HILO Theres a new police officer moving to West Hawaii, of the four-legged kind.
HILO The newest crop of trash-talkers advocates the carrot, not the stick.
HILO Hawaii County Council members plan to spread a lot of aloha around their districts, even as the county nears the limits of its borrowing power.
HILO The County Council has already added $1.1 million to Mayor Harry Kims record-setting $573.5 million operating budget. On Wednesday, council members are poised to add even more.
HILO Overcrowded Hawaii Community Correctional Center is moving closer to expansion, with the publication Thursday of an anticipated finding of no significant environmental impact for a new building.
HILO The first round of County Council budget amendments brought treats for West Hawaii, more money for council members to spread around their districts, a whistle-blower program and a discussion about whether the county should spend every cent it collects.
HILO Hawaii Island nonprofits could soon see a big boost in county grants, thanks to action Tuesday by the County Council.