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Alii Drive shoulder widening hits halfway point on projected timeline

| | Dec 9 2017 - 9:53pm | Comments

KAILUA-KONA — The construction project slowing traffic on Alii Drive in the heart of Kailua Village is halfway to completion.

  1. | Posted: Dec 6 2017 - 12:05am

    HILO — A $12.5 million bond issue for a new county prosecutor building in Kona met with quick approval Tuesday by the County Council, the first of what could be millions more in new county borrowing.

  2. | Posted: Dec 5 2017 - 6:06pm

    Windy conditions around the island caused trees to fall into power lines, breaking them and causing some power outages on Tuesday.

  3. | Posted: Dec 5 2017 - 10:13am

    Mamalahoa Highway was filled with the sights and sounds of Christmas Saturday evening at the Holualoa Music and Lights Festival.

  4. | Posted: Dec 5 2017 - 12:06am

    HILO — The county is raising tipping fees at its landfills even more than previously considered.

  5. | Posted: Dec 5 2017 - 8:23am

    KEALAKEKUA — Test results from the Hilo crime lab confirmed suspected drugs found in a homeless housing unit in the Old Kona Industrial Area last week were heroin and methamphetamine, according to testimony heard Monday against Samuel Hernandez.

  6. | Posted: Dec 5 2017 - 12:06am

    KAILUA-KONA — The Hawaii County Department of Water Supply has detected trace amounts of dalapon — a commonly used herbicide — in two South Kona water sources, the department announced in a press release Monday.

  7. | Posted: Dec 4 2017 - 8:11pm

    Two women were rescued Sunday from Honokane Nui Valley in North Kohala.

  8. | Posted: Dec 4 2017 - 4:19pm

    During the week of Nov. 27 through Dec. 3, Hawaii Island police arrested 23 motorists for driving under the influence of an intoxicant. Eight of the drivers were involved in a traffic accident.

  9. Posted: Dec 4 2017 - 10:27am

    Hawaii Island police have initiated a coroner’s inquest in connection with the discovery of a body along the coastline of Hilo Bay.

  10. Posted: Dec 4 2017 - 10:10am

    A 37-year-old Papaaloa woman died following a two-vehicle crash Saturday afternoon in Paauilo. She was identified as Lori Ann Sato.

  11. | Posted: Dec 3 2017 - 8:27pm

    HILO — Federal regulators will give parts of Pohakuloa Training Area’s radiation monitoring plan another look in response to a petition from a Hawaii Island resident.

  12. | Posted: Dec 4 2017 - 12:06am

    KAILUA-KONA — Paintbrush in mouth, Kirk O’Hara positions himself at his easel at Alii Gardens Marketplace.

  13. | Posted: Dec 3 2017 - 8:27pm

    KAILUA-KONA — A dryer fire in a downtown condo forced evacuation of several residents Sunday morning.

  14. Posted: Dec 3 2017 - 10:42am

    KAILUA-KONA — One person died as a result of an accident in Paauilo Saturday.

  15. | Posted: Dec 3 2017 - 12:06am

    People dream about what they want for Christmas, but for one Kona woman, her dream is coming true.