Coral bouncing back in West Hawaii

KAILUA-KONA — It’s been four years since the worst bleaching event in state history and according to scientists from The Nature Conservancy, coral reefs in West Hawaii are stabilizing and poised to recover.

Old Saddle Road work starts Wednesday

KAILUA-KONA — Motorists on Old Saddle Road should expect delays this week as the county resurfaces about five miles of the roadway first established during World War II.

Waikoloa Reservoir No. 1 repairs meeting set

KAILUA-KONA — The Hawaii County Department of Water Supply will hold a meeting on the long-awaited repairs project at Waikoloa Reservoir No. 1, the department announced in a press release.