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County pumps up fuel tax: First year of phased hike starts at 6.2 cents a gallon

| | Jun 24 2017 - 12:05am | Comments

HILO — The Hawaii County Council adopted a substantial fuel tax increase Friday with some strings attached.

  1. Posted: Nov 24 2013 - 12:07am

    Editor’s note: This log of property crimes reported in the Kona District is a regular feature of West Hawaii Today and is compiled using Hawaii County Police Department records. The department considers North and South Kona one district.

  2. Posted: Nov 24 2013 - 12:07am

    Editor’s note: This log of property crimes reported in the Kona District is a regular feature of West Hawaii Today and is compiled using Hawaii County Police Department records. The department considers North and South Kona one district.

  3. | Posted: Nov 24 2013 - 12:06am

    Even the most optimistic of minds would have a hard time imagining the success Lavaman has had over its 16-year existence.

  4. | Posted: Nov 24 2013 - 12:06am

    Even the most optimistic of minds would have a hard time imagining the success Lavaman has had over its 16-year existence.

  5. | Posted: Nov 24 2013 - 12:06am

    Has the state given up trying to battle the issue of coqui frogs on the Big Island? Depends on whom you ask.

  6. | Posted: Nov 24 2013 - 12:06am

    Has the state given up trying to battle the issue of coqui frogs on the Big Island? Depends on whom you ask.

  7. Posted: Nov 23 2013 - 10:39am

    Afghan spokesman rebuffs US end-of-year deadline for agreement troops past 2014

  8. Posted: Nov 23 2013 - 10:39am

    Afghan spokesman rebuffs US end-of-year deadline for agreement troops past 2014

  9. | Posted: Nov 23 2013 - 12:06am

    Pohakuloa Training Area convoys slated today

  10. | Posted: Nov 23 2013 - 12:06am

    Pohakuloa Training Area convoys slated today

  11. | Posted: Nov 23 2013 - 12:05am

    The Hawaii Paroling Authority on Thursday reduced the mandatory minimum sentence for a former Big Island police sergeant convicted in the 1992 kidnapping and murder of his wife, Yvonne.

  12. | Posted: Nov 23 2013 - 12:05am

    The Hawaii Paroling Authority on Thursday reduced the mandatory minimum sentence for a former Big Island police sergeant convicted in the 1992 kidnapping and murder of his wife, Yvonne.

  13. | Posted: Nov 23 2013 - 12:05am

    Hawaii interisland shipping is slowly emerging from the doldrums, with Young Brothers sending more cargo to neighbor island ports in the third quarter.

  14. | Posted: Nov 23 2013 - 12:05am

    Hawaii interisland shipping is slowly emerging from the doldrums, with Young Brothers sending more cargo to neighbor island ports in the third quarter.

  15. | Posted: Nov 23 2013 - 12:05am

    Ed Moss has been named chief executive officer of Stephens Media LLC effective Dec. 2.