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Gov.’s address draws praise, raises questions

| | Jan 24 2017 - 12:05am | Comments

KAILUA-KONA — Hawaii’s political spotlight settled firmly on Gov. David Ige Monday, as he delivered the 2017 State of the State Address on Oahu.

  1. | Posted: Jan 21 2017 - 12:05am

    KAILUA-KONA — After nearly a week-long rash of vehicle thefts and unlawful entries, Hawaii Island police arrested a West Hawaii man in connection with a car break-in that occurred in Captain Cook Tuesday.

  2. | Posted: Jan 21 2017 - 12:05am

    KAILUA-KONA — The colors of the rainbow filled the air Friday afternoon at Kahakai Elementary School as they held their second annual School Color Run.

  3. | Posted: Jan 21 2017 - 12:05am

    KAILUA-KONA — Not long after the time many Hawaii residents woke up and started their day Friday, they already had a new president.

  4. | Posted: Jan 21 2017 - 12:05am

    Police are hoping the public can provide new information or leads related to an unsolved cold-case murder from two decades ago.

  5. | Posted: Jan 20 2017 - 7:45pm

    WASHINGTON — Pledging emphatically to empower America’s “forgotten men and women,” Donald Trump was sworn in as the 45th president of the United States Friday, taking command of a riven nation facing an unpredictable era under his assertive but untested leadership.

  6. | Posted: Jan 20 2017 - 7:45pm

    WASHINGTON — Closing out a barrier-breaking chapter in history, former President Barack Obama left the White House on Friday much the way he entered it eight years ago: insisting Americans have reason for optimism despite the national sense of unease.

  7. | Posted: Jan 20 2017 - 3:28pm

    Hawaii Island police are on the hunt for David Cordeiro, a Mountain View man wanted for questioning in connection with an abuse case.

  8. Posted: Jan 20 2017 - 3:27pm

    Hawaii Island police arrested Kapono Labrador Wednesday and charged him with two felonies in connection with burglaries in Hilo.

  9. | Posted: Jan 20 2017 - 12:17pm

    The DLNR Division of State Parks announced this morning the reopening of beaches at Hapuna Beach State Recreation Area and Kekaha Kai State Park, Maniniowali/Kua Bay section.

  10. | Posted: Jan 20 2017 - 12:05am

    Two men and a woman were arrested Wednesday in connection with suspected gambling activity at a Hilo business, police said Thursday.

  11. | Posted: Jan 20 2017 - 12:05am

    Experts predict gas prices nationwide will climb to three-year highs in 2017, an upward trend island drivers may have already begun to notice.

  12. | Posted: Jan 20 2017 - 12:05am

    HILO — More than half of the doctors in Hawaii will reach the retirement age of 65 within the next decade, according to a new report submitted Thursday to the state Legislature.

  13. | Posted: Jan 20 2017 - 12:05am

    KAILUA-KONA — With uncertainty over the nation’s health care system, the president and chief operating officer of the state’s largest insurer said he’s keeping an eye on how policy changes could affect coverage in Hawaii.

  14. | Posted: Jan 20 2017 - 12:05am

    KAILUA-KONA — For Harvey and Joan James, volunteering at the Champions Tour event at Four Seasons Resort Hualalai isn’t just a family affair — it’s a family tradition.

  15. | Posted: Jan 19 2017 - 5:40pm

    HONOLULU — Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg went to court to gain ownership of isolated pockets of land tucked away within his sprawling estate in Hawaii, many of which are less than an acre and could be split between hundreds of owners in a situation unique to the islands.