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The County Council chairman looks for a turnaround after being significantly outpolled by the former state representative in the primary.
Robin Danner and her son, Garrett, were arrested Wednesday after a confrontation when authorities tried to evict a former caretaker at Kumu Camp.
The winners must deal with several looming issues, including combating climate change, worries over the relentless growth of tourism and maintaining the island’s rural lifestyle.
Rusting hulks have become a common sight at otherwise scenic beach parks. The county is on pace to remove 1,300 vehicles this year.
Ron Wiley, a fixture at KONG radio for more than three decades, spent months talking locals through Hurricane Iniki and its aftermath.
A man who inspired well-attended monthly performances in the Native Hawaiian stronghold of Anahola was despondent over losing his job.
The bigger-than-life leader needs time to figure out what’s next, because he never expected to lose in the Democratic primary for LG.
UPDATED: The Kuhio Highway is closed near Hanalei, where business activity has come to a standstill. Sound familiar?
Garden Isle cops have been wearing cameras since 2016. There was some initial reluctance, but now “it’s part of our uniform.”
Meanwhile, a political newcomer emerges in the County Council race on a day when some of the island’s few voters were inspiring.
Maui’s Victorino and Kauai’s Kawakami lead in the most recent returns for mayor, while dozens of county council seats get fresh blood.
Authorities routinely recover dirty syringes and other big-city drug paraphernalia. All manner of prescription painkillers are turning up.
Local fishermen say the impact of the April storm on tourism has been a boon to the fish population.
The bottlers have long sought a permit to validate the taking of a small amount of spring water that some customers say has healing qualities.
With the North Shore’s marquee destinations still off-limits to tourists, the small town has become a packed daytime destination.