Tension was high Wednesday morning at a Social Security office in Kapolei after a man was arrested for having a gun and ammunition in his backpack. The gun was registered to his wife and his family says it was all a big mistake.
A Big Island man says he’s on the road to recovery after being attacked by a shark in waters off a Kona beach. On Wednesday, the beach remained closed after a group of reef sharks were seen swimming in the area.
City Councilmember Ron Menor says he has a new way to get help to homeless without them having to panhandle or beg.
Don’t want to get stuck in traffic? Why not try riding a bike? That’s what some federal, state, and City officials did on Wednesday.
The Howard Hughes Corporation and Alexander & Baldwin mapped out their development plans to the Hawaii Community Development Authority on Wednesday.
The state Department of Transportation has rescheduled road work on the H-1 Freeway due to the major traffic delays it caused on Tuesday.
Big Island police have charged a 24-year-old Puna woman in connection with a burglary last month in Puna.
James Gandolfini, whose portrayal of a brutal, emotionally delicate mob boss in HBO’s “The Sopranos” helped create one of TV’s greatest drama series and turned the mobster stereotype on its head, died Wednesday in Italy. He was 51.
The Kapolei Post Office could close as soon as August. In 2011, the U.S. Postal Service announced it was considering closing thousands of post offices around the country including the Kapolei location.
A Big Island man was sentenced to three months in jail after he ran over and killed his 3-year-old son with a pickup truck.