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KAILUA-KONA — “Buy local. It matters.”

  1. | Posted: Jun 14 2017 - 8:23pm

    HILO — Former County Clerk Jamae Kawauchi has been suspended from practicing law for misusing client funds.

  2. Posted: Jun 14 2017 - 3:30pm

    During the week of June 5-11, Hawaii Island police arrested 17 motorists for driving under the influence of an intoxicant. Six of the drivers were involved in a traffic accident. Two of the drivers were under the age of 21.

  3. Posted: Jun 14 2017 - 1:07pm

    HONOLULU — Last weekend a man sent DLNR Chair Suzanne Case photographs of two hammerhead sharks, left dead near the Heeia Small Boat Harbor on windward Oahu. It’s impossible to determine how they died. Were they hooked and discarded? Were they caught up in a net? Did someone kill them illegally? This is exactly the kind of situation the DLNR hopes people will report immediately using its new DLNRTip app.

  4. | Posted: Jun 14 2017 - 9:31am

    KAILUA-KONA — Kailua Bay remained closed to swimming activities Tuesday afternoon as work on a ruptured sewer line discovered Monday on Palani Road and Alii Drive continued.

  5. | Posted: Jun 14 2017 - 9:26am

    Driving a Kona in Kona? It’s a possibility.

  6. | Posted: Jun 14 2017 - 9:11am

    A tearful Jaylin Kema was sentenced to 10 years probation Tuesday for her role in the 1997 death of her son, Peter Kema Jr., also known as “Peter Boy.”

  7. | Posted: Jun 14 2017 - 8:47am

    Fewer teens in Hawaii are getting pregnant, according to a national report released Tuesday, though the number of 3- and 4-year-olds attending school dropped and the state’s education performance still trails slightly behind national averages.

  8. | Posted: Jun 14 2017 - 8:46am

    HILO — Oceanic Time Warner Cable is a thing of the past.

  9. | Posted: Jun 14 2017 - 8:39am

    HILO — Mayor Harry Kim says he continues to find receptive audiences for his vision of a Mauna Kea park more than six months after he promoted the concept during his inauguration.

  10. | Posted: Jun 14 2017 - 12:06am

    HILO — A tearful Jaylin Kema apologized to her family and community Tuesday, and a judge, despite expressed misgivings, sentenced her to 10 years probation for her role in the 1997 death of her son, Peter Kema Jr.

  11. | Posted: Jun 14 2017 - 12:06am

    KAILUA-KONA — A 40-year-old man was taken into custody last week on suspicion of kidnapping and sexually assaulting a family or household member.

  12. | Posted: Jun 14 2017 - 12:06am

    KAILUA-KONA — The hearings officer overseeing a contested case challenging the proposed development of a 306-unit timeshare will consider on Friday the county planning director’s request to reopen the public hearing on the issue.

  13. | Posted: Jun 14 2017 - 12:06am

    HILO — Investigations and complaints are piling up in a case involving a Keauhou Bay charter captain, a Department of Land and Natural Resources official and Hawaii County Prosecutor Mitch Roth.

  14. Posted: Jun 14 2017 - 12:06am

    West Hawaii Dance Theatre dance camps

  15. | Posted: Jun 13 2017 - 9:50am

    KAWAIHAE — Members of a nonprofit group were disheartened over the theft of swim gear donated to soldiers, training on the the Big Island, for their rest and relaxation.