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Tourism authority predicts increase in cruise ship, passenger arrivals

| | Nov 17 2017 - 1:34pm | Comments

HILO — Hawaii Island is expected to see a bump in cruise ship visitors in 2018 as the cruise industry continues to grow.

  1. | Posted: Oct 30 2017 - 9:00pm

    Rangers at Hawaii Volcanoes National Park recovered the body of a woman Sunday morning from Kilauea caldera below Steaming Bluff.

  2. | Posted: Oct 30 2017 - 9:00pm

    WAIMEA — Daniel Teo-Nesheim — a former NFL player, Washington Huskies standout, Hawaii Preparatory Academy graduate and head football coach — died over the weekend.

  3. | Posted: Oct 29 2017 - 9:49pm

    WAIMEA — From the offices of the W.M. Keck Observatory to the Canada France Hawaii Telescope, kids and their families took to the solar system Saturday, exploring the planets and other features beyond Earth.

  4. | Posted: Oct 29 2017 - 12:06am

    Over 300 participants ran a 5K obstacle course, slipping and sliding through the mud at the Monster Dash Mud Run presented by Kuleana Education Saturday at Old Airport Park.

  5. | Posted: Oct 29 2017 - 12:06am

    WAIKOLOA — The Hawaiian regional cuisine movement was birthed, at least in part, on the Kohala Coast in the early 1990’s with the advent of Cuisines of the Sun — an event series that ran for more than a decade and highlighted the culinary fashions and commonalities of warm climates around the globe.

  6. | Posted: Oct 28 2017 - 11:20pm

    KAILUA VILLAGE — Dogs of all shapes and sizes were dressed to impress Saturday morning for the annual Howl’ween Dog Walk.

  7. | Posted: Oct 28 2017 - 11:20pm

    KAILUA-KONA — The state’s only public hyperbaric treatment center capable of treating divers with decompression sickness will remain closed through November.

  8. | Posted: Oct 28 2017 - 11:04am

    KAILUA-KONA — The death of a Kailua-Kona bicyclist left the cycling community shocked and saddened Friday.

  9. | Posted: Oct 28 2017 - 12:05am

    Dozens of supporters waved signs, lit candles and listened to speakers Friday at the Domestic Violence Family Walk and Vigil on Alii Drive as a way to raise awareness on the troubling societal problem.

  10. | Posted: Oct 28 2017 - 12:05am

    HILO — Gov. David Ige has tapped Mayor Harry Kim to lead a working group to create a “living monument for world peace” on Mauna Kea.

  11. | Posted: Oct 28 2017 - 12:05am

    KAILUA-KONA — Bids to widen 2.8 miles of Mamalahoa Highway in Waimea were opened Thursday with the lowest coming in nearly $6 million less than Hawaii County figured the project would cost.

  12. | Posted: Oct 28 2017 - 12:05am

    HILO — Hawaii County is hiring a consultant to draft a master plan for a park in Hawaiian Paradise Park.

  13. | Posted: Oct 28 2017 - 12:05am

    KAILUA-KONA — Police are still investigating a crash on Queen Kaahumanu Highway that left Kailua-Kona cyclist James Sakai dead Thursday.

  14. Posted: Oct 28 2017 - 12:05am

    Hawaii Island police arrested a Naalehu man for several offenses following an investigation into a stolen all-terrain vehicle.

  15. Posted: Oct 27 2017 - 10:34pm

    Officer of the Month awarded for exemplifying aloha