x

Featured Articles

Performers take the stage at last year's Laupahoehoe Music & Cultural Festival in the historic community on the Hamakua Coast. Photo courtesy of Charles West Photography.

9th Laupahoehoe Music & Culture Fest April 5

March 20th, 2014

The Laupahoehoe Community presents the annual event to raise funds to help children and seniors in the community.

Spots on this coffee plant leaf are the result of a new threat to Hawaii's coffee industry. Courtesy photo.

Scientists Seek Citizens’ Help With New Coffee Threat

March 20th, 2014

Hawaii’s coffee industry faces a new threat from a virus that has infected plants at at least two farms in Captain Cook.

Little fire ants  are tiny red-orange ants one-sixteenth of an inch long, or about as long as a penny is thick, according to the University of Hawaii College of Tropical Agriculture web site. County Attacks Fire Ants At Richardson Ocean Park March 17th, 2014 · No Comments · East Hawaii News, Featured Articles, News, North Hawaii News, West Hawaii News

The county is trying to combat colonies of the ‘little fire ants,’ which can cause a painful sting, at the popular beach park in Keaukaha.

The 2014 Hawaii State Spelling Bee will be televised statewide  live Saturday from Honolulu. Shown here are the contestant's on stage in last year's event.  Courtesy photo. Two Big Island Youth In State Spelling Bee March 17th, 2014 · No Comments · Featured Articles, News

The winner gets an all-expense paid trip to Washington, D.C. to compete in the Scripps National Spelling Bee.

Clyde Hawse Criswell, also known as Cris Criswell, of Ocean View was identified by police as the man who shot himself following the attempted murder of his neigbor in Hawaiian Ocean View Estates last week. HPD photo Police ID Suicide Victim in Murder Attempt March 17th, 2014 · No Comments · Featured Articles, News

Police have identified the suicide victim who is suspected of shooting his neighbor last week in Hawaiian Ocean View Estates .

Damage to this bridge forced the closure of the upper part of Kaiwiki Road this morning. Google Earth image. Kaiwiki Road Temporarily Closed for Bridge Repair March 14th, 2014 · No Comments · East Hawaii News, Featured Articles, News

A piece of heavy equipment damaged the wooden planks on the one-lane bridge over Ma`ili Stream.

Kenneth "Marty" Fletcher, the new head of Hawaii Community College's Kona operations, takes part in a ceremony today in Kealakekua. Courtesy photo. Australian Educator Picked to Head HCC’s Kona Center March 14th, 2014 · 2 Comments · Featured Articles, News, West Hawaii News

Kenneth “Marty” Fletcher, who has ties to Oahu, has been named the new director of Hawai‘i Community College’s University Hawaii Center, West Hawaii.

The Overlook crater at the summit of Kilauea volcano. HVO/USGS photo. Overlook Crater Anniversary Approaching March 14th, 2014 · No Comments · East Hawaii News, Featured Articles, News

The ongoing eruption of Kilauea volcano experienced a major change with the opening on March 19, 2008 of a new crater at the volcano’s summit.

The shooting occurred in the sprawling subdivision of Hawaiian Ocean View Estates, on a property on Tiki Lane at the intersection of Luau Drive. Google Maps image. Ka`u Man Shoots Neighbor, Then Himself March 13th, 2014 · No Comments · East Hawaii News, Featured Articles, News, West Hawaii News

The 37-year-old victim in the attempted murder-suicide is listed in critical but stable condition at an Oahu hospital.

Robert Ryder. HPD photo. UPDATE: Body Found Monday Identified, Was Victim of Homicide March 13th, 2014 · No Comments · Featured Articles, News, West Hawaii News

Police said dental records identified the remains as those of a 37-year-old Kailua-Kona man who had been missing since Thanksgiving.

Page 7 of 153« First...56789...203040...Last »