New bill would allow dogs in restaurants

Vet On Set: The most common insect bites that your dog might get

What’s Trending: Politics on the edge, Riding Mavericks, Dr. Ken, Singing for Michael Buble

Business Report: The auto brands that made the fewest sales in the last quarter

SmartMoney Monday: Tips on saving money to make a big purchases

Trending: Heather Nauert, Soba noodle challenge, rodents eating

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  Kamehameha Schools 94th annual Hoolaulea

Business Report: New car registrations in Hawaii for 2018

5th annual Young Women’s Prom Event

Sunrise Open House: Oahu

Trending: Game of Thrones prequel, promposal, new Up video

Royal Hawaiian Center to hold first Hawaiian Language Day

  Aloha Youth Lacrosse Association to kick-off annual clinic

The Aloha Youth Lacrosse Association is holding its annual kick-off clinic this weekend.

Iolani girl’s basketball team wins first state title in 23 years

The team joined us on Sunrise to talk about the close game with Kamehameha in the title game and about the season.

  Celebration of life ceremony to honor DJ and blogger Christa Wittmier

This weekend, there will be a celebration of her life, and a preview of the upcoming Super CW documentary.

Film that tells the story of a Kauai camp to premiere for one night only

The film will be shown for one night only as a benefit for Hawaii Theater.

  Trending: Equifax data breach, 7-year-old runner, and dog ear selfie

Pacific Rim Report: Trump-Kim summit, China trade, Thai princess

What it means to dreaming about relationships or former romantic partners

Punahou boys soccer team remains state champs for third year

What’s Trending: Dietary supplements, Susan Boyle, Special Olympics golfer, bird chase

Girl Scout Cookies: It’s almost time!

  Healthier Hawaii: Diet Trends

Last week we talked about getting in shape. For this week's Healthier Hawaii, we're talking about diets. We brought in Doctor Linda Anegawa from the Pali Momi Medical Center. She is double board certified...

Business Report: America’s changing migration patterns

A Brookings Institute study finds millennials are increasingly migrating to certain cities they regard as attractive for work and play. Babyboomers are migrating to communities where they hope to retire. These are not the same places...

Bob Ballard discusses the unprecedented winter storm that swept through Hawaii

National Weather Service forecasters called the winter storm unprecedented before it arrived.

Trending: Melting glaciers reveal future industry, meerkat valentine, funny signs

Greenlands’s melting glaciers may be leading to a future industry.

Boxers to show off skills at annual Jack Johnson Memorial Event

Amateur boxers from different branches of the armed forces will show their skills at the 5th annual Jack Johnson Memorial Event.

Consumer Electronics Show to show off new tech

The Consumer Electronics Show is the largest launching point for new products in the tech industry.

  DOE Hawaii contracts Mana Monitoring to help track energy use & develop on-site renewable energy

DOE Hawaii contracts Mana Monitoring to help track energy use & develop on-site renewable energy; Says this is in line with state’s ambitious goal of 100% renewable energy by 2045.

Ask the Mayor: Federal investigation, Kaneshiro, and Kakaako homeless

Mayor Caldwell joins us to discuss some of the key topics happening in the state today.

SmartMoney Monday: Avoiding tax scams

We’re going to learn how to protect ourselves against Tax Scams from financial fraud artists.

Taylor Inouye with Rose Water French Macaroons on Sunrise

Taylor Inouye joined Hawaii News Now Sunrise’s Grace Lee to make something perfect for Valentine’s Day! Inouye, an 8th grader from Hongwanji Mission School gave her take on a tasty treat that almost anyone can make!

Hawaiian Word of the Day: Koko

Our Hawaiian word of the day is “Koko."

Trending: Dogs with boots, otter reunion, and Cardi B on Jimmy Fallon

These little dogs put on some boots to keep their paws warm in the London winter.

Josh Tatofi to perform in 2nd annual Valentine’s Day show

Josh Tatofi is holding his second annual Valentine’s Day show next Friday

The Great Aloha Run celebrates 35th anniversary

The Great Aloha Run is celebrating its 35th anniversary.

Sunrise Open House: Kalihi-Palama

In this week’s Sunrise Open House, we explore the Kalihi-Palama area.

Kamehameha girls soccer team wins state championship

This morning we were pleased to welcome the Kamehameha girls' soccer team, fresh off its win at the state tournament.

Longtime friend of late James Ingram talks about his influence in Hawaii

James Ingram sadly passed away last week at age 66.

Hawaii charter schools are asking for funding to keep 18 Pre-K classes going

Federal funding for 18 Pre-K classes at Hawaii charter schools will run out this year.

January Honolulu home sales

Honolulu home sales slowed a little in January...

What’s Trending: Trump’s tax returns, Pelosi’s clap, Deer jumps over dog

The House Ways & Means Committee is expected to subpoena Donald Trump’s tax returns. What’s not known is when. Ways & Means Chairman Richard Neal, a Massachusetts Democrat known as not being partisan, wants to move carefully. reports...

Foodie Fix: Hank’s Haute Dogs is expanding

It’s time for your Foodie Fix. This week, Hank’s Haute Dogs has some exciting news. They are expanding. Their hours are expanding and Hank’s is going to stay open until 6 o’clock from Wednesday to Sunday. He’s expanding his menu a little to provide a taste of what he can offer.This time it’s slide

Business Report: The free market economy

Liberals don't usually pay attention to Tucker Carlson.They consider the Fox News commentator on the ultraviolet side of the political spectrum.But a few weeks ago Carlson did a commentary that getting a lot of attention from all sides.Carlson said...

  Introducing KĀKOU, Hawaii’s first ever civic engagement app

Hawaii’s first ever civic engagement app, KĀKOU, is putting the power of change in the palm of your hand. KĀKOU, an initiative of Pacific Resource Partnership (PRP), is a unified, digital platform that makes it easy for everyone to engage...

Looking for a healthy sandwich to make? Try this chicken avocado sandwich

For today's Kitchen Creations, we’re making Lemongrass Chicken Avocado Sandwiches.

Geek Beat: Students use coding to move Altino cars

A student program is helping teach students how to code.

Business Report: Where will Southwest passengers come from?

We often see this frame as a battle between Southwest and Hawaiian. When reporters ask random people what they think, they accuse Hawaiian of overcharging, and indicate they’re looking forward to buying cheaper tickets. Consumers like to think...

Political Analyst Colin Moore breaks down the State of the Union Address

Colin Moore analyzes President Trump's comments on the border wall, women in Congress, the Mueller investigation and late term abortion.

Professional soccer teams to compete this weekend in 2019 Pacific Rim Cup

The Pacific Rim Cup is back in Hawaii this weekend.

Looking for something to do on Valentine’s Day? How about a free root canal

He’s been offering free root canals at his office for Valentine’s Day for the last 8 years.

Trending: Mini lion dance, Super Bowl commercials, and Adam Levine

The Lunar new year is next year, but already there are lions being spotted around town.

Iolani graduate to speak at Blue Note Hawaii

His new book is called “Playing Changes: Jazz for the New Century.”

'Ekahi Health’s recipes and better choices to get you heart healthy

‘Ekahi Ornish Lifestyle Medicine is the fastest growing Ornish program in the nation. It is a comprehensive lifestyle modification program that can prevent, reduce, and even reverse the effects of heart disease and other chronic conditions.

Pearlridge mall to have grand opening for East and West sections

The two sections of the mall have undergone major renovations since early 2017.

SmartMoney Monday: Filing your own taxes

Approximately one third of Americans file their own taxes each year, and It all starts by knowing the due date, which is April 15th. If you're thinking of filing your own tax returns this April 15th, we have someone who can help make sure you're prepared and ready to do it right.

Thousands are expected to attend this weekend’s Punahou Carnival

The Punahou Carnival is all weekend long with a great food, a white elephant sale, rides and games, variety show, lots of local entertainment and more.

Hawaiian Word: Makahiki

The word Makahiki means year, like “ka makahiki 2017” or “the year 2017."

Trending: Facial recognition, Fiji girl photobomb, and red for women day

San Francisco officials are thinking about banning facial recognition software.

Dozens to attend annual Ukulele Picnic

The 11th annual Ukulele Picnic in Hawaii is coming up next weekend.

  Trying to find a snack for the Super Bowl? Try these chicken wings

For this year’s Super Bowl, Guy is trying out some tasty chicken wings.

A Chinese New Year parade is scheduled this Saturday in Chinatown

After they were cancelled last year, the Night in Chinatown block party and Chinese Lunar New Year Parade are back this weekend.

The University of Hawaii is encouraging students to participate in “H-Day”

It’s a campaign to encourage H-logo apparel every Friday, in support of the Athletics Department.

Doctors from around the world to participate at the International Stroke Conference

Medical professionals from all over the world will gather at the Hawaii Convention Center for this year’s International Stroke Conference.

DOE Superintendent Christina Kishimoto discusses statewide public preschool plan

One of the highlights of Governor Ige’s State of the State address last week was his plan for a statewide public preschool

Trending: Trump investigation, Toy Story 4, and Dip Machine

Toy Story 4 is coming this year and they’re almost done making it.

Searching for a Super Bowl snack? Try this Local McMuffin

If you’re looking for a way to please your guests with a local treat, this food is for you.

What’s Trending: Mnuchin and Russia, Kirby Jenner, Elsa gets arrested

A new connection emerges between the Trump administration and Russia. The interesting thing about this one is, it has nothing to do with Trump. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin is the focus of this one. He's been moving to lift economic sanctions...

State of Hawaii Tourism Update

The Hawaii Tourism Authority is under new management. Chris Tatum has had time to settle in as CEO, after a long career with Marriott and joined Howard with the latest from the HTA.

Sunrise goes ‘On the Road’ to historic Iolani Palace

Tuesday marks the anniversary of the start of Queen Liliuokalani’s reign in 1891.

Award winning artist Nathan Aweau to embark on national tour

Na Hoku Hanohano-award-winning musician Nathan Aweau is embarking on a national tour.

Looking for a delicious snack for the Super Bowl? Try this sausage casserole

This is an adapted recipe from the Pioneer Woman on the Food Network.

SmartMoney Monday: Rebuilding Your Credit

Welcome back to another SmartMoney Monday. Today we're going to be discussing a financial issue that's challenging to many people – rebuilding your credit. Having poor credit scores can really be a problem. It can make getting credit...

Business Report: Who works in Japan?

Foreign workers in Japan have tripled in 10 years.Its aging population needs to staff the factories.This figures are based on an official count done in recent months.China 389,000Vietnam 317,000Philippines 164,000All non-Japanese...

Kimie Miner to perform with students from MeleCraft Songwriting boot camp

Na Hoku Hanohano award winner Kimie Miner is performing at the Hawaii Convention Center next weekend.

Hawaiian word of the day: “La”

Our Hawaiian word of the day is “La.” In simple terms; la refers to the sun, but it also refers to ʻday.'

Sunrise Open House: Kauai

Let’s take a tour of the garden island for this week’s Sunrise Open House.

Trending: Michael Cohen update, Tom Brady kid, and China dancing students

The Senate Intelligence Committee has subpoenaed Michael Cohen to answer its questions.

Foodie Fix: Kelli vs. Dad

For this week's foodie fix, we have dad versus daughter. Frolic Hawaii contributor Kelli Shiroma has brought in her dad, Car to talk about their top five favorite plate lunches in Kalihi...

Mayor Kirk Caldwell to attend U.S. Conference of Mayors

Honolulu Mayor Kirk Caldwell is in Washington, D.C. for the annual U.S. conference of mayors.