Rescue and rehabilitation of Hawaiian monk seals is Ke Kai Ola Marine Mammal Center’s mission, but it’s rare that one of their patients comes from the Main Hawaiian Islands.
Authorities in Hawaii say two associates of a man suspected of killing a Big Island police officer have been arrested but the shooter remains at large.
A suspect wanted in the killing of the first police officer to be fatally shot on Hawaii’s Big Island likely remains hidden on the mostly rural eastern side of the vast island, authorities said Thursday.
A Hawaii man was sentenced to eight days in jail for a road rage encounter that resulted in damage to a car and a tourist getting punched last year.
The state Department of Labor & Industrial Relations announced on Thursday that the seasonally adjusted unemployment rate for Hawaii in June was 2.1 percent, compared to 2.0 percent in May. The jobless rate on Kauai in June was 2.9 percent, up from 2.1 percent in May but the same as the 2.9 percent in June 2017.
A man suspected of gunning down a Hawaii police officer was killed during a shootout with officers Friday after a three-day search across the Big Island, authorities said.
The Office of the County Clerk, Elections Division is reminding voters who reside in the Wainiha-Haena area that Elections Division staff will be at the Hanalei Colony Resort today between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. to distribute absentee ballots to area residents who submitted applications by July 6.