Hawaii Island News

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Man convicted in 2008 fatal stabbing paroled

KAILUA-KONA — The sister of a woman stabbed to death more than a decade ago says she’s “horrified” by the state’s decision to parole the man who took the life of her loved one after serving just over half his 20-year sentence.

Foes blast Maunakea rules

More than 100 people showed up Tuesday evening at Waiakea Elementary School for a public hearing on a revised draft of administrative rules regulating public and commercial activities on Maunakea.

County Council approves budget

The County Council on Wednesday added $1.6 million and two more positions to the 93 new positions in Mayor Harry Kim’s $583.9 million spending plan, while moving money around in other accounts to give the legislative body more oversight.

Uncle denies theft in Kealoha corruption trial

HONOLULU — The first question a special federal prosecutor asked a witness Wednesday in an ongoing Oahu corruption trial: Did you take the mailbox at the home of a now-retired police chief and his wife?

Police seek Kona burglary suspect

Big Island police are seeking leads from the public on the whereabouts of a burglary suspect.


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Russ Roberts