Veterinarians have been unable to determine the cause of a mysterious disease linked to the deaths of more than a dozen wild horses on the Big Island, officials said.
The Hawaii Campaign Spending Commission fined more than 80 candidates running for elected office in the state for violating campaign finance laws.
The damage to Hawaii County facilities from the flooding caused by Hurricane Lane’s torrential rains totaled about $20 million, an official said.
Big Island officials are considering adding language to the county’s ethics code requiring officers and employees to provide the public with information that is accurate and factual.
The state and Hawaii County are asking the 9th Circuit of Appeals to reconsider a ruling that says Hawaii’s legal requirement for getting a license to carry a firearm in public violates the Second Amendment.