HONOLULU (AP) — U.S. Rep. Kaiali’i Kahele announced over the weekend that he will run for Hawaii governor in the upcoming Democratic Primary.
Kahele, who currently represents Hawaii’s 2nd Congressional District, told supporters on Saturday in his Big Island hometown of Hilo that he would run for governor, the Honolulu Star-Advertiser reported.
HONOLULU (AP) — The former mayor of Honolulu has pulled out of the race for Hawaii governor.
Kirk Caldwell announced in a statement Wednesday that he is ending his campaign for governor in the upcoming Democratic primary election.
HONOLULU (AP) — Honolulu City Council member Heidi Tsuneyoshi said she will run for Hawaii governor.
Tsuneyoshi didn’t say which party’s nomination she would seek in a video posted on Facebook Tuesday.
HONOLULU (AP) — Hawaii's race for governor has three major Democratic Party candidates to date, while a fourth is considering a run.
Lt. Gov. Josh Green officially entered the race on Thursday.
HONOLULU (AP) — Former Honolulu Mayor Kirk Caldwell said he is confident in the innocence of three former city officials who have been indicted for allegedly conspiring to hide the source of public funds used to get a police chief to retire during a corruption investigation.
HONOLULU (AP) — New confirmed coronavirus infections have surpassed a threshold that calls for increased restrictions on Oahu, but Honolulu's mayor wants to change the parameters of its tiered system to allow gatherings and businesses to stay open...
HONOLULU (AP) — The number of coronavirus cases among Oahu's prison population must continue to be included in local case counts to monitor available health care resources and hospital space, Honolulu’s mayor said...
HONOLULU (AP) — The U.S. surgeon general was cited for being in a closed Hawaii park in August while in the islands helping with surge testing amid a spike in coronavirus cases, according to a criminal complaint filed in court...
HONOLULU (AP) — Honolulu liquor and law enforcement officials say they have arrested multiple people and closed down a bar for violating restrictions imposed due to the coronavirus pandemic.
The Brix and Bones sports bar was shut down after it remained opened despite public health orders that require bars to remain closed until at least Wednesday.
HONOLULU (AP) — A single-engine plane crashed at an airport northwest of Honolulu on Saturday, killing two people, authorities said.
Paramedics declared one man dead at Dillingham Airfield and another man was sent to a hospital where he later died from his injuries...
HONOLULU (AP) — Hawaii officials urged residents and visitors to be prepared as a strong tropical storm approached the island state...
HONOLULU (AP) — Lifeguards made about 450 rescues, but no one was hospitalized following the Fourth of July "floatilla" ocean party off Honolulu's Waikiki Beach, authorities said.
The celebration was "tame" compared to the last two years, state Department of Land and Natural Resources officials said.
HONOLULU (AP) — Honolulu leaders approved a measure Wednesday to limit prices that ride-hailing services like Uber and Lyft can charge during peak demand, a cap that the companies say would be the first restriction of its kind in the United States...