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Monday, June 27, 2022

Big Island Job Openings: Featured Openings From June 22 to 28

Big Island Now’s featured jobs from June 22 to 28, 2022. 
Tuesday, June 21, 2022

Big Island Job Openings: Featured Openings From June 15 to 21 

Big Island Now’s featured jobs from June 15 to 21, 2022. Add your job listings.
Tuesday, June 14, 2022

Big Island Job Openings: Featured Openings From June 5 to 14

Big Island Now’s featured jobs from June 5 to 14, 2022.
Thursday, June 02, 2022

Big Island Job Openings: Featured Openings From May 24 to June 4

Big Island Now’s featured jobs from May 24 to June 4, 2022. Add your job listings.
Monday, May 23, 2022

Big Island Job Openings: Featured Openings From May 17 to 23

Big Island Now’s featured jobs from May 17 to 23, 2022. Add your job listing below.
Monday, May 16, 2022

Big Island Job Openings: Featured Openings From May 11 to 16

Big Island Now’s featured jobs from May 11 to 16, 2022.
Tuesday, May 10, 2022

Big Island Job Openings: Featured Positions From May 1 to 10

Big Island Now’s featured jobs from May 1 to 10. Add your job listing.
Tuesday, May 03, 2022

39th Annual Salute to the Graduates

The 39th Annual Salute to the Graduates is proudly presented by Pacific Media Group and its subsidiaries — KBIG-FM, The Beat, Kapa Hawaiian FM, Big Island Now and HFS Federal Credit Union.
Saturday, April 30, 2022

Big Island Job Openings: Featured Positions for Week of April 24 – 30

Big Island Now’s featured jobs for the week of April 24 to 30, 2022. Add your job listing.
Monday, April 18, 2022

Big Island Job Openings: Featured Positions for Week of April 17 – 23

Big Island Now’s featured jobs for the week of April 17 to 23, 2022.
Sunday, April 10, 2022

Your Guide to Merrie Monarch Festival 2022

Merrie Monarch Festival moves forward with its regular presentation and 59th anniversary – after a cancellation in 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic and no live audience in 2021. Some live audience will be allowed this year and only a fraction of tickets were sold to the public.
Sunday, January 16, 2022

Hawai‘i’s 2 Endemic Butterfly Species, Including Iconic Kamehameha, on Decline

By all accounts, the monarch butterfly is doing well throughout the Hawaiian Islands. But that doesn’t mean all butterfly species that call the state home, including the Big Island and Kaua’i, are flourishing.
Wednesday, August 18, 2021

Exclusive Interview: Hawaiʻi County Mayor Mitch Roth Discusses Critical Issues Facing Hawaiʻi County Today

Hawaiʻi County Mayor Mitch Roth sits down with Pacific Media Group COO and Big Island Now Director, Jack Dugan to address some of the greatest challenges facing the county today.
Tuesday, April 07, 2020

Daring River Rescue of Two Children Captured on Video

A report of two minors caught in the wake of Wailuku was made at 5:19 p.m. Monday. First responders were on the scene seven minutes later to begin the swift water rescue.
Tuesday, April 07, 2020

Hilo Man, Woman Hit With Burglary Charges

In light of the COVID-19 Emergency Proclamation, there are enhanced penalties for certain offenses. These offenses include burglary, theft, criminal property damage and robbery.
Saturday, April 04, 2020

DOH Confirms 32 New COVID-19 Cases, Fourth Coronavirus-Related Death

As of Saturday, 19 people had been hospitalized due to the virus, including one new patient overnight. To date, 82 people have been released from isolation, including four in the last 24 hours.  
Saturday, April 04, 2020

Hawai‘i Island Road Closures, April 4 to April 10

All projects are weather permitting.
Friday, April 03, 2020

Police Investigate Suspected Stabbing in Hilo

The victim was transported via ambulance to the Hilo Medical Center Emergency Room, where he later underwent surgery.
Friday, April 03, 2020

Shots Fired in Keaʻau Car Chase That Results in Two Arrests

HPD detectives have arrested and charged a father and son with several offenses stemming from a traffic-related altercation on Wednesday in Keaʻau.
Thursday, April 02, 2020

Scams Expected to Surge With Stimulus Check Distribution

Reports are also swirling about bogus checks. If you receive a “check” in the mail now, it’s a fraud. It will take the Treasury Department a few weeks to distribute the payments.
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