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| | May 28 2017 - 12:05am | Comments

HILO — When Hawaii’s public school students return to classes in the fall, the program which serves up chicken burgers, pizza and nachos onto their lunch trays each day will have undergone a few changes.

  1. Posted: May 28 2017 - 12:05am

    The Hawaii Police Department is asking for the public’s help in processing court bench warrants.

  2. Posted: May 27 2017 - 10:54pm

    Editor’s note: The West Hawaii arrest report encompasses the North and South Kohala, Kona, and Hamakua police districts. The report shows arrests and not whether the person is facing charges.

  3. | Posted: May 28 2017 - 12:05am

    KAILUA-KONA — Hawaii County’s unemployment rate edged up slightly in April, the state Department of Labor and Industrial Relations reports.

  4. | Posted: May 28 2017 - 12:05am

    HILO — When Hawaii’s public school students return to classes in the fall, the program which serves up chicken burgers, pizza and nachos onto their lunch trays each day will have undergone a few changes.

  5. | Posted: May 28 2017 - 6:45am

    KAILUA-KONA — Eight months. Seventy-two knives.

  6. | Posted: May 28 2017 - 12:05am

    KAILUA-KONA — Makua Lani Christian Academy graduated 36 seniors at its commencement Saturday at University of the Nations.

  7. | Posted: May 28 2017 - 12:05am

    KAILUA-KONA — Kealakehe High School graduated 241 seniors Saturday night at Waverider stadium.

  8. | Posted: May 27 2017 - 12:05am

    KAILUA-KONA — Parking at Laaloa Beach Park this Memorial Day weekend, much like the beach scene itself, is going to be tight.

  9. | Posted: May 27 2017 - 10:33am

    HILO — Hawaii’s incoming education chief says she’s a school reformer who is committed to narrowing achievement gaps — though she’s also garnered some criticism in districts she’s led in the past.

  10. | Posted: May 26 2017 - 8:43pm

    HILO — A research and education center to be constructed about a mile north of the Puu Waawaa cinder cone moved a step forward this week with the publication of a finding of no significant environmental impact.

  11. | Posted: May 26 2017 - 8:43pm

    HILO — A 51-year-old Hilo man accused of photographing a woman without her consent during a sexual encounter at a public school and then sending a photograph or photographs from the encounter to a professional associate of the woman pleaded not guilty Thursday to charges stemming from his alleged actions.

  12. | Posted: May 27 2017 - 12:05am

    If Hu Honua Bioenergy’s long-delayed biomass power plant were to go online by the end of 2018, Hawaii Electric Light Company’s ratepayers would see increases in their electricity bills, according to an analysis HELCO filed Wednesday with the state Public Utilities Commission of a proposed power purchase agreement.

  13. | Posted: May 27 2017 - 1:46pm

    WAIMEA — Hawaii Preparatory Academy held its 66th annual Commencement Exercises Friday morning at the Waimea school’s upper campus with 102 graduates performing song, chants and hula.

  14. | Posted: May 27 2017 - 1:46pm

    WAIMEA - Parker School held their 41st Commencement Exercise with 24 graduates Friday evening at Kahilu Theatre.

  15. | Posted: May 26 2017 - 5:15pm

    The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services is sending $2.3 million in grants to Hawaii for health care and early childhood education, the majority of which will land on the Big Island.