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| | Oct 22 2017 - 9:17pm | Comments

KAILUA-KONA — After Robin O’Hara was diagnosed with breast cancer in July 2016, she held off making the news public, saying she wanted to “wait until I knew what I was dealing with.”

  1. Posted: Oct 12 2017 - 11:53am

    Hawaii Island police arrested a Puna man in connection with a stabbing incident.

  2. | Posted: Oct 12 2017 - 12:06am

    Albizia trees that fell wrongly in February at Akaka Falls State Park caused nearly $300,000 in damage during invasive species removal — and it will be December before repairs are complete.

  3. | Posted: Oct 12 2017 - 12:06am

    KAILUA-KONA — The Board of Land and Natural Resources on Friday will consider a request to set aside more than 35 acres of state land in Kealakehe for the Hawaii Housing Finance and Development Corp (HHFDC) and for the purpose of “affordable housing and related purposes.”

  4. | Posted: Oct 11 2017 - 8:37pm

    KAILUA-KONA — A couple weeks ago, Konawaena High School math teacher and triathlete David Wild was running at the track after school, where three teams of students were practicing cheerleading, cross country and football.

  5. Posted: Oct 11 2017 - 1:44pm

    During the week of Oct. 2-8, Hawaii Island police arrested 16 motorists for driving under the influence of an intoxicant. Four of the drivers were involved in a traffic accident. One of the drivers was under the age of 21.

  6. Posted: Oct 11 2017 - 10:47am

    Hawaii Island police are investigating a fatal industrial accident involving a 45-year-old man falling through the roof of a warehouse in the Panaewa area Tuesday.

  7. | Posted: Oct 11 2017 - 12:06am

    KAILUA-KONA — Flags were flying high on Alii Drive Tuesday afternoon as athletes from around the globe came out for the Ironman Parade of Nations in some wet weather.

  8. | Posted: Oct 11 2017 - 12:06am

    HILO — A University of Hawaii spokesman is apologizing for “needless attention” from an email sent to faculty, staff and students systemwide Monday with the subject line, “In the event of a nuclear attack.”

  9. | Posted: Oct 11 2017 - 12:06am

    KAILUA-KONA — A local entrepreneur is leading the charge in making Hawaii Island the site for an international MoonBase prototype a reality.

  10. | Posted: Oct 11 2017 - 12:06am

    HILO — Big Island real estate sales this year have outstripped last year’s sales figures as the final quarter of 2017 begins.

  11. | Posted: Oct 11 2017 - 12:06am

    HILO — It was a moment deemed “exemplary” by some of the state, federal, county officials and community members who gathered on a windy Tuesday morning to celebrate the long-awaited completion of the final phase of improvements to the Daniel K. Inouye Highway, also known as Saddle Road.

  12. | Posted: Oct 10 2017 - 12:06am

    KAILUA-KONA — Hawaii is re-evaluating utility ownership models across the state, a process that began Monday with the first handful of words in what will be more than a year-long conversation between consultant groups and the public.

  13. | Posted: Oct 10 2017 - 12:06am

    HILO — A long-awaited Daniel K. Inouye Highway widening and realignment project is complete.

  14. | Posted: Oct 10 2017 - 12:06am

    KAILUA-KONA — With the Ironman World Championship days away, the Hawaii Police Department is preaching the importance of individual safety plans in light of a fatal mass shooting that occurred just over a week ago in Las Vegas.

  15. | Posted: Oct 10 2017 - 12:06am

    HILO — After three years on the market, the historic Kilauea Lodge may soon have a buyer.