Two Kona men have been arrested and charged with numerous offenses following a break-in at a Kailua-Kona resort.
Hawaii County officials breathed a sigh of relief Monday afternoon, after learning Gov. Neil Abercrombie isn’t going to veto a bill giving them a larger share of the transient accommodations tax.
While hundreds of participants were competing on land at the Kona Marathon on Sunday, another battle raged at sea.
The list recognizes the biggest fish caught on rod and reel (except opakapaka and onaga, for which we’ll accept hand line catches) in West Hawaii waters for 2014 in each of 22 categories. They are listed by species, weight, angler, skipper, boat and date. The list is updated every Sunday throughout the year (copyright 2014 by Jim Rizzuto). If we have overlooked you, give us a call (885-4208) or send an email ( firstname.lastname@example.org ).
Mauna Kea State Park will close July 1 for renovations and remain closed until further notice.
No tsunami was triggered by a magnitude-8.0 earthquake in the Aleutian Islands of Alaska, according to the Pacific Tsunami Warning Center.
Results from Sunday's event in Kailua-Kona.