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Silence raises red flags

| | Oct 22 2017 - 9:17pm | Comments

HONOLULU — A boat that ran aground off Honolulu while transporting foreign fishermen to work in Hawaii’s commercial fishing industry has raised new questions about the safety and working conditions for foreign laborers in this unique U.S. fleet.

  1. | Posted: Oct 22 2017 - 9:17pm

    KAILUA-KONA — After Robin O’Hara was diagnosed with breast cancer in July 2016, she held off making the news public, saying she wanted to “wait until I knew what I was dealing with.”

  2. | Posted: Oct 22 2017 - 9:17pm

    HONOLULU — A boat that ran aground off Honolulu while transporting foreign fishermen to work in Hawaii’s commercial fishing industry has raised new questions about the safety and working conditions for foreign laborers in this unique U.S. fleet.

  3. | Posted: Oct 22 2017 - 9:17pm

    KAILUA-KONA — Jeri Raymond heard some of the most profound words of her life 15 years ago in Oregon, at an institution that provided care to people with developmental disabilities.

  4. Posted: Oct 23 2017 - 12:05am

    Trump urges House GOP to move quickly on budget, tax cuts

  5. Posted: Oct 23 2017 - 12:05am

    Imperial walker replica is big hit

  6. | Posted: Oct 23 2017 - 12:06am

    President Donald Trump’s advisory commission on election integrity has integrity questions of its own — with some of its own members raising concerns about its openness.

  7. | Posted: Oct 23 2017 - 12:06am

    VALLETTA, Malta — Several thousand Maltese citizens rallied Sunday to honor an investigative journalist killed by a car bomb, but the prime minister and opposition leader who were chief targets of Daphne Caruana Galizia’s reporting did not attend.

  8. | Posted: Oct 23 2017 - 12:06am

    RALEIGH, N.C. — The fate of Bowe Bergdahl — the Army sergeant who pleaded guilty to endangering his comrades by leaving his post in 2009 in Afghanistan — now rests in the hands of a judge.

  9. Posted: Oct 21 2017 - 9:22pm

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

  10. Posted: Oct 22 2017 - 12:06am

    Funeral held for US soldier at center of Trump fight

  11. | Posted: Oct 22 2017 - 12:06am

    The Maui News is going back to afternoon home delivery for many newspaper subscribers and will cease producing a Sunday paper in a move to cut costs.

  12. | Posted: Oct 22 2017 - 12:06am

    HONOLULU — A curious allegation of mailbox theft unraveled into a tale of corruption that reached the highest levels of Honolulu law enforcement, culminating in a U.S. investigation that found the former police chief and his prosecutor wife bilked clients and relatives out of hundreds of thousands of dollars to spend on their lavish lifestyle and then used their power to orchestrate a plot within the police department to target anyone who threatened them.

  13. | Posted: Oct 21 2017 - 9:22pm

    HILO — The Honomu Park banyan tree that fell Sunday will cost the county tens of thousands of dollars, Hawaii County’s managing director said.

  14. | Posted: Oct 22 2017 - 2:38am

    Members of the Porsche Club of Hawaii gathered at the Waikoloa Highlands Center to make the ride to Pohakuloa Training Area on Saturday.

  15. | Posted: Oct 22 2017 - 10:06am

    KAILUA-KONA — Hawaii County is leading the state in motor vehicle traffic fatalities — trailing only Honolulu when it comes to overall roadway deaths — according to data released from the Hawaii Department of Transportation this week.