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Hawaii Island police investigating Puna murder

NANAWALE, HAWAII (KITV4) - Hawaii Island police have initiated a homicide investigation in Nanawale Estates, in the Puna District. Shortly before 3:00 a.m. Saturday, May 21, 2022, Puna Patrol officers responded to the intersection of Nanawale Boulevard and Seaview Road after receiving a report of a man that had been shot.
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Kona man found guilty of unlawful imprisonment of a minor

A verdict was rendered Wednesday for 48-year-old South Kona man charged with first-degree unlawful imprisonment and persistent nonsupport in connection to allegations of keeping a minor under the age of 16 chained to a floor after an April bench trial. Alexander Aquino pleaded not guilty to the charges and opted...
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Hawaii County Surf Forecast for May 21, 2022

Weather Sunny. Isolated showers. High Temperature In the lower 80s. Winds Northwest winds around 5 mph. Kona High 0.6 feet 07:59 AM HST. Low 0.1 feet 01:31 PM HST. Kawaihae High 0.6 feet 09:34 AM HST. Low 0.3 feet 01:42 PM HST. Sunrise 5:46 AM HST. Sunset 6:55 PM HST.
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20 People Sheltered After Kona Sweep

KONA, Hawaiʻi - The longtime Hawaiʻi residents moved into Hope Services shelters this week, after they pitched tents outside the Kona Community Aquatic Center. (BIVN) – Hope Services Hawaiʻi says it has given shelter to 20 locals who were camped near the Kona Community Aquatic Center.
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Hawaii County Surf Forecast for May 20, 2022

Weather Partly sunny. A chance of showers. High Temperature In the lower 80s. Winds West winds 5 to 10 mph. Kona High 0.7 feet 06:24 AM HST. Low -0.1 feet 12:26 PM HST. Kawaihae High 0.5 feet 07:52 AM HST. Low 0.0 feet 12:32 PM HST. Sunrise 5:47 AM HST.
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Runnin’ with Rani: 12th Annual Ride of Silence on May 21

The Ride of Silence is an annual event held worldwide in May to commemorate cyclists who have been killed or seriously injured while on public roadways. This year’s 12th annual event will be held on Saturday (5/21), starting from the Kona Community Aquatic Center parking lot at 9 a.m.
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Affordable housing measures pass, fail: Council approves new programs, but not charter amendment to pay for them

By Nancy Cook Lauer West Hawaii Today ncook-lauer@westhawaiitoday.com | Thursday, May 19, 2022, 12:05 a.m. A bill adding eligible programs for county housing funds was passed on final reading Wednesday by the County Council, but a companion measure proposing a charter amendment to lock in funding was shot down by a council majority.
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Hawaii reports 7,149 new COVID-19 cases statewide

Hawaii has reported 7,149 new cases of COVID-19 within the last week, bringing the statewide total to 265,571, according to the Hawaii Department of Health. Twelve new deaths were reported, bringing the statewide death toll to 1,446. The bulk of the cases were reported on Oahu, with 4,922. Hawaii Island...
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Kona woman pleads 'not guilty' to drug, weapons possession charges

KONA, Hawaii (KITV4) -- A woman facing several charges for alleged drug and weapons possession back on April has pleaded "not guilty" to counts 1-5 of her indictment. The Hawaii County Prosecuting Attorney's Office charged 44-year-old Jennifer Conway or "Amanda Gene Vason" with 16 counts related to her arrest on April 21.
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Hawaii County Surf Forecast for May 19, 2022

Weather Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers. High Temperature In the lower 80s. Kona Low -0.2 feet 11:32 AM HST. Kawaihae High 0.5 feet 06:32 AM HST. Low -0.2 feet 11:37 AM HST. Weather Mostly cloudy. Isolated showers. Low Temperature In the upper 60s. Winds Northwest winds around 5 mph. Tides. Kona...
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Police seek information after body found near Kailua-Kona post office

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - Hawaii County police are asking the public for information after a body was found Tuesday near the Kailua-Kona post office. Authorities said they responded to reports of a body laying near a tree at around 9:30 a.m. near the intersection of Palani Road and Queen Kaahumanu Highway.
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Hawaiʻi CC auto mechanics tech grads race to the finish line

Eight Hawaiʻi Community College automotive mechanics technology students took the fast lane to graduation on May 14, as members of an innovative pilot program—the first of its kind in the State of Hawaiʻi. Just one year after high school, these students graduated from the Hawaiʻi Community College–Pālamanui in Kona with Associate of Applied Science (AAS) degrees in Automotive Mechanics Technology (AMT).
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