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 museum is seeking help identifying the people and places in the pictures, most of which are from the 1960s and ’70s. Those

Obituaries for December 31

Walter Aki, 82, of Kapaau, died Dec. 4 at home. Born in Keei, he was a retired groundskeeper for Waikoloa King’s Course, former security guard, member of Sacred Hearts Church in Hawi, former member of Kohala Seniors Softball and U.S.


Shooting suspect’s hearing turns combative

A preliminary hearing for the defendant in a Christmas Eve morning shooting incident degenerated Friday into a flurry of objections, an outburst from the courtroom gallery and a shouting match between the prosecutor and defense attorney.

With Obama, Abe pays respects at Pearl Harbor

The oil that continues to bubble up from the remains of the USS Arizona is an apt metaphor for how the nation feels about Japan’s bombing of Pearl Harbor on Dec. 7, 1941. Seventy-five years later, Americans still well with

Fear thee well to 2016

CHARLESTON, S.C. — As usual, the year’s end brings reflections and ruminations on what was and what is to be. This time around, however, it feels as though an era is coming to an end.

How can you help the economy? Get some sleep!

The world is neck-deep in surefire fixes for a country’s economy. Cobble together trade deals, rip up trade deals. Build more, tax less. Let wealth trickle down, help the masses in society’s bottom rungs. There’s a much more straightforward prescription