The University of Hawaii is requesting a second round of public hearings be held for its draft Maunakea administrative rules after making revisions.
Anthony Jesse Barnard Sonny Medeiros, 71, of Keaau died Jan. 22 at Hilo Medical Center. Born in Olaa, he was a former butcher at Miko Meats and former Keaau Banana harvester. He also was a U.S. Army Vietnam veteran and Pig Hunters of Hawaii member. Celebration of life from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Sunday, April 28 at Shipman Park in Keaau. Survived by son, Daniel Anthony Medeiros of Kurtistown; daughters, Bridgette Rose (David) Santiago of Glenwood and Joycelyn Sarah (Curtis) DeLima of Kurtistown,; brothers, William (Lynn) Medeiros of Keaau and Nicholas (Kennedy-Ann) Medeiros of Oahu; sisters, Marie Young of Maryland and Junelle (Robert) Blas of Keaau; nine grandchildren.
A bill creating a new redevelopment district for the Waiakea Peninsula is headed for its final vote in the state Legislature.