KAILUA-KONA — Jonas Mahoe and Hannah Merril often spend their Saturdays fishing — in the proverbial sense. Their targets aren’t ono or ahi, but people. And their lures are about as sweet as bait gets: cases of Krispy Kreme doughnuts.
KAILUA-KONA — Keith Okamoto, manager-chief engineer with the Hawaii County Department of Water Supply, got an 8 percent raise from the Water Board on Tuesday and will remain the third-highest paid person in his position across Hawaii’s four main counties.
WASHINGTON — Congress sped toward reopening the government Monday, as Senate Democrats dropped their objections to a temporary funding bill in return for assurances from Republicans leaders that they will soon take up immigration and other contentious issues.
KAILUA-KONA — As anglers go, the late Jim Rizzuto was the big fish on the Big Island.
KAILUA-KONA — Marijuana businesses in the United States are struggling with a conundrum of color. There exists no concern or ambiguity about what to do with the green they grow and sell legally to customers, but the green that comes back in return is another story.