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Results of the Freddie Berengue Ohana Wa‘a Race Saturday (March 9)

Second Annual Freddie Berengue Memorial Race. The 10-mile course was paddled from Kekaha Kai State Park at Mahaiula to the finish line inside Honokohau Harbor, where awards and a delicious lunch was provided at the Hawaii Island Paddlesports Association (HIPA) halau for the paddlers, the Officials, and their assistants.

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Roadway restriping of Mamalaoha Hwy in Kona re-scheduled to March 4-22, 2019

The County of Hawai‘i Department of Public Works Traffic Division has rescheduled restriping work on Māmalahoa Hwy. from Konawaena School Rd. to Onouli Rd. due to equipment failure and scheduling conflicts. Work is scheduled between the hours of 8:30 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. from Tuesday, March 4, 2019, and is expected to be completed by […]

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Seminar on solutions to leaky sewers in Kona Tuesday (March 12)

Seminar: Solution to Leaky Sewers. March 12th at West Hawaii Civic Center Vacuum systems are airtight and breaks are readily detectable Traditional sewer pipes leak in and leak out. Aged systems can leak 30 to 50% of the daily flow. This leakage adds salt and may make wastewater reuse problematic. Outward leakage adds sewage to […]

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Additional renderings of the Air Service Hawaii’s FBO/hangar provided by Nicholson LLC.

New terminal at Kona International Airport to break ground

Premier aeronautical service company Air Service Hawaii announced this week that it will officially begin construction of a new Kona Airport facility this March. The project, led by local design/build firm Nicholson LLC, will include two custom-designed FBO terminals and adjoining airline hangar near the commuter terminals at Ellison Onizuka Kona International Airport at Keāhole.

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Shark sighting in Kona closes shoreline at Kukio Bay Saturday (Feb 23)

Hawaii County Civil Defense message at 10 a.m., Saturday, February 23, 2019. A shark was sighted off Kikauna Point near Kukio Bay in Kona. The Kukio Bay shoreline is closed for the remainder of the day.

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Restriping work in Kona

Roadwork in Kona February 19-March 5, 2019

The County of Hawai‘i Department of Public Works Traffic Division will be restriping Māmalahoa Hwy. from Konawaena School Rd. to Onouli Rd. Work is scheduled between the hours of 8:30 AM and 2:30 PM from Tuesday, February 19, 2019, and is expected to be completed by Tuesday, March 5, 2019, weather conditions permitting. No roadwork […]

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Kerryann Duarte

Police are searching for a teen missing in Kona

Hawaiʻi Island Police are asking for the public’s assistance in locating 14-year-old Kerryann Duarte who is missing. She was last seen in Kailua-Kona on the morning of February 8, 2019, wearing a black and white checkered long-sleeved flannel shirt, blue jeans, and black socks with black ‘Roxy’ slippers.

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Ian Paleka

Police charge Kona man with multiple offenses

Hawaiʻi Island Police have charged a 44-year-old Kona man with a variety of offenses after police initially determined the man being involved in a burglary that occurred in the downtown Kailua-Kona area between, (July 31 to August 1).

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Ho’okena Beach Park reopens after waterline repairs

Hawai‘i County Department of Parks and Recreation is informing the public that Ho’okena Beach Park is now open for park users. We thank the Parks and Recreation plumbers for their swift and professional work while conducting emergency repairs on the water line which was damaged during a vehicle accident.

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Puuhonua o Honaunau National Historical Park

Puuhonua o Hōnaunau National Historical Park partially reopens

Puˋuhonua o Hōnaunau National Historical Park announced Tuesday (Jan 22) that the park’s visitor center has been reopened through an agreement with the Hawaii Pacific Parks Association (HPPA). HPPA employees are providing park information to park visitors during normal hours of operation. Visitors should visit the park website at nps.gov/puho while planning their visit to […]

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Police identify skeleton found near Alii Drive in Kailua-Kona

Big Island Police have identified the skeletal remains found on, (December 12, 2018), on an empty lot off of Ali’i Drive in Kailua-Kona, as 52-year-old Kevin Anderson, of Kailua-Kona. Positive identification was established by dental records.

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Carmen Nozaki

Police have located a Kona girl reported missing

Hawaiʻi Island Police report that 16-year-old Carmen Nozaki who was reported as missing on, (January 17), has been located in Kailua-Kona. She was found in good condition yesterday, (February 20).

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Keaau man dies after Kona crash Tuesday (Jan 15)

A 30-year-old Keaʻau man died following a single vehicle collision on Tuesday, (January 15), in Captain Cook on Highway 11, .3 miles south of the 99-mile marker. The 30-year-old male has not positively identified. Responding to an 11:55 p.m. call, police determined that a white 1993 Nissan pickup truck heading north had crossed double solid […]

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Dohnavynne E. Kahalioumi

Police have located a Kona man wanted on a warrant

Hawaiʻi Island Police report that Dohnavynne Kahalioumi who was wanted was arrested in Kona on Sunday evening, (January 6).

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