KAILUA-KONA Hawaii Police Department Officer Victor McClellan, who was just feet away from Officer Bronson Kaliloa when he was fatally shot last summer, took the stand first Thursday to recount for jurors the last evening working with his fellow officer.
KAILUA-KONA Virginia Isbell, a former politician, public servant and pillar of the Kona community, died Sept. 19 on Oahu. She was 87.
KAILUA-KONA The final month of summer treated Hawaii Island hoteliers well.
KAILUA-KONA Pakini Nui Wind Farm operator Tawhiri Power LLCs request for incidental take of three endangered species has been been approved by state and federal officials.
KAILUA-KONA Finance Committee members on Tuesday gave favorable recommendation to Mass Transit Administrator Brenda Carreiras request to fast-track approval for a multi-year contract for Hele-On bus service with no financial information attached.
KAILUA-KONA A 100-yard buffer zone will be in effect for persons and vessels during Ironman World Championship-related events this October, the U.S. Coast Guard confirmed Thursday.
KAILUA-KONA Hawaii Island police are investigating a burglary that occurred early Monday at Jackie Reys Ohana Grill during which the suspect(s) made off with a safe containing thousands of dollars.
KAILUA-KONA Work is progressing at Kona Community Aquatics Center and the facility remains on target to reopen in mid-October.
KAILUA-KONA Construction is moving along at Kona Brewing Co.s new brewery, with the first kegs and cans of beer targeted to roll off the line this spring.
KAILUA-KONA More than seven months after being sentenced to prison, a Kailua-Kona teen has yet to learn the minimum term he must serve for his role in the 2016 rape of a woman at Old Kona Airport Park.
KAILUA-KONA Pride takes flight with the return of Kona Pride Weekend kicking off this evening in Kailua Village.
KAILUA-KONA Four endangered Hawaiian monk seals rescued from the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands are receiving care at Ke Kai Ola in Kailua-Kona.
KAILUA-KONA Big Island boaters will be doling out more green come November when increased fees for small boat harbor users and commercial operators on state waters go into effect.
Rain, no vog appear to be helping Kona coffee crop, though diseases and labor shortage present challenges
KAILUA-KONA A combination of above-average rainfall and vog-free skies appears to have set up Kona coffee farmers for a better season this year, but a couple challenges are cropping up.