Remnants from former Tropical Storm Linda have the potential to bring flooding rains to all Hawaiian Islands on Sunday through Monday, officials announced this afternoon.
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For the first time ever, the Hawaiʻi Coffee Association (HCA) presented a Legislator of the Year award to Sen. Dru Mamo Kanuha (D-Kona, Kaʻu) for his work in protecting the Big Islandʻs coffee industry.
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The Hawaiʻi Department Health reported 763 new COVID-19 cases as of Saturday, bringing the statewide total to 55,206. One new COVID-related death was reported.
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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.
Hilo Today: Mostly cloudy with showers likely and slight chance of thunderstorms. Locally heavy rainfall possible. Highs 71 to 79 near the shore to 58 to 65 at 4000 feet. Light winds becoming east up to 15 mph in the afternoon. Chance of rain 70 percent. Tonight: Breezy. Cloudy with showers likely and isolated thunderstorms. […]
If Mandi Kawaha has an off-game and Nikki Miller isn’t close to a double-double, the UH-Hilo women’s basketball team has a small window to victory, especially against a well-rounded team like Concordia.
KEAAU — Maela Honma picked up her first gold medal after Kamehameha swept Hilo in the BIIF Division I volleyball championship on Wednesday night at Koia’a Gym, where the legacy chasing has started for the sophomore outside hitter.