Career criminal netted in crackdown on gang faces life behind bars

UH proposes using medical students to help ease Neighbor Island doctor shortage

Volunteers spend hours removing 4,000-pound ‘ghost net’ from Oahu beach

  Being all that you can be: A day in the life of a U.S. Army recruiter

  Company whose tow truck plowed into 10 cars: We’re cooperating with police

  Family of Hawaii’s iconic ‘Sailor Jerry’ sues company that makes rum by the same name

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  Swell hampers efforts to salvage sailboat that ran aground at Magic Island

Board of Water Supply crews work to repair contractor-damaged line

  Forecast: A few more Big Island showers, but otherwise lots of sunshine for the weekend

Sunrise On The Road: Maui Film Festival

  From coco puffs to the Rainbow Special: Meet the people serving up nostalgia with every order

  Alabama man completes nationwide mission to give back ― one lawn at a time

  Hungry? L&L’s 52-cent plate lunch deal is even better this year

If 52-cent L & L plate lunches weren’t cheap enough, this year they’re even cheaper.

After year-long closure, breathtaking Kalalau hiking trail will reopen

But a set of new restrictions for the area are aimed at combating over-tourism.

Report: Hawaii students miss more school because of suspensions than average

That's according to a new report published by the American Civil Liberties Union.

Analysis: The average mortgage debt in Hawaii tops $340,000

The analysis also found that Hawaii had the fourth-lowest homeownership rate, at 58.5%.

A concrete dome housing nuclear waste in the middle of the Pacific is crumbling

  Before you hit the beach or hike that trail, first responders want you to read this

  Halawa inmate’s attempted escape prompts hours-long lockdown

Presidential candidate Tulsi Gabbard makes the cut for first presidential debate

Task force to be formed to examine Hawaii’s involuntary hospitalization procedures

Kauai land sale lawsuit linked to Facebook’s Zuckerberg is dismissed

Up for sale: Hospital beds from Hilo Medical Center

They’re priced at $250 each.

Motorcyclist seriously injured in crash in Pearl City

It happened around 8 p.m. Thursday.

Ige, other governors meet with Trump to talk workforce development

Gov. Ige met with the president at the White House today to discuss workforce development.

  Businessman hopes ‘Seabins’ are solution to Ala Wai Harbor’s trash problem

Seabins are floating garbage bins with a pump that filters out debris and plastics.

  Kaiser, Queen’s Health headed to court over emergency billing

The suit was filed after negotiations fell apart.

Hometown Heroes: The psychiatrist who practices on the streets to ‘make Hawaii a better place’

"As far as I know, I'm the only psychiatrist who goes out into the field."

  US says Iran removed unexploded mine from oil tanker

The U.S. military on Friday released a video it said showed Iran's Revolutionary Guard removing an unexploded limpet mine from one of the oil tankers targeted near the Strait of Hormuz, suggesting the Islamic Republic sought to remove evidence of its involvement from the scene.

Ex-Schofield Barracks employee charged in bribery conspiracy

Investigators claim Victor Garo leaked information over the last decade.

  Trial begins for suspect accused in brutal beating of Kona security guard

"It was very, very disturbing. My heart goes out to the security officer."

  After 2 pedestrian crashes, Kailua residents raise concerns about busy road

"People just fly by and they don’t stop."

Moiliili art installation is meant to attract drivers’ attention (and slow them down)

The street level art is meant to evoke images of Moiliili, including its historical caves and loi.

  Forecast: Dry weather with light trades and rising surf

A weak disturbance may increase showers for the Big Island this weekend.

  Thousands come out for a taste of the islands at ‘Hawaii on the Hill’

Good food, good music and good fun.

Hawaiian Airlines seeks Japanese-speaking flight attendants

Hawaiian Airlines flies 31 non-stop flights weekly between Hawaii and Japan.

Credit card debt in Hawaii grows at fastest clip in the nation

Experian said the average credit card debt in Hawaii is now nearly $6,500.

City hall to be lit up in red to raise awareness about blood donation

In Hawaii, only 2% of the population donates blood.

Tulsi Gabbard makes the cut for first DNC presidential debate

Tulsi Gabbard is among 20 candidates chosen to participate in the first DNC presidential debate.

  Newly-released evidence in Kealoha trial includes enhanced video of mailbox theft

The trial is set to resume next week.

Water main break leaves dozens without service in Waialae, Kahala areas

Repairs are ongoing.

$12M beachfront home in east Honolulu to be auctioned off without reserve

The home is currently listed at $12 million, and was purchased in 2018 for $7 million.

Siren testing scheduled for East Oahu areas on Thursday

Don't be alarmed, it's just a test.

Leeward Oahu brush fire deemed intentionally set

With the dry summer months nearing, it doesn’t take much to start a raging blaze.

  500 acres blackened in a Kauai brush fire

The fire reignited briefly on Wednesday, but was quickly snuffed out.

Felony theft charges against a former charter school principal dropped

Laara Allbrett was charged in 2017.

2 dehydrated hikers rescued overnight on an Oahu trail

It took crews about an hour to locate the pair.

Kaneohe-based Marine to be discharged after racist tweets

He will receive an other-than-honorable discharge once his final paperwork is complete.

  Ethics Commission forces several OHA trustees to pay back thousands

“The commission took action against multiple OHA trustees."

  New study finds worrying trends in Hawaii’s rates of suicide, drug deaths

People aren’t getting the help that they need, advocates said.

Arch Madness: Blues win 1st Stanley Cup, beating Bruins 4-1

The St. Louis Blues have won the first Stanley Cup in franchise history.

  Pearl City teen recounts her slow but steady recovery after pedestrian crash

17-year-old Victoria Arellano says the last thing she remembers from the night of the May 14 crash is getting off the bus on Waimano Home Road.

  'Justice was not served’: Under deal, accused murderer will only serve time for assault

With his no contest plea, Jhun Ley Irorita isn’t admitting any guilt.

  Faulty transmission line blamed for power outage at Honolulu’s airport

The message to travelers: Before heading to the airport, check on your flight status.

  Retiring Big Island ukulele teacher gets sweet surprise

Awww!

  Study: Average Honolulu resident would have to save for 40 years to afford a home

The report underscores just how out of reach homeownership is for many Honolulu residents.

  Honolulu is prepping for a national gathering of mayors. But who’s footing the bill?

The funding for the event is raising some red flags.

2 men arrested, charged in illegal cockfighting ring on Maui

Their bail has been set at $400 each.

A slithering hitchhiker makes its way to Maui in a man’s backpack

It caught the visitor by surprise.

  Rainbow Drive-In: For 57 years, a destination for the oh-so-ono plate lunch

“When you come here, you know exactly what you’re going to get."

  Anna Miller’s: Slide into a booth and grab a piece of pie at this Aiea favorite

Anna Miller's has caught some headwinds recently, but they're pushing through.

  Highway Inn: Making dishes for the ‘local palate’ since 1947 and still going strong

“Cooking Hawaiian food is an act of love and labor and a lot of aloha in it."

  Liliha Bakery: Did somebody say coco puffs?

The bakery’s puffs have made them a household name in the islands.

  A wedding at an off-limits area on Kauai’s North Shore is now under investigation

It highlights trespassing concerns and is upsetting locals.

Frozen berries sold at Costco stores in Hawaii recalled over Hepatitis A concerns

The Kirkland Signature Three Berry Blend from Townsend Farms, Inc. product has been recalled in San Diego, Los Angeles and Hawaii.

  Facebook debuts new tool to help you donate blood

The Red Cross says only 3 percent of people in this country who can give blood do so, and tens of thousands of donors are needed every day.

Forecast: Comfortable trade wind conditions to hold through the week

Trade winds will hold firm into next week

After Ewa Beach fire, firefighters stay busy battling 2 more blazes in West Oahu

A man was injured in the first fire of the night in Ewa Beach.

Man accused of kidnapping ex-girlfriend in Waimanalo turns himself in to police

Investigators said the man broke into the woman’s home on Monday night.

‘Unstoppable’: A new film about Bethany Hamilton heads to the big screen

It will debut 8 years after "Soul Surfer."

Charges dropped against former Hilo doctor accused of drug trafficking

Court-appointed doctors say Dr. Ernest Bade is not mentally competent to stand trial.

In ‘Save the Reef,’ young filmmaker sought to inspire rather than discourage

"If we come together to solve this issue, we can solve any problem in the world.”

  Hawaii wilts under sweltering temps and there’s little relief in sight

Dozens of heat records have been set or tied since mid-May.

Years-long project to identify Korean War ‘unknowns’ at Punchbowl underway

The remains, buried during the 1950s and 60s, were recovered from North and South Korea.

  City-funded domestic violence shelter that was barely used is slated to close down

Just days after the controversial Family Justice Center lost some funding officials confirm the safe house is shutting down.

$13M project to restore Waikiki Beach draws concern (and a little head scratching)

The project is set to kick off in late summer or early fall.

  ‘You can do anything’: Perseverance pays off for this Hawaii valedictorian

A local valedictorian won't have to worry about paying for college thanks to her hard work.

  Legendary battleship ‘Mighty Mo’ graces newest forever stamp

The unveiling event coincided with the anniversary of the battleship’s commissioning ― exactly 75 years ago.

  Tempers flare at community meeting on Waimanalo park project

At one point, the police were called.

  Kalihi man seriously injured after being stabbed in the neck

The incident happened at the Akepo Arms apartment complex on North King Street.