One lane of Hawi Road reopened

KAILUA-KONA — The northbound lane of Hawi Road between Akoni Pule Highway and Keawe Iki Street in Hawi has reopened after being closed Tuesday morning due to a downed utility pole resulting from a traffic crash.

Hawaii County request for $670M detailed

HONOLULU — Hawaii County’s draft recovery plan to cope with the May 3 lava flow includes a lump sum of $196 million to buy property or compensate landowners in the most risky areas in what is known as Lava Zone 1, according to a document detailing the plan.

Ige, Hanabusa votes follow the money

HILO — The Big Island, especially West Hawaii and some areas in Puna, preferred U.S. Rep. Colleen Hanabusa over incumbent Gov. David Ige in Saturday’s Democratic primary election.