Hawaii teachers, state to return to bargaining table
The union representing Hawaii's public school teachers will be negotiating with the state for a pay increase.
Hawaii lawmaker wants to hold elections officer accountable
A lawmaker from Hawaii's Big Island wants to hold the state's chief elections officer accountable for voting bungles.
Hawaii?s Visitor Industry Sets New Records in Spending and Arrivals for Third Consecutive Year
Hawaii?s tourism economy, one of the state?s largest economic drivers, continued its momentum in 2014, surpassing 2013 records in visitor expenditures and arrivals for the third consecutive year, according to preliminary statistics released by the Hawaii Tourism Authority .
Hawaii holds Science Bowl
A day before the Super Bowl takes place, a different bowl and kind of competition was held in Hawaii to see who would come out on top. Click here to watch Paul Drewes's report. Forget about the Xs and Os of football, a hundred high school students tackled the toughest subjects - like algebra. "To be successful in the Science Bowl, just like the Super Bowl, you have to have a strategy. That's ...
Coach clipping wrestler's long hair leads to investigation
HILO, Hawaii (AP) ? A friendly bet between a high school coach and a wrestler has led to a suspension and a police investigation in Hawaii.
Bank of Hawaii Corporation 2014 Financial Results
Bank of Hawaii Corporation today reported diluted earnings per share of $0.94 for the fourth quarter of 2014, down from $0.95 per share in the previous quarter, and up from $0.88 per share in the same quarter last year.
Hawaii lawmakers weigh different models for health exchange
Hawaii lawmakers are considering whether it makes sense to get out of some requirements of the federal Affordable Care Act. States like Hawaii that run their own health insurance exchange can apply for a so-called innovation waiver if they meet certain criteria. One idea that's been floated is for Hawaii to drop the employer side of its exchange. Hawaii already has a strong law requiring ...
First major retailer to reopen after Hawaii lava scare
HILO, Hawaii (AP) ? A drugstore plans to reopen next week in the small Hawaii town that's being threatened by a slow-moving lava flow, making it the first major retailer to return since molten rock prompted several businesses to evacuate last month.
Hawaii School Choice Week Starts Today with 56 Events Across the State
School Choice Week starts today in Hawaii and across America. Throughout the Week, which runs until January 31, there will be 56 school choice events across the Aloha State.
Hawaii's physician shortage grew 20 percent during past year
Hawaii's doctor shortage is getting worse, and it's getting especially difficult to find a physician on its neighboring islands. The state is nearly 900 doctors short of the amount it should have based ...
Prince Kuhio 113 in Poipu
SummitPacific added a new condo to its Kauai vacation rental database
of one bedroom condos on Kauai. Prince Kuhio 113
is just a hop, skip, and a jump away from the ocean on Kauai’s beautiful south shore near Poipu Beach
. Managed by Juliana Cherry of Ala Muku Vacation Rentals, unit 113 is spacious and comfortable and conveniently located on the first floor. It has a king size bed, fully equipped kitchen and a free hi-speed internet connection. There is a queen sofa sleeper in the living room.
, next to Prince Kuhio Park is a hidden gem and a delight. It’s quaint and quiet and close to restaurants, shopping and one of the island’s best snorkeling spots, Prince Kuhio is quite affordable with prices starting at just over $160/night plus taxes and fees.
The resort features a swimming pool, beautiful grounds and an outdoor barbeque area.