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Ka‘u to honor Filipino sugar workers

| | Dec 15 2017 - 9:50pm | Comments

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: Nov 26 2017 - 12:06am

    KAILUA-KONA — Close to 200 motorcycles and about a dozen hot rods and classic cars rang in the holiday season with a roar Saturday morning as clubs and enthusiasts came together from throughout the island with one common goal: supporting the island’s keiki in need.

  2. | Posted: Nov 25 2017 - 9:22pm

    KAILUA-KONA — For the last year or so, farm land throughout Naalehu has been the site of several grisly slayings — just not the kind that typically make the news.

  3. | Posted: Nov 25 2017 - 9:22pm

    HILO — Dirt could start flying early next year for a new Kona building for the county prosecutor, three years after the County Council approved the project.

  4. | Posted: Nov 25 2017 - 7:39am

    The annual Christmas Tree lighting at Emma Square on Alii Drive took place Friday evening. Performances by Miss Kona Coffee Tatiana Macomber, Miss Aloha Hawaii Tehina Slade and Halau Kala‘akeakauikawekiu rounded out the festive ceremony.

  5. | Posted: Nov 25 2017 - 12:05am

    KAILUA-KONA — After the federal government announced plans to end a subsidy for air service at the Waimea-Kohala Airport, the president of Mokulele Airlines said Wednesday he wants the airline to continue to be able to fly in and out of North Hawaii.

  6. | Posted: Nov 25 2017 - 12:05am

    NEW YORK — The director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau resigned Friday and named his own successor, leading to an open conflict with President Donald Trump — who announced a different person as acting head of the agency later in the day.

  7. | Posted: Nov 25 2017 - 12:05am

    HILO — Sale signs floated throughout the Zumiez skate-surf store in Hilo mid-morning Friday, but the store’s hottest Black Friday items were a bit unsuspecting: Skate gear, watches, jewelry and flashy reflective jackets, many marked at full price.

  8. | Posted: Nov 25 2017 - 12:05am

    CAIRO — In the deadliest-ever attack by Islamic extremists in Egypt, militants assaulted a crowded mosque Friday during prayers, blasting helpless worshippers with gunfire and rocket-propelled grenades and blocking their escape routes. At least 235 people were killed before the assailants got away.

  9. | Posted: Nov 25 2017 - 12:05am

    HILO — Hawaii County will review three potential sites for a new composting facility after tossing a plan to build it near the Hilo landfill.

  10. | Posted: Nov 25 2017 - 12:05am

    US backtracks on decision to close Palestinian office

  11. | Posted: Nov 24 2017 - 9:36pm

    Micah Vergiels first picked up a skateboard a few years ago, but initially didn’t make it a hobby.

  12. | Posted: Nov 24 2017 - 9:35pm

    Hilo theft suspect

  13. | Posted: Nov 24 2017 - 3:52pm

    Hawaii Island police are investigating a stabbing in connection with a road rage incident.

  14. | Posted: Nov 24 2017 - 12:55pm

    NEW YORK — Retailers worked hard to attract shoppers to stores on Black Friday, offering in-person deals meant to counter the ease of shopping by phone on Amazon.

  15. | Posted: Nov 24 2017 - 11:31am

    WASHINGTON — In a move that could signal cooperation with the government, lawyers for former national security adviser Michael Flynn have told President Donald Trump’s lawyers that they are no longer communicating with them about special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation into Russian election interference.