Greenwell Garden nonprofit awarded $550K

CAPTAIN COOK — Although the Amy B.H. Greenwell Ethnobotanical Garden has remained closed to the public since the Bishop Museum shuttered it in 2016, life continues nonetheless at the 15-acre site in Captain Cook.

Input sought for proposed Maunakea rules

KAILUA-KONA — Residents will get a chance to weigh in later this month on proposed rules for public and commercial activities at Maunakea lands managed by the University of Hawaii.

LIVE UPDATES: Lane downgraded to Category 2 hurricane

KAILUA-KONA — Tropical storm conditions and hurricane conditions continue to be a possibility today and tonight as Hurricane Lane churns its way toward the islands. The now-category 2 storm is expected to pass close to the main islands today, still as a hurricane, bringing damaging winds, according to the National Weather Service.