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Powerman Hawai'i Scheduled for March 24  Big Island Now

The Powerman Hawai'i is scheduled for March 24, 2019, at Kealakehe High School.



Big Ideas: “AR ads that are able to address and interact with people like in Blade Runner 2049” with ARwall advisor Gato Scatena  Thrive Global

As a part of my series about “Big Ideas That Might Change The World In The Next Few Years” I had the pleasure of interviewing Gato Scatena. Scatena was ...



Mahalo Uncle Bo: Remembering the man who powered paddling to new heights  West Hawaii Today

Lawrence "Uncle Bo" Campos waves during the Queen Liliuokalani Long Distance Canoe Races. (Charla Photography/Special to WHT). Lawrence "Uncle Bo" ...



Your Community Calendar  West Hawaii Today

Today. • It doesn't just snow on Maunakea, it does at the Kealakekua Public Library too! Make your own snow in a science experiment, 3:30-4:30 p.m..



Culinary Arts Under the Stars returns, with Hilo students, to benefit dry forest nonprofit  West Hawaii Today

KAILUA-KONA — The professional and potential chefs of the Big Island are back together to create culinary magic. The annual event Culinary Arts Under the ...



Runnin’ with Rani: Inaugural Big Island Hill Climb Racing Series a hit among local cyclists  West Hawaii Today

What began as a whimsical idea of creating a fun and competitive hill climb race series in West Hawaii finally turned into reality. On Saturday, riders competed in ...



Police arrest Kealakehe High School student for harassment following lockdown  Hawaii News Now

KAILUA-KONA (HawaiiNewsNow) - Kealakehe High School was on lockdown Friday morning, following a report of possible weapons incident on campus.



Hearings Scheduled on Statewide Water Resource Protection Plan  Big Island Now

The Commission on Water Resource Management (CWRM) is having open hearings to solicit input on its update to the statewide Water Resource Protection ...



New Kealakehe High School principal named  West Hawaii Today

Glenn Gray. (Image from honokaahawks.org/Special to West Hawaii Today). Kealakehe High School Principal Wil Murakami speaks during the school's 2018 ...



National Girls High School Wrestling Rankings For February 6, 2019  FloWrestling

USA Wrestling, FloWrestling and the National Wrestling Hall of Fame and Museum have published its third National Girls High School rankings for the 2018-19 ...



New principal to lead Kealakehe High School  Hawaii Tribune Herald

LAURA RUMINSKI/West Hawaii Today Kealakehe High School Principal Wil Murakami speaks during the school's 2018 graduation ceremony. Murakami retires ...



Kealakehe High special ed students get real-life experience, lend a helping hand  West Hawaii Today

KAILUA-KONA — It was sweaty, hot and messy Thursday afternoon in the Lowe's parking lot in Kailua-Kona. But the heat couldn't keep seven special students ...



Kealakehe High School Graduation  West Hawaii Today

Kealakehe High School held graduation Saturday night at Waverider Stadium. If you would like to purchase any of these photos, please contact Norma ...



Make way for Gray: Kealakehe’s new principal prepares for first year  West Hawaii Today

KAILUA-KONA — For Kealakehe High School principal Glenn Gray, building better opportunities for students of the island's largest campus isn't a one-man job.



Hawaiian high school team makes 2800-mile journey for game against Desert Hills  St George News

ST. GEORGE — It was not your typical road trip for a high school football team. Kealakehe High School, from Kailua-Kona on the Big Island of Hawaii some ...



County Council approves funding request for Kealakehe Regional Park  West Hawaii Today

KAILUA-KONA — County Council members Tuesday put their seal of approval on a request to transfer $162,000 to fund the next steps in bringing to fruition the ...



Randerson, Parker claim 1st Peaman Biathlon titles of new year  West Hawaii Today

Over 100-peaticipants showed up bright and early for the first Peaman Biathlon event of the year — Let There Be Peas, Love, and Play — a half-mile swim in ...



Kealakehe High students promote Healthy Eating Living Purposefully to beachgoers  West Hawaii Today

By Chelsea Jensen West Hawaii Today cjensen@westhawaiitoday.com | Tuesday, November 20, 2018, 12:05 a.m.. Share this story. Jim Smallwood gets his ...



No panic in Kailua-Kona as residents prep for hurricane  West Hawaii Today

KAILUA-KONA — Despite Hawaii Island's western flank sitting exposed to Hurricane Lane's leeward path, some West Hawaii storm preppers were just as casual ...



No fireworks for Kealakehe grads  West Hawaii Today

Kealakehe High School graduates watch fireworks at the end of the 2017 commencement ceremony. (Laura Ruminski/West Hawaii Today). Graduate Hiilawe ...



Big Island students receive honors  Hawaii Tribune Herald

Thelma Marshall of Hilo was named to Dickinson State University's dean's list for the 2018 fall semester. At the end of each regular semester, the university ...



Letters to the editor: 12-05-18  West Hawaii Today

Abandoned boats now too? For the past three weeks, I have noticed a big boat on Queen Kaahumanu Highway. I was just wondering if maybe the SS Minnow, ...



Shelters open in West Hawaii as storm approaches  West Hawaii Today

KAILUA-KONA — Hawaii County Civil Defense reports that five emergency shelters have been opened in North Kohala, South Kohala, North Kona and South ...



Kealakehe High student returns from US Senate Youth Program  West Hawaii Today

KAILUA-KONA — When the U.S. Senate Youth Program's Washington Week kicked off at the beginning of March, Kealakehe High School senior Maya Kiana ...



Making Waves: School distancing itself from crime seems wrong  West Hawaii Today

They call it legal jargon, but I call it BS. I am referring to the latest legal dodge of the Department of Education, or DOE. In a local rape case, WHT reported on ...



UPDATE: Student Passes Out After Eating Pot Brownies  Big Island Now

UPDATE: Friday, March 9, 2018, 1:30 p.m.. Hawaiʻi Island police responded to Kealakehe High School on Thursday, March 8, 2018, on the report of a female ...



Centennial celebration: Veterans to honor history, local philanthropist on 100th anniversary  West Hawaii Today

KAILUA-KONA — This year marks a special anniversary for Veterans Day. The modern celebration of America's military heroes began as Armistice Day a ...



Students charged for pot brownie bust  West Hawaii Today

KAILUA-KONA — Two boys were charged in connection with selling suspected pot brownies at a Kailua-Kona school. A 14-year-old juvenile is facing three ...



Prospective governors, lieutenant governors in Kailua-Kona Friday  West Hawaii Today

KAILUA-KONA — Candidates for the Hawaii's highest office are headed to Kailua-Kona this week for a forum in advance of the gubernatorial primary scheduled ...



Students witness high court in action  West Hawaii Today

KAILUA-KONA — More than 400 students sitting in the bleachers at the Kealakehe High School gymnasium stood instantly at the sound of a gavel. Hawaii ...



NOH Place Like Home: Kealakehe High School  KHON2

The school in Kailua-Kona first opened its doors in August 1997 and graduated its first senior class in 2001.



2 Hawaii Island students, Taggart Nakamoto and Hope Kudo, earn prestigious Gates Scholarship  West Hawaii Today

Gates Scholarship recipients Kealakehe High School graduate Hope Kudo, left, and Konawaena High School graduate Taggart Nakamoto discuss their ...



2 Hawaii Island students earn prestigious Gates Scholarship  Hawaii Tribune Herald

Kealakehe High School graduate Hope Kudo and Konawaena High School graduate Taggart Nakamoto were among 300 students nationwide to receive a ...



Football coach resigns after confrontation  West Hawaii Today

KAILUA-KONA — An incident during a Kealakehe High School football game last week led to the resignation of one of the team's coaches, officials confirmed ...



Rape victim sues county, DOE  West Hawaii Today

KEALAKEKUA — The victim of a violent 2016 rape that occurred in a Kailua-Kona park has taken civil action against her alleged attackers, their parents, the ...



Football: Steelers surging into Pop Warner championships  West Hawaii Today

KAILUA-KONA — Looking around the field at Old Kona Airport Park on Friday afternoon, Leeward Steelers head coach Hezekiah Anahu-Ambrosio is hit with a ...



Heavy rain from Hurricane Lane triggers flash floods in East Hawaii  KHON2

HILO (KHON2) - The impacts of Hurricane Lane have started to reach Hawaii island, and the county's emergency officials are urging residents to stay vigilant.



Police to increase presence at Konawaena, Pahoa high schools following school shooting threat  West Hawaii Today

KAILUA-KONA — Pahoa and Konawaena high schools will see increased police presence today (Wednesday) after postings on social media threatened school ...



Runnin’ with Rani: A look back at the top 2018 performances in swim, bike and run  West Hawaii Today

Another year of Big Island swim-bike-run is just about in the books. As we are just a few days away from ringing in the 2019 New Year, now presents the perfect ...



9 am Updates – Flash Flood Warning Persists For East Hawaii  Big Island Video News

HAWAII ISLAND - Tropical Storm Lane's outer rain bands will still produce excessive rainfall this weekend. Rain accumulations of 5 to 10 inches can still be ...



About Town: 06-12-18  West Hawaii Today

Sarah Rosenberg Memorial Foundation Scholarship awardees announced. The Kealakehe High School SCC Sarah Rosenburg Memorial Foundation ...



Kealakehe student to represent Hawaii in Washington  West Hawaii Today

Kealakehe High School senior Maya Gee is one of two students in the state chosen to represent Hawaii at the U.S. Senate Youth Program in Washington, D.C. ...



Kilauea eruption, management dominate gubernatorial forum in Kona  West Hawaii Today

KAILUA-KONA — Hawaii's next governor will face a host of challenges but where the Big Island is concerned, one issue stands a literal mountain above the rest.



National champion wrestler Macchiavello shares skills, story with Big Islanders  West Hawaii Today

Kealakehe head coach Ivan Louis and NC State national champion wrestler Michael Macchiavello combined forces to put on the LAVA Clinic. (J.R. De ...



17-year-old Kealakehe High School graduate starts Big Island Princess Parties  West Hawaii Today

KAILUA-KONA — Once upon a time, there was a little girl named Piper Pearson who loved to pretend to be Snow White. Today, the 17-year-old Kealakehe High ...



Ige, Hanabusa votes follow the money  West Hawaii Today

HILO — The Big Island, especially West Hawaii and some areas in Puna, preferred U.S. Rep. Colleen Hanabusa over incumbent Gov. David Ige in Saturday's ...



More students taking, passing Advanced Placement exams  West Hawaii Today

HILO — The number of Hawaii students taking and passing Advanced Placement exams continues to increase throughout the state. The state Department of ...



High school football: Big grabs help Waveriders pull away from Pearl City  Hawaii Tribune Herald

By J.R. DE GROOTE. West Hawaii Today. ADVERTISING. KAILUA-KONA — When Kealakehe needed a jolt against Pearl City, Kalani Piltz found some space.



DOE seeks public input on new rules on bullying and harassment at Hawaii schools  Hawaii News Now

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - The state Department of Education would like your help crafting new rules for bullying and sexual harassment at public ...



Teacher earns MIT award  West Hawaii Today

KAILUA-KONA — Justin Brown, Kealakehe High School's career and technical education coordinator, was named a recipient of a Lemelson-MIT Excite Award.



Big Island Chocolate Festival gives high-schoolers a chance to show their skills  West Hawaii Today

KOHALA COAST — Scores of chocolate lovers descended upon the Hapuna Beach Resort on Saturday to get their fill of sweet and savory creations. Now in its ...



‘The possibilities are limitless’  West Hawaii Today

Saturday at the Big Island Teen Health Camp at Kealakehe High School, Dr. Barry Blum teaches Mikey Evans how to apply a cast on Nina Nabor. (Laura ...



Runnin’ with Rani: Q&A with new Kealakehe cross country coach Patrick Bradley  West Hawaii Today

From left to right, Alec Ankrum, Cody Ranfranz and Raka Barrett follow Coach Patrick Bradley's interval training program at altitude on a grassy hill on Mauna ...



Super American Circus Coming to Big Island  Big Island Now

The Super American Circus is coming to the Big Island during its 2018 Hawai'i Tour. This modern one-ring circus will showcase some of the best acts in the ...



VIDEO: Lieutenant Governor Forum In Kona  Big Island Video News

KEALAKEHE, Hawaii - A moderated Gubernatorial and Lieutenant Governor Candidate Forum was held on Friday at the Kealakehe High School Cafeteria, ...



Volcano Watch: January is Volcano Awareness Month  Hawaii 24/7

UPDATED (on 1/15/2019). Update on January 2019 Volcano Awareness Month Presentations. Due to the lapse in appropriations, USGS Hawaiian Volcano ...



Hamakua defeats Leeward in Unlimited championship  West Hawaii Today

Hamakua's Jakob Honda picks up a first down and sets up an eventual score for the Cougars in the Pop Warner Unlimited championship game at Kealakehe ...



Shutdown Cuts Into Volcano Awareness Month Talks  Big Island Video News

HAWAI'I ISLAND - Due to the lapse in appropriations, USGS Hawaiian Volcano Observatory scientists are unable to present lectures as planned. Other talks ...



Kona College Fair at Kealakehe HS  Big Island Now

The Hawai`i Association for College Admission Counseling will sponsor the spring Kona College Fair on Thursday, April 6, at Kealakehe High School.



Chef shares dessert-making expertise with students  Hawaii Tribune-Herald (subscription)

Chef Jose Calpito poses for a photo with students and instructors of the Culinary Arts program at Hawaii Community College–Palamanui in Kailua-Kona. Calpito ...



VOLCANO WATCH: Recent Kilauea Eruption Focus Of January Speaker Series  Big Island Video News

HAWAIʻI ISLAND - January 2019 marks the 10th annual “Volcano Awareness Month” on the Island of Hawaiʻi, and the USGS Hawaiian Volcano Observatory ...



Calendar for January 5  Hawaii Tribune Herald

Arts & Exhibits. COMING. ADVERTISING. AN ART EXHIBITION BY SOKO — SOUTH KONA ARTISTS. Where: Pictures Plus, 75-1006 Henry St., Kailua-Kona.



Food trucks teach students business, life skills  West Hawaii Today

KAILUA-KONA — Kealakehe High School students are connecting the dots between the classroom and real-life thanks to a public-private partnership at Kua ...



HAWAI'I ELECTIONS 2018: Where Do I Vote?  Big Island Now

The Office of Elections has designated the Pāhoa Community Center as a dual polling place for precincts 04-03 and 04-04 for the primary election.



‘No greater lesson’: Centennial Veterans Day and Armistice celebration points to soldiers’ heroic example  West Hawaii Today

KAILUA-KONA — A century since the close of World War I, veterans and leaders marked the centennial celebration of Armistice Day Sunday reflecting on how ...



WHCHC Offers Free Fitness Activities, Classes  Big Island Now

West Hawaii Community Health Center (WHCHC) invites community members of all ages to attend free fitness activities and classes throughout the week.



Aloha MAP summer enrichment program teaches kids STEM, culture and life lessons  West Hawaii Today

WAIKOLOA — The ballroom at the Hilton Waikoloa Village came alive Friday morning with chants and hula as nearly 300 keiki performed for friends and family ...



Pop Warner: Hamakua defeats Leeward in unlimited championship  Hawaii Tribune-Herald (subscription)

Hamakua's Jakob Honda picks up a first down and sets up an eventual score for the Cougars in the Pop Warner Unlimited championship game at Kealakehe ...



Calendar for January 12  Hawaii Tribune Herald

Arts & Exhibits. TODAY, Jan. 12. ADVERTISING. BANYAN DRIVE ART STROLL. Where: Lili'uokalani Gardens, Hilo. When: Noon today. Details: The third ...



Homeless ranks shrink statewide, islandwide for second straight year  West Hawaii Today

KAILUA-KONA — Homelessness in Hawaii has taken a nosedive for the second consecutive year, according to the 2018 statewide Point In Time Count Report ...



Election 2018: Challengers seek incumbent face-time  West Hawaii Today

HILO — Challengers in some Hawaii Island political races say the public is missing out on the back-and-forth of debates and candidate forums because the ...



From Honokaa to a distant starburst galaxy: Maunakea Scholars present discoveries at West Hawaii Science Fair  West Hawaii Today

KAILUA-KONA — All five students who received Maunakea Scholars telescope time from Canada-France-Hawaii Telescope (CFHT) last year competed in the ...



Runnin’ with Rani: Off-island race buzz  West Hawaii Today

April turned out to be a busy month as Big Islanders traveled off-island to represent Hawaii at their respective races in long distance running, triathlon and ...



Holoholo Ministries hosts indoor soccer tourney  West Hawaii Today

Holoholo Ministries hosted its bi-annual For Kona From Kona Indoor Soccer Tournament at the Old Airport Park hockey rink from Friday to Sunday. The 7-on-7 ...



Kona clamors for answers on air quality  West Hawaii Today

KAILUA-KONA — Confusion, apprehension and frustration, along with a greater-than-capacity crowd, spilled out the open doors of the West Hawaii Civic ...



Sulfur Dioxide Emissions Declining  Big Island Now

The Hawai'i DOH announces that sulfur dioxide emissions from Kīlauea volcano's summit have dropped to half the levels before the eruption began.



South Kona family celebrates generations of military service  West Hawaii Today

KAILUA-KONA — President John F. Kennedy in 1961 implored a nation's citizenry to consider what they could do for their country, not what their country could ...



2018-19 Preseason Girls National High School Rankings  FloWrestling

USA Wrestling, FloWrestling and the National Wrestling Hall of Fame and Museum are again partnered to create its preseason national rankings for high school ...



Homeless Villages bill dies  West Hawaii Today

KAILUA-KONA — A bill to fund two Big Island homeless villages died in the House of Representatives Judiciary Committee Tuesday after clearing its first two ...



Kohala Graduation  West Hawaii Today

Kohala High School Graduation. If you would like to purchase any of these photos, please contact Norma Adamson-Fetz at ...



Kealakehe High Student Selected for United States Senate Youth Program  Big Island Now

The United States Senate Youth Program (USSYP) announces that high school students Mr. Sean Patrick Beattie Callahan and Ms. Maya Kiana Gee will join ...



UPDATE: Mass Fighting at Kealakehe High Leads to 8 Arrests  Big Island Now

Fights among students at Kealakehe High School the past two days have resulted in eight arrests and the cancellation of all classes Friday. A parent of a student ...



Hawai'i Walmart Associates Receive $2M in Bonuses  Big Island Now

Hawai'i Walmart associates are receiving approximately $2 million in combined bonuses in their paychecks on Thursday, March 8, 2018.



Hundreds come out to support local artists at Festival of 1,000 Bowls  West Hawaii Today

KEAUHOU — After Waimea resident Juliana Kasberg saw the email from Donkey Mill Art Center promoting the 12th annual Cool Fusion: Festival of 1,000 Bowls ...



BIIF softball: Wildcats fight back to even D-II championship series against Kamehameha  Hawaii Tribune Herald

Konawaena's Rachel Sato just beats the tag of Kamehameha's Kawehi Ili during a stolen base attempt in Game 2 of the BIIF Division II championship series at ...



Bail reduced for second Old A rape suspect  West Hawaii Today

Samuel Latrik appears in Circuit Court Thursday with his attorney James Biven for a bail hearing. (Laura Ruminski/West Hawaii Today). Samuel Latrik appears ...



2 concepts create funding potential for Hawaii Island homeless initiative  West Hawaii Today

A homeless man rests on Hualalai Road outside of the Kona Public Library on Wednesday. (Laura Ruminski/West Hawaii Today). A man panhandles in Kona ...



No longer silent: Waimea teens plan Saturday’s ‘March For Your Life’ event  West Hawaii Today

WAIMEA — Following a nationwide school walkout last Wednesday, anticipation has mounted among North Hawaii students who want to further voice their ...



Sarah Rosenberg Memorial Foundation Scholarship award winners announced  West Hawaii Today

In 2000, the Kealakehe High School Community Council established four scholarships supporting Kealakehe's vision and mission of providing students not only ...



Renovations Delayed at Kailua Park Tennis Courts  Big Island Now

The Kailua Park tennis courts would be closed for construction beginning Tuesday, Jan. 23, and will reopen when the renovation is complete in August 2018.



Runnin’ with Rani: 32nd annual Alii Challenge proves “challenging”  West Hawaii Today

When it comes to any open water swim race, one of the most unpredictable variables are the conditions. That certainly rang true for 25 participants who ...



Kealakehe Elementary School features STEM Night  West Hawaii Today

KAILUA-KONA — Students and parents came together Thursday afternoon to explore science, technology, engineering and math at the Kealakehe Elementary ...



January Marks Volcano Awareness Month  Big Island Now

January 2019 marks the 10th annual "Volcano Awareness Month" on the Island of Hawai'i.



BIIF girls basketball: Hawaii Prep snaps winless streak, beats Kealakehe 42-13  Hawaii Tribune Herald

KAILUA-KONA — Hawaii Prep pulled away late in a defensive battle on the hardcourt at Kealakehe High School on Monday to snap a regular season winless ...



BIIF Division II softball: Warriors claim 7th straight title with win over Konawaena  Hawaii Tribune Herald

Kamehameha's Taylor Sullivan connects on a pitch from Konawaena's Shaylann Marie Grace during Game 3 of the BIIF Division II championship series Monday ...



Calendar for June 30  Hawaii Tribune Herald

*NOTE: Check availability and location of all Hawaii Volcanoes National Park events. Arts and Exhibits. ADVERTISING. FRIDAY, July 6. CONTEMPORARY ...



7 Big Island Motor Oil Collection Sites Open  Big Island Now

Do-It-Yourself Used Motor Oil Collection Sites at the following seven locations are open and accepting used motor oil: Lex Brodie's Tire & *Service* Center



Conversion conversation: Lono Kona sewering timeline still on track  West Hawaii Today

KAILUA-KONA — The Department of Environmental Management has announced a public meeting to discuss the Lono Kona sewer project, which will connect ...



­Runnin’ with Rani: Cycling’s race of truth  West Hawaii Today

Caleb Barville, a 16-year-old Kealakehe High School junior, blazes on Queen Kaahumanu Highway at Saturday's The Prologue 10-mile individual cycling time ...



January is Volcano Awareness Month  Maui Now

"Volcano Awareness Month" is one way that the USGS Hawaiian Volcano Observatory (HVO) promotes the importance of understanding the volcanoes on which ...



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