Stabbing suspect arrested

Hawaii Island Police have charged a 21-year-old Hilo man in connection with a stabbing that occurred at a home on Leilani Street in Hilo in the early evening hours of Oct. 14.

Police searching for Hilo pair

Hawaii Island Police are seeking a Hilo couple wanted on outstanding warrants. Police are looking for Freddie Bacdad, described as 5’07,” 170 pounds, brown eyes and black hair. Stacelynn Aiona is 4’11,” 126 pounds, brown eyes and light brown dyed hair.

Hilo trio charged with 59 offenses

KAILUA-KONA — Hawaii Police have charged three Hilo residents with 59 offenses in connection with drugs and fraudulent use of credit cards.

WHT editorial: No to education tax; but yes on local control

With so much uncertainty swirling around the constitutional amendment proposal asking voters to raise property taxes to help fund public schools, it’s been impossible for anyone to say — should the measure pass — where the money would go.