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Parker School debate team places third in state tournament

The Parker School Speech and Debate team ended another successful season with a third place finish in the debate team championships at the Hawaii Speech and Debate State Tournament on Oahu April 7-9, 2016. Parker was the only neighbor island school to compete in the state tournament held at Kamehameha Schools and Punahou on Oahu.

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UH-Hilo 2016 Dorrance Scholarship recipients revealed

MEDIA RELEASE Ten high school seniors from Hawai`i Island who are enrolling this fall at the University of Hawai’i at Hilo have been awarded the Dorrance Scholarship. The 2016 Dorrance Scholarship recipients and their schools are: Lexi Dalmacio – Honoka’a High School Twylah Marie Morelli – Konawaena High School Alec Goodson – Kealakehe High School […]

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Second annual Hawaii Island Women’s Leadership Forum to be held in Waikoloa

The Hawaii Island Women’s Leadership Forum (HIWLF) announces the 2nd annual Hawaii Island Women’s Leadership Summit on Friday, August 26, 2016 will return to the Hilton Waikoloa Village. “The Hilton was a great fit for our inaugural event last year, which was attended by nearly 300 individuals,” says Farrah-Marie Gomes, Chair of HIWLF. “We are […]

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Pahala Library to offer basic computer classes starting Tuesday (April 5)

Pahala Public & School Library will offer free basic computer classes on Tuesday evenings beginning April 5. Two 30-minute sessions will be conducted from 5:30 p.m. to 6 p.m. and from 6 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. in the Computer Lab in the Adult Section.

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Grand opening celebration, open house slated for Saturday, Feb. 27

Ige, Lassner help dedicate Hawaii CC – Palamanui

Grand opening celebration, open house slated for Saturday, Feb. 27

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The community is invited to enjoy a sit-down dinner, live and silent auction, plus dancing, with all proceeds benefiting financial aid for students at Parker School.

Parker School to hold Kahiau auction gala on March 5, 2016

Parker School will host its 11th annual Kahiau auction gala on March 5, 2016 at the Fairmont Orchid, Hawaii. All proceeds from the event support financial aid which impacts nearly 50 percent of students at the school. The Hawaiian word kahiau means “to give generously from the heart.”

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The Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs (DCCA) Office of the Securities Commissioner announces the competitors in the LifeSmarts Hawaii State Championship. The lineup for the state competition is made up of the four top scoring high school teams in the local online competition, which ran from October 26 to December 4, 2015.

Waiakea High school to compete in LifeSmarts Hawaii State Championship

The Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs (DCCA) Office of the Securities Commissioner announces the competitors in the LifeSmarts Hawaii State Championship. The lineup for the state competition is made up of the four top scoring high school teams in the local online competition, which ran from October 26 to December 4, 2015.

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Special preview of Katsu Goto film broadcast on NGN January 2-3, 2016

“Bringing the Legacy of Katsu Goto to Life” is the first documentary of his story presented by the Katsu Goto Memorial Committee of the Honokaa Hongwanji Mission. This special is a 25-minute preview as well as a behind the scenes look at the “making of” the documentary on Katsu Goto featuring a fundraising campaign to […]

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Workshop to recruit women airport firefighters offered in Honolulu

The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) is partnering with the Department of Human Resources Development (DHRD) to conduct two “Women in Airport Fire Service” workshops on Saturday, Nov. 21, 2015 at 9 a.m. and 1 p.m.

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Two Honokaa sites added to National Register of Historic Places

Two locations in Honokaa, Hawaii were recently added to the National Register of Historic Places: Hotel Honokaa Club and Honokaa People’s Theatre.

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Kailua-Kona Public Library closed on Ironman race day Saturday (Oct 10)

Kailua-Kona Public Library (Big Island), located at 75-138 Hualalai Road, will offer special hours on Monday, October 5 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. due to the 2015 Ironman Triathlon. On Saturday, October 10, the day of the triathlon, the library will be closed because the roads and areas in front of it will be […]

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The Hawaii State Department of Education (HIDOE) and the Department of Health (DOH) are issuing detailed guidance to parents, schools and health aides in an effort to prevent heat illness as the state continues to face record high temperatures.

Department of Health issues guidelines to prevent heat illnesses in schools

The Hawaii State Department of Education (HIDOE) and the Department of Health (DOH) are issuing detailed guidance to parents, schools and health aides in an effort to prevent heat illness as the state continues to face record high temperatures.

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