PO‘IPU — First responders located a missing diver in waters off Po‘ipu near Koloa Landing Tuesday morning.
HONOLULU — Hawaii lawmakers opened a new session of the Legislature on Wednesday with House leaders proposing to raise the state’s minimum wage to $18 an hour and spend $600 million on housing for Native Hawaiians on the waiting list for Hawaiian homelands.
HONOLULU — Many University of Hawaii classes continue to be held online because the state is experiencing a surge of COVID-19 cases due to the omicron variant.
LIHU‘E — Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and wife Dr. Priscilla Chan will gift $50 million over seven years to ocean-conservation research through the University of Hawai‘i at Manoa School of Ocean and Earth Science and Technology.
HONOLULU — The University of Hawaii is expanding its flagship Manoa campus to build a learning center and dorm for students who want to be entrepreneurs.
HONOLULU — Residents of Hawaiian homelands may soon have more options for connecting to the internet.
A new mural adorning the west wall of The Right Slice pie and pastry shop in Kalaheo received its final strokes Friday at the Papalina Road stop light at Kaumuali‘i Highway.
Monday was an observed school holiday, but the technology classroom buzzed with activity from students preparing projects for the Student Television Network convention and Kate Nakamura engaged in a pre-recording segment for the Public Broadcasting Service NewsHour program that will air on Tuesday, Jan. 25.
A total of 14 venues and events were recognized for undertaking energy efficiency and sustainable business practices that will help their bottom lines while advancing Hawai‘i’s clean-energy and sustainability goals.