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KAILUA-KONA A tentative agreement has been reached between the union representing dozens of nurses at North Hawaii Community Hospital and The Queens Health Systems, averting a possible strike at the Waimea facility.
Puna Councilman Matt Kanealii-Kleinfelder wants to know whats going on atop Maunakea.
A 39-year-old former Honokaa man pleaded no contest Monday to a gambling charge related to a sweep of seven establishments across the Big Island by local and federal authorities on March 1, 2016.
June was a mixed bag, weather-wise, for the Big Island, with three gauges in windward North Hawaii posting their lowest June totals on record and two Kau spots posting unusually high rainfall totals.
Big Island women will have better access to superior cancer-detecting technology in August after Hawaii Radiologic Associates begins offering 3D mammography services.
Two vehicle detailers from the Big Island will be at Seattles Museum of Flight for a week starting Monday. Their prestigious mission detail several historic aircraft, including a Boeing 707-120 that served four presidents as Air Force One.
Man to pay $172K for
KAILUA-KONA — The county is moving forward with plans for a popular Kona beach park, but there’s still a long road ahead.
With the summer months, comes a greater need for blood donors.
A brief look at other news from throughout the state and Pacific.
A less aggressive strain of rapid ohia death,
Ceratocystis huliohia, was recently detected in a single tree on private property in East Maui, the state Department of Land and Natural Resources said Tuesday.
Roofing maintenance projects are underway at Hilo High School.
HONOLULU A 51-year-old Kona woman accused of using bitcoin to try to hire a hit man on the internet to kill her husband remains in custody at the Federal Detention Center in Honolulu, pending arrangements by federal court officials for her release.
KAILUA-KONA — Waikoloa Road between Queen Kaahumanu Highway and Waikoloa Village reopened after crews removed a small aircraft that made an emergency landing Wednesday.
Photos by HOLLYN JOHNSON/Tribune-Herald.
A 31-year-old Hilo man was sentenced Monday to 15 years in prison for firing gunshots at a group of people almost 2 1/2 years ago in the parking lot of Puainako Town Center in Hilo.
The deadline to submit possible names for fissure 8 has passed, with a total of 20 proposed monikers submitted.
A brief look at other news from throughout the state.
Police say a small aircraft made an emergency landing on Waikoloa Road about a mile south of Waikoloa village at about 10:35 a.m. today.
Police are seeking the publics assistance in identifying a man suspected of stealing an engagement/wedding ring.
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