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Laura Bigelow of Volcano has completed Camp Fully Involved, a fire-fighting experience camp at the New Hampshire Fire Academy in Concord. Bigelow and 14 other women ages 14-20 graduated from the program at ceremonies on Aug. 1.
The members of the Akaka Falls Lions Club has donated books for children staying at Hilo Medical Center.
Hawaiian Telcom said in a statement Friday it has restored service to more than 1,000 customers in the Puna District over the past two days, bringing the total number of customers out of service to about 500.
Glenn Cornick, a Hilo resident and the original bassist for the classic British rock band Jethro Tull, died Thursday in Hilo. He was 67.
Mayor Billy Kenoi said he is “very disappointed” by the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s decision to deny the state’s request for a major disaster declaration in the wake of Tropical Storm Iselle.
Police are looking for three men wanted in separate incidents.
The Brothers Cazimero will appear at 7 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 13, at the Palace Theater in downtown Hilo.
Rock &Roll Hall of Famer Leon Russell will play a pair of Big Island concerts as part of his “Life Journey” tour.
Six Kona Community Hospital employees are among 34 Hawaii Health Systems Corp. workers set to lose their jobs by December.
HONOLULU — The Hawaii Supreme Court rejected a lawsuit seeking to allow voters on the storm-damaged Big Island to vote.
There was a special group of Santa’s little helpers that weren’t at the North Pole Wednesday.
Four Big Island residents denied a contested case hearing for the Thirty Meter Telescope’s sublease are taking the issue to court.
The Hawaiian Volcano Observatory confirmed the lava flow heading toward the Pahoa area remains active after spotting steam rising from a ground crack in the Wao Kele o Puna Forest Reserve.