A lawsuit filed last year alleged repeated spills and runoff of cattle manure, cattle urine and other waste from Big Island Dairy violated federal laws.
Hawaii County officials are fast-tracking the permitting of new package homes or repairs of ones damaged during Kilauea eruption.
Critics argue these rentals are one of the few economic bright spots in the lava-ravaged district.
Police are investigating the suspicious death that occurred on Halloween.
Pohoiki was home to a ramp heavily used by fishermen. Now officials must decide whether to restore it or preserve a black sand beach.
NOAA rescued the two malnourished pups in the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands amid fears they wouldn’t survive the winter.
With the inclusion of Big Island data first requested in July 2017, only Honolulu police officers are still missing. A judge’s ruling is pending on that.