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Ige may veto bill on aquarium fishing, among others

| | Jun 25 2017 - 12:06am | Comments

HONOLULU (AP) — Hawaii Gov. David Ige plans to veto a bill that would forbid issuing new aquarium fishing permits. The bill was supported by environmental groups who want to limit aquarium fishing to protect wildlife living around coral reefs.

  1. Posted: Jun 26 2017 - 5:49pm

    During the week of June 19-25, Hawaii Island police arrested 22 motorists for driving under the influence of an intoxicant. Six of the drivers were involved in a traffic accident. Two of the drivers were under the age of 21.

  2. | Posted: Jun 26 2017 - 5:24pm

    Japanese air bag maker Takata Corp. has filed for bankruptcy protection in Tokyo and the U.S., overwhelmed by lawsuits and recall costs related to its production of defective air bag inflators linked to the deaths of at least 16 people.

  3. | Posted: Jun 26 2017 - 12:05am

    When voters cast ballots for state representatives last fall, millions of Americans essentially had no choice: In 42 percent of all such elections, candidates faced no major party opponents.

  4. Posted: Jun 26 2017 - 12:05am

    Trump: Not ‘that far off’ from passing health overhaul

  5. | Posted: Jun 26 2017 - 12:05am

    KAILUA-KONA — “Buy local. It matters.”

  6. | Posted: Jun 26 2017 - 12:05am

    Holding true to projections, the University of Hawaii at Hilo is on track to award what could be a record amount of financial aid next year.

  7. | Posted: Jun 26 2017 - 12:05am

    HILO ­— A cacao pod contains a wealth of potential, but it’s a long way from a tiny bean to a tasty bar of chocolate.

  8. | Posted: Jun 26 2017 - 12:05am

    HILO — For the second consecutive year, visitor attendance at Panaewa Rainforest Zoo and Gardens could reach a new high.

  9. | Posted: Jun 24 2017 - 8:51pm

    The Hawaii Police Department is asking for the public’s help in processing court bench warrants.

  10. | Posted: Jun 24 2017 - 8:51pm

    HILO — A 21-year-old suspect awaiting trial for numerous recent auto thefts is back behind bars after being freed from Hawaii Community Correctional Center after a paperwork mix-up, police and prosecutors said late Friday afternoon.

  11. | Posted: Jun 25 2017 - 12:06am

    HONOLULU (AP) — Hawaii Gov. David Ige plans to veto a bill that would forbid issuing new aquarium fishing permits. The bill was supported by environmental groups who want to limit aquarium fishing to protect wildlife living around coral reefs.

  12. | Posted: Jun 25 2017 - 12:05am

    KAILUA-KONA — For years, 23-year-old Makaio Zwicker has come to give demonstrations at Puuhonua O Honaunau National Historical Park’s annual cultural festival.

  13. Posted: Jun 24 2017 - 8:51pm

    Editor’s note: The West Hawaii arrest report encompasses the North and South Kohala, Kona, and Hamakua police districts. The report shows arrests and not whether the person is facing charges.

  14. | Posted: Jun 25 2017 - 12:06am

    KAILUA-KONA — More than 50 women convened Saturday morning at Hawaii Community College-Palamanui to contemplate their own unique evolution.

  15. | Posted: Jun 24 2017 - 8:51pm

    HILO — Another round of king tides will continue this weekend, which could bring flooding to all shores statewide, particularly south-facing shores.