Big Island, small world.
Two decades ago, a dozen kids sat down in a compound at the Natural Energy Laboratory of Hawaii Authority, and began to bat around ideas about the perfect education.
For years, Dr. Craig Kadooka has been trying to convince his patients to get more exercise.
A 31-year-old Hilo man is hospitalized in critical condition after a police-involved shooting late Saturday night in downtown Hilo, police said.
Dozens of Big Island motorcyclists revved their engines and took to the road Sunday morning in memory of three teens killed in a Valentine’s Day crash.
Lava activity in the downslope areas of the June 27 lava flow remains unchanged, Hawaii County Civil Defense officials reported Monday morning.
A 63-year-old Michigan man was killed Sunday after being struck by an on-duty Hawaii Police Department officer in what the Hawaii County Fire Department described as a hit-and-run incident on Waikoloa Road in South Kohala.
A winter weather advisory remains in effect until 6 p.m. Monday for the Mauna Loa and Mauna Kea summits, the National Weather Service reports. Up to 1 inch of new snow is expected above 11,000 feet in elevation.
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.
HONOLULU — A coalition representing Native Hawaiian homesteaders has created a plan outlining ways to improve the Department of Hawaiian Home Lands.
Two purchases of Big Isle property for conservation purposes were approved Friday by the state Board of Land and Natural Resources.