Three arrested after Kona parking lot assault

Police arrested three Captain Cook men after a reported hit-and-run incident in the parking lot of a business establishment in the 75-5800 block of Alii Drive shortly after 2 a.m. Sunday.

DOH releases school virus guidelines

The state Department of Health on Monday released newly updated school re-opening guidance — eight days before students are slated to return to the classroom on Aug. 3.

Two men face charges after a pair of Shipman beach robberies

Police have charged two men in connection with armed robberies that took place on Shipman Beach Trail. In the first robbery, on June 20, a man and woman told police they were confronted by a man wielding a large stick. According to police, the assailant struck the man in the face and the woman to her head and arm, took their belongings and fled.

Pahoa man faces numerous drug, gun charges

A judge on Friday increased bail on a 34-year-old Pahoa man described by county Prosecutor Kelden Waltjen as a “repeat offender with six prior felony convictions.”