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Treatment plant upgrades 3 years away

| | Sep 24 2016 - 12:05am | Comments

KEALAKEHE — Hawaii County wastewater experts hope to have the Kealakehe Wastewater Treatment Plant upgraded and able to produce quality, reusable water in the next three years.

  1. | Posted: Sep 24 2016 - 12:05am

    KEALAKEKUA — A death in the family of one witness stalled the trial of a former off-duty police officer two court days before he was scheduled to go to trial.

  2. | Posted: Sep 24 2016 - 12:05am

    KEALAKEHE — Hawaii County wastewater experts hope to have the Kealakehe Wastewater Treatment Plant upgraded and able to produce quality, reusable water in the next three years.

  3. | Posted: Sep 24 2016 - 12:05am

    HONOLULU — Native American communities with their own governments have long had a way to establish a relationship with the United States, but until now one of the largest indigenous groups in the country hasn’t had the same opportunity.

  4. | Posted: Sep 23 2016 - 8:59pm

    Two decades of detective work paid off for Terri Napeahi.

  5. | Posted: Sep 23 2016 - 2:01pm

    The U.S. Coast Guard is searching for a Canadian sailor seen leaving Hilo Aug. 1 by a fellow mariner.

  6. | Posted: Sep 22 2016 - 8:13pm

    KAILUA-KONA — The state is heading back up the mountain for more animal control activities scheduled for dates in October, November and December.

  7. | Posted: Sep 23 2016 - 2:21pm

    KEALAKEKUA — A former off-duty police officer accused of assaulting a man while he was handcuffed on Jan. 9, 2014, in Ocean View may see his trial delayed after a motion today.

  8. | Posted: Sep 23 2016 - 12:05am

    KAILUA-KONA — Live and learn. Be successful while retaining cultural authenticity and identity.

  9. | Posted: Sep 23 2016 - 12:05am

    HILO — Guests in a hospitality room at the Hawaii Congress of Planning Officials Conference on Kauai got an impromptu earful they hadn’t planned on — courtesy of Hawaii County Mayor Billy Kenoi.

  10. | Posted: Sep 22 2016 - 12:05am

    HILO — Knowing your enemy is the key to winning any battle, and Big Island groups are ramping up efforts to educate residents about invasive little fire ants.

  11. | Posted: Sep 21 2016 - 9:37pm

    HONOMU — The pair of decades-old trees at Honomu Park have grown together so much that many residents speak about them as if they are one, even though, technically, they were planted separately, according to oral history.

  12. | Posted: Sep 21 2016 - 9:37pm

    KAILUA-KONA — The state may do away with gas taxes and replace them with a road use charge, depending on the results of a proposed statewide trial program.

  13. | Posted: Sep 21 2016 - 9:37pm

    HILO — Local political powerhouse George Yokoyama received a special gift Monday night for his 90th birthday — a key to the county.

  14. | Posted: Sep 22 2016 - 12:05am

    CNN revealed Wednesday that all 50 states have the carcinogen chromium-6 in their water supplies, a chemical made famous by the movie “Erin Brockovich.”

  15. | Posted: Sep 22 2016 - 12:05am

    KAILUA-KONA — The Kona Health Office on Haukapila Street in Kealakekua will close temporarily at the end of this month to allow for the installation of ceiling fans and other general renovations at the facility.