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Ka‘u to honor Filipino sugar workers

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The Ka‘u community is hosting a Sakada Day celebration from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday at the Pahala Community Center.

  1. | Posted: Dec 14 2017 - 8:41pm

    HILO — Hawaii is launching a pilot program to help working caregivers afford services for aging loved ones.

  2. | Posted: Dec 14 2017 - 12:05am

    WASHINGTON — Confident congressional Republicans forged an agreement Wednesday on a major overhaul of the nation’s tax laws that would provide generous tax cuts for corporations and the wealthiest Americans — Donald Trump among them — and deliver the first major legislative accomplishment to the GOP president.

  3. Posted: Dec 14 2017 - 12:05am

    Report: 3 women accuse music mogul Russell Simmons of rape

  4. | Posted: Dec 14 2017 - 12:05am

    HILO — Could basalt — the volcanic rock that makes up the ground beneath our feet — become the building blocks for a new industry in the state?

  5. | Posted: Dec 14 2017 - 9:22am

    KAILUA-KONA — Since its founding in 2014, Kuleana Education Academy, currently holding classes in a Kailua-Kona office building, has grown from 21 students to more than double that and is already making its mark in the state.

  6. | Posted: Dec 14 2017 - 8:57am

    HILO — Hawaii County is on track to pare almost half a million dollars off overtime expenses this year compared to last year.

  7. | Posted: Dec 13 2017 - 9:02pm

    Hawaii Island police arrested a Hamakua man in connection with a stabbing incident in Honokaa.

  8. | Posted: Dec 13 2017 - 9:02pm

    HILO — The Hawaii Island Humane Society is raising money to purchase a vehicle for a mobile spay and neuter clinic.

  9. | Posted: Dec 13 2017 - 12:05am

    Te ‘E‘a o Te Turama presented a free program of Polynesian music and dance Tuesday at the Kailua-Kona Public Library.

  10. | Posted: Dec 13 2017 - 12:05am

    KAILUA-KONA — Another cow is dead in Naalehu, but the cause of its demise is a point of some contention.

  11. | Posted: Dec 13 2017 - 12:05am

    KAILUA-KONA — One of three people taken into custody during a narcotics-related arrest at a Kalaoa residence Monday afternoon appeared in District Court Tuesday for an initial appearance on various drug charges.

  12. | Posted: Dec 13 2017 - 12:05am

    KAILUA-KONA — About a month after Hawaii County scrapped a bid solicitation for the Mamalahoa Highway widening project amid concerns about fairness, the county is once again soliciting bids for the work.

  13. | Posted: Dec 13 2017 - 12:05am

    HILO — It’s an emergency message no one wants to hear: “The U.S. Pacific Command has detected a missile threat to Hawaii. A missile may impact on land or sea within minutes. This is not a drill.”

  14. | Posted: Dec 13 2017 - 12:05am

    HILO — Two new meatpacking facilities might open on the Big Island next year following the success of the Hawaii Island Meat Cooperative’s mobile slaughterhouse.

  15. | Posted: Dec 12 2017 - 7:39pm

    HILO — Hawaii Island’s nonnative birds might have found a friend in the coqui frog.