Oahu News

Pacific Hurricane Forecast Complicated by Coronavirus

HONOLULU — The Central Pacific basin including Hawaii should expect to see between two and six tropical storms or hurricanes this year, federal forecasters said Wednesday. The annual National Weather Service prediction came as wary Hawaii residents begin to emerge …

Police: No New Year’s Fireworks Arrests on Hawaii Island

Police say no one was arrested for fireworks offenses this year, compared with three a year ago. This was the first New Year’s under a stricter Oahu ordinance prohibiting non-firecracker consumer fireworks. There were 40 percent fewer fireworks complaints during …