Acclaimed Caregiving Advocate and Author to Present in Hilo

Frances H. Kakugawa will share her latest work at Basically Books in Hilo on March 3.
February 25, 2018

Kea‘au-Pāhoa Road Restriping Update

Work is scheduled to begin Saturday, Oct. 21, 2017, to remove rumble strips in preparation for the Kea‘au-Pāhoa Road, 4-Lane Re-Striping Project.
October 20, 2017

Puna Crime Report: July 1–15, 2017

The HPD's Puna Community Police responded to 16 burglaries, one robbery, four vehicle thefts and four vehicle break-ins in the Puna District from July 1 to 15.
July 18, 2017

Help Fight Cancer at ‘Bark For Life Hilo’ on May 27

The American Cancer Society is seeking furry and human support to help save lives during Bark For Life Hilo.
May 08, 2017

Water Shut-Off in Waiākea Area on May 9

Water service will be temporarily shut off in the Waiākea of South Hilo on May 9.
May 07, 2017

Lava Hose, Volcano Views Aboard Blue Hawaiian Helicopters

Mahalo to Blue Hawaiian Helicopters and our pilot, Toshi Mochizuki, for this amazing tour of the Volcano on the Big Island! Click on this LINK to see...
May 06, 2017

Thomas Chun-Ming Named Officer of the Month

South Hilo Patrol Officer Thomas Chun-Ming was recognized by The Aloha Exchange Club of East Hawaiʻi on Thursday, April 27, as the East Hawaiʻi “Officer of the Month” for April. Chung-Ming was on patrol in the Honomū area on March 27 when he received a call about a suspicious vehicle at a vacant home. Investigating the... Read more »
May 01, 2017

Hawai’i County and Hawaiian Earth Recycling Reach Agreement

Hawaiian Earth Recycling and Hawai‘i County will cooperate in locating and selecting the new site for the future composting facility.
April 19, 2017

Mt. View School Places First in E Ola Pono Campaign

Na Wai Ola Public Charter School in Mountain View made first place in the elementary division for the 10th Annual E Ola Pono Campaign. The statewide campaign encourages youth to promote peace, pono and respect in their schools and communities through student-led campaigns.   Na Wai Ola will receive a $1,000 cash award, made possible by... Read more »
April 13, 2017

120 UH Hilo Students/Staff May Have Been Exposed to TB

The Hawai‘i DOH and UH Hilo are notifying approximately 120 students and staff members of their recent possible exposure to a person with active tuberculosis.
April 12, 2017