HILO — There will be no county surcharge on the state general excise tax this year, following action Wednesday by the County Council.
HILO — The Hawaii Supreme Court has overturned the dismissal of a defamation lawsuit filed by county Elections Administrator Pat Nakamoto and a former elections clerk against Hawaii County, former Councilman Dominic Yagong and a private investigator.
HILO —Turn down that radio. No loud midnight conversations on the lanai. Park your rental car on your own property.
HILO — The county Board of Ethics made quick work Monday agreeing that Kohala Councilman Tim Richards doesn’t have a conflict of interest voting on a vacation rental bill, even though he and his wife operate a vacation rental themselves.
HILO — Cash handling at the county Mass Transit Agency was so lax, the legislative auditor can’t tell if any money is missing, much less how much.
HILO — Heart attack Thursday. Back at work Monday.