Ex-officer’s assault case delayed | Hawaii Tribune-Herald


KEALAKEKUA — A death in the family of one witness stalled the trial of a former off-duty police officer two days before he was scheduled to go to trial. Source: Ex-officer’s assault case delayed | Hawaii Tribune-Herald (http://hawaiitribune-herald.com/news/local-news/ex-officer-s-assault-case-delayed). Accessed on 27 September 2016, 18:40 hrs, UTC. Reporter:  Graham Milldrum ("West Hawaii Today"). Please click link to … Continue reading Ex-officer’s assault case delayed | Hawaii Tribune-Herald

DOT weighs road use charge: Fee for miles driven would replace gas tax | Hawaii Tribune-Herald


KAILUA-KONA — The state might do away with gas taxes and replace them with a road use charge, depending on the results of a proposed statewide trial program. Source: DOT weighs road use charge: Fee for miles driven would replace gas tax | Hawaii Tribune-Herald (http://hawaiitribune-herald.com/news/local-news/dot-weighs-road-use-charge-fee-for-miles-driven-would-replace-gas-tax). Accessed on 22 September 2016, 16:05 hrs, UTC. Reporter: Graham … Continue reading DOT weighs road use charge: Fee for miles driven would replace gas tax | Hawaii Tribune-Herald

Opinions vary on proposed rule that would limit swimming with dolphins | Hawaii Tribune-Herald


WATERS OFF KAILUA-KONA — Heading north from Keauhou Bay on Thursday morning, Capt. Erika Swenson briefed the passengers on the rules of the Dolphin Discoveries cruise. Source: Opinions vary on proposed rule that would limit swimming with dolphins | Hawaii Tribune-Herald (http://hawaiitribune-herald.com/news/local-news/opinions-vary-proposed-rule-would-limit-swimming-dolphins). Accessed on 27 August 2016, 03:35 hrs, UTC. Reporter:  Graham Milldrum ("West Hawaii Today"). … Continue reading Opinions vary on proposed rule that would limit swimming with dolphins | Hawaii Tribune-Herald

Class action status granted in Four Seasons Hualulai case | Hawaii Tribune-Herald


Source: Class action status granted in Four Seasons Hualulai case | Hawaii Tribune-Herald (http://hawaiitribune-herald.com/news/local-news/class-action-status-granted-four-seasons-hualalai-case). Accessed on 20 August 2016, 22:55 hrs, UTC. Reporter:  Graham Milldrum ("West Hawaii Today"). Please click link to read the full story. Comment: The battle between public and exclusive access at the Four Seasons Hualalai has been turned up a notch, with … Continue reading Class action status granted in Four Seasons Hualulai case | Hawaii Tribune-Herald

Agreement sets Kona Village Resort to be rebuilt, operational by 2019 | Hawaii 24/7


Kamehameha Schools and Kennedy Wilson announced today they have reached final agreement on a ground lease of the Kona Village Resort property on Hawai‘i island. Source: Agreement sets Kona Village Resort to be rebuilt, operational by 2019 | Hawaii 24/7 (http://www.hawaii247.com/2016/08/18/agreement-sets-kona-village-resort-to-be-rebuilt-operational-by-2019). Accessed on 19 August 2016, 16:25 hrs, UTC. Please click link to read the full … Continue reading Agreement sets Kona Village Resort to be rebuilt, operational by 2019 | Hawaii 24/7

Laubach sworn in as judge | Hawaii Tribune-Herald


WAIMEA — There’s a new figure in the black robe at the combined District/Family Court in Waimea. Source: Laubach sworn in as judge | Hawaii Tribune-Herald (http://hawaiitribune-herald.com/news/local-news/laubach-sworn-judge). Accessed on 11 August 2016, 16:55 hrs, UTC. Reporter: Graham Milldrum ("West Hawaii Today"). Please click link to read the full story. Comment: On Wednesday afternoon, 10 August 2016, … Continue reading Laubach sworn in as judge | Hawaii Tribune-Herald

Work remains to remove sunken tour boat | Hawaii Tribune-Herald


KAILUA-KONA — While much of the salvage operation to clean up the wrecked Spirit of Kona is completed, work still remains, the state Department of Land and Natural Resources reports. Source: Work remains to remove sunken tour boat | Hawaii Tribune-Herald (http://hawaiitribune-herald.com/news/local-news/work-remains-sunken-tour-boat). Accessed on 10 August 2016, 15:55 hrs, UTC. Reporter:  Graham Milldrum ("West Hawaii Today"). … Continue reading Work remains to remove sunken tour boat | Hawaii Tribune-Herald