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Spirit of Kona runs aground, coastline closed

Jul 25 2016 - 12:05am || Comments

KUKAILIMOKU POINT — The 70-foot Spirit of Kona vessel grounded and sank early Sunday near Kukailimoku Point in Kailua-Kona.

  • | Posted: Jul 21 2016 - 12:05am

    BEIJING — The top U.S. admiral said Wednesday that friendly exchanges with China’s navy are conditional on safe interactions at sea, an indication of Washington’s concern over recent fractious encounters with Chinese forces in and over the disputed South China Sea.

  • | Posted: Jul 21 2016 - 12:05am

    HONOLULU — A former Kauai police lieutenant pleaded guilty Tuesday to stealing federal grant money from the department.

  • Posted: Jul 21 2016 - 12:05am

    Defense, foreign ministers to plan next steps against IS

  • Posted: Jul 20 2016 - 3:13pm

    Two men were arrested and a juvenile was taken to the hospital following an affray Monday in Hilo.

  • | Posted: Jul 20 2016 - 10:39am

    A 38-year-old Hilo woman is in police custody after a stabbing in Hilo on Tuesday night.

  • | Posted: Jul 20 2016 - 10:39am

    A 38-year-old Hilo woman is in police custody after a stabbing in Hilo on Tuesday night.

  • | Posted: Jul 20 2016 - 10:17am

    U.S. Rep. Mark Takai died this morning in his Honolulu home after a nine-month battle with cancer, his office said in a statement.

  • | Posted: Jul 20 2016 - 10:17am

    U.S. Rep. Mark Takai died this morning in his Honolulu home after a nine-month battle with cancer, his office said in a statement.

  • Posted: Jul 20 2016 - 9:38am

    A Puna man was arrested Tuesday after he reportedly called a community association employee’s home, threatening to take a shotgun to a future meeting and shoot everyone present.

  • Posted: Jul 20 2016 - 1:30am

    This photo from the Lyman Museum’s John Howard Pierce Photography Collection, No. 15916, was first published in the Oct. 31, 2015, edition of the Tribune-Herald. The following people were identified thanks to the efforts of the community: From left are Tadao Okimoto, unknown, Joyce Itrata, unknown, Lina Kishaba, John Stormont and Melvin Kunimoto. The photo was captured April 26, 1964, at the Federal Building in Downtown Hilo. If you think a subject or location has been misidentified, a name misspelled or have any further information about this photo, call the museum at 935-5021.

  • Posted: Jul 20 2016 - 12:05am

    During the week of July 11-17, Hawaii Island police arrested 21 motorists for driving under the influence of an intoxicant. Five of the drivers were involved in traffic crashes. Three of the drivers were younger than 21.

  • | Posted: Jul 20 2016 - 12:05am

    WUERZBURG, Germany — A 17-year-old Afghan asylum-seeker vowing “revenge on these infidels” went on an ax-and-knife rampage on a train in southern Germany, wounding five people before being shot and killed by police — an attack that German authorities conceded Tuesday was almost impossible to prevent.

  • Posted: Jul 20 2016 - 12:05am

    Police break up skirmishes among demonstrators in Cleveland

  • Posted: Jul 20 2016 - 12:05am

    Owners Tammy Bennett and Mary Pierson recently observed the 29th anniversary of Fabric Impressions, the shop that showcases their love of island fabric creations.

  • Posted: Jul 20 2016 - 12:05am

    Physician leadership of Hilo Medical Center’s medical staff recently presented $10,000 in scholarships to invest in health care careers and improve the quality of care in East Hawaii.