HILO, Big Island (KHNL) - Hilo International Airport is slated for improvements.
Congresswoman Mazie Hirono announced a $2,383,615 U.S. Department of Transportation grant for upgrades.
About 90% of the federal funding will be used to upgrade the airport terminal's air conditioning system.
The remaining funds will go toward the construction of a new airport ramp, as well as a taxiway at the Hilo International Airport.
Trump intensifies trade war by imposing tariffs on $200B more of China goods starting next week.
Trade winds will be blowing over the islands, bringing with them the usual passing showers for windward areas, although it will be a little wetter for the Hilo side of the Big Island.
Hackers are hijacking peoples' cell phones by tricking mobile service providers into thinking they're you.
Students at Farrington High School this week made a statement with the selection of their homecoming queen.
Rail disruptions will be moving deeper into the city as crews start a four-year, $400-million project to relocate utility lines in the city center section.