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One charged, others sought in stolen county truck spree

Apr 27 2017 - 11:47am || Comments

Police have charged Eric Wilson Jr. with offenses in connection with incidents involving the theft of a county Mass Transit Agency truck over the weekend, plus shots fired and the torching of the truck on Monday.

  • | Posted: Apr 23 2017 - 12:05am

    Every time we prune our trees, we take a chance on carrying disease from one to another, so cleaning equipment is very important. The fungus diseases causing bud rot of palms are examples. Citrus trees are subject to viruses spread by unsanitary pruning practices.

  • | Posted: Apr 23 2017 - 12:05am

    You may have read, or more likely heard, all kinds of things about Marfa, Texas. That it’s super cool. That it’s a foodie destination. That it’s right next to Big Bend. That it’s completely overrated.

  • Posted: Apr 22 2017 - 12:05am

    The Tribune-Herald each Saturday is publishing a photo from the Lyman Museum’s John Howard Pierce Photography Collection. 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 by calling 935-5021 or emailing archives@lymanmuseum.org. THIS PHOTO (NO. 16182) was captured July 19, 1961.

  • | Posted: Apr 22 2017 - 12:05am

    Nerve-wracking. That’s how Emma Laliberte recalls her first few times dabbling in the world of academic debating.

  • Posted: Apr 22 2017 - 12:05am

    The 54th Annual Merrie Monarch Festival’s group hula kahiko (ancient hula) competition featured 29 performances — wahine and kane — Friday night at the Edith Kanaka‘ole Multi-Purpose Stadium in Hilo.

  • Posted: Apr 22 2017 - 12:05am

    The 54th Annual Merrie Monarch Festival’s group hula kahiko (ancient hula) competition featured 29 performances — wahine and kane — Friday night at the Edith Kanaka‘ole Multi-Purpose Stadium in Hilo.

  • Posted: Apr 22 2017 - 12:05am

    Police are requesting the public’s assistance in identifying a woman, shown in still images from surveillance video, wanted for questioning for an alleged theft late Monday afternoon at the Hilo Macy’s store.

  • | Posted: Apr 22 2017 - 12:05am

    WASHINGTON — The Trump administration intensified its threats to crack down on so-called sanctuary cities that refuse to comply with federal immigration authorities, warning nine jurisdictions Friday that they may lose coveted law enforcement grant money unless they document cooperation.

  • | Posted: Apr 22 2017 - 12:05am

    HONOLULU — Hawaii’s largest utility is celebrating Earth Day by touting its progress replacing fossil fuels with renewable energy.

  • | Posted: Apr 22 2017 - 12:05am

    Hilo musicians are hosting a fundraiser Tuesday to help the Waiakea Intermediate School Ukulele Band recoup stolen money that would have funded the students’ upcoming trip to Oahu.

  • | Posted: Apr 22 2017 - 12:05am

    Hilo musicians are hosting a fundraiser Tuesday to help the Waiakea Intermediate School Ukulele Band recoup stolen money that would have funded the students’ upcoming trip to Oahu.

  • | Posted: Apr 22 2017 - 12:05am

    HONOLULU — Hawaii lawmakers killed a bill that sought equal access to fertility treatments for gay and lesbian couples and single women.

  • | Posted: Apr 22 2017 - 12:05am

    HONOLULU — Hawaii lawmakers killed a bill that sought equal access to fertility treatments for gay and lesbian couples and single women.

  • | Posted: Apr 22 2017 - 12:05am

    The University of Hawaii at Hilo wants to lower the price of its most underused residence hall by about 18 percent next fall, part of a proposal to boost the dorm’s occupancy and generate more funding to pay back bond debt.

  • | Posted: Apr 22 2017 - 12:05am

    The University of Hawaii at Hilo wants to lower the price of its most underused residence hall by about 18 percent next fall, part of a proposal to boost the dorm’s occupancy and generate more funding to pay back bond debt.