County nearing purchase of Waikapuna

August 19, 2018

The county is poised to acquire a large Ka‘u tract that one official calls the “poster child” of lands purchased for preservation.

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Locals, celebrities get a taste of famous drink at annual Mai Tai Festival
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Lawsuit filed in condo association theft case
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HVNP to reopen in phases, park spokeswoman says

Park representatives hold talk story session with Pahoa residents

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Unemployment down across state

August 19, 2018

Hawaii notched the lowest unemployment rate in the nation in July, however, the Big Island continues to see more people out of work than the other three counties in the state.

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BIIF football preview: What can Hilo do for an encore?

Tropical Gardening: Many islanders live healthy eating well with low stress
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Your Views for Aug. 19

Let’s address the helicopter noise
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Volcano Watch: Submarine Kilauea also impacted by recent events on the volcano
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Hurricane Lane intensifies to Category 3 storm

Additional lawsuit against insurer filed

Calendar for August 18


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