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After a decade, the esteemed Little Miss Kona Coffee Scholarship program is set to reemerge for the 49th Annual Kona Coffee Cultural Festival. Michelle Sakata Johnson, Miss Kona Coffee Queen in 1977, spearheaded this project after she was asked to join the KCCF Board of Directors.
HONOLULU Former airline and tourism executive David H. Uchiyama has been named the first chief operating officer of the Honolulu rail authority.
HONOLULU A report with erroneous data has been corrected to show student suspensions in Hawaii were not the nations worst, officials said.
An upcoming informational meeting on the North Kohala Agricultural Water Study will be jointly hosted by the Department of Land and Natural Resources (DLNR) and Hawaii Island Sen. Lorraine Inouye. The meeting will take place from 5-7 p.m. Aug. 30 at the Kohala Village Hub, 55-514 Hawi Road, in Hawi, North Kohala.
2019 Little Miss Kona Coffee Scholarship Program