KAILUA-KONA West Hawaii Today reports the Hawaii Police Departments Special Response Team the departments SWAT unit has been called in and Ahulani Street is closed this morning as police respond to a barricaded suspect at a home in the area.
KAILUA-KONA Two Kona entities were fined by the federal government for failing to close banned large-capacity cesspools.
Ironman announced in a news release in June a new swim start protocol that will be implemented for the 2019 edition of the world championship race in Kona.
Let Me Entertain You can be heard from the street as a 50-plus member cast and 12-member orchestra rehearses for Gypsy, the Palace Theaters 18th Annual Fall Musical. The show opens at 7 p.m. Friday (Oct. 11) and will run for three weekends through Oct. 27 in Hilo.
Carolyn R. Koehnen, 94, of Hilo died Aug. 25 at home. Born in Auburn, Calif., she was a retired nurse and widow of businessman and community leader Fred J. Koehnen. Private services held. Survived by daughters, Lynne P. Forbes, Helie K. Rock and Kristi Robinson; five grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.
President Donald Trump took his contempt for the rule of law to a new level Tuesday, declaring through the White Houses top lawyer that his administration would not answer any subpoenas, turn over any documents or cooperate in any way with the impeachment inquiry launched by House Democrats. By stonewalling Congress, Trump is once again asserting authority that he simply does not have under the Constitution.