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January 9, 2022, 1:57 AM

Hawaii lawmakers hear football program concerns

The University of Hawaii Board of Regents plans to address the issue of morale on the university’s football team following a legislative hearing that featured testimony from former players and that the university system president criticized as one-sided
January 9, 2022, 1:57 AM
January 5, 2022, 4:07 AM

Authorities investigate deadly fall into Hawaii volcano

The body of a 75-year-old man was recovered from a closed area at the Kilauea Volcano in Hawaii. Authorities believe he fell from the viewing area.
January 5, 2022, 4:07 AM
Authorities investigate deadly fall into Hawaii volcano
January 4, 2022, 5:40 AM

Hawaii upholds order requiring Navy to drain fuel tanks

Hawaii’s Department of Health is upholding the governor’s order requiring the Navy to drain massive World War II-era fuel tanks after oil leaking from the facility contaminated Pearl Harbor’s tap water
January 4, 2022, 5:40 AM
January 4, 2022, 1:43 AM

Man found dead in Hawaii Volcanoes National Park

The body of a 75-year-old man has been found in Hawaii Volcanoes National Park after he apparently fell from a closed area late Sunday night on Hawaii's Big Island
January 4, 2022, 1:43 AM
1 month ago

Hawaii: Don't burn Christmas trees at sacred Oahu sandbar

Hawaii’s public lands agency is warning people that they face arrest if found burning Christmas trees at an oceanic sandbar
1 month ago
2 months ago

Toxic water forces shutdowns in Hawaii

Thousands of people on Oahu are affected by potentially toxic water. At least 1,500 families in Honolulu say they started to see fuel in their water about two weeks ago.
2 months ago
Toxic water forces shutdowns in Hawaii
2 months ago

Navy grappling with water contamination in Hawaii

The Navy has shut down a second well following a water contamination that suspended operations at a facility in Hawaii.
2 months ago
Navy grappling with water contamination in Hawaii
2 months ago

Navy shuts off 2nd well in Hawaii following water contamination

The Navy has shut down a second well following a water contamination that suspended operations at a facility in Hawaii.
2 months ago
Navy shuts off 2nd well in Hawaii following water contamination
2 months ago

Hawaii under state of emergency

The National Weather Service is warning about catastrophic flooding as an intense storm batters the state.
2 months ago
Hawaii under state of emergency
2 months ago

State of emergency in Hawaii

In the past 48 hours, nearly four times the monthly rainfall fell in Hawaii and caused flash flooding, mudslides, road closures and power outages.
2 months ago
State of emergency in Hawaii
2 months ago

Navy contests Hawaii's orders to suspend, drain fuel tanks

The U.S. Navy is contesting orders from Hawaii to suspend use of fuel tanks at a complex above a drinking water aquifer until certain conditions are met
2 months ago
2 months ago

Hawaii officials call on Navy to suspend fuel operations after water contamination

Hawaii officials are calling on the Navy to stop their fuel operations as they fix the ongoing water contamination issue.
2 months ago
Hawaii officials call on Navy to suspend fuel operations after water contamination
2 months ago

Adoptive parents arrested over Hawaii girl's disappearance

Isaac and Lehua Kalua have been arrested for second-degree murder in connection with Isabella "Ariel" Kalua's disappearance, according to the Honolulu Police Department.
2 months ago
Adoptive parents arrested over Hawaii girl's disappearance
3 months ago

Hawaii holds on to virus restrictions even as cases plummet

Hawaii remains among the most restrictive states for COVID-19 mandates, despite having one of the highest vaccination rates in the country
3 months ago
3 months ago

Hawaii's governor welcomes travelers as COVID counts drop

Hawaii’s governor says COVID-19 case counts and hospitalizations have declined to the point where the islands are ready to welcome travelers once again
3 months ago
4 months ago

7 people injured in Honolulu by falling branch of huge tree

A large tree branch collapsed in Honolulu’s Waikiki neighborhood.
4 months ago
5 months ago

Judge rejects charges for Hawaii officers in teen's killing

A Hawaii judge has rejected murder and attempted murder charges against three Honolulu police officers in the fatal shooting of a teenager, preventing the case from going to trial
5 months ago
7 months ago

Hawaii soldier pleads not guilty to murder in wife's death

A Hawaii-based soldier is pleading not guilty in military court to first-degree premeditated murder in the January beating and stabbing death of his wife
7 months ago
8 months ago

Hawaii area can expect 2 to 5 storms during hurricane season

Federal forecasters say the central Pacific basin including Hawaii can expect between two and five tropical depressions, tropical storms or hurricanes this year
8 months ago
9 months ago

Shark scare for 6-year-old girl in Hawaii

The family says the 6-year-old girl was playing in shallow water at the beach when a shark fin suddenly appeared in the waves behind her. She ran out of the water and was not hurt.
9 months ago
Shark scare for 6-year-old girl in Hawaii
1 year ago

Hawaii governor declares state of emergency following major flooding

Some areas of Hawaii got 1 to 2 feet of rain in just 24 hours.
1 year ago
Hawaii governor declares state of emergency following major flooding
1 year ago

Hawaii lifeguard saves struggling swimmer

A swimmer was rescued after getting caught in a rip current on Oahu's North Shore.
1 year ago
Hawaii lifeguard saves struggling swimmer
2 years ago

Hawaii telescope protesters leave camp due to virus concerns

Opponents of the Thirty Meter Telescope project on Hawaii's Big Island have left their camp because of concerns over the spread of the coronavirus
2 years ago
2 years ago

Troubled cruise ship with 2,000 passengers docks in Honolulu

The ship needs repairs to its propulsion system.
2 years ago
Troubled cruise ship with 2,000 passengers docks in Honolulu
2 years ago

2 cruise ships not allowed to disembark in Honolulu

There are no positive cases of coronavirus on either vessel.
2 years ago
2 cruise ships not allowed to disembark in Honolulu
2 years ago

Prosecutors: Hawaii man led meth ring while councilman

Arthur Brun is accused of leading a major drug-trafficking conspiracy.
2 years ago
Prosecutors: Hawaii man led meth ring while councilman
2 years ago

2 officers dead, 3 people unaccounted for in shooting in Honolulu: Officials

The incident occurred about 10 a.m. local time.
2 years ago
2 police officers dead in Hawaii shooting: Officials
2 years ago

2 officers dead, 3 people unaccounted for in Hawaii

A man facing eviction allegedly stabbed his landlord, shot the responding officers and set several homes ablaze. ABC News’ Kenneth Moton reports.
2 years ago
2 officers dead, 3 people unaccounted for in Hawaii
2 years ago

2 officers reported killed in active shooting in Hawaii

The suspect reportedly set a home on fire in the trendy Waikiki Beach area of Honolulu.
2 years ago
2 officers reported killed in active shooting in Hawaii
2 years ago

New safety concerns over sightseeing tours after Hawaii helicopter crash

There have been 18 civilian crashes in Hawaii since 2015, according to the NTSB, and fatalities from U.S. helicopters jumped 20% from 2017 to 2018.
2 years ago
New safety concerns over sightseeing tours after Hawaii helicopter crash
2 years ago

New details about tragic helicopter crash in Hawaii

Devastating fires rage across Australia; Woman survives cliff fall on Southern California Coast
2 years ago
New details about tragic helicopter crash in Hawaii
2 years ago

Police: All 7 killed in Hawaii tour helicopter crash

Helicopter crash killed three minors and four adults, officials confirmed.
2 years ago
2 years ago

6 of 7 bodies recovered after Hawaii helicopter crash

The NTSB has been on the scene to try to determine what brought the chopper down.
2 years ago
6 of 7 bodies recovered after Hawaii helicopter crash
2 years ago

First victims of the Hawaii helicopter crash identified, one body still missing

Six passengers and the pilot of a Safari Helicopter Tour crashed in Kauai's Nā Pali Coast.
2 years ago
First victims of the Hawaii helicopter crash identified, one body still missing
2 years ago

Hawaii police to stand down from telescope construction site

Police are leaving a Hawaii mountain where protesters are blocking construction of a giant telescope because the project isn't moving forward for now
2 years ago
Hawaii law enforcement to stand-down from telescope site
2 years ago

Bill aims to prevent repeat of Hawaii false missile alert

A false missile alert triggered panic in Hawaii nearly two years ago.
2 years ago
Bill aims to prevent repeat of Hawaii false missile alert
2 years ago

Increased number of STDs in Hawaii linked to online dating

Number of STDs in Hawaii are highest it's been in decades.
2 years ago
2 years ago

Search continues for hiker missing in Hawaii

On Aug. 30, Kyle Brittain of Honolulu, Hawaii, set out around 6 a.m. for a solo hike on Hawaii's Big Island.
2 years ago
Search continues for hiker missing in Hawaii
2 years ago

Amid protest, Hawaii astronomers lose observation time

Astronomers on Hawaii's tallest mountain cancelled some 2,000 hours of viewing.
2 years ago
2 years ago

Manhunt underway for suspect behind fires at 3 high-rise resorts in Hawaii

Police released images of an unidentified "person of interest" in the cases on Wednesday.
2 years ago
Manhunt underway for suspect behind fires at 3 high-rise resorts
2 years ago

Widow on Hawaiian vacation to heal from losing husband falls to her death from 'very dangerous' cliff

The woman plunged about 45 feet to her death after falling from a cliff.
2 years ago
Widow on Hawaiian vacation to heal from losing husband falls to her death from cliff
3 years ago

'The Rock' visits Hawaii protesters as envoy prepares talks

Dancers performed hula and chants as Johnson arrived at the protest site.
3 years ago
'The Rock' visits Hawaii protesters as envoy prepares talks
3 years ago

Opponents of giant Hawaii telescope launch protest march

Opponents of planned telescope on Hawaii's highest peak have launched a protest march
3 years ago
3 years ago

Protests flare over construction of telescope in Hawaii

The site where they plan to build is considered sacred by some Native Hawaiians.
3 years ago
Native Hawaiians to protest telescope construction on sacred mountain
3 years ago

Residents on high alert as brush fire burns on island of Maui

The governor thanked Oprah Winfrey for giving county officials access to a road on her property for emergency evacuations.
3 years ago
Residents on high alert as brush fire burns on island of Maui
3 years ago

Loved ones remember victims of Hawaii plane crash

The crash took place on the island of Oahu.
3 years ago
Loved ones remember victims of Hawaii plane crash
3 years ago

11 people killed in a plane crash in Hawaii

The plane had sustained "substantial damage" on an earlier skydiving flight in 2016, according to the NTSB.
3 years ago
11 people killed in a plane crash in Hawaii
3 years ago

Authorities say 9 killed after aircraft crashes in Hawaii

Hawaii transportation officials say nine people have died after a twin-engine aircraft crashed in Hawaii
3 years ago
3 years ago

Citing cleaning, county closes Hilo park favored by homeless

Hawaii County is closing a downtown Hilo park to clean up litter and feces.
3 years ago
3 years ago

Hiker who went missing in Maui's rugged terrain found dead

Search teams found the body of Noah Mina 300 feet down the side of a mountain.
3 years ago
Hiker who went missing in Maui's rugged terrain found dead