Bogus check scam hits Big Island mailboxes

KAILUA-KONA — Another scam has reached the island. An official looking envelope containing a check for thousands of dollars has been received by island residents from “National Shopping Service Network.”

Search for missing hiker enters 19th day

KAILUA-KONA — On the 19th day since hiker Kyle Brittain went missing, family and friends continue their search in Waipio and Waimanu valleys in hopes of bringing the 27-year-old home.