VIDEO: Tokunaga’s 2012 Ulua Challenge won on last weigh-in

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HILO, Hawaii: A boisterous Bryson Kawaihae was last in line at the Afook Chinen Civic Auditorium on Sunday, but he ended up in first. Kawaihae could hardly contain himself, suspecting that he and his fishing partner Rody Dasalla had caught the two or three biggest ulua in the 9th annual S. Tokunaga Store Ulua Challenge, […]

VIDEO: Hawaii hunters, Yagong hope to wrest authority from state

Yagong prepares bills concerning hunting on Hawaii Island

HILO, Hawaii: Hawaii County Council Chair Dominic Yagong has two big measures coming before the council concerning hunting, but first he wants to hold meetings with hunters about the proposals. Yagong told us about both upcoming bills last Friday, and the measures are sure to shake things up in the state of Hawaii. The first […]

VIDEO: Keokea Beach Park re-opens after quake repairs

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HALAULA, Hawaii: A blessing and dedication ceremony for a renovated and expanded Keokea Beach Park was held Saturday morning. The scenic North Kohala park, just a few miles away from Pololu Valley, hosted a crowd of Kohala residents, the Friends of Kēōkea Beach Park, Mayor Billy Kenoi, and other Hawaii County officials for a festive […]