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KAILUA-KONA West Hawaii golfers, its time to rejoice.
One lane was blocked in the Waimea bound direction on Kawaihae Road Tuesday morning after a fuel truck tractor trailer partially rolled over.
Baltimore foundation wants to give away neglected Naalehu Theater — but accepting decaying gift not that easy
BALTIMORE Rising above the two-lane Mamalahoa Highway on the Big Island, the red-and-yellow, Art Deco edifice of the Naalehu Theater is wrapped in orange safety fencing, its weathered paint peeling and missing pieces of its sea turtle-emblazoned roof.
KAILUA-KONA Attempted murder and other charges have been dropped against a Kailua-Kona man accused of assaulting a Hawaii Police Department officer earlier this year in what prosecutors called a racially motivated attack.
KAILUA-KONA The front lawn of the STEM building at Kealakehe High School has transformed from a blank canvas into a special place for learning.
KAILUA-KONA A late Thanksgiving this year means a shorter holiday shopping period for many.
KAILUA-KONA The streets of Kailua Village were filled with eager anticipation for the start of the annual Kailua-Kona Community Christmas Parade Saturday evening.
KAILUA-KONA Hawaii Police Officer Damien Grace came full circle at the annual Shop with a Cop at the Kona Target.
Documentary filmed, possible movie in works, when Kona resident Ronald Cole helped lead country’s largest hostage rescue
KAILUA-KONA Ronald Cole, 83, remembers details of that fateful day as if it just happened.
HILO Erika Lacro, who was raised in Hilo and has served as chancellor of Honolulu Community College since 2012, has been recommended for approval as the University of Hawaii Vice President for Community Colleges.