Thousands hit Hawaii beaches for first holiday weekend with no mask mandate

Memorial Day weekend 2021 is the first holiday weekend without an outdoor mask mandate and it is the first time health officials are not as concerned about a surge in COVID-19 cases to follow.

More tourists equals more garbage on Hawaii beaches

The pandemic forced Hawaii and the world to shut down. For nearly nine months people were encouraged to stay home and few traveled to the islands. Though that devastated the economy it had the opposite effect on our environment. Now that the lockdown is lifted, many say they’ve seen an increase in trash along our… Continue reading More tourists equals more garbage on Hawaii beaches

Hawaii man greeted by great white shark during 'insane' experience

Underwater photographer Deron Verbeck said he went diving on Friday off the Big Island’s Keahole Point when he thought he saw a school of ulua. But something was off because the size and shape made him think of a tiger shark…at first. Subscribe to KHON on YouTube: Stay informed about Hawaii news, weather, sports, and… Continue reading Hawaii man greeted by great white shark during 'insane' experience