Sunrise Interviews

  Football legend Herschel Walker back in Hawaii to promote Bellator events

College football hall of famer and overall football legend Herschel Walker is here to help promote the Bellator MMA events.

  Pacific Rim Report: Japan base relocation and China trade talks

Healthier Hawaii: Managing Diabetes

Five Hawaii finalists in the Samsung Solve for Tomorrow Contest

Pearlridge Santa Clause is helping the hearing impaired and ASL keike

Geek Beat: Qualcomm Snapdragon 855, Group Facetime, Maritime RobotX Competition

How to interpret dreams and the risks of sleeping for more than 8 hours

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  Pacific Harp Project to perform late December

For the Family: Christmas arts and crafts

Ilima Lei MacFarlane to compete in Bellator 213

Oahu residents can now register for the 2019 Neighborhood Board Election

Bishop Museum Press reprinting ‘Olelo Noeau: Hawaiian Proverbs and Poetical Sayings’ book

Kristian Lei’s upcoming concert showcases best of Broadway, Hawaiian, holiday music

  Music of Kalapana to be re-released in career-spanning box set

The iconic Hawaiian music group Kalapana is re-releasing their music in a career-spanning album set.

Locations explains increase in out-of-state buyers in Hawaii

Roughly 16 percent of out-of-state buyers make up the real estate market in Hawaii, according to Locations.

  Hawaii Agricultural Foundation releases new cookbook

The Hawaii Agricultural Foundation has released a new cookbook.

Izik to perform at Hawaii Convention Center in December

Na Hoku Hanohano award-winner Izik is coming to the Hawaii Convention Center.

  Pacific Rim Futsal Cup kicks off at Hawaii Convention Center

Foodie Fix: Vegan Hills

Healthier Hawaii: National Hospice and Palliative Care month

Hawaii First Robotics state tournament winners to represent islands at world championships

Tomorrow’s Leaders teaching young people valuable skills

Milton, UCF continue to move up College Football Playoff rankings

  NOAA satellite sends new images of Hawaii

NOAA’s new Goes-17 satellite has captured its first images of Hawaii.

Anuhea and Friends Thanksgiving celebration

Anuhea is holding her 3rd annual Thanksgiving Celebration at the Blue Note this week.

Kamehameha schools ‘Minecraft’ program

Kamehameha Schools has partnered with Microsoft on educational opportunities geared toward computer science.

Donations needed for the annual Adopt a Family program

Helping Hands Hawaii is encouraging people to participate in the annual Adopt a Family program.

Marines to play free Toys for Tots Concert this weekend

The concert is free thanks to financial support from BAE Systems.

Ohana Matters: Britt Young

Licensed marriage and family therapist Britt Young, says that gratitude can affect brain chemistry.

  Officials see spike in consumer scams during holiday season

Officials are asking utility customers to be aware of scammers during this holiday season.

Hawaii Pa’u Riders in 2019 Rose Parade

The Hawaii Pa`u Riders have been invited to march in the 2019 Rose Parade in California.

BIA’s annual policy summit to discuss solutions to Hawaii’s housing crisis

The summit will be held at the Dole Cannery Pomaikai ballroom.

Dream Expert: What do your dreams mean?

Are you having odd dreams?

City officials to discuss climate change in series of meetings

The City & County of Honolulu plans a series of meetings on global warming.

Restaurant Week: Eating House

The 11th annual Restaurant Week Hawaii runs through Sunday.

Local comedian Andy Bumatai to perform at Blue Note

One show is this week and the other is next month for his 65th birthday celebration.

MADD Hawaii launches annual holiday campaign, shares mocktail recipes

Mothers Against Drunk Driving Hawaii launched its annual holiday campaign this week to remind everyone not to drink and drive.

‘My Hero’s Shadow’ to premiere at Hawaii International Film Festival

The film follows a Hawaii woman’s journey to accept the violent past of her brother, who famously attacked ice skater Nancy Kerrigan.

It’s Restaurant Week: 53 By the Sea

From 53 By the Sea, Executive Chef Josh Goetz and manager Shawn Chon join us this morning on Sunrise.

Don’t know what gifts to buy? Here’s a holiday shopping guide

The holidays are coming up, which means shopping.

UH Cancer Center offers 2 new clinical trials on breast cancer treatment, detection

Dr. Jessica Rhee from the Cancer Center and Sandra Hee, a clinical trial participant stopped by Sunrise to tell us more.

Kikaida to return to Hawaii this weekend

The famous superhero will be returning to Hawaii on November 11th at Shirokiya.

Local film “Stoke” to premiere this weekend

“Stoke” is a locally made film premiering this weekend at the Hawaii International Film Festival.

11th annual Restaurant Week starts Friday

Several restaurants are offering special menus or promotions through next Sunday.

AIA Honolulu hosts educational workshops on livable cities

AIA to host a series of free workshops on livable cities.

  Kalani Pe’a to release new album

Grammy and Na-Hoku-winning artist Kalani Pe’a has a new album coming out.

’Nothing gets done’: In impassioned interview, Marissa Kerns explains why she’s running for lieutenant governor

Marissa Kerns, a Republican candidate for lieutenant governor, says the main reason why she’s running is because she wants to change the way government is run.

James Brown tribute concert

A tribute to the Godfather of Soul, James Brown is coming up at the Blue Note on Tuesday.

Epilepsy Foundation of Hawaii annual conference

The Epilepsy Foundation of Hawaii is holding its annual conference this weekend.

Tango Extravaganza heads back to the islands

Hawaii violinist Iggy Jang is bringing back the Tango Extravaganza to the islands.

Leeward Discovery Fair at Leeward Community College

Create. Explore. Discover. The entire family can do all three and more at Discovery Fair, on Saturday, November 3, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Leeward Community College on the Pearl City campus. Admission and parking are free.

Sen. Mazie Hirono discusses the top issues facing the nation

Election Day is less than a week away, and voters are going to have to decide very soon on who to vote for.

Special Olympics Hawaii 50th Anniversary

Recognizing five decades of work supporting Hawaii athletes with intellectual disabilities, Special Olympics Hawaii will host a 50th Anniversary Celebration on Saturday, Nov. 3, 2018 at Mid-Pacific Country Club at 5:30 p.m. The benefit event invites guests to enjoy a festive evening of dining...

Geek Beat: Apple’s Latest Porducts

Geek Beat: The Geeks reviews Apple's latest products

51st annual statewide “Juried Exhibition”

Fine art will be on display at Hawaii Craftsmen’s 51st statewide “Juried Exhibition.”

MLB stars to train in Hawaii for first time

Major league baseball players will be making a stop in Hawaii for the first time this weekend.

Charley’s Taxi driving simulator

The new virtual driving lab simulator not only tests driving skills, but also creates distracted driving simulations to test a person’s ability to stay focused on the road.

Youth Challenge Academy recruiting

The program will teach cadets life-long skills, including job skills and responsible citizenship.

Made in Maui County Festival

The Made in Maui County Festival is considered the islands' biggest local shopping day of the year, and it’s coming up this weekend.

Bitcoin may link to global warming

A new study says that widespread adoption of bitcoin will exacerbate global warming.

HART Board pushes for charter amendment

The Honolulu Authority for Rapid Transit is supporting a charter amendment that would help fix a quorum challenge.

  Super Typhoon Yutu tied for strongest storm of 2018

Super Typhoon Yutu slammed into the northern Mariana islands, one person even saying it looked like a small war swept through.

National Drug Takeback Day

Tomorrow is national take back day so it’s the perfect time to turn in unused or expired medications.

Hawaii Youth Symphony celebrates the "Gift of Music” in upcoming fundraiser

The Hawaii Youth Symphony will be celebrating the gift of music “In The Key of Sea” at its upcoming fundraiser.

Campaign 2018: City council candidate Tommy Waters

The elections are less than two weeks away and one of the most-watched races for city council is the seat for East Honolulu.

Hear spooky Hawaii ghost stories just in time for Halloween

The events will be held Friday and Saturday.

Kids get in free at upcoming UH Wahine volleyball game

UH is coming off two sweeps on the road.

Foodie Fix: Pier 9 by Sam Choy

Chef Sam Choy is in the house for this week's Foodie Fix.

Healthcare Hero: Dee Ono

Pamela Punihaole can't talk about Dee Ono and the care the home health nurse provided her husband without choking up.

Honolulu Zoo’s “Boo at the Zoo” event

Halloween is just around the corner and the Honolulu Zoo is hosting a family-friendly event this weekend.

Wine and Dine event to support Pearl Harbor Aviation Museum

A special wine and dine event to benefit the Pearl Harbor Aviation Museum is coming up Monday.

Dream Big Teacher Challenge: Music teacher proposes Hawaii’s very own Music Olympics

He wants to create a Niu Valley Music Olympic Invitational.

Kahuku Medical Center 10th anniversary

The Kahuku Medical Center will be 90 years old next year, but this Saturday it also marks a tenth anniversary.

Girl Scouts of Hawaii’s STEM Fest

The Girl Scouts of Hawaii’s STEM Fest is coming up next week Saturday.

Sunrise Shape Up: Total body workout

In this week’s Sunrise Shape Up, Bryan Watkins and Phil Martin show Steve a total body workout.

Dream Big Teacher Challenge: Aiea teacher dreams of a health science community center

If she won, an Aiea teacher would use a $100,000 grant to create a health science community center.

Dream Big Teacher Challenge: A Big Island elementary teacher hopes to build a telescope observatory

A Big Island teacher is in the running for a $100,000 grant from Farmers Insurance.

Energy Star Day

The ratepayer-funded agency, Hawaii Energy, is helping people celebrate Energy Star Day.

Hundreds of surfers to participate in 100 Wave Challenge

Hundreds of surfers, including some pros, will hit the beach to take the 100 Wave Challenge.

Congressional candidate Brian Evans to take on Gabbard in election

Brian Evans is running to become Hawaii’s next delegate to Congress.

Hawaii girl on Food Network’s ‘Kids Baking Championship’ demonstrates Halloween cupcakes

Taylor Inouye made Hawaii proud when she went on Food Network’s Kids Baking Championship.