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Zags to return to Hawaii in 2023 for Maui Invitational

MAUI, Hawaii – The Zags are headed back to Hawaii.  Gonzaga is one of several teams selected to play in the 40th annual Maui Jim Maui Invitational. They’ll compete against Kansas, Marquette, Purdue, Syracuse, Tennessee, UCLA and Chaminade at the…

Ellensburg man accused of selling drugs that killed a man

ELLENSBURG, Wash. (AP) — A 19-year-old from Ellensburg, Washington, has been arrested in Hawaii and is accused of selling the drugs that killed an Ellensburg man. Police say the man was arrested Tuesday for the death of 21-year-old Sage Francois,…

Hawaii telescope project on hold for now

After more than five months of protests over construction of a giant telescope on land some native Hawaiians consider sacred, Hawaii Gov. David Ige said Thursday that state law enforcement will be removed from the site after he was informed that the project

Hawaii man cyberstalked Utah family for months

A Hawaii man is accused of conducting an elaborate cyberstalking campaign against a Utah woman and her father by sending unwanted repairmen, food deliveries and other visitors to their home.

Swimming with Hawaii's charismatic spinner dolphins stirs controversy

On the west coast of Hawaii Island, the sun rises over tall volcanoes and glints off the vast blue Pacific in Honokohau Harbor near Kailua-Kona. Tourists climb aboard waiting boats in the bright morning light, giddy at the prospect of swimming beside the island's famous spinner dolphins.

Supreme Court grapples with how to control water pollution

The Supreme Court grappled Wednesday with questions about the scope of the Clean Water Act and the Environmental Protection Agency's authority to regulate pollutants that find their way into navigable water such as oceans, rivers and streams.