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South Hawaii fire creeps toward Green Sands Subdivision

| Sep 24 2017 - 11:10am | Comments

A brush fire in South Hawaii continues to burn and stretches from Waikapuna Bay to within .75 miles of Green Sands Subdivision, the Hawaii Fire Department reported.

  1. | Posted: Sep 10 2017 - 8:05pm

    PEPEEKEO — Eight people were taken by ambulance to Hilo Medical Center for treatment as a result of an early Sunday morning apartment building fire in Pepeekeo.

  2. Posted: Sep 10 2017 - 12:06am

    Project grad open house Tuesday

  3. | Posted: Sep 10 2017 - 12:05am

    HILO — Walter “Waltah” Pacheco, a Hilo radio personality whose unique on-air pidgin style made him a must listen for many from the 1970s to the early 2000s, died Aug. 31 at home. He was 78.

  4. | Posted: Sep 10 2017 - 12:05am

    The state of Hawaii is recalculating the effects of a nuclear missile strike on the isles after North Korea on Sunday conducted what experts believe was a more than 100-kiloton nuclear test that may have been a hydrogen bomb.

  5. | Posted: Sep 10 2017 - 12:05am

    WAIKOLOA — Nearly 40 professional and amateur poke chefs diced, sliced and mixed their raw fish creations Saturday vying to be crowned best in the trade during the 10th Annual Great Poke Contest at the Waikoloa Beach Marriott.

  6. | Posted: Sep 9 2017 - 9:02pm

    HILO — Hawaii County’s hiring practices, long a source of complaints of unfairness and favoritism, are sharply criticized in a report released last week by the county’s legislative auditor.

  7. Posted: Sep 9 2017 - 6:09pm

    Another beautiful Kona day slips into night. (Suzy Coyne)

  8. Posted: Sep 9 2017 - 12:06am

    Volunteers to be recognized

  9. | Posted: Sep 9 2017 - 12:05am

    HONOLULU — Economic experts tasked with forecasting Hawaii’s tax collections say the state’s revenue will grow at a slightly higher rate over the next two years, bringing in roughly $40 million more than previously expected.

  10. | Posted: Sep 9 2017 - 12:05am

    HONOLULU — The Board of Land and Natural Resources (DLNR), Friday approved amendments to a wide range of state boating rules intended to improve management of state small boat harbors and ocean recreation-related activities in state waters.

  11. | Posted: Sep 9 2017 - 12:05am

    KAILUA-KONA — Suicide. It’s a subject nobody wants to talk about, yet nearly everyone on the island knows someone who has been affected by it.

  12. | Posted: Sep 9 2017 - 12:05am

    Hawaii County officials are still looking to expand a recently established safe zone for homeless campers.

  13. | Posted: Sep 8 2017 - 9:39pm

    HILO — The final touches are being made to a new Hawaii Fire Department station on Haihai Street in Hilo.

  14. | Posted: Sep 8 2017 - 9:39pm

    The Kona Crime Prevention Committee has recognized Officer Coley Rowe as the “Officer of the Month” for September.

  15. | Posted: Sep 8 2017 - 9:39pm

    HILO — The state Department of Health will not provide free vaccinations against influenza at private schools this year.