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Volcano Update

2015-07-02 13:21

Part of the rim and wall of the Overlook vent within Halemaumau Crater collapsed into the lava lake Wednesday afternoon, U.S. Geological Survey Hawaiian Volcano Observatory scientists reported Thursday.

Local news

2015-07-02 15:38

Hawaii Island police are asking for the public’s help in locating a 19-year-old Hilo woman wanted on an outstanding bench warrant.

Local Sports

2015-07-02 05:38

IRONMAN has announced changes to the swim starts for its World Championship events. For the 2015 IRONMAN World Championship, the men’s age-group race will begin at 6:55 a.m., with the women’s age-group race starting fifteen minutes later at 7:10 a.m.

Obituaries

2015-07-01 00:06

Editor’s note: Obituaries are published free of charge as a public service. The content is subject to editing to ensure parity treatment and style continuity.

Opinion

2015-07-02 00:05

Recently, I moved from Maine to Kailua-Kona. Like so many, I’m blessed to have a varied genealogical background. In my case, my family has Hawaiian, Chinese and Portuguese forebearers, along with the mostly Caucasian ancestors whose genes form the majority of my appearance.