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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 1 2017 - 12:06am

    GOP tax bill gains support; Senate leaders work on holdouts

  2. | Posted: Dec 1 2017 - 12:06am

    WASHINGTON — As allegations of sexual misconduct against powerful lawmakers roil Congress, House Democrats on Thursday delivered their strongest rebuke yet with calls for Michigan Rep. John Conyers’ resignation, while those in the Senate reserved judgment for their embattled colleague, Minnesota Sen. Al Franken.

  3. | Posted: Dec 1 2017 - 12:05am

    KAILUA-KONA — Among items recovered during a search of a homeless housing unit were a glass pipe and a loaded syringe, according to testimony at a preliminary hearing for defendant Samuel Hernandez.

  4. | Posted: Nov 30 2017 - 8:44pm

    HILO — A Naalehu-based public charter school is facing possible closure by the state.

  5. | Posted: Nov 30 2017 - 8:44pm

    Neighborhood Watch leaders and CERT volunteers listened to a presentation by Barry Periatt of Hawaii County Civil Defense Wednesday at the West Hawaii Civic Center on the agency’s preparedness plan in the unlikely event of a thermonuclear detonation. The new Air Raid wail will be added to today’s siren testing at 11:45 a.m. and should a nuclear strike hit Hawaii, residents are advised to go inside, stay there and stay tuned for further instruction. During the test, all warning sirens will sound a one-minute attention alert signal, which will be a steady tone, followed by a minute of attack warning, which will be a wailing tone. For preparedness info: or

  6. | Posted: Nov 30 2017 - 9:52am

    KAILUA-KONA — A man and woman were arrested on drug charges after a search of a homeless housing unit Tuesday afternoon.

  7. | Posted: Nov 30 2017 - 12:06am

    KAILUA-KONA — A search warrant served on an Alii Drive property resulted in six arrests Wednesday morning.

  8. | Posted: Nov 30 2017 - 12:06am

    KAILUA-KONA – The owners of Windermere C &H Properties have purchased Century 21 All Islands.

  9. | Posted: Nov 30 2017 - 12:06am

    KAILUA-KONA — A mumps diagnosis was confirmed earlier this month at Waikoloa Elementary and Middle School.

  10. | Posted: Nov 30 2017 - 12:06am

    KAILUA-KONA — As the 33rd annual Kailua-Kona Community Christmas Parade prepares to get underway next weekend, anybody interested in participating has just one more day to submit an application.

  11. | Posted: Nov 30 2017 - 12:05am

    Croat general performs ultimate act at war crimes trial

  12. | Posted: Nov 29 2017 - 3:28pm

    Approximately 4 p.m. Tuesday, Kona Police served a search warrant at an apartment located on Pawai Place in the Kona Industrial Area.

  13. | Posted: Nov 29 2017 - 12:43pm

    WASHINGTON — The Trump administration threatened new sanctions on North Korea on Wednesday after the reclusive government shattered 2½ months of relative quiet with its most powerful weapon test yet, an intercontinental ballistic missile that some observers believe could reach Washington and the entire U.S. Eastern Seaboard.

  14. | Posted: Nov 29 2017 - 12:06am

    KAILUA-KONA — The Hawaii Police Department and its Neighborhood Watch division will be sharing public information on emergency guidelines for a possible nuclear event, as recommended by Hawaii County.

  15. | Posted: Nov 29 2017 - 12:06am

    HILO — The county is looking for more than a few good men and women.