Council accepts easement for North Kohala pedestrian trail

A pedestrian trail that meanders from Kohala Lighthouse to recently acquired county land at Kapanaia Road now belongs to the public, with the County Council on Wednesday unanimously accepting an easement as part of a 2002 settlement agreement with a developer.

Honokohau well repairs nearing end

KAILUA-KONA — North Kona has been without four of its 14 water sources for months, but the county Department of Water Supply thinks it will revise that ratio in the coming days.

Mayor names new Mass Transit chief

KAILUA-KONA — Brenda Carreira is set to become the latest in a line of administrators to try and repair Hawaii County’s beleaguered Mass Transit Agency.