Bishop Museum considers moving
The Bishop Museum is considering selling its campus in Kapalama to Kamehameha Schools, which would take over the site for educational purposes.
Ex-employees win $750,000 in pharmacy settlement
Two whistle blowers who turned in a local pharmaceutical company for illegally recycling prescription drugs used primarily by the elderly will receive $750,000 as part of a state record-setting $4 million medical fraud settlement.
Busy Mililani roads to get new signals
In another sign that the Mililani Mauka subdivision continues to grow, work to install a traffic signal at the busy intersection of Meheula Parkway and Lehiwa Drive could begin as early as next month.
Some oppose shopping center; Crews repair broken main; Emergency van hours boosted; Ammo leads to parolee charge; Schofield force bound for Sinai; Expect delays for a month; Visitor speaks on tourism
Power plant to be built near Lihu'e
Kaua'i Electric plans to deliver power from its proposed new power plant to the islandwide grid with a tap into its main high-voltage transmission line between Lihu'e and Kapa'a.
Neighbor Island briefs
Lahaina group to meet Thursday; Cultural leader to represent U.S.; Mauna Loa road closed for repair; Suspect accused of slashing officer
Hawaiian language goes far
Ka'u Mealani Walk learned the Hawaiian language after she heard her children converse with their Hawaiian immersion teacher. "It hit me like a ton of bricks," she said. Now she's a Hawaiian language immersion teacher in Hau'ula.
Kaua'i's bad, best bovines
For more than 20 years as a reporter for the Garden Island newspaper, Georgia Mossman checked out the daily Kaua'i Police Department blotter and printed just about everything she found in her column.
Lawsuits a catch-22 for agency
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service in Hawai'i has in recent years made a consistent complaint when it is sued to force compliance with environmental laws: It says the lawsuits, instead of helping, are in fact getting in the way.
Absolute certainty laid low
Now comes word that scientists can change the speed of light. Maybe this doesn't bother you, but it shakes me right down to my childhood faith in science.