Reaching for relief

KAILUA-KONA — When the vog gets heavy, the headaches and irritation can make going outside nearly unbearable, leading some to reach for something — anything — that can help ease their symptoms.

Zilch on proposed Kahaluu surf school regulations so far

KAILUA-KONA — Three months after a deadline for surf school companies to bid for a spot in a pilot program intended to manage operations at Kahaluu Bay, the county department responsible for selecting the winning bidders has yet to make any announcement on the matter.

1 dead in Painted Church Road shooting

KAILUA-KONA — One person was confirmed dead in an incident in the area of a Painted Church Road address Saturday, according to the Hawaii Fire Department.