Questions, answers about Big Island lava flow

HONOLULU — Lava that has entered a rural Hawaii town has been described as a disaster in slow motion. After months of creeping through uninhabited areas of the Big Island, it reached Pahoa this week, crossing a residential street, burning down a garden shed and inching toward homes and a main road that goes through downtown.

Community bulletin

Military to convoy from PTA to Kawaihae on Friday

Oahu-based Soldiers will convoy from Pohakuloa Training Area to Kawaihae Harbor between 8 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. Friday. Convoys will use the Daniel K. Inouye Highway, Mamalahoa Highway, Waikoloa Road, Queen Kaahumanu and Akoni Pule Corridor. Military police will escort the convoys.

Local News

Police, National Guard mobilize in Puna

More than 80 members of the Hawaii Army and Air National Guard deployed Thursday in Puna to assist police as the June 27 lava flow continues its relentless march in Pahoa.

Attempted murder suspect remains on supervised release

A 34-year-old Waikoloa man charged with attempted murder for allegedly stabbing two women in a parking lot confrontation earlier this month will remain on supervised release, South Kohala District Court Judge Melvin H. Fujino ruled Thursday.


Runnin’ with Rani: Weekend Boo-nanza

It’s Halloween, a time of celebration and superstition that falls yearly on the 31st of October. For many, the annual holiday offers the perfect excuse to crash in on costume parties and haunted houses, dive into pumpkin-carving and apple-bobbing activities, and play silly pranks with the old-fashioned game of trick-or-treat.

Local Features


Contest and Promotions

Pupule Pigskin Picks
Pupule Pigskin Picks
Pupule Pigskin Picks
Golf Challenge
Golf Challenge
Pick your favorite golfer
Auto Racing Challenge
Pick your drivers!
Click Here