Hawaii Pacific University is preparing for changes in the future and it's starting by cutting staff.
On Friday, the school said it is laying off a small number of workers, but would not specify how many.
According to HPU, only administrative staff were laid off and no faculty cuts were made.
An official said over the next five years, the school wants to be in the top 10 master's-granting universities in the western U.S.
Traffic investigators have cleared the scene of a deadly early morning crash in Pearl City. Just after 1 a.m. Friday morning, police say a motorcycle crashed into a parked car along Kaahumanu Street.
When a plane crashes into the ocean, people can increase their chances of survival by keeping in mind a few simple things.
One of the survivors in a plane crash off Molokai was determined to get everyone out and into their life vests, even swimming a half mile to shore to flag down help.