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The way it was: Mauna Kea in 1945

| | Mar 29 2017 - 12:05am | Comments

We are kamaaina, born and raised in Hilo during the 1930s and 1940s. Bill, now living in Nevada, visited me here in Kona for the Christmas holidays and we traveled back on many old, sentimental journeys. One of the special ones was about his hike to the summit of Mauna Kea in 1945.

  1. Posted: Apr 11 2017 - 12:05am

    Gabbard’s Assad defense indefensible

  2. Posted: Apr 10 2017 - 12:05am

    Malahini should not take stand on local culture

  3. | Posted: Apr 10 2017 - 12:05am

    I would like to attempt to answer the questions about TMT submitted by David Gomes on April 6.

  4. | Posted: Apr 10 2017 - 12:05am

    WASHINGTON — “No majority leader wants written on his tombstone that he presided over the end of the Senate,” the minority leader said.

  5. | Posted: Apr 9 2017 - 12:49am

    Hawaiian Airlines seems to have a continuing problem with row 4 and the way it is assigned. Especially for those of us who have to fly and are handicapped as well as tall. I get a different story from each agent I talk to and row 4 A and B are never available online.

  6. Posted: Apr 9 2017 - 12:49am

    3 proposals

  7. | Posted: Apr 9 2017 - 12:49am

    “War is the health of the state. It automatically sets in motion throughout society those irresistible forces for uniformity, for passionate cooperation with the government in coercing into obedience the minority groups and individuals which lack the larger herd sense.”

  8. Posted: Apr 8 2017 - 12:05am

    More protection needed for bees

  9. | Posted: Apr 8 2017 - 12:05am

    I am a local gal born and raised (fourth generation), in Kona, Hawaii. My dad was a rancher and had keys to many of the most desolate beaches where I would spend my days snorkeling. From the Kailua-Kona pier as far as Milolili, there were thousands of beautiful reef fish, too many to count.

  10. | Posted: Apr 7 2017 - 12:05am

    Recent discourse regarding immigration, both nationally as well as locally, begs the attention of every American, and particularly, every Hawaiian.

  11. Posted: Apr 7 2017 - 12:05am

    Letter short on facts, heavy on fear

  12. | Posted: Apr 6 2017 - 9:12pm

    From 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. Saturday, Mayor Harry Kim will lay out his vision for an Aloha for Maunakea World Park.

  13. | Posted: Apr 6 2017 - 12:05am

    Hilo, that in-between city, half cars, half canoes, a city without shoes.

  14. Posted: Apr 6 2017 - 12:05am

    TMT questions abound

  15. | Posted: Apr 5 2017 - 9:40am

    Big mahalo to Councilwoman Valerie Poindexter for leading the investigation into why an industrial dairy in Hamakua appears to be operating in flagrant disregard of environmental regulation.