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Mayor’s lobbyist will not need to register with the state

Jan 16 2018 - 12:06am || Comments

A state Ethics Commission attorney cleared Mayor Harry Kim’s contracted lobbyist to perform his duties without registering as a lobbyist, according to county Corporation Counsel Joe Kamelamela.

  • | Posted: Jan 9 2018 - 12:06am

    The state Department of Health is implementing new mandates for digging up human remains, but rules covering disinterment of ancient or historic graves regulated by the state Department of Land and Natural Resources remain unchanged.

  • | Posted: Jan 9 2018 - 12:06am

    Despite a lot of public interest, Hawaii shouldn’t go full speed ahead into a new ferry service, a feasibility study concludes.

  • | Posted: Jan 9 2018 - 12:06am

    Despite a lot of public interest, Hawaii shouldn’t go full speed ahead into a new ferry service, a feasibility study concludes.

  • | Posted: Jan 9 2018 - 12:06am

    Harold “Freddy” Rice, Big Island rancher and community activist, died at the age of 83, according to his family.

  • | Posted: Jan 9 2018 - 12:06am

    Harold “Freddy” Rice, Big Island rancher and community activist, died at the age of 83, according to his family.

  • | Posted: Jan 9 2018 - 12:06am

    The mother of a 31-year-old Puna woman who was allegedly abducted at gunpoint Dec. 30 in Hawaiian Beaches said she felt “anger, hate (and) hurt” seeing one of the kidnapping suspects in court Monday.

  • | Posted: Jan 9 2018 - 12:06am

    The mother of a 31-year-old Puna woman who was allegedly abducted at gunpoint Dec. 30 in Hawaiian Beaches said she felt “anger, hate (and) hurt” seeing one of the kidnapping suspects in court Monday.

  • Posted: Jan 9 2018 - 12:06am

    The Japanese training sailing ship Nippon Maru will depart at 10 a.m. today from Hilo.

  • Posted: Jan 9 2018 - 12:06am

    Police seek the public’s assistance with locating a work furlough violator.

  • | Posted: Jan 9 2018 - 12:06am

    State health officials are urging residents to get vaccinated against influenza, cover their mouths when coughing, wash their hands, and stay home if they’re sick to protect vulnerable kids and adults.

  • | Posted: Jan 9 2018 - 12:06am

    More than 1 in 10 University of Hawaii at Hilo students say they’ve been sexually harassed at some point as a student, and more than 18 percent have experienced dating and domestic violence while enrolled, according to a survey released Monday by the university system.

  • | Posted: Jan 9 2018 - 12:06am

    More than 1 in 10 University of Hawaii at Hilo students say they’ve been sexually harassed at some point as a student, and more than 18 percent have experienced dating and domestic violence while enrolled, according to a survey released Monday by the university system.

  • Posted: Jan 8 2018 - 3:26pm

    Update: Jan. 8, 3:25 p.m.: Police say Walbert Lee Loy was found in good health Dec. 27 in Hilo.

  • | Posted: Jan 8 2018 - 9:01am

    After once numbering in the hundreds, the feral donkey population in West Hawaii now hovers at about 30, thanks to successful adoption drives during the past few years, according to a rancher who looks after them.

  • | Posted: Jan 8 2018 - 9:01am

    After once numbering in the hundreds, the feral donkey population in West Hawaii now hovers at about 30, thanks to successful adoption drives during the past few years, according to a rancher who looks after them.