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Judge Gives Stevie Wonder Concert Scammer 5 Years In Prison AP

Judge Gives Stevie Wonder Concert Scammer 5 Years In Prison

The University of Hawaii paid out $200,000 in what became known as the “Wonder Blunder.”

Vietnamese Worker Saved 7 Lives When Hawaii Fishing Boat Sank AP

Vietnamese Worker Saved 7 Lives When Hawaii Fishing Boat Sank

Khanh Huynh was serving as the vessel’s de facto captain, even though he endured the same conditions as other foreign crew members.

Hawaii Legalizes Medical Aid In Dying AP

Hawaii Legalizes Medical Aid In Dying

UPDATED: The Legislature debated the issue for years before approving a bill that Gov. David Ige signed Thursday.

Hawaii’s Low Unemployment Rate Masks Underlying Problems Anthony Quintano/Civil Beat

Hawaii’s Low Unemployment Rate Masks Underlying Problems

In a state with a jobless rate of 2.1 percent, island residents have work if they want it. But their incomes often don’t pay the bills.

Bill To Help Hawaiians Keep Ancestral Land Clears Senate Panel AP

Bill To Help Hawaiians Keep Ancestral Land Clears Senate Panel

The measure follows Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg’s efforts to buy out owners of parcels interspersed within his oceanfront estate.

Wife Says NOAA Observer On Sunken Boat ‘Traumatized’ U.S. Coast Guard via AP

Wife Says NOAA Observer On Sunken Boat ‘Traumatized’

The longline vessel Princess Hawaii sank on Sunday about 400 miles north of the Big Island.

Honolulu Police Chief Defends Reassignment Of Union Leaders Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Honolulu Police Chief Defends Reassignment Of Union Leaders

Union head testifies the actions caused fear among members and that he was maligned in a news interview.

Hawaii Picks New Leader For Agency That Sent False Missile Alert AP

Hawaii Picks New Leader For Agency That Sent False Missile Alert

Thomas Travis has commanded a submarine squadron and was deputy commander of an aircraft carrier strike group.

House Committee Boosts Neighbor Island Share Of Hotel Tax Cory Lum/Civil Beat

House Committee Boosts Neighbor Island Share Of Hotel Tax

Hawaii, Maui and Kauai counties would get bigger pieces of the revenue pie, but not Honolulu.