No regrets from Kim after questionable comment

Three weeks after Hawaii County Mayor Harry Kim suffered his fifth heart attack, he’s moved behind the scenes but remains unapologetic about a comment he made during a Pahoa community meeting Monday evening.

Obituaries for May 19

Richard Chamberlain, 57, of Kona died Feb. 2 at Kona Community Hospital. No known survivors. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.

Texas school shooting kills 10, deadliest since Parkland

SANTA FE, Texas — A 17-year-old armed with a shotgun and a pistol opened fire at a Houston-area high school Friday, killing 10 people, most of them students, authorities said. It was the nation’s deadliest such attack since the massacre in Florida that gave rise to a campaign by teens for gun control.

Can you help identify this photo?

The Tribune-Herald each Saturday is publishing a photo from the Lyman Museum’s John Howard Pierce Photography Collection. The Kona Historical Society generously donated the collection in 2007. The museum is seeking help identifying the people and places in the pictures, most of which are from the 1960s and ’70s. Those with information about the subjects in the photos can contact the museum at 935-5021 or THIS PHOTO (NO. 17713) was captured Sept. 11, 1964.

In Brief

A brief roundup of community news and upcoming activities and events.

Hey, Democrats, what’s the big idea? No, really, what’s the big idea?

WASHINGTON — A dozen possible Democratic presidential candidates assembled at a downtown Washington hotel Tuesday for one of the first cattle calls of the 2020 campaign. The good news: There were, on that stage, all of the personal qualities and policy ideas needed to defeat President Trump. The bad news: These qualities and ideas were not in any one person.

Cue the Nobel! Wait, hold the Nobel …

President Donald Trump craved — but didn’t win — an Emmy for his TV show. But we’ve all heard that he may be in line for a more coveted award: the Nobel Peace Prize. Last week, that seemed like a possibility. This week, we’re less certain.