The Hawaii Association of Broadcasters Inc. has awarded $43,000 in academic scholarships this year to assist students in their pursuit of college study with career goals of working in the local broadcast industry in Hawaii. Among those receiving scholarships is Kauai’s Leanna Thesken, who is attending Point Loma Nazarene University.
The misting rains that punctuated the Kauai Interscholastic Federation football games were not unfavorable to the Waimea High School homecoming court Friday during the gridiron matchup with Kapaa at Hanapepe Stadium, where a bunch of white convertibles quietly waited below the scoreboard.
The U.S. Coast Guard has rescued seven people aboard a fishing vessel that caught fire off Oahu’s southern coast.
Hawaii County could receive more than $300 million in state and federal funding to support recovery and response efforts stemming from the 2018 eruption of Kilauea volcano, but only a portion of funding has so far been obtained, and even less has been spent, as the county works to cement long-term recovery plans.
A hearing to consider a mental evaluation for one of two women charged with killing a 6-year-old boy was postponed after a jail failed to transport her to court.
Hawaii and federal law enforcement agencies have announced they are targeting illegal gambling operations on Oahu.
Hawaii has amassed a backlog of property title certificates that stretches back six years, state officials said.