Volleyball: Vuls run win streak to nine

Armani Moultrie stepped up to hammer 17 kills, Kaila Lizama also reached a career-high with 29 digs and Bria Beale was ever reliable with 14 kills and 23 digs as UH-Hilo swept Fresno Pacific 25-19, 26-24, 25-22 on Saturday night for their ninth consecutive victory.

Court upholds BLNR fines of unlicensed lava boats

Hilo Circuit Judge Greg Nakamura upheld administrative fines levied by the state Board of Land and Natural Resources totaling $48,500 against three illegal commercial lava boat tours on Hawaii Island in a ruling issued Sept. 27.

Window tinting bill withdrawn

A bill that would have allowed police to impound vehicles with improper window tinting was withdrawn at Wednesday’s Hawaii County Council meeting, as promised by a council member last week.