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For the island of Hawaii and to a lesser extent Maui, the afternoon and evening could be very different. Moisture moving up from the south could be enhanced by some instability aloft. That may result in heavy showers or thundershowers for the east end of our island chain. The wet weather could continue ...
The 2017-18 PGA Tour continues this week with the Sony Open in Hawaii at Waialae Country Club. We will be tracking the action. Follow along below… How to follow the action: All times Eastern. TELEVISION: Golf Channel (Thursday-Friday, 7-10:30 p.m.; Saturday, 7-10:30 p.m.; Sunday, 6-10 p.m.); PGA ...
Justin Thomas returns to the site of his 59 from last year, as 2018's first full-field event gets underway. There will be no sweep of the "Aloha Swing" this season. Who will hoist the hardware at the Sony Open? Rount 1 tee times · Round 1 leaderboard ...
U.S. military officials posted a warning letter to all Hawaii-based service members last month, alerting them that several areas in Waikiki have been flagged for high levels of "violent crime" and "illegal activity." The letter, distributed by the armed forces Disiciplinary Control Board, is meant to inform military ...
U.S. Marshals say they've brought a man who escaped from a Hawaii psychiatric hospital back to the islands from California. Randall Saito faces escape charges stemming from his unauthorized departure from Hawaii State Hospital in November. Advertisement. The agency said in a statement Wednesday ...

Hawaii Attorney General Doug Chin is requesting $2.5 million from the state Legislature to deal with violent events like disruptive protests and rallies. The Attorney General's Office said recent national events like white nationalist protests in Charlottesville and the Las Vegas mass shooting have raised ...
Stan Badz HONOLULU, HI - JANUARY 14: Daniel Berger plays a bunker shot on the ninth hole during the third round of the Sony Open in Honolulu, Hawaii at Waialae Country Club on January 14, 2017 in Honolulu, Hawaii. (Photo by Stan Badz/PGA TOUR). The PGA Tour remains in Hawaii this week ...
That's why, if you heard Alabama QB and fellow Hawaii native Tua Tagovailoa speak after winning the national championship Monday night, his interview answers sounded a lot like Mariota's. They share a relationship and a Polynesian culture. "Really, it's just a way of life," Mariota said. "It's always about ...
A mix of excitement, weariness from a long flight and a general lack of knowledge about Hawaii, or the ocean, can lead first-time visitors to make mistakes that may detract from their tropical adventure. If knowing is half the battle, then the list below will keep you away from making the same blunders made ...
He is expected to be flown back to Hawaii soon, where he will face charges for escaping from the State hospital in November. Hawaii Attorney General Doug Chin said in a live interview on Sunrise last month that U.S. Marshals would escort Saito back on a non-commercial plane. It's not clear when exactly ...
The Hawaii Tourism Authority is planning to meet face-to-face with UFC officials in Las Vegas within the next couple of months to discuss a possible event at Aloha Stadium. HTA president and CEO George Szigeti told KHON2 sports Director Rob DeMello Tuesday afternoon about the planned discussion.
Justin Thomas will be playing with Kevin Kisner and Jason Dufner in Round 1 and 2 at the Sony Open in Hawaii. (Sam Greenwood/Getty Images). The first full-field event of 2018 takes place this week at the Sony Open in Hawaii. Led by defending champion Justin Thomas - who opened last year's ...
The Chamber of Commerce Hawaii today announced its line up of activities for its 5th annual Chamber Week, January 16-19, 2018, giving members and the business community an opportunity to meet legislators and share their thoughts and concerns about the business climate in Hawaii. Chamber Week ...
Long Beach will become Hawaiian's 12th destination on the U.S. mainland. It already provides service to the Southland from Los Angeles and San Diego. The new service comes as Southwest Airlines moves toward starting flights from California to Hawaii. Last September the airline said it would begin ...
Those who visit Hawaii with the intent of whale watching will find humpback whales off the islands' coasts from December through May. February is considered by many as the absolute peak of the season, as it's when the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration completes its annual whale survey.
Hawaii has one of the lowest unemployment rates in the nation, but also had the fifth highest population drop in 2017. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, there are 37 more people per day moving out of Hawaii than there are moving in. And the short answer to why is because it's expensive to live here.

HONOLULU -- I can't remember the first time I tasted poke, because in Hawaii, where I grew up, it was always there -- in a plastic tub from Foodland or Tamura's or Tamashiro's, tossed on the table as a snack or a side dish. Never the main event, but always essential: pieces of raw fish seasoned simply, ...
rumors have long swirled about Riverdale's Lili Reinhart and Cole Sprouse. While they've both remained silent about whether or not they're a couple in real life, their onscreen chemistry speaks for itself. As Betty Cooper and Jughead Jones in Riverdale, Reinhart and Sprouse are totally loved up, even if ...
... Calls on State Agency to Enforce Beach Rules. A Hawaii lawmaker is calling for the state Department of Land and natural resources to enforce rules that prevent resorts and vendors from reserving space on public beaches. Jan. 6, 2018, at 4:58 p.m.. Hawaii Lawmaker Calls on State Agency to Enforce Beach Rules ...
The franchises second year, but first as a championship eligible member of the ABA will tip-off on Saturday night against the Southwest Atlanta Warriors at the Neal Blaisdell Center. The Black and gold bring back the team's leading scorer, Leon Ballard of Chaminade who averaged over 20 points per game ...
Later that evening, the onscreen love interests were spotted holding hands and kissing. Lili Reinhart Cole Sprouse beach Hawaii Lili Reinhart and Cole Sprouse on the beach in Hawaii on January 5, 2018. Splash News. As previously reported, an eyewitness told Us Weekly that the two seemed hot and ...
"Coach banker's experience and love of Hawaii made this an easy decision," Hawaii coach Nick Rolovich said in a statement. "He not only cares about UH football but for the people of Hawaii and he appreciate the way the game is played here and the importance of football in the local community.
Hawaii State hospital escapee Randall Saito is expected to be extradited to Hawaii from California sometime next week, according to a spokeswoman of the Superior Court of California in San Joaquin. Court Operations manager Marilyn Green said Saito, 59, remains in custody at the San Joaquin County ...
Justin Thomas returns to the scene where he opened last year's event with a 59 on the way to a major rewrite of the PGA TOUR's scoring records, defending the second of back-to-back Hawaii titles at the Sony Open in Hawaii. Jordan Spieth and two-time Sony winner Jimmy Walker also highlight the lineup ...
Last year, Diagnostic Laboratory Services tested about 40,000 urine samples from Hawaii workers and job applicants - and the results showed a year-to-year increase in positive tests for a pair of dangerous drugs. Cocaine use was up 67 percent while Amphetamine use increased 57 percent. But even ...
As the mumps outbreak in Hawaii continues to rage on, the state is renewing its call for adults to get vaccinated. Mumps typically affects only young children, but the majority of those who have gotten sick in Hawaii are older adolescents and adults. "We strongly recommend getting an outbreak dose of the ...
Nationwide, this flu season is being called one of the worst on record since 2009, and Hawaii health experts say the state is already seeing a spike in cases here at home. Doctors at The Queen's Medical Center say the emergency room has been packed. "We're very busy. I think most of the hospitals in ...
A man who escaped from a Hawaii psychiatric hospital and flew to the U.S. mainland remains in California while authorities work on his extradition. Jan. ... Hawaii attorney general's office spokeswoman Dana Viola says Randall Saito is still expected to be extradited back to Hawaii with the help of the U.S. ...
KAHULUI, Maui -- Tens of thousands of abandoned acres of farmland lie fallow on this island, cemeteries of Hawaii's defunct plantation era, which met its end last year when the state's last remaining sugar grower shut down an operation that had run for 146 years. Hawaiian Commercial & Sugar Co.
**This image is for use with this specific article only.** Richard **This image is for use with this specific article only.** Richard Cousins, 58, had run Compass Group for more than 11 years. By Daniel Shane. Hong Kong (CNNMoney) -- The CEO of one of Britain's biggest companies and four of his family ...
"For me this trip was a bucket list item," Walsh told Travel + Leisure over the phone as he sat on the shore in Hawaii. For their 19-day trip, Walsh explained, he and Rice immersed themselves in learning all they could about sailing, but it really came down to "trial by fire." So the pair, who typically operate on ...
Utah woman Injured by Hard Fruit Thrown at Hawaii Tour Bus. A Hawaii tourist is asking the public for help finding the culprits responsible for throwing a breadfruit through a bus window, leaving her face bloodied and bruised. Jan. 1, 2018, at 12:38 p.m.. Utah Woman Injured by Hard Fruit Thrown at Hawaii Tour Bus ...
HILO, Hawaii (AP) -- A Hawaii woman is in the hospital after she was allegedly kidnapped from a home in Puna. The Honolulu Star-Advertiser reports one suspect turned himself in to police Saturday and was released pending investigation. police were seeking three others in the case of the alleged ...
The last show of the year focuses on tax reform and Hawaii's economic diversification, or lack thereof. Very fast paced discussion. Tax reform - Something for almost everyone, especially small businesses. Most individuals will save on their 2018 taxes. Some will save a lot. Be prepared and work with your ...
Recently, the Hawaii Tax Review Commission's primary consultant, PFM Group, issued a final report to the commission asking it to review many taxing alternatives, including a "carbon tax" that had the potential to put an additional $360 million per year into our state coffers (assuming a tax rate of $20 per ...
Guinness World Records confirmed this week that a Hawaii woman found the world's heaviest avocado. Pamela Wang of Big Island found the whopping 5-pound, 3.6-ounce (2.4-kilogram) avocado as she was taking a walk earlier this month, West Hawaii Today reported. The large avocado caught Wang's ...
HILO, Hawaii (AP) -- A Hawaii woman is in the hospital after she was allegedly kidnapped from a home in Puna. The Honolulu Star-Advertiser reports one suspect turned himself in to police Saturday and was released pending investigation. police were seeking three others in the case of the alleged ...
It was announced in 2017 that "Moana," the Disney animated movie starring Aulii Cravalho, will get an olelo Hawaii (Hawaiian language) version of the film. A collaboration between The Walt Disney Studios and the University of Hawaii, the film will be re-recorded with a cast of fluent olelo Hawaii speakers, ...
As 2017 comes to an end, we looked back at the year to see what stories were the most popular online. In past years, the top stories were a mix of tragedies or weather events that affected the islands. However, this year, our top story online by a large margin was the story of a young waitress working two ...
In one of the biggest sex scandals to rock the state of Hawaii, long hidden documentation confirmed in November that dozens of Kamehameha schools students were abused over a nearly 30-year-long period. Dr. Robert Brown, the chief psychiatrist at St. Francis, was the abuser. Kamehameha Schools ...
Pamela Wang said she found the monster fruit on the side of the road, near her home in Kealakekua. It weighed in at 5 pounds 3.68 ounces. She entered the avocado into the Guinness Book of World Records in the heaviest avocado category, and after some serious scrutiny, her avocado was officially ...
FILE - In this Nov. 28, 2017 file photo provided by Mary Lou Knurek, Pamela Wang poses for a photo in Kealakekua, Hawaii, with an avocado she found while on a walk. Guinness World Records has confirmed that Wang found the world's heaviest avocado, weighing 5-pound, 3.6-ounce (2.4-kilogram).
HONOLULU (AP) - A report on a Hawaii siren test that drew international attention amid a North Korea missile threat shows that 28 sirens statewide played the wrong sound or had other technical problems. The Hawaii Emergency Management Agency report says nearly 93 percent of the state's 386 sirens ...
An incredible story featuring a pair of newly-discovered brothers from Hawaii has taken another interesting turn. Walter Macfarlane and Alan Robinson have been best friends for decades, attending classes together at Punahou school and sharing a field as football teammates. The pair only recently ...
Whether it's to escape the cold on the mainland or just to relax on the beach, travelers continue to choose Hawaii as their vacation destination. Hawaii Tourism Authority (HTA) released preliminary statistics for the month of November that shows an increase in both the amount of visitors and the amount cash ...
In one of the biggest sex scandals to rock the state of Hawaii, long hidden documentation confirmed in November that dozens of Kamehameha schools students were abused over a nearly 30-year-long period. Dr. Robert Brown, the chief psychiatrist at St. Francis, was the abuser. Kamehameha Schools ...
In the first half of their game against Miami last weekend in the Diamond Head Classic, Hawaii held its own against one of the nation's premier basketball programs. At halftime, the Warriors were tied with the sixth-ranked team in the country at 33-33, shooting 45 percent from the field and 38 percent from ...
Yesterday I mentioned a land-conservation scheme in Europe that a Swiss farmer was helping publicize. This followed news of a major donation of coastal land in California to The Nature Conservancy, for permanent preservation. Jack Dangermond, who with his wife, Laura, has donated $165 million to ...
Heavy rains Tuesday have spurred a Brown Water Advisory as runoff pours into the sea. And over the last two days, three large spills have sent thousands of gallons of untreated sewage into Oahu waterways. On Wednesday, the city said debris blocked a sewage pipe, causing an estimated 7,200 gallons ...


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