Highway 11 closed near Kawa Flats in Ka‘u due to floodingby none on December 7, 2021 at 10:00 pm
Highway 11 in the area of the 57-60 mile markers, in the Kawa Flats area in Ka’u. Road closed due to flooding, police said late this morning.