Around 4,000 residents inoculated at a mass vaccination event at the Edith Kanakaole Multi-Purpose Stadium in Hilo.

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Ng receives judicial appointment

Chief Justice Mark E. Recktenwald on Friday appointed Jeffrey W. Ng as a judge in the District Family Court of the Third Circuit on Hawaii Island.

Mental health evaluation ordered for suspect

A mental evaluation was ordered Thursday for a Kailua-Kona man accused of trying to carjack two vehicles and robbing a man of his cellphone before fleeing in a stolen utility vehicle in Keauhou.

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