Breaking down the budget

KAILUA-KONA — A contemporary New York City poet a couple decades back in a now-famous lyric exclaimed that more money means more problems.

Wind company lodges complaint against DWS

KAILUA-KONA — Lalamilo Wind Company in April filed an administrative complaint with the Hawaii County Department of Water Supply in what could prove a predecessor to a multi-million dollar lawsuit.

No love for the mano: Sharks removed from marine protection bill

Correction: A previous version of this article used pronouns indicating that Kim Holland, founder of the Shark Research Group that operates as part of the University of Hawaii at Manoa, is a woman. Holland is a man. It the policy of West Hawaii Today to remove or correct any incorrect or misleading information as soon as it is brought to the attention of the publication.

DOH addresses confusion on CBD legal questions

KAILUA-KONA — A recent state Department of Health directive on the legality of the manufacturing, distribution or sale of myriad cannabidiol (CBD) products in the state has resulted in a measure of public confusion.