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Increased congestion possible around Magic Sands, along Alii Drive over holiday weekend

| | May 27 2017 - 12:05am | Comments

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

  1. | Posted: May 11 2017 - 9:06pm

    HONOLULU — A federal appeals court has upheld the Honolulu Police Department’s refusal to let a man who had been convicted of misdemeanor harassment own firearms.

  2. | Posted: May 11 2017 - 5:24pm

    Hawaii Attorney General Doug Chin has joined a bipartisan plea by attorneys general nationwide to expand Medicaid investigative powers.

  3. | Posted: May 11 2017 - 4:14pm

    HONOLULU — A deaf Japanese tourist was illegally denied a sign-language interpreter while she was detained and interrogated after landing at the Honolulu International Airport, the American Civil Liberties Union of Hawaii said in a discrimination complaint.

  4. Posted: May 11 2017 - 3:59pm

    BOSTON (AP) — A group of 20 attorneys general, all Democrats, is calling for the appointment of an independent special counsel to continue the investigation into Russian interference in last year’s presidential election.

  5. | Posted: May 11 2017 - 12:05am

    KAILUA-KONA — The homeless population in Hawaii has declined for the first time in nearly a decade, according to a report released by the state Wednesday.

  6. | Posted: May 11 2017 - 12:05am

    HILO — Mayor Harry Kim’s first major borrowing — $20 million to begin the closure process for the Hilo landfill — is scheduled for a County Council vote Tuesday.

  7. | Posted: May 11 2017 - 12:05am

    KAILUA-KONA — A Honolulu woman pleaded not guilty to two counts of negligent homicide Tuesday in connection with a double fatal accident that occurred on Queen Kaahumanu Highway two years ago.

  8. | Posted: May 11 2017 - 12:05am

    HILO — Hawaii Electric Light Company and Hu Honua Bioenergy have come to a tentative agreement on a new power purchase contract.

  9. | Posted: May 10 2017 - 9:13pm

    Hawaii Island police are asking for the public’s assistance in the location of three fugitives wanted on various warrants. These individuals have no known connection to each other, however all have ties to the Puna District. One of them is being sought for questioning in other unrelated crimes.

  10. | Posted: May 10 2017 - 9:13pm

    HILO — Does Hawaii County discriminate against Puna and Ka‘u residents?

  11. | Posted: May 10 2017 - 4:46pm

    Big Island Police are searching for a 42-year-old Kailua-Kona woman who was reported missing.

  12. | Posted: May 10 2017 - 3:44pm

    Hu Honua announced Wednesday that it has reached an agreement with Hawaii Electric Light Co. on an amended power purchase agreement.

  13. | Posted: May 10 2017 - 3:43pm

    HILO — The Hawaii Public Utilities Commission has denied Hawaii Electric Light Co.’s request to buy the Hamakua Energy Partners power plant.

  14. | Posted: May 10 2017 - 3:21pm

    KAILUA-KONA — A single-vehicle crash at the junction of Mamalahoa and Daniel K. Inouye highways caused a widespread power outage also affecting telephones and internet in West Hawaii, according to authorities Tuesday.

  15. | Posted: May 10 2017 - 12:46pm

    KAILUA-KONA — Hawaiian Telcom said Wednesday afternoon the company has fixed issues with fiber optics that were burned as the result of a crash Tuesday at the intersection of Mamalahoa and Daniel K. Inouye highways.