Search for woman enters its 10th day

KEALAKEKUA — Posters and banners asking for help bringing home Deborah “Debby” Wiley line roadways in mauka Kona as the search continues for the 67-year-old woman who has been missing since Mother’s Day.

Documents ID officers who fired at suspect

Two Puna patrol officers who fired a total of 13 shots at a suspect who allegedly tried to run them over in a stolen pickup truck were identified in court documents as Bryson Miyose and Paul Wright III.

Airbnb expands disaster response program

KAILUA-KONA — As the number of evacuated residents in lower Puna mounts because of the eruption in Kilauea volcano’s Lower East Rift Zone, so does the need for helping hands and open doors.

Obituaries for May 23

Edgar M. “Jerry” “Boogie” Barrett, 91, of Wickenburg, Ariz., formerly of Hilo, died May 14 in Surprise, Ariz. Born in Choteau. Mont., he was an educator who taught math for two decades at Hilo High School, builder, rancher, naturalist and U.S. Army World War II veteran. No local services. Survived by wife, Alyce Barrett; daughter, Keely Barrett, of Spokane, Wash.; son, Blake (Kai) Barrett of Fort Lauderdale, Fla.; brother, Paul (Pat) Barrett of Fairfield, Mont.; four grandchildren; nieces, nephews, grandnieces and grandnephews.

Trump won’t say if he has confidence in Rosenstein

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump declined to say Tuesday whether he has confidence in Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein, escalating pressure on the Justice Department as his White House negotiated rare access to classified documents for his congressional allies.

Trump, Moon try to keep NKorea summit on track amid doubts

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump labored with South Korea’s Moon Jae-in Tuesday to keep the highly anticipated U.S. summit with North Korea on track after Trump abruptly cast doubt that the June 12 meeting would come off. Setting the stakes sky high, Moon said, “The fate and the future of the Korean Peninsula hinge” on the meeting.