Hawaii

Ukulele lessons bring joy to the Rogue Valley

MEDFORD, Ore. — If you’ve ever wanted to learn ukulele basics, or how to read music, the Jackson County Library is offering free classes to the public. About a dozen ukulele enthusiasts gathered on Sunday for the lesson. “A lot of times people …

Rogue Valley residents in Hawaii during false alarm

Medford, Ore.– Hawaiians woke to a disturbing alert. A “ballisttic missile threat” text popping up on phones across the islands disrupted what was otherwise a blissful weekend morning. While emergency officials soon relayed word to a panicked community that the alarm had …

Ashland man missing in Hawaii

Ashland, Ore., — An Ashland man living in Hawaii is missing. Joshua Goodwin moved to Maui last month for a job. He was last seen on shore last Thursday when he was supposed to meet a friend to “free dive” 200 yards …

Hawaii considers gun database

Honolulu, HI (KHNL) — Hawaii could become the first state to require that gun owners be registered in a national database, which would notify police if they’re arrested for a serious crime in another state. Currently, when a person buys a gun, …