Pierce photo identified

This photo from the Lyman Museum’s John Howard Pierce Photography Collection, No. 06367, was first published in the Saturday, April 18, 2015, edition of the Tribune-Herald. The following people were identified in this photo thanks to the efforts of the

Hakalau Bridge to close for repairs

The Hakalau Bridge on Kanna Road, mauka of Highway 19 between Chin Chuck Road and Kaiwiki-Homestead Road, will be closed for repair work starting at 7 a.m. Monday, the county Department of Public Works said Wednesday.


Police arrest 8 for DUI

During the week of Dec. 21-27, Hawaii Island police arrested eight motorists for driving under the influence of an intoxicant.

Obituaries for December 31

Mildred “Dindy” Jane Branco, 84, of Hilo died Dec. 25 at home. Born in Hilo, she was a homemaker and member of St. Joseph Catholic Church. Visitation 9-10:30 a.m. Monday (Jan. 4, 2016) at St. Joseph Catholic Church. Memorial Mass


Police ID victims of fatal Keaau traffic crash

Police have identified the two people killed in a three-vehicle traffic collision Tuesday afternoon on Highway 130 at the 2-mile marker in Keaau as 26-year-old Sean Magee and 86-year-old Eleanor Benedict, both of Keaau.


Fashion moment for plaid extends to housewares, home decor

NEW YORK — Plaids are having a fashion moment as retailers and designers play with the classic pattern. But the apparel and footwear industries are sharing the love: Fresh takes on plaid have made headway in housewares and home decor,