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The Hilo Jaycee’s 64th Annual Hawaii County Fair is just around the corner, and whether you’re four or 64, there’s bound to be something for you.
In addition to a wealth of candidates on the Nov. 4 General Election ballot, Hawaii County voters will have five state constitutional amendments and one county charter amendment to vote up or down.
Police arrested a 28-year-old Mountain View woman Friday evening as a suspect in a knifepoint robbery and a pair of car thefts in Hilo.
US fears the return of extremists from Syria
NEW YORK (AP) — Chelsea Clinton said Friday she is quitting her job as a reporter at NBC News, citing increased work at the Clinton Foundation and the imminent birth of her first child.
A lava flow moving toward populated areas along Kilauea’s East Rift Zone remains difficult to predict a week after scientists and public safety officials began warning about its approach.
More than 5,000 comments about Native Hawaiian recognition are being processed by the U.S. Department of the Interior, according to a government website.
HONOLULU — Hawaii has about four times as many vacation rentals for travelers than the state’s tourism agency previously believed.
A Kona grand jury has indicted a 36-year-old Ka‘u man with attempted second-degree murder for an assault on his 42-year-old sister earlier this month that reportedly almost killed her.
Glenn Cornick, a Hilo resident and the original bassist for the classic British rock band Jethro Tull, died Thursday in Hilo. He was 67.
The Department of Land and Natural Resources Division of Aquatic Resources, in cooperation with the Kapoho Vacationland community association, is advising the public that access to the state marine life conservation district at Wai Opae tidepools in Kapoho will be allowed by foot only through the Vacationland subdivision until removal of storm debris from Tropical Storm Iselle can be completed.
The County of Hawaii Immigration Information Office, in collaboration with the Exchange Club of Hilo, is seeking names of those who have taken the Oath of U.S. Citizenship from September 2013 to September 2014.
The Hilo Community Chorus, under the direction of Maestro Tom McAlexander, is an all-volunteer group open to all who love to sing. There are no auditions, and the only requirements are a love of singing and attendance at the weekly rehearsals.
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.