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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: Dec 7 2017 - 9:54pm

    KAILUA-KONA — A 53-year-old visitor died Thursday while mountain biking on Mana Road.

  2. | Posted: Dec 7 2017 - 1:36pm

    Early Wednesday morning, the Hawaii Police Department received a report of a traffic accident involving a school bus and a state vehicle on Highway 11 in Mountain View.

  3. | Posted: Dec 7 2017 - 10:04am

    HILO — The state is adding 17 new Big Island sirens to its system of emergency alerts as it works to fill gaps in a program designed to bolster public preparedness in natural and man-made emergencies.

  4. | Posted: Dec 7 2017 - 12:05am

    WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump shattered decades of unwavering U.S. neutrality on Jerusalem Wednesday, declaring the sorely divided holy city as Israel’s capital and sparking frustrated Palestinians to cry out that he had destroyed already-fragile Mideast hopes for peace.

  5. | Posted: Dec 7 2017 - 12:05am

    WASHINGTON — His once-promising political career in shambles, Minnesota Sen. Al Franken appeared on the verge of resigning after fellow Democrats led by female senators abandoned him Wednesday over the mounting allegations of sexual misconduct that are roiling Capitol Hill.

  6. | Posted: Dec 6 2017 - 9:48pm

    HILO — A body was found Tuesday afternoon in Puna, police said.

  7. | Posted: Dec 6 2017 - 9:48pm

    KAILUA-KONA — Officials have identified a man who drowned at Makalawena Beach Tuesday afternoon.

  8. | Posted: Dec 6 2017 - 9:48pm

    KAILUA-KONA — Hawaii County prosecutors have charged a 17-year-old boy as an adult in the reported rape of a woman at Old Kona Airport Park in September 2016.

  9. | Posted: Dec 6 2017 - 9:48pm

    Hawaii Island police on Friday discovered a body in the Wainaku area along the coastline of Hilo Bay, according to an HPD release Wednesday.

  10. | Posted: Dec 6 2017 - 3:46pm

    Hawaii Island police have opened a Coroner’s Inquest investigation in connection with a body that was found in Puna.

  11. | Posted: Dec 6 2017 - 10:17am

    VENTURA, Calif. — Wind-driven fires tore through California communities Tuesday for the second time in two months, leaving hundreds of homes feared lost and uprooting tens of thousands of people.

  12. | Posted: Dec 6 2017 - 10:14am

    KAILUA-KONA — Hawaii Island police are seeking the public’s assistance with identifying a man wanted in connection with a burglary and stolen vehicle investigation.

  13. | Posted: Dec 6 2017 - 10:06am

    HILO — A 70-year-old male bicyclist was killed this morning when struck by a car on Hawaii Belt Road (Highway 19) on the northern outskirts of Hilo.

  14. | Posted: Dec 6 2017 - 12:05am

    HILO — Dozens of University of Hawaii at Hilo faculty are asking administrators to halt a plan to reorganize the campus’ largest academic college.

  15. | Posted: Dec 6 2017 - 12:05am

    WASHINGTON — Republican leaders in Washington are coming to grips with the possibility — perhaps even probability — that Alabama’s Roy Moore will win his special election next Tuesday and join them in the capital.