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Visitor Assumed Drowned off Kohala Coast

Big Island police are investigating the death of a 50-year-old San Francisco man who died Wednesday (June 13) along the Kohala Coast.
Paul S. Tsang was snorkeling in waters off Mauna Lani Beach Club at about 12:35 p.m. when an …

35 Papaya Trees Vandalized in Keaʻau

Big Island police are investigating damage to papaya trees in Puna.
Approximately 35 papaya trees were knocked over Monday (June 11) in a papaya farm located near 8 ½ mile camp in Keaʻau. Damages were estimated at $1,750.
Workers in …

Pahala Man Swept Out to Sea Off South Point Found Dead

Big Island police have initiated a coroner’s inquest investigation in connection with a 29-year-old man whose body was found Monday morning after he was swept out to sea Saturday afternoon.
The victim has been identified as Ceasare Moses of Pāhala. …