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Mainland candidate to take over beleaguered bus system

| | Nov 18 2017 - 12:06am | Comments

HILO — A mainland applicant has accepted an offer to become the county’s mass transit administrator.

  1. | Posted: Nov 17 2017 - 12:06am

    KEAHOLE — Ellison Onizuka Kona International Airport at Keahole served as the staging area for the Triennial Aircraft Disaster Exercise on Thursday.

  2. | Posted: Nov 17 2017 - 12:05am

    HILO — The chief executive officer of one of Hawaii Island’s first medical marijuana dispensary companies has died.

  3. | Posted: Nov 17 2017 - 12:05am

    HILO — A 39-year-old Waikoloa man pleaded not guilty Thursday to three counts of second-degree sexual assault.

  4. | Posted: Nov 16 2017 - 5:38pm

    KAILUA-KONA — Police have identified an elderly woman who was killed after being struck by a vehicle while walking in a crosswalk in September.

  5. | Posted: Nov 17 2017 - 12:33pm

    KAILUA-KONA — Hawaii Island police have identified the man arrested at the scene where an officer shot at a dog Wednesday afternoon.

  6. | Posted: Nov 17 2017 - 1:34pm

    CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — A newly discovered object from another star system that’s passing through ours is shaped like a giant pink fire extinguisher.

  7. | Posted: Nov 16 2017 - 12:06am

    KAILUA-KONA — Craig Downs says the science is in — and many types of commonly sold sunscreens are a direct threat to Hawaii’s coral reefs.

  8. | Posted: Nov 16 2017 - 10:40am

    HILO — Ongoing renovations to a Kohala Coast resort will be completed next year as it partners with a nationwide hotel chain.

  9. | Posted: Nov 16 2017 - 10:41am

    HILO — Researchers say climate changes are affecting the indigenous birds of Hawaii.

  10. | Posted: Nov 16 2017 - 12:06am

    KAILUA-KONA — A Hawaii Police officer shot at a dog near one of the homeless camps in Kailua-Kona Wednesday afternoon.

  11. | Posted: Nov 15 2017 - 12:05am

    KEALAKEKUA — A Kona Circuit Court judge on Tuesday denied a prosecuting attorney’s second attempt at consolidating trials of two brothers facing murder and conspiracy charges.

  12. | Posted: Nov 15 2017 - 12:05am

    HILO — Hawaii Island health professionals want community members to remain calm — even though new guidelines say about 46 percent of U.S. adults are now considered to have high blood pressure.

  13. | Posted: Nov 15 2017 - 3:32pm

    HILO — The career ladder reaches only so far for Hawaii County firefighters, at least if they don’t want to take a pay cut.

  14. | Posted: Nov 15 2017 - 12:05am

    HILO — A 34-year-old Keaau man is accused of the repeated sexual assault of a minor younger than 14.

  15. | Posted: Nov 14 2017 - 12:06am

    KALAOA — Authorities have identified a man found dead in a North Kona house fire earlier this month.