KAILUA-KONA — Hawaii County currently has no program to assist law enforcement when dealing with those who suffer from a mental illness. However, efforts continue on state and local levels to give officers the resources they need when encountering these individuals.
PAHOA — Driving into Pahoa Saturday afternoon, it seemed everything was business as usual. People were strolling down the street, a man was hanging a campaign sign, and others were sitting on the sidewalk, casually smoking a cigarette.
KAILUA-KONA — Phase two of the building of West Hawaii Civic Center is moving forward as officials and community members gathered to celebrate the start of construction on the long-awaited Office of the Prosecuting Attorney.
KAILUA-KONA — The Hawaiian Volcano Observatory reports that several fissures are actively producing spatter, however, the flow from fissure 17 has not advanced since Tuesday, according to a Wednesday morning update from Hawaii County Civil Defense.
KAILUA-KONA — While walking through the visitor’s center at Kaloko-Honokohau National Historic Park, a Washington state man was drawn to one particular photo out on display.