Watts in waiting

HILO — Hu Honua Bioenergy will have to wait until the state Supreme Court rules on the appeal of its power purchase agreement before it can begin generating power.

Kuleana Education Academy hosts students from Beijing, Shenzhen

KAILUA-KONA — A boy growing up in Kona and a boy from Beijing might not immediately seem to have a lot in common, but when Dana Kern’s son met the boy the family would be hosting for the duration of a program that brought more than a dozen students from China to Kuleana Education Academy, the two “just hit it off right away,” said Kern, board president at Kuleana Education Academy.

PTA convoys planned

KAILUA-KONA — Military units will convoy between Kawaihae Harbor and Pohakuloa Training Area through Feb. 21.