A passionate community crowded the Konawaena Elementary School Cafeteria on Saturday afternoon to talk about the future of the Kealakekua Bay.
As state and local government continues to respond to the dengue fever outbreak on Hawaii Island, communities at high risk of contracting the mosquito-borne disease – like those in South Kona – have taken the initiative to Fight The Bite themselves.
KONA: Struggling as an area of high risk for dengue fever since an outbreak began in September, South Kona is looking at the viability of a new tool in the fight against the mosquito-borne disease.
KAAWALOA, Hawaii: One day after the end of search and rescue operations for 15 year old Tyler Madoff, swept out to sea by large waves at Kaawaloa Lighthouse near Kealakekua Bay, the guides who were with Madoff’s tour group on July 4th return to the scene of the tragedy. In this video, shot by Matt […]
KONA, Hawaii: After the 5th day of searching for 15 year old Tyler Madoff, who was swept out to sea by large waves at Ka’awaloa near Kealakekua Bay, rescue crews have shut down the operation. The Hawaii County Fire Department reports negative findings. Michael and Marianne Madoff spoke to a print reporter and a camera […]
KEALAKEKUA, Hawaii: As the search continues for 15 year old Tyler Madoff, who was swept out to sea by large waves at Ka’awaloa near Kealakekua Bay, his parents flew in to Hawaii and addressed the media in a press conference. Michael and Marianne Madoff spoke to a print reporter and a camera crew at the […]
[FMP poster=”http://www.bigislandvideonews.com/media/southkona/VIDEOsouthkona.jpg” width=”280″ height=”153″]http://www.bigislandvideonews.com/media/2012/07july/0706kealakekua.mp4[/FMP] NAPOOPOO, Hawaii: The search continues for a 15 year old boy who was swept out to sea by large waves at Ka’awaloa near Kealakekua Bay. The Coast Guard Hawaii identified the missing boy as Tyler Madoff of White Plains, New York. The boy was with a guided kayak tour while traveling […]
KAAWALOA, Hawaii: A tragic situation is unfolding at Ka’awaloa near Kealakekua Bay. One visiting 15-year old boy has been hospitalized and another 15-year old boy is missing following a public accident at the Ka’awaloa Light House on July 4th. The Coast Guard Hawaii identified the missing boy as Tyler Madoff of White Plains, New York. […]
HILO, Hawaii: A special meeting of the Hawaii County Council was held on Thursday, where the nine local lawmakers approved a $365 million dollar operating budget for the upcoming fiscal year by a vote of 8 to 1. [MORE VIDEO: Hawaii Council passes $365 million budget, no big changes] Perhaps the most interest in Thursday’s budget […]
Napoopoo Village was by far the worst hit residential village along the Kona coast. Today, the once devastated homes are all in various stages of repair.