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Stranger danger at Kapolei High School, HPD investigating  KITV Honolulu

There's a new warning for parents from Kapolei High School.



2018 Kapolei Carnival at Kapolei High School  Honolulu Star-Advertiser

The E.K. Fernandez Shows midway brought rides, games, carnival food and topflight entertainment Kapolei High School for a school benefit last weekend.



High schoolers honor senior military veterans on this Veterans Day  KITV Honolulu

Kapolei High School's Marine Corps Junior Reserve Officers' Training Corps, or MCJROTC, honored veterans and spouses of those who served in the military, ...



Kapolei football to be led by line-play  KHON2

The high school football season starts on August third and the Kapolei Hurricanes - just like every other team - are eager to get going.



Anti-Bullying Program Creates Positive Ripples Across North America  School Transportation News

A grant program in existence since 2013, and a coloring contest, have helped promote the effects of bullying and the importance of kindness throughout schools, ...



Pro Football Hall of Famer Jerry Rice Returns to West Oahu for FREE Youth Football Camp  KITV Honolulu

The legendary wide receiver will host a special Draft Day at Ka Makana Ali'i and an exclusive football camp at Kapolei High School for the youth of West Oahu.



Polling sites quiet as absentee voting gains popularity  Honolulu Star-Advertiser

With more absentee mail-in ballots sent to voters this year compared to the last primary election two years ago, precinct officials on Saturday reported a quiet day ...



Student traumatized after being robbed at gunpoint near Kapolei High School  KHON2

It happened on Monday, at approximately 5:45 p.m., near the intersection of Kapolei Parkway and Puainako Street.



School overcrowding concerns grow after plans for East Kapolei High scrapped  Hawaii News Now

The principal of Hawaii's largest public high school hopes lawmakers fund a plan to ease severe overcrowding on campus.



Kapolei standout Aaron Faumui verbally commits to Rainbow Warriors  Hawaii News Now

The Rainbow Warrior football team has seen multiple players transfer out of Manoa since the end of 2017 season, but this year's recruiting class is making up for ...



Kapolei residents frustrated with frequent fights, vandalism by students  KHON2

Residents living next to Kapolei High School say they've been dealing with issues for years. Those frustrations came to a head this week when a large brawl ...



Eat up and fill 'Calabash' with cash at Kapolei High  Honolulu Star-Advertiser

Culinary students from seven local high schools will collaborate with local chefs on a special dinner at this year's Calabash and Cooks event at Kapolei High ...



Football Hall of Famer Jerry Rice excited to hold keiki camp in Kapolei  KHON2

Pro Football Hall of Famer and former 49ers legendary receiver Jerry Rice was in West Oahu for Ka Makana Alii Football Camp Draft Day on Sunday.



The state's largest public school is a little smaller this year  Hawaii News Now

There were more students enrolled in public and charter schools across the state this school year compared to last year, new figures from the state Department ...



HFD investigators conclude fire at Kapolei townhouse was accidental  Hawaii News Now

KAPOLEI (HawaiiNewsNow) - Honolulu firefighters determined the cause of a blaze that broke out at a two-story townhouse in Kapolei on Wednesday night was ...



Mehana Neighborhood Park opening tomorrow  KHON2

A grand opening and blessing for a new city park near Kapolei High School tomorrow.



Electric shock sends 70-year-old man in Kapolei to the hospital  Hawaii News Now

A 70-year-old man was taken to the hospital Saturday morning after being electrically shocked, Emergency Medical Services officials said.



Kapolei teen terrified after robber pulls gun near high school  KITV Honolulu

A 15-year-old boy robbed in broad daylight in Kapolei with a gun pointed to his head is thankful to be alive. In an effort to protect the teenager's identity, Island ...



Meet Hawaii’s 2019 Teacher of the Year  Hawaii News Now

He'll represent Hawaii in the National Teacher of the Year program.



Students Have First-Time Experience on Maunakea  Big Island Now

Astronomy students from the Kohala and Kapolei High Schools experienced an unexpected treat on a recent trip to the summit of Maunakea.



Water main break shuts down lanes of Makakilo Drive  Hawaii News Now

A water main break that happened early Tuesday has shut down southbound lanes of Makakilo Drive.



Report: Hawaii construction spending expected to reach $9B  Hawaii News Now

HONOLULU (AP) - Hawaii economists expect statewide construction spending to reach a decade high of $9 billion this year despite last year's projections of ...



Grim milestone: 2 separate crashes bring statewide traffic fatalities to 101  Hawaii News Now

HAWAII (HawaiiNewsNow) - Some 101 people have died in traffic accidents across the state so far this year, with the latest fatality happening Monday morning.



Pedestrian accident on School Street leaves a man in serious condition  Hawaii News Now

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - Honolulu police responded to a pedestrian accident Wednesday night. It happened along School Street around 7:50 p.m..



PHOTOS: 283 people in Red Cross shelters overnight, numbers expected to increase  KITV Honolulu

A total of 283 people staying in 16 shelters across the state of Hawaii. Hawaii Red Cross volunteers continue to serve those in the Aloha State as O'ahu ...



Heading to the Hawaii Bowl? Here’s what you need to know  Hawaii News Now

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - The Rainbow Warriors will face off against Louisiana Tech on Saturday at the 17th annual Hawaii Bowl. If you're going, here's ...



Man in his 60s in critical condition after near-drowning  Hawaii News Now

WAIKIKI (HawaiiNewsNow) - A man is fighting for his life after a near-drowning in Waikiki Monday morning. Emergency Medical *Service* officials say the man in ...



Sisters enrolled at UH West Oʻahu aim for more achievements  UH System Current News

University of Hawaiʻi–West Oʻahu students Chelsea and Mylia Briggs were born two years apart, yet are almost mirror images of each other when it comes to ...



Local businessman donates 75 Christmas trees for families in need  Hawaii News Now

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - A local businessman partnered with a non-profit to offer holiday cheer to families in need. Philanthropist Bruce Bucky of ...



Kapolei High counselor arrested for allegedly soliciting minor for sex  Hawaii News Now

KAPOLEI, OAHU (HawaiiNewsNow) - A Kapolei High School counselor has been arrested on suspicion of soliciting a minor for prostitution. Kendrick Padilla, 39 ...



#Cover2 Hawaii High School Football scores // Friday - August 3  KHON2

The Hawaii High School football season kicked off on Friday night with the first six of the fourteen opening weekend games.



Hawaii congressman supports Nancy Pelosi for House speaker  Hawaii News Now

HONOLULU (AP) - Ed Case, who is returning to Congress next month, is supporting Rep. Nancy Pelosi's bid to be speaker of the U.S. House. The Hawaii ...



PHOTOS: Tropical Storm Olivia batters Hawaii  Hawaii News Now

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It's not just that Hawaii can't hire enough teachers. Schools also can't convince them to stay  Hawaii News Now

In the 2018-19 school year, there were 521 teacher vacancies at Hawaii public schools.



Maunakea Scholars Expands to Every Major Island  Big Island Now

Maunakea Observatories reports that its signature Maunakea Scholars program will, for the first time, be available to schools on every major Hawaiian island.



Under fire for its handling of bullying, DOE considers tougher stance  Hawaii News Now

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - As it faces a class-action lawsuit over allegations it's “deliberately” indifferent to bullying victims, the state Education ...



The alternative learning program, Hoola Leadership Academy, thrives at Kapolei High School  Hawaii News Now

An alternative learning program that started five years ago at a local high school is thriving. Billy-V joins us live from Kapolei High School...



Hawaii Island rescuers bring 17-year-old to shore  Hawaii News Now

HAWAII ISLAND (HawaiiNewsNow) - A 17-year-old boy was rescued from Hawaii Island waters by the Coast Guard and Hawaii Fire Department Friday evening.



H-3 townbound reopens following police investigation  Hawaii News Now

The lanes were closed about 5 p.m. for a police investigation.



Vice President Mike Pence, second lady to make brief stop on Oahu  Hawaii News Now

He's not expected to make any public appearances.



March of Dimes gives Hawaii's record on premature births a near-failing grade  Hawaii News Now

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - One in 10 Hawaii babies are born too early, a statistic that's remained near-constant for the last decade despite efforts to ...



From SNL to The Tonight Show, Momoa riding “Aquaman” promotional wave  Hawaii News Now

In a preview skit posted online takes a whack at being an NBC page in a new promo from the NBC sketch show.



Portion of Kalihi Street closed due to low hanging wires  Hawaii News Now

The road was completely blocked off but has since reopened.



25 Reasons We Go Kapolei  HONOLULU Magazine

First envisioned for development in 1955, designated as O'ahu's second city in the '70s, the 'Ewa Plain has continued growing. With more than 100000 people ...



After 'unprecedented' demand, Bruno Mars adds third show in Hawaii  Hawaii News Now

Bruno Mars will be performing a third show in Hawaii, promoters announced on Tuesday.



BWS responding to water main breaks in Kaimuki, Pearl City  Hawaii News Now

The Board of Water Supply is responding to a water main break in Kaimuki Friday morning.



Former Kapolei High counselor pleads guilty for soliciting minor for prostitution  KHON2

Editor's note: Padilla's attorney said that he is no longer employed by the DOE. The DOE later clarified that he was terminated on Feb. 3, 2017. The Kapolei High ...



Crash on Likelike Highway sends car flipping over center barrier  Hawaii News Now

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - An overnight crash on Likelike Highway sent a man to the hospital in critical condition after the car flipped over the center ...



Heavy rains on Maui trigger flash flood warning  Hawaii News Now

Heavy rain is drenching parts of Maui County on Thursday morning.



Rock icon Steven Tyler to perform for one night only on Maui  Hawaii News Now

MAUI (HawaiiNewsNow) -Rock icon Steven Tyler is performing a concert in December, but it's only happening on Maui and for one night only. The lead singer of ...



Honolulu agrees to $2M settlement to injured pedestrian  Hawaii News Now

Honolulu officials have agreed to a $2 million settlement to a woman who was hit by a car while crossing a street in 2014.



Man tries to kidnap teen walking to school in Kapolei, police say  Honolulu Star-Advertiser

Honolulu police are seeking a man in the attempted kidnapping of a teenage boy who was walking to school in Kapolei. Police said that about 8:07 a.m. Friday, ...



Chaminade receives national ranking for its diverse student body  Hawaii News Now

A whopping 22 percent of the student body is Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander.



2 men struck by falling rocks injured in Waikele  Hawaii News Now

WAIKELE (HawaiiNewsNow) - Two people were injured in a rockfall incident in Waikele Tuesday afternoon. EMS officials say two men, both in their early 50s, ...



Deck the halls! City harvests 80-foot Norfolk Pine for annual holiday tree  Hawaii News Now

KAILUA (HawaiiNewsNow) - It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas as the City and County of Honolulu has begun preparing for the 2018 holiday season.



Kekaha Beach on Kauai reopens following shark sighting  Hawaii News Now

Ocean Safety officials on Kauai have closed Kekaha Beach following a shark sighting Saturday morning.



Kapolei Carnival marks last carnival of the season  KHON2

The event serves as a benefit for Kapolei High School, and a fun event for the West Oahu community.



Hilo on pace to mark second or third wettest year on record, NWS reports  Hawaii News Now

Hilo is on pace to have its second or third wettest year by the end of December.



Victim in Kalihi game room shooting dies  Hawaii News Now

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - A man who was critically injured in a Kalihi game room shooting last month has died, according to Honolulu police. The victim ...



Looking for the perfect holiday gift? Check out the Christmas expo  Hawaii News Now

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - Holiday shoppers looking for unique, personalized gifts may want to check out the 32nd annual Islandwide Christmas Crafts ...



Kapolei's Faumui signs with Virginia over Hawaii  Honolulu Star-Advertiser

Kapolei's Aaron Faumui waited until the last minute before deciding to sign with Virginia instead of Hawaii this morning on National Letter of Intent Signing Day.



Hawaii veterans work to rebuild, find a home for Barbers Point memorial  Hawaii News Now

Veterans were outraged when a memorial at Barber's Point was dismantled earlier this spring without notice.



Interested in politics? Hawaii State Senate is hiring for 2019 legislative session  Hawaii News Now

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - If you're interested in politics and looking for a job, you should consider applying for the upcoming 2019 legislative session.



Hurricane Lane Red Cross Evacuation Center Update - Honolulu, Hawaii news, sports & weather  KITV Honolulu

Hawaii Red Cross volunteers are supporting the following County evacuation centers across the State in response to Hurricane Lane. As of Thursday night, ...



Big Island officials consider adding honesty policy to code  Hawaii News Now

Big Island officials are considering adding language to the county's ethics code requiring officers and employees to provide the public with accurate and factual ...



Human bones found at Big Island construction site  Hawaii News Now

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - Big Island police are investigating after a contractor found what appeared to be human remains at a Kailua-Kona construction ...



Police presence high day after big brawl  Hawaii News Now

Police were out in force Friday to prevent another day of fighting between students from Kapolei and Waianae high schools.



Students shine at Leeward science and engineering fair  UH System Current News

It was standing room only at the March 14 awards ceremony for the 33rd Annual Leeward District Science and Engineering Fair held at Leeward Community ...



In less than a month, the city needs to find $44M for rail  Hawaii News Now

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - City officials are scrambling to find $44 million for the rail project after an alarming phone call with the federal government ...



Hundreds of Special Olympics athletes compete in Holiday Classic  Hawaii News Now

Competitions included a basketball tournament, skills competitions, a team bowling event, and a bocce tournament.



Navy says most marine mammals won’t be affected by sonar, explosives tests off Hawaii  Hawaii News Now

Critics say they will assess whether the Navy complied with its legal duty to do everything reasonably possible to protect marine animals.



Pahoa home damaged in fast-moving blaze  Hawaii News Now

PAHOA (HawaiiNewsNow) - A Pahoa resident was able to escape the flames of an overnight house fire on Kamaili Road, the Hawaii County Fire Department ...



At transformative program, high school dropouts get this message: You matter  Hawaii News Now

At first glance it looks like a high school classroom. Teenage students sit at desks taking notes and answering questions.



Kapolei High counselor arrested for soliciting minor for prostitution  Honolulu Star-Advertiser

A 39-year-old Ewa Beach man who works as a counselor at Kapolei High School was arrested Tuesday afternoon at the West Oahu campus for allegedly ...



Jason Momoa sees action in new 'Aquaman' trailer  Hawaii News Now

HAWAII (HawaiiNewsNow) - Fans now have access to a bigger glimpse of "Aquaman" than ever before in the new trailer released Saturday. It's evident that ...



Parents join teachers at Hawaii schools to rally in support of constitutional amendment  Hawaii News Now

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - Parents joined teachers at dozens of public schools across the state on Tuesday morning to rally in support of a proposed ...



Call centers up and running for concerned residents, visitors with questions  Hawaii News Now

A call center has been set up for Oahu residents with questions or concerns ahead of Lane's strongest impacts.



New VA Secretary: We will do more to help Hawaii’s military veterans  Hawaii News Now

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - New U.S. Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert Wilkie met with Hawaii's VA leaders Thursday, passing along assurances that he ...



A group of Hawaii teens re-created a 'Mulan' scene for homework. The results went viral  Hawaii News Now

It's not every day that a school assignment goes viral. But that's exactly what happened to Glenna Matauto, a senior at McKinley HIgh.



Maunakea Scholars Program awards outstanding astronomy students  UH System Current News

Maunakea Observatories staff gathered with students, teachers and families across the state to award the 2017–2018 school year winners of the Maunakea ...



Convicted murderer returns to OCCC almost 4 hours late  Hawaii News Now

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - A work furlough inmate who went missing after leaving on a work furlough pass Saturday night has returned, Department of ...



Maui firefighters investigate Paukukalo house fire  Hawaii News Now

Maui firefighters are investigating the cause of a house fire that started on Sunday morning. Around 11 a.m..



Flash flood dropped for entire state as skies slowly clear  Hawaii News Now

There's a chance of more heavy rain, and a flash flood watch remains posted for most of the state.



Woman seriously injured after SUV crashes into parked container truck in Kalihi  Hawaii News Now

A 35-year-old woman was seriously injured in a crash in Kalihi late Wednesday, paramedics said.



Study: Hawaii’s lowest-income earners pay some of the highest tax rates in the nation  Hawaii News Now

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - Hawaii's lowest-income wage earners face some of the highest state and local tax rates in the nation, according to a new study ...



Wind advisory posted for Lanai, Kahoolawe, parts of Maui and Big Island  Hawaii News Now

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - Gusty winds that could potentially cause minor damage are forecast for parts of Maui County and the Big Island. The National ...



Big Island man pleads guilty to kidnapping, raping woman  Hawaii News Now

A 19-year-old Big Island man accused of holding a woman against her will and beating and raping her has pleaded guilty to the charges two days into his trial.



August saw a record-high for home prices on Oahu. Then came September  Hawaii News Now

OAHU (HawaiiNewsNow) - You don't need us to tell you that the cost of living in Hawaii — particularly on the island of Oahu — seems to be getting steeper ...



You will be able to hear Hugh Jackman sing on tour next year  Hawaii News Now

Hugh Jackman will launch his first ever world tour next year, performing at arenas mostly reserved for pop, rock and rap stars.



More than 14K pounds of debris cleared from Makua in massive cleanup  Hawaii News Now

MAKUA BEACH, OAHU (HawaiiNewsNow) - An army of volunteers helped pull off the biggest beach cleanup in Makua history. More than 700 people spent two ...



55-year-old indicted on multiple counts of sexual assault involving a minor  Hawaii News Now

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - A man convicted of rape more than 30 years ago has been indicted Wednesday on multiple counts of sexual assault involving ...



Big Island officials reject property tax relief measure  Hawaii News Now

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) -Big Island officials rejected a proposal that would have sought tax relief for commercial properties in the communities of Pahoa ...



Charter school overrun by lava holds out hope for emergency disaster funds  Hawaii News Now

PUNA, BIG ISLAND (HawaiiNewsNow) - Kua O Ka La public charter school on the Big Island could get some money back through emergency disaster funds.



Work to upgrade power grid in Chinatown to spur outages, road closures  Hawaii News Now

Hawaiian Electric crews will be closing lanes and shutting off power in parts of Chinatown next week in order to upgrade the electrical distribution system in the ...



Iconic Rainbow Tower, backdrop for everything from ‘Hawaii Five-0’ to ‘Godzilla’ turns 50  Hawaii News Now

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - The Rainbow Tower in Waikiki is officially eligible for AARP. The Hilton Hawaiian Village building — known for its iconic ...



Kapolei forfeits 41-7 win over Castle following self-reported use of ineligible player  KHON2

Web Staff - Three days after an impressive 41-7 victory over Castle, the third-ranked Kapolei Hurricanes announced Tuesday night that the school has forfeited ...



Heart-healthy options sought for new holiday food drive  Hawaii News Now

The Hawaii Food Bank and The American Heart Association want to help those in need be healthy.



July 11 means free Slurpees at 7-Eleven stores across the state  Hawaii News Now

July 11 is 7-11. To celebrate, 7-Eleven stores across the state will be giving out free Slurpees to customers.



Fire at a Kauai home displaces 4; damage estimated at $300K  Hawaii News Now

A family of four has been displaced after a fire burned through their Eleele home on Kauai Tuesday morning.



Water restored to Waipahu shopping centers, apartments as crews repair broken main  Hawaii News Now

WAIPAHU, OAHU (HawaiiNewsNow) - The Board of Water Supply is busy working to repair a broken water main in Waiaphu Sunday. The break was reported ...



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