At cemeteries across the state, a Memorial Day unlike any other

There won't be any big public ceremonies, but cemeteries like Punchbowl will still be open for individual grave site visits.

  US faces Memorial Day like no other under virus restrictions

U.S. authorities warned beach-goers to heed social-distancing rules to avoid a resurgence of the virus that has infected 5.4 million people worldwide and killed over 345,000, including nearly 100,000 Americans, according to a tally by Johns Hopkins University.
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SpaceX’s 1st astronaut launch breaking new ground for style

The first astronauts launched by SpaceX are breaking new ground for style with hip spacesuits, gull-wing Teslas and a sleek rocketship — all of it white with black trim.


Some Hawaii public schools to continue grab-and-go meal service this summer

  Honolulu Prosecutors raid another Century Center massage parlor

  Forecast: Light winds for the Memorial Day holiday

Meet Neelix and Sandi, the Honolulu Zoo’s newest residents

Send us your photos: Hawaii celebrates the class of 2020!

Families got creative to celebrate their graduates.
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High prices at grocery stores and supply chain disruptions expected to persist

Americans looking to get outside this holiday weekend, maybe fire up the grill, should be prepared to see high prices at grocery stores, especially cookout staples like ground beef and chicken.

No new cases of COVID-19 reported Sunday

2K gallons of raw sewage spilled in Hanapepe

Crash involving wild pig leaves a man critically injured on Maui

Big Island churches, salons get ‘OK’ to reopen on June 1st

Alleged chicken shooter among latest arrested for quarantine violations

Economist outlines how long it could take for Hawaii to fully bounce back

  Contract delays sidelined investigators crucial to quarantine enforcement

Happy 100th birthday! Ewa Beach family holds a parade in place of a party

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  Memorial Day weekend draws crowds -- and triggers warnings

The U.S. is continuing a cautious state-by-state reopening, even as the president urged states to relax their lockdowns during the Memorial Day weekend.


NBA legend Dwyane Wade on Tagovailoa: 'It’s going to be Dolphins town’

The most storied player in the history of Miami Heat basketball says there’s no debate about it: Florida loves basketball, but it’s not the state’s top sports draw.

Punahou football coach, others on paid leave amidst investigation into abuse allegations

Ane, along with several other school officials who have also been placed on paid leave, are not accused of sexual misconduct and are not named as defendants in the lawsuits, which were filed nearly two weeks ago.

Hawaii players fly off the board in final day of NFL Draft

The inaugural 2020 virtual NFL Draft wrapped up on Saturday with multiple players with Hawaii ties realizing their NFL dreams.


Diver who died after going missing in waters off Kaaawa identified

  Forecast: Trade winds slowing down for the holiday weekend

DLNR proposes $100K in fines for 3 alleged aquarium fish poachers

Joe Biden wins Hawaii’s Democratic Presidential Primary

The struggle between reopening and preventing a second wave of COVID-19 cases

Hawaii has one of the lowest infection rates and death rates in the nation and some say it's time to be more aggressive in re-opening the economy.
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Memorial Day even more poignant as veterans die from virus

People around the country are struggling to find ways to honor fallen heroes on a Memorial Day like no other, with people avoiding crowds to prevent the spread of the virus.

  With lots of changes, salons, barbers and other ‘medium-risk’ businesses reopen on Kauai

  Getting unemployment benefits? You might want to save some for Uncle Sam

  Chinatown businesses say vandalism has risen during lockdown

  Amid talk of boosting agricultural in Hawaii, could the ulu finally get its due?