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Hawaii County accepts emergency funds

On Wednesday, the Hawaii County Council accepted $83M in federal funds for Kilauea recovery projects.

Views expressed in this Hawaii County News update are those of the reporters and correspondents.

Content provided by the “Hawaii Tribune-Herald.”

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Suspect in violent Kalapana carjacking indicted

A Hilo grand jury on Feb. 24 indicted a 36-year-old Portland, Ore., man for a wild carjacking rampage in Kalapana on Valentine’s Day that critically injured a woman and caused a would-be good Samaritan to suffer a broken hip.

Obituaries for March 3

Jeffrey “Jeff” Barauis Bailado, 62, of Ocean View died Feb. 16 at Kona Community Hospital. Born in Hilo, he was a retired airport maintenance man. Services at a later date. Survived by brothers, Emelio (Goody) Bailado of Germany, Darryl (Mercy) Bailado of Wahiawa, Oahu and Curtis Bailado of Ocean View; sisters, Laveinia (Harry) Respicio of Hilo and Sorania (Eugene) Miller of Ocean View; brother-in-law, Jim Stockman of Reno, Nev.; nieces, nephews and cousins. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.

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Retired News director of Pacific Radio Group Radio Stations on Hawaii-the Big Island. I have more than 40 years of broadcast experience, including positons at KTUH-FM (UH-Manoa), KPOI-FM (Honolulu). KHLO-AM (Hilo), KKBG-FM (KBIG-FM)(Hilo/Kona), KAPA-FM (Hilo-Kona). Native-FM (Hilo-Kona), and ESPN Hawaii (Hilo-Kona). Former University of Hawaii-Hilo librarian. Retired Air Force Officer. Amatuer (Ham) Radio operator since 1977 (currently holds the Amateur Extra Class License from the FCC-KH6JRM).... Can read, write, and speak Russian. Retired on 30 September 2011, but still maintains a Hawaii Island News Blog.

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