KA’U – Police say Highway 11 near the 60 mile mark had to be closed due to brush fire on Wednesday night.
KA‘U – Treasured kupuna Winifred Pele Hanoa passed away in early April. “Aunty Pele” stood for preserving the rural character and open space of her home district on Hawaii Island.
KAILUA-KONA – During a party convention on April 30, Hawaii County Democrats passed a resolution to stop Hawaii government from spraying the glyphosate herbicide in public places.
HAWAII ISLAND – Through hurricanes, lava flows, and dengue fever… Chief Darryl Oliveira has helped the Big Island community get through one declared disaster after another.
KAPOHO – Numerous grave monuments and concrete vase holders have been damaged at the Kapoho Zairyumin Kai Japanese Cemetery on Kapoho Lighthouse Road, police report.
HILO – 27-year-old Hilo man was assaulted near the corner of Keawe Street and Haili Street on Monday morning, police say.
KAILUA-KONA – Harry Kim, Wally Lau, and Pete Hoffmann give short speeches in Kona during the Hawaii County Democratic party convention on Saturday.
KONA: Hawaii’s Governor calls the Republican debates a circus and says the whole presidential primary season has really shown the difference between Democrats and the GOP.
HILO – Court warns father accused of murdering missing son to stay away from the three main witnesses in the case: Siblings Allan Acol, Lina Acol, and Chauntelle (Acol) Woods.
HONOLULU – The Hawaii State Department of Health has selected eight applicants to receive Medical Marijuana Dispensary Licenses state-wide.