Wright On: A pioneer of the Pacific

A statement by the United Nations a year ago on International Volunteer Day had the effect of crystallizing the legacy of longtime Hilo resident and swim coach Bill Sakovich.

Hiatt, DeWeese appointed to bench

Hawaii Chief Justice Mark Recktenwald appointed Mahilani E.K. Hiatt and Wendy M. DeWeese to the District Family Court of the 3rd Circuit on Hawaii Island, the state Judiciary announced Friday.