With the spotlight on Aloha Stadium, improvements considered for aging facility

Big names coming to the stadium highlights the need for upgrades.
Drier Trend Wednesday and Thursday, Surf in the Country
Deck the halls! City harvests 80-foot Norfolk Pine for annual holiday tree
Young boy hit by a car while riding his bicycle in Halawa
An unfinished home improvement job brews a battle between a contractor, homeowner
Dangerous 2 days in Maui waters leaves 1 dead, another critically injured
KFD: 4 skydivers jump from plane after mid-air scare over Kauai

TODAY'S HEADLINES

  Are people loving Hanauma Bay to death? A new study is trying to answer that question
“It’s time we take a look and see what kind of impact visitors are having on Hanauma Bay."
KFD: 4 skydivers jump from plane after mid-air scare over Kauai
The pilot reported a mechanical malfunction at 4,000 feet in the air.
Sheriff: California wildfire’s death toll rises to 48
The deadliest, most destructive blaze in California history has killed at least 48 people.

  Judge drops all charges against former death row inmate prosecutors said wanted to build prostitution empire

‘They picked the wrong person to frame.’

  It’s not just that Hawaii can’t hire enough teachers. Schools also can’t convince them to stay

In the 2018-19 school year, there were 521 teacher vacancies at Hawaii public schools.
This big box store wants you to skip dinner and fill up on Thanksgiving samples
Ferris wheel in Waikiki? Some residents say ‘it’s a totally stupid idea’

NATIONAL HEADLINES

The Latest: Indiana boy sentenced for school shooting

An Indiana judge has ordered a 13-year-old boy to be the responsibility of the state juvenile court system until he's 18 for shooting his teacher and a classmate, saying he doesn't believe the teen's apology

Justice legal opinion backs Whitaker's naming as acting AG

The Justice Department has issued an internal legal opinion supporting the legality of Matthew Whitaker's appointment as acting attorney general

SPORTS

Numbers don’t lie: Hawaii’s McDonald has already made history

Cole McDonald might not be in the conversation for the Heisman Trophy this season, but he has proven to be one of the premier quarterbacks in all of college football.

Tagovailoa to play Saturday, Heisman odds dip slightly

Hawaii’s Smolka re-signs with UFC, makes return Nov. 24th

  Ursua named semifinalist for 2018 Biletnikoff Award

For the first time since 2010, a Rainbow Warrior receiver has been selected as a semifinalist for the Biletnikoff Award. John Ursua was one of 11 semifinalists from across the country selected for the 2018 Biletnikoff Award, recognizing the nation’s most outstanding receiver.