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Waimea Town DEA released: Sept. 7 deadline for public comment on WTCP build-out

| | Aug 15 2017 - 5:15am | Comments

WAIMEA — Last Tuesday, the Office of Environmental Quality Control released a Draft Environmental Assessment for the Waimea Town Center Infrastructure Improvements to the public.

  1. | Posted: May 5 2017 - 1:15am

    WAIMEA — Although Waimea is home to dozens of farms large and small, none can grow the same green plant as a newcomer in Lalamilo will sometime soon.

  2. | Posted: May 5 2017 - 1:00am

    WAIMEA — Waimea singers’ voices filled David Geffen Hall at Lincoln Center Sunday as part of Distinguished Concerts International New York’s “Viva la Musica de Argentina” show.

  3. | Posted: May 5 2017 - 12:45am

    WAIMEA — Astronomers and engineers at W. M. Keck Observatory opened their doors Friday to more than 140 students from Waimea Middle School, Hawaii Preparatory Academy and Makua Lani Christian Academy.

  4. | Posted: May 2 2017 - 1:15am

    HONOKAA — When the head of Canada-France-Hawaii Telescope talks, science students listen.

  5. | Posted: May 2 2017 - 1:00am

    WAIMEA — Children let their imaginations run free as they leaped from station to station Friday as part of a blessing ceremony at Malamapokii’s new 10,000-square-foot outdoor classroom.

  6. | Posted: May 2 2017 - 12:45am

    WAIMEA — Drivers tooted their horns and called out in support of North Hawaii Action Network members Saturday morning as they waved signs displaying climate change concerns from four stop lights in the center of town.

  7. | Posted: May 2 2017 - 12:40am

    NORTH HAWAII — The Hawaii Island Safety and Security Professionals Association has recognized Officer Tyler Prokopec as the “Kohala Officer of the Quarter” for the first quarter of 2017.

  8. | Posted: Apr 28 2017 - 9:43am

    HONOKAA — For nearly a decade the Hamakua Youth Center has served the youth of Honokaa, providing a safe haven where children ages 6-18 can go after school while their parents are at work.

  9. | Posted: Apr 28 2017 - 2:12am

    WAIMEA — The annual Waimea Educational Hui’s art exhibit will open Tuesday at Isaacs Art Center. A celebration of Hokulea’s World Wide Voyage, the Lei Kaapuni Honua (Lei Around the World) exhibit honors connections made by the double-hulled canoe while on her journey, as well as connections within the Waimea community.

  10. | Posted: Apr 28 2017 - 2:11am

    WAIMEA — How a community treats its kupuna and keiki says a great deal about its values. Waimea Community Association’s Thursday town meeting will look at both ends of the spectrum and the quality of life for those in between.

  11. | Posted: Apr 25 2017 - 6:38am

    WAIMEA — Since March 26, Marla Fergerstrom has spent the vast majority of her time checking expecting cows and helping with their births.

  12. | Posted: Apr 25 2017 - 1:00am

    KAWAIHAE — Hamakua Macadamia Nut Company, a retail store and visitor center for more than 10 years, will soon feature fresh fish, poke and local food dishes from North Kohala’s Kawaihae Kandyz.

  13. | Posted: Apr 25 2017 - 12:50am

    HONOLULU — The nonprofit Hawaiian Legacy Reforestation Initiative announced this week its second Legacy Forest, located at Kahua Ranch on Hawaii Island.

  14. | Posted: Apr 25 2017 - 12:30am

    WAIMEA — Each October for the past 16 years, Rotary Club of North Hawaii has hosted their largest fundraiser, Oktoberfest. All net proceeds from this event are directed to collegiate scholarships and community grants in North Hawaii.

  15. | Posted: Apr 21 2017 - 1:15am

    KOHALA COAST — Similar to students seen on Food Network’s “Chopped Teen Tournament,” 33 high schoolers from Keaau, Pahoa, Waiakea, Hilo, Kealakehe and Konawaena will whip up chocolate-inspired cuisine at the Big Island Chocolate Festival — one of many activities spread over the two-day event April 28 and 29 at Hapuna Beach Prince Hotel.