Blaisdell staunchly advocated for the health needs of Native Hawaiians and was an early and strong supporter of their independence.
Kali Watson is asking lawmakers for more time to spend $600 million for Native Hawaiian homesteads as well as more influence.
A lawsuit is the latest salvo in a yearslong legal battle over future of the Big Island mountain.
The Office of Hawaiian Affairs says it lacks the support in the Legislature to lift a ban on development and appears to be repositioning itself.
The rich lives and traditions of the "Forbidden Isle" were captured in the Hawaiian language newspapers that flourished for more than a century.
Mayor Richard Bissen says Maui is exploring options to convert short-term vacation rentals for tourists into long-term housing options for displaced locals.
A panel discussion on opening day of the Native Hawaiian Convention on Maui explored ways to provide affordable housing by purchasing properties burned in the Aug. 8 wildfire.
A decision by the Hawaii Supreme Court removes a final obstacle blocking release of $286 million to class action plaintiffs
The bullets and bombs were left on the range there 80 years ago, but the U.S. military is still cleaning up the mess.