The U.S. Navy is contesting orders from Hawaiʻi to suspend use of fuel tanks at a complex above a drinking water aquifer until certain conditions are met.
Hawaiian Electric says downtown Honolulu is likely to remain without power overnight into Wednesday, and the Department of Transportation reports road closures on Maui and Oʻahu.
While the U.S. Navy temporarily halted operations at its Red Hill fuel storage facility last week after reports of contaminated water, Gov. David Ige and the Department of Health have ordered the Navy to further suspend operations and make plans to remove the fuel.
ACLU Hawaiʻi says $4.8 million Honolulu spent on sweeps in 2020 would have been more effectively spent on housing. HPR's Noe Tanigawa reports the study highlights what it calls proven strategies for helping people get off the street.
From the empty shores of Waikiki Beach to the snowy summit of the Big Island’s highest peak, an unusually strong winter storm clobbered the islands and raised the threat of dangerous flash floods, landslides and crashing tree limbs.
Sixty-three World War II veterans arrived on Oʻahu on Dec. 3 to begin a week-long commemoration for the 80th anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor. The youngest veteran in the group is 94 years old.
This is the story of a young sailor, his best friend, and the girl he fell in love with just days before the Pearl Harbor attack that changed everything.
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