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Hapuna makes Top 10 list of best beaches in US

| | May 25 2017 - 10:24am | Comments

KAILUA-KONA — Just one Big Island site made Dr. Beach’s Top 10 Beaches list for 2017.

  1. | Posted: May 23 2017 - 8:23am

    West Hawaii Explorations Academy located at the Natural Energy Laboratory Hawaii Authority graduated 32 seniors Friday night at their commencement ceremony.

  2. | Posted: May 19 2017 - 4:40pm

    An autopsy conducted Thursday determined that the male operator of a 2008 Nissan Titan who died Wednesday after being involved in a two-vehicle traffic collision on the Queen Kaahumanu Highway north of the 92 mile marker died from his injuries sustained in the accident.

  3. | Posted: May 19 2017 - 2:12pm

    The Hawaii County Department of Parks and Recreation announces the closure of the Mauna Kea Recreation Area comfort stations from 6:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Monday

  4. | Posted: May 19 2017 - 8:55pm

    HILO — Hawaii County’s tax exemptions should help long-timers, not just old-timers, several County Council members said Thursday.

  5. | Posted: May 19 2017 - 12:05am

    WAIKOLOA VILLAGE — Residents who wanted their voices heard on the Saddle Road extension project, which is moving expeditiously toward final design and construction, got their platform Wednesday night.

  6. | Posted: May 19 2017 - 12:05am

    KAILUA-KONA — A local lawmaker and fire chief said they will continue to advocate for state funds to put lifeguards at Kua Bay.

  7. | Posted: May 19 2017 - 12:05am

    WAIMEA —The Waimea community was still in shock, Thursday, after a two-car crash on Queen Kaahumanu Highway took the life of one of their own and severely injured another Wednesday.

  8. | Posted: May 19 2017 - 8:28am

    HILO — Everything was on the table but little was decided Thursday during a marathon County Council meeting on the budget, as local lawmakers took their first good look at a $491 million spending plan that includes expenses largely out of county control.

  9. Posted: May 19 2017 - 8:32am

    HILO — An eyewitness to a bank robbery Wednesday afternoon in Puna said the alleged perpetrator was “foul-mouthed and rude, but I never feared for my life.”

  10. | Posted: May 19 2017 - 8:55pm

    HILO — Think mumps is something for people on Oahu to worry about?

  11. | Posted: May 18 2017 - 1:07pm

    Hawaii Island police arrested a 57-year-old man for a robbery incident that occurred Wednesday afternoon.

  12. | Posted: May 18 2017 - 11:42am

    Police have identified a man who died Monday after being pulled out of Makaiwa Bay on the Kohala Coast.

  13. | Posted: May 18 2017 - 4:06pm

    Hawaii County Civil Defense reports one lane of Saddle Road will be closed for the next two hours because of a traffic crash.

  14. | Posted: May 18 2017 - 12:05am

    KAILUA-KONA — A handful of avid cyclists gathered early Wednesday evening in the pouring rain to send a message through silence, and in that way make some noise for a peer of theirs no longer able to speak for himself.

  15. | Posted: May 18 2017 - 12:31pm

    HILO — County administration has a bit more explaining to do before the County Council is ready to approve a $20 million bond issue creating a closure plan for the Hilo landfill.