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Kona Area Property Crime Report | Aug. 16-22

Editor’s note: This log of property crimes reported in the Kona District is a regular feature of West Hawaii Today and is compiled using Hawaii Police Department records. The department considers North and South Kona one district.

Big Island police arrest 26 for alleged DUI

Hawaii Island police arrested 26 motorists for driving under the influence of an intoxicant between Aug. 18 and Sunday. Four of the drivers were involved in traffic crashes. Three were younger than 21.

Local News


U.S. Open: Bellis, 15, youngest Open winner since ’96

NEW YORK — While 15-year-old American CiCi Bellis was in the process of stunning a Grand Slam finalist to become the youngest player to win a U.S. Open match since 1996, her father did his best to conceal his emotions courtside.

Local Features

Kealakehe High open house Sept. 4

Kealakehe High School will host its annual open house from 5:15 to 7 p.m. Sept. 4. Parents are invited to come to the library early as school and parent information will be available, as well as help with any questions.


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