Posts Tagged ‘ Big Island ’

VAC Presents: Jazz with Volcano Choy and Guests, December 10

I just to say thank you all for making 2011 one of the best music seasons in Volcano ever as we had so much fun and I know we brought great quality to the Big Island as I feel you all deserve that. We have 1 more concert left to end 2011 and what better way to...
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HPD Reports Traffic Fatalities in Puna and Kona

Puna fatality 10-23-11 Hawaii Police Department — A 53-year-old Hilo woman died Sunday (October 23) from injuries she sustained in a motorcycle crash on Kapoho-Pahoa Road .2 miles south of the 2-mile marker, Responding to a 2:55 p.m. call, Puna patrol officers determined that the victim was operating a 1999 Honda motorcycle and traveling north...
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One Man Dead, Another Critically Injured After Zipline Tower Collapse

A Maui man died and an Ohio man was critically injured in a zip line accident Wednesday morning in Paukaʻa. Both men were employed by a Maui company that builds and maintains zip lines. They had just made an adjustment to the line and were in the process of testing it. The 36-year-old Maui...
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Big Island Police Arrest Suspect in Attempted Child Sexual Assault

Big Island police have arrested a 35-year-old Pāhoa man in connection with the attempted kidnapping and attempted sexual assault of a female child in a restroom at a Hilo public school on Tuesday morning (September 20). Samson Perez, also known as Samson Kahumoku, was located on Aupuni Street in Hilo at 9:50 a.m. and...
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Who are the Agricultural Terrorists in Puna?

Who are the Agricultural Terrorists in Puna?

Apparently it’s the crime that will not speak its name. When the first word in the headline- “Decapitation…” caught our eye Wednesday we almost kept scanning the Honolulu paper for less bloody fare — until, that is, we read “…of papaya trees unnerves Hawaii isle farmers.” According to the article, someone took a machete to 10...
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