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Due to ongoing repairs to its wells in North Kona, the Department of Water Supply is issuing a Notice of Water Restriction Notice. The Water Restriction Notice requires consumers to reduce water consumption by 25%.

North Kona on water restriction as repairs to wells continue

Due to ongoing repairs to its wells in North Kona, the Department of Water Supply is issuing a Notice of Water Restriction Notice. The Water Restriction Notice requires consumers to reduce water consumption by 25%.

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A coroner’s inquest investigation has been initiated in connection with a possible drowning in Kona on Thursday (January 12).

At 11:15 a.m. Thursday, Kona Patrol officers responded to a report of an unresponsive man in waters off Kua Bay.

When officers arrived, beach goers were attempting cardio-pulmonary resuscitation. Fire/rescue personnel took the man, identified as 57-year-old Brad O’Gara of Amboy, Washington, to Kona Community Hospital. He was pronounced dead at 12:17 p.m.

Washington man is dead after possible drowning in Kona Thursday (Jan 12)

A coroner’s inquest investigation has been initiated in connection with a possible drowning in Kona on Thursday (January 12). At 11:15 a.m. Thursday, Kona Patrol officers responded to a report of an unresponsive man in waters off Kua Bay. When officers arrived, beach goers were attempting cardio-pulmonary resuscitation. Fire/rescue personnel took the man, identified as […]

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Court interpreter applicants wanted, workshops to be held

The state Judiciary is seeking individuals who speak English and another language to become court interpreters. Applications are now being accepted for the next state court interpreter orientation workshop to be held on each of the major islands in February and March.

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Hawaiian Airlines to begin non-stop service between Kona and Kauai

Daily non-stop service between Kaua‘i’s Līhu’e Airport (LIH) and Kona International Airport (KOA) on Hawai‘i Island beginning Sunday, March 12. This is the first time in the airline’s history that it will connect Līhu‘e and Kona with a direct flight.

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New traffic signal on Henry Street in Kona now fully operational

The Department of Public Works Traffic Division Announces that the traffic signals at the Henry St. and Alahou St. intersection has completed functionality testing and is now fully operational.

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Mathilda Salinas

Police have located a woman reported missing in Kona

The Hawai‘i Police Department reports that Mathilda Salinas, 74-years-old, who was reported as missing in the Ali‘i Drive area of downtown Kailua-Kona had been located at about 5 p.m. Monday (Jan 9). The Hawai‘i Police Department thanks the public for their assistance in locating Salinas.

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A 34-year-old Ocean View woman died following a two-vehicle crash Friday night (January 6) on Highway 11 just north of the 96-mile marker.

She was identified as Mona Yoshitaro.

Responding to a 7:18 p.m. call Friday, police determined that  a 2003 Kia four-door sedan operated by Yoshitaro had been traveling north on Highway 11 near the 96-mile marker when it crossed left of center on the roadway and collided head-on with a 2003 Nissan pickup truck that was traveling south.

Friday night crash leaves Ocean View woman dead

A 34-year-old Ocean View woman died following a two-vehicle crash Friday night (January 6) on Highway 11 just north of the 96-mile marker. She was identified as Mona Yoshitaro. Responding to a 7:18 p.m. call Friday, police determined that a 2003 Kia four-door sedan operated by Yoshitaro had been traveling north on Highway 11 near […]

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Rescue crews answered a 3:28 p.m. alarm Saturday (Jan 7) to Kohanaiki-Ooma Beach (north of Pine Trees surf spot) for a report of a missing diver.

The overdue diver was last seen 1 1/2 hours before 9-1-1 was called. The 34-year-old male diver was in the water alone and never returned. Rescue crews used Choppers One and Two to search the area along with a rescue boat and Kohanaiki Ski helped to search the coastline where the diver was last seen.

Diver dies off Kona Coast Saturday (Jan 7)

Rescue crews answered a 3:28 p.m. alarm Saturday (Jan 7) to Kohanaiki-Ooma Beach (north of Pine Trees surf spot) for a report of a missing diver. The overdue diver was last seen 1 1/2 hours before 9-1-1 was called. The 34-year-old male diver was in the water alone and never returned. Rescue crews used Choppers […]

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Fire/rescue crews responded to a 7:19 p.m. alarm Friday (Jan 6) to just north of the 96 mile marker of Mamalahoa Highway south (Route 11) in South Kona for a head-on collision with severe front end damage to both vehicles.

South Kona head-on crash leaves one dead, two injured and highway closed

Fire/rescue crews responded to a 7:19 p.m. alarm Friday (Jan 6) to just north of the 96 mile marker of Mamalahoa Highway south (Route 11) in South Kona for a head-on collision with severe front end damage to both vehicles.

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Russell Monlux

Police charge Hilo man in connection with Kona bank robbery

Hawaiʻi Island police have charged a man who was arrested in connection with a bank robbery Tuesday (January 3) in West Hawaiʻi. At 12:45 p.m. Friday (January 6) detectives from the Area II Criminal Investigations Section charged 30-year-old Russell Monlux of Hilo with first-degree robbery, second-degree theft and second-degree terroristic threatening. His bail was set […]

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Erich Jackson

Jackson is West Hawaii’s Officer of the Month for January

The Kona Crime Prevention Committee recognized Kona Patrol Officer Erich Jackson as “Officer of the Month” for January in a luncheon ceremony Wednesday (January 4) at Huggo’s restaurant in Kailua-Kona.

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Russell Monlux

UPDATED: Police identify and locate a man wanted in a Kealakekua bank robbery

Hawaiʻi Island police have arrested Russell Monlux, a 30-year-old man, for a robbery that occurred on January 3, 2017, at American Savings Bank in Kona. Monlux was arrested by Kona Airport without incident, and is presently being held at the Kona Police Station Cellblock pending further investigation.

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