Police arrest 25 for suspected DUI

KAILUA-KONA — Hawaii Island police arrested 25 motorists for suspected drunken driving between Feb. 4 and Sunday. One of the drivers was involved in a traffic crash.

One lane of Akoni Pule Highway reopened

KAILUA-KONA — One lane of Akoni Pule Highway has reopened in the Halaula area following a landslide amid heavy rainfall Wednesday morning in North Kohala.

Island Life: 02-13-19

A house finch puffs up against the wind. House finches were first introduced to the Hawaiian Islands in the 1880s. (Jerry Slusser/Community Contributor)

Water restriction from storm canceled

KAILUA-KONA — The Hawaii County Department of Water Supply on Wednesday canceled the emergency water restriction for Honokaa, Haina, Paauhau, Ahualoa, Kapulena, Kalopa, Pohakea Mauka and Kukuihaele.