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Resurrecting Kapaau’s golf course: Plans delayed without equipment, donations sought

| | Jun 27 2017 - 1:15am | Comments

KAPAAU — With the closing of Waimea Country Club in 2012, and Big Island Country Club planning to go private in the foreseeable future, affordable golf options for North Hawaii locals and juniors have become few and far between.

  1. Posted: May 23 2017 - 12:10am

    Newspaper challenge designed for small hands

  2. Posted: May 23 2017 - 12:05am

    Cash completes basic military training

  3. | Posted: May 19 2017 - 1:15am

    NORTH HAWAII — Most Hawaii residents cringe when they see their electric bill each month, but two options may save them between $20 and $100 or more during the same time period.

  4. | Posted: May 19 2017 - 1:00am

    HONOKAA — Say “Salvation Army” and most people think of red kettles, bell ringers and thrift stores.

  5. | Posted: May 19 2017 - 12:45am

    KOHALA COAST — Gently used furniture and an eager group of employees looking for a bargain made the recipe for a generous donation.

  6. | Posted: May 19 2017 - 12:30am

    HONOKAA — The Hawaii Saddle Club is proud to present the Memorial Weekend Scholarship Rodeo at Honokaa Rose Andrade Correia Stadium rodeo arena May 27-29.

  7. | Posted: May 19 2017 - 12:20am

    KOHALA — Earlier this month, St. Augustine’s Episcopal Church in Kapaau became the second faith-based organization in North Hawaii to become Blue Zones Project Approved.

  8. | Posted: May 19 2017 - 12:10am

    WAIMEA — Hawaii Preparatory Academy honored dozens of Upper School students May 15 for their special achievements in academic studies, the arts, athletics and community service.

  9. | Posted: May 19 2017 - 12:05am

    Grocery stores

  10. | Posted: May 16 2017 - 1:15am

    WAIMEA — Nancy Redfeather, whose name is synonymous with school gardens on Hawaii Island, recently retired from a prestigious 10-year career at The Kohala Center in Waimea.

  11. | Posted: May 16 2017 - 1:00am

    HAWI — Being stung by a little fire ant (LFA) can be painful, burning as long as 30 minutes. Unfortunately, the invasive stinging pests have become more prevalent in Hawi.

  12. | Posted: May 16 2017 - 12:45am

    HONOKAA — Honokaa Western Week starts down on a farm and ends with a rodeo, beginning this Sunday through May 29. The now-legendary Paniolo Parade &Block Party on Friday may be the biggest parts of the celebration, but a week filled with activities and events promise to be memorable.

  13. Posted: May 16 2017 - 12:35am

    Aloha Kidney: Kidney Disease Education Series is scheduled 1-3:30 p.m. this Thursday and May 25 with Ramona Wong, MD, a retired nephrologist, kidney specialist. These weekly classes will be taught live from Oahu and projected onto a large monitor via the web, for those interested in, at risk for, or living with Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD). Hawaii has a high rate, mostly preventable. Once you understand the impact of choices you make today on mind, spirit and body, you can live mindfully ever after. Classes will continue in June.

  14. | Posted: May 16 2017 - 12:30am

    Let’s begin with one left over from last week … Kyle and Kimo were about to eat with their babysitter when 6-year-old Kyle said, “You can’t sit in Daddy’s seat.” The baby sitter replied, “But your Daddy’s not home and I am responsible for you while he’s gone. So, I can sit here today because I’m the boss!” Kimo, the 4-year-old, quickly piped up, “If you’re the boss, you sit over there in Mommy’s chair!”

  15. | Posted: May 16 2017 - 12:25am

    WAIMEA — Hawaii teachers and their students will have opportunities this year to leave the classroom and study firsthand the island’s ahupuaa, or traditional Hawaiian mountain-to-sea land divisions.