The Federal Reserve is preparing to raise interest rates sooner – and perhaps – more aggressively after inflation reached the highest in nearly 40 years.
There's been a lot of news and information about water contamination from a leak at the Navy Red Hill fuel storage facility on Oʻahu. These are the recent developments you need to know.
Former First Lady Vicky Cayetano has started her run for governor. Cayetano’s campaign focuses on providing affordable housing to Hawaiʻi residents – some of whom are having to leave the state.
A former building plans examiner with the Honolulu planning department has pleaded guilty to taking bribes in exchange for expediting approval of permit applications.
Honolulu police say they shot a man who allegedly charged at officers with a knife near Ala Moana Shopping Center on Monday night.
Beware of someone calling you from the state Sheriff Division asking you for payment to clear an arrest warrant. That’s the word from the state Department of Public Safety Sheriff Division, which says that’s a scam. HPR’s Scott Kim has more.
The state Department of Health revised its statistics on COVID vaccination rates, resulting in an increase in the number of booster shots received. But it also means a drop in the number of residents who completed their primary vaccine series.
The company announced Monday it will be contributing US$251,000 in goods and services toward disaster relief for the island nation – and has scheduled a special voyage departing Auckland, New Zealand this week.
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