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Big Island Dairy owners confirmed Tuesday that the company will discontinue dairy and milk processing operations at the Ookala facility for financial reasons. [Read More]
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Hawaii County Mayor Harry Kim will undergo surgery on Friday at the Straub Medical Center in Honolulu to clear a blockage in an artery in... [Read More]
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A resolution to temporarily close one of only two roads into Leilani Estates failed to pass a County Council committee Monday after dozens of Leilani... [Read More]
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A 3rd Circuit Court judge reduced bail for two additional associates of accused cop killer Justin Waiki. [Read More]
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Should the burden of keeping the oceans clean fall primarily on those connected to a sewer system? [Read More]
Tags: Sewer - HILO - fee
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Students from Kealakehe High School found a different kind of classroom Monday morning at Kua Bay. [Read More]
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A judge denied a motion to dismiss a claim brought against Lloyd's of London by an elderly Puna couple who allege their insurer acted in... [Read More]
Tags: Judge - Leilani - HILO
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Hawaii public schools will celebrate the upcoming holiday season with an Okinawan Sweet Potato Pie as part of November's Aina Pono: Harvest of the Month... [Read More]
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Cooking Thanksgiving dinner is stressful, even if you're a professional. So this year I set out to chart an easier path to a traditional dinner,... [Read More]
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Hawaii's Rice Cooker Cookbook shares a mother and daughter's perspective of an island family table through the lens of an everyday household appliance — the... [Read More]
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You could tell by the exuberance and energy at Club Pearl in Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam that it was a special weekend for Special Olympics... [Read More]
This year's Hall of Fame ballot, announced Monday and mailed to voters this week, is tinged with sadness. [Read More]
Tags: Breaking - Hall - Fame
Entering the final weekend of the regular season, with its tantalizing lineup of traditional rivalry games, does it seem as if there is an unusual... [Read More]
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An old coffee hauling truck sits on a Kona farm. (Jean Trueman/Community Contributor) [Read More]
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Makua Lani students win Voice of Democracy award... [Read More]
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Gunman opens fire at a Chicago hospital, kills 3... [Read More]
Tags: Gunman - Chicago - AP
Hawaii Island police arrested 23 motorists for suspected drunken driving between Nov. 12 and Sunday. [Read More]
Nearly two dozen residents found common ground Wednesday night, reaching a consensus that may lead to a five-acre land donation at Pololu Valley Lookout from... [Read More]
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Astronomers may have finally uncovered the long-sought progenitor to a specific type of exploding star by sifting through NASA Hubble Space Telescope archival data and... [Read More]
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From the entrance of Waimea Nui Region's agriculture project, a mile-long gravel road now meanders through the 161 acres along with two new 100,000-gallon water... [Read More]
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