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A Hawaii County Council member is proposing to restrict where the birds, many used for illegal cockfighting, can roost.
During the Cold War, attack preparations were proposed that called for interisland evacuations and commandeering of property.
A Big Island group documented at least 10 cases of infections contracted by people swimming near industrial sites.
They’re already established on every island except Molokai, and experts say a concerted effort is required to stop their spread.
For those coming out of prison, there are only a handful of residential treatment centers.
After he was released from custody, the man was dissuaded from filing a complaint, the suit states.
Hawaii County crime isn’t on the rise. But the prosecutor says residents are justifiably upset by a clogged criminal justice system.
North Kona residents have been forced to curtail water use to essentials like cooking and drinking.
The complaint claims the company is violating the Clean Water Act by fouling ocean-bound gulches with animal waste.
Bolstered by a mobile slaughterhouse and new butcher shops, the fledgling industry is trying to keep it all local in Hawaii County.
A recent change in securities law allows companies to offer stocks and bonds through Kickstarter-like websites.
Big Island activists have for years unsuccessfully prodded officials to install toilets on the ancient Kaawaloa trail to the Captain Cook Monument.