KAILUA-KONA An accelerated path to alleviating some of the homeless pressure in Kailua Village began Tuesday at the West Hawaii Civic Center.
HONALO A near blinding flash outside the infirmary window brought a young Ed Kawasaki to his feet. Just seconds later, an earth-shaking blast and the resulting spray of shrapnel from exploding windows and doors hurtled him backward onto his hospital bed.
KAILUA-KONA In the wake of a substantial state effort to clear a sprawling homeless encampment near a busy Kona intersection, Hawaii County on its own is addressing two smaller campsites in Kailua Village.
KAILUA-KONA You cant go home, but you cant stay here.
KAILUA-KONA Seven years ago, Bill Coney came up with an idea.
KAILUA-KONA Its crunch time in the Capitol as bills inch closer to becoming laws.
KAILUA-KONA The Hawaii Agribusiness Development Corporation has successfully avoided recent attempts by legislators to saddle it with an audit.
KAILUA-KONA Cannabidiol, a naturally occurring compound in the cannabis plant more commonly known as CBD, is no longer an approved food additive in Hawaii. In fact, it never was.
KAILUA-KONA The Hawaii Legislature is close to signing into law a measure that will provide invasive species committees another weapon in the fight against biological intruders.
KAILUA-KONA A county employee says abrupt transfer station closures like those experienced last week could pop up again in the future unless the Hawaii County Department of Environmental Management adds to its solid waste division workforce.
KAILUA-KONA The Charter Commission afforded West Hawaii residents a platform Wednesday to make their voices heard on potential amendments to the countys foundational document.
KAILUA-KONA Kona crab is an uncommon sight in grocery stores and fish markets, which could have something to do with why the stock is thriving as a fishery.
KAILUA-KONA The wind picked up around 10 a.m. Tuesday and Michael Bernstone conducted an about-face in his outrigger, turning back north toward Anaehoomalu Bay where his day began. Thats when he felt something thump the back of his canoe.
KAILUA-KONA Engineers from Brown and Caldwell convened an informational meeting with county officials and members of the public Monday night where they provided a presentation on the draft environmental impact statement for upgrades to the Kealakehe Wastewater Treatment Plant and fielded questions.
KAILUA-KONA A 75-year-old man survived a shark attack Tuesday morning while paddling an outrigger canoe in the waters between Anaehoomalu Bay and Kiholo Bay.
KAILUA-KONA The National Speech and Debate Association announced last Monday that Carl Sturges, headmaster at Parker School, had won its Diamond Award for the third time, making him the first Hawaii-based speech and debate coach ever to accomplish the feat.