Student at Kalaheo High sends message threatening to shoot
Student at Kalaheo High sends message threatening to shoot

Police have deemed that there is no danger to students Tuesday, but will remain on campus all day as a safety precaution.

Officer-involved shooting in Hawaiian Beaches on the Big Island
Officer-involved shooting in Hawaiian Beaches on the Big Island

Police have shut down Kahakai Boulevard between Ola'o Street and Kiko'u Street, due the investigation.

Two of Hawaii's airports ranked best in U.S. for on-time holiday flights
Two of Hawaii's airports ranked best in U.S. for on-time holiday flights

MagnifyMoney released the report Monday gathering the percentage of holiday flights that reached their destination on time over the last ten years.

Hikianalia expected to return home
Hikianalia expected to return home

Hawaiian sailing canoe Hikianalia is expected to come home today. This, after its three month Alahula Kai o Maleka California voyage across the pacific ocean and along the California coast . She left San Diego on November 23rd and is scheduled to arrive at the Marine Education and Training Center at Sand Island.

Changes to pet policies are coming soon for Delta Airlines
Changes to pet policies are coming soon for Delta Airlines

Changes are coming for Delta Airlines flights. Service and support animals younger than four months will not be allowed on flights anymore.  The company is citing USDA vaccination requirements.  They're also making changes to their emotional support animal policy and will not allow them on flights longer than eight hours.  The changes go into effect next Tuesday.

OHA votes unanimous, Colette Machado retains chair
OHA votes unanimous, Colette Machado retains chair

Machado has been representing Molokai and Lanai for the last 22 years, and previously served in the position from 2010 to 2014. 

Rainfall across the state this year could set records
Rainfall across the state this year could set records

It's already the sixth wettest year on record -- dating back to 1949 for Hilo.   

Remains of NY sailor killed at Pearl Harbor identified
Remains of NY sailor killed at Pearl Harbor identified

The Pentagon announced Tuesday that the remains of 26-year-old Fireman 3rd Class Kenneth L. Jayne, of Patchogue (PACH'-awg) on Long Island, have been identified.

Trade-wind Tuesday
Trade-wind Tuesday

Breezy conditions continue (E 15-25+) and partly cloudy conditions. For Oahu and Kauai, clouds and showers will be wide spread, Maui co and Hawaii Island will have windy conditions. Day time highs 79-84 degrees and later tonight, mostly cloudy and showers. The Wind advisory is extended until tomorrow morning for portions of Lanai, Kahoolawe, Maui and Hawaii Island. High surf advisory is up for East facing shores (choppy surf) 6-10', North 5-8' West 3-5' and South 1-3'.

Governor Ige outlined approach to combating invasive species
Governor Ige outlined approach to combating invasive species

At the center of his philosophy, strength in numbers. 

Additional security added after alleged attack near Honolulu City Lights
Additional security added after alleged attack near Honolulu City Lights

Many flock to downtown Honolulu to check out the Honolulu City Lights, but not all are in the holiday spirit. 

UH study reveals failure to protect beaches under rising sea level
UH study reveals failure to protect beaches under rising sea level

Some of the world's most beautiful beaches are here in Hawaii but researchers say that could all change due to rising sea level if changes aren't made soon. 

A day of celebration for marathon finishers
A day of celebration for marathon finishers

Walkers and runners scooped up their finisher certificates. That piece of paper marking countless hours spent on Sunday's course. 

Honolulu's top prosecutor reportedly under federal investigation
Honolulu's top prosecutor reportedly under federal investigation

City Prosecutor Keith Kaneshiro is reportedly under federal investigation. He could be the next high-profile target in the corruption case involving former Chief of Police Louis Kealoha and his wife former deputy prosecutor Katherine Kealoha. KITV4 has not received on-the-record confirmation that Kaneshiro has been formally notified.

Brown Tree Snakes: Hawaii bringing them in to keep the species out
Brown Tree Snakes: Hawaii bringing them in to keep the species out

The Hawaii Agriculture Department will use the sterile, male snakes as part of its dog detection program. 

33,000 malasadas, 365 days of prep work, one Honolulu Marathon
33,000 malasadas, 365 days of prep work, one Honolulu Marathon

The marathon is just one day, but prep work is year-round for the hundreds of volunteers needed.

What's the smell? False alarm at Washington Middle sends out hazmat team
What's the smell? False alarm at Washington Middle sends out hazmat team

A hazmat team, police and firefighters were all on campus Monday morning responding to what could have been reports of an alarm sounding at the school.  

Chili pepper eating contest gets even hotter
Chili pepper eating contest gets even hotter

Contestants sat in a hot spring while trying to eat as many peppers as possible!

Popular poke spot in Kalihi back in business after fire caused it to close
Popular poke spot in Kalihi back in business after fire caused it to close

Alicia's market poke express is in the same building as the original Alicia's Market on Mokauea Street -- just a few doors down. 

Construction to repave Kapolei Parkway underway, but could take 45 days to complete
Construction to repave Kapolei Parkway underway, but could take 45 days to complete

Crews will work from 7 p.m. until 5:30 a.m., every Monday through Thursday.

U.S. helps weaken climate report
U.S. helps weaken climate report

The United States sided with Russia, Saudi Arabia and Kuwait over the weekend at a global climate summit. The American delegation voted against language that supports a landmark climate report on limiting global warming. A UN panel put together the report. It calls on the governments of the world to make "unprecedented changes" to avoid disastrous levels of global warming. Nations are in Poland to create a rule-book for the Paris Climate Agreement.

Why is pizza so addicting?
Why is pizza so addicting?

Jeremy Roth explains what makes pizza so addicting - Few foods out there rival the beloved pizza pie. From the cobbled roads of old Italy, to the taxi jammed streets of New York, people all over the world love to indulge in a slice or two. In fact, according to a recent study, pizza was recently ranked as the food most associated with indicators of addiction. But what is it that makes us want to reach for it? According to experts, there are a few reasons First, it's the mixture o...

The world's oldest known wild seabird has laid another egg
The world's oldest known wild seabird has laid another egg

Wisdom and her mate return to the same site on Midway Atoll each year. Laysan albatrosses lay one egg and raise one chick per year.

Windy Monday
Windy Monday

A series of high pressure systems moving through the Central Pacific this week will bring breezy to strong trade winds (ENE 15-30 MPH) across the islands through Friday. Expect showers for the next five days, mainly over windward and mountain areas with brief periods of leeward rainfall. Wind speeds will decrease by next weekend with drier weather conditions as the ridge north of the islands weakens in response to a cold front approaching the Hawaiian Islands from the northwest. Wind...

Over 3 dozen Honolulu firefighters battle blaze at abandoned Kalihi home
Over 3 dozen Honolulu firefighters battle blaze at abandoned Kalihi home

HFD says squatters are known to hang around inside the house.

88-year-old man finishes Honolulu Marathon in almost 18 hours
88-year-old man finishes Honolulu Marathon in almost 18 hours

The temperature and wind were said to be a few of the toughest factors for the athletes. But that didn't stop Sadao Ito from crossing the finish line. 

Aging Well: loneliness, “Our Care, Our Choice” Act, and free walking group
Aging Well: loneliness, “Our Care, Our Choice” Act, and free walking group

Lonliness in mid- to late-life: A survey released by AARP Foundation, “Loneliness and Social Connections: A National Survey of Adults 45 and Older" finds that one in three U.S. adults age 45 and older are lonely. While the percentage is unchanged from a previous loneliness study conducted by AARP Research in 2010, approximately five million more midlife and older adults are lonely due to growth in this age group among the population. The survey used the UCL...

High surf on the North Shore prompt 1,800+ preventive rescues
High surf on the North Shore prompt 1,800+ preventive rescues

Ocean Safety reported there were three rescues on the North Shore Sunday.

38-year-old man in serious condition after suffering gunshot wound in Nu'uanu
38-year-old man in serious condition after suffering gunshot wound in Nu'uanu

Honolulu Police have opened an second-degree attempted murder case following a shooting in the Nu'uanu area early Saturday morning.

U.S. helps weaken climate report
U.S. helps weaken climate report

The United States sided with Russia, Saudi Arabia and Kuwait over the weekend at a global climate summit. The American delegation voted against language that supports a landmark climate report on limiting global warming. A UN panel put together the report. It calls on the governments of the world to make "unprecedented changes" to avoid disastrous levels of global warming. Nations are in Poland to create a rule-book for the Paris Climate Agreement.

Why is pizza so addicting?
Why is pizza so addicting?

Jeremy Roth explains what makes pizza so addicting - Few foods out there rival the beloved pizza pie. From the cobbled roads of old Italy, to the taxi jammed streets of New York, people all over the world love to indulge in a slice or two. In fact, according to a recent study, pizza was recently ranked as the food most associated with indicators of addiction. But what is it that makes us want to reach for it? According to experts, there are a few reasons First, it's the mixture o...

The world's oldest known wild seabird has laid another egg
The world's oldest known wild seabird has laid another egg

Wisdom and her mate return to the same site on Midway Atoll each year. Laysan albatrosses lay one egg and raise one chick per year.

Windy Monday
Windy Monday

A series of high pressure systems moving through the Central Pacific this week will bring breezy to strong trade winds (ENE 15-30 MPH) across the islands through Friday. Expect showers for the next five days, mainly over windward and mountain areas with brief periods of leeward rainfall. Wind speeds will decrease by next weekend with drier weather conditions as the ridge north of the islands weakens in response to a cold front approaching the Hawaiian Islands from the northwest. Wind...

Over 3 dozen Honolulu firefighters battle blaze at abandoned Kalihi home
Over 3 dozen Honolulu firefighters battle blaze at abandoned Kalihi home

HFD says squatters are known to hang around inside the house.