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College softball: Vuls win series against Urban Knights at Kealakehe  West Hawaii Today

University of Hawaii-Hilo's Skyler Thomas hits a home run in Game 2 of a four-game series against Academy of Art at Kealakehe High School on Friday.



Softball: UH-Hilo sweeps another doubleheader at Kealakehe  Hawaii Tribune-Herald (subscription)

UH-Hilo's Isabelle Mejia - pictured earlier this season in Kailua-Kona – got the job done with her bat and glove Friday as the Vulcans beat up on Academy of Art ...



New man in town: Powerman Hawaii Duathlon coming this weekend  West Hawaii Today

KAILUA-KONA — For athletes looking to stay out of the water, Powerman is bringing their kind of endurance race to the Big Island. “The motto that we kind of use ...



BIIF D-I softball semifinals: Kealakehe beats Hilo, sets up another final against Waiakea  Hawaii Tribune-Herald (subscription)

Kealakehe's Nanea Kaluau makes a play at shortstop during the first inning of Tuesday's game against Hilo in a BIIF Division I semifinal series game. HOLLYN ...



Inaugural Powerman Hawaii off to modest, 'fun' start  Hawaii Tribune-Herald (subscription)

Hilo's Kelly Muragin gets turned around at the end of the Powerman Hawaii short course race Sunday at Kealakehe High. Muragin was no worse for wear, ...



College softball: UHH hosts Academy of the Arts at Kealakehe HS  West Hawaii Today

The University of Hawaii-Hilo softball team is heading to the west side of the Big Island for a pair of doubleheaders against visiting Academy of the Arts.



Inaugural Powerman Hawaii small but enjoyable  West Hawaii Today

KAILUA-KONA — Every race has to start somewhere. When the Ironman World Championships first came to Oahu in 1978 only 15 people competed in the event ...



Scoreboard  Honolulu Star-Advertiser

TODAY. BASEBALL >> ILH: Damien vs. Hanalani, 2 p.m. at CORP 2. >> OIA West: Waianae at Aiea, 3 p.m. >> OIA Division II: Kahuku vs. Kalaheo at Kailua Rec.



Runnin' with Rani: Big Island cycling phenom Caleb Barville targets National Championships  West Hawaii Today

To say that Kailua-Kona's Caleb Barville has been on a roll would be a gross understatement. The 17-year-old Kealakehe High School senior has been on fire, ...



Alika's journey  West Hawaii Today

KAILUA-KONA — Alika Ho'omana has a story as unique as his tattoos. Versed in Hawaiian culture, those distinct designs tell a part of his tale. Not all, but a ...



15-year-old arrested after lockdown of Kealakehe High School  Hawaii Tribune Herald

KAILUA-KONA — Police arrested a 15-year-old boy following a lockdown at Kealakehe High School Friday morning. Hawaii Police Department Maj. Robert ...



Super American Circus Set for March 22–24 in Kailua-Kona  Big Island Now

Showmakers Inc. will present The Super American Circus 2019 Hawaii Tour in Kailua-Kona on Hawai'i Island on March 22, 23 and 24, 2019.



New Kealakehe High School principal named  West Hawaii Today

Kealakehe High School Principal Wil Murakami speaks during the school's 2018 graduation ceremony. Murakami retires effective June 30 after being at the ...



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 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 ...



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

MANINIOWALI — Students from Kealakehe High School found a different kind of classroom Monday morning at Kua Bay. Instead of their usual digs off ...



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 ...



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 ...



West Hawaii schools join 20 others across state in creation of esports league  West Hawaii Today

From left, Daniel Rogers, Tyler Geril and Tyler Moore play League of Legends on Tuesday at Kealakehe High School. (Rick Winters/West Hawaii Today).



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 ...



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 ...



Kona pool down 6 to 7 months  West Hawaii Today

By Tiffany DeMasters West Hawaii Today tdemasters@westhawaiitoday.com | Friday, March 8, 2019, 12:05 a.m.. Share this story. The Warrior Aquatics Swim ...



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 ...



Threat sparks quick response  West Hawaii Today

A skateboarder rolls down Waianuenue Avenue as a police car is parked outside of Hilo Intermediate School Friday morning in Hilo. (HOLLYN ...



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 ...



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.



Powerman Hawai'i Scheduled for March 24  Big Island Now

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



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 ...



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" ...



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, ...



BIIF soccer: Kealakehe's Rubenstein signs on to play for the University of Redlands  West Hawaii Today

Kealakehe's Teddy Rubenstein will attend the University of Redlands next fall to play soccer. At his signing day on Wednesday, the senior is flanked by his ...



About Town: 06-12-18  West Hawaii Today

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



Some Big Island Businesses Accepting Used Oil  Big Island Now

The County of Hawai'i wants to remind people that it's important that used motor oil is recycled so it doesn't contaminate the land and water.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



DOBOR convenes hearing on harbor fee hikes  West Hawaii Today

KAILUA-KONA — Hawaii is asking boaters to pay more money for the right to use its harbors. The Department of Land and Natural Resources Division of ...



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 ...



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

The state Department of Education would like your help crafting new rules for bullying and sexual harassment at public schools across Hawaii.



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 ...



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 ...



Annual event inspires passions for science, math in young women  West Hawaii Today

KAILUA-KONA — From excavating artifacts to cooking up a stir fry to moving like a polymer, the Courtyard King Kamehameha's Kona Beach Hotel was a flurry of ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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. ...



Big grabs help Waveriders pull away from Pearl City  West Hawaii Today

KAILUA-KONA — When Kealakehe needed a jolt against Pearl City, Kalani Piltz found some space. While completions were few and far between for the ...



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 ...



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 ...



'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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



Hundreds of volunteers make 24th annual Kona Brewers Festival a success  West Hawaii Today

KAILUA-KONA — Hours before the first sample was poured at the 24th annual Kona Brewers Festival, scores of volunteers spread throughout the luau grounds ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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 ...



Boating fees to rise: Public hearings to be held in Kealakehe, Hilo  West Hawaii Today

HILO — Big Island residents will have the opportunity next week to weigh in on double-digit increases in fees at small boat harbors and other facilities.



Vargas 1st female to finish in Richardson Rough Water Swim  West Hawaii Today

He moved her, brightly, toward the ocean and one of his favorite spots, Richardson Ocean Park. “He was here a lot, he's the one who introduced this place to me ...



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

Students in the Culinary Arts program at Hawaii Community College-Palamanui in Kailua-Kona received a special treat Oct. 3, when a guest chef joined the ...



Hearings Set for Proposed Fee & Rule Amendments at Small Boat Harbors  Big Island Now

People will have a chance to comment on new proposed fees and rules at a series of five public hearings to be held around the state in early March.



Big Island Chocolate Festival event April 26-27, 2019  Hawaii 24/7

MEDIA RELEASE. KOHALA COAST, HAWAI'I ISLAND—With the theme, “Black & White,” the eighth annual Big Island Chocolate Festival is April 26-27 with ...



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 ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



'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 ...



Hundreds come out to support local artists at Festival of 1000 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 ...



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.



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 ...



Disaster-Weary Big Island Braces For Lane's First Effects  Honolulu Civil Beat

HILO, Hawaii Island – Hurricane Lane had the disaster-weary Big Island on full alert Wednesday. All state offices, schools, shipping ports and leeward beach ...



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 ...



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 ...



Kealakehe High to resume classes with heightened security, longer hours  Hawaii News Now

Classes at Kealaheke High School will resume on Monday, Dec. 10, with increased security on campus and extended instructional hours.



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 ...



Super American Circus tumbles into town  West Hawaii Today

The Super American Circus 2018 Hawaii Tour, a modern one-ring circus, kicks off at the Hilo Civic Auditorium in Hilo on Feb. 27 and 28 and at Kealakehe High ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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.



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 ...



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 ...



Used motor oil collection site at South Point U-Cart temporarily closed  Hawaii 24/7

MEDIA RELEASE. The used motor oil collection site at South Point U-Cart is temporarily closed March 12, 2019 – May 15, 2019, due to ongoing issues with the ...



Hawaii Flooding: Map of Evacuations & Shelters [August 24]  Heavy.com

Hawaii is experiencing a range of inclement weather, from flooding from Hurricane Lane to a brush fire that's spread to over 300 acres. Here are the evacuation ...



HHSAA girls basketball: Konawaena advances to quarterfinals after beating Leilehua  West Hawaii Today

By Rick Winters West Hawaii Today rwinters@westhawaiitoday.com | Tuesday, February 5, 2019, 12:05 a.m.. Share this story. Konawaena's Kaliana Salazar ...



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 ...



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 ...



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

By Rick Winters West Hawaii Today rwinters@westhawaiitoday.com | Saturday, April 28, 2018, 11:09 p.m.. Share this story. Rick Winters/West Hawaii Today



January Marks Volcano Awareness Month  Big Island Now

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



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 ...



Public Input Sought for Water Resource Protection Plan  Maui Now

The Commission on Water Resource Management is holding open hearings to solicit input on its update to the statewide Water Resource Protection Plan.



Volcano Watch: January is Volcano Awareness Month  West Hawaii Today

Kilauea Volcano's 2018 summit collapse, shown here on July 28 (left), and the lower East Rift Zone fissure 8 lava flow, shown here on July 2 (right), will be the ...



Challengers seek incumbent face-time  Hawaii Tribune Herald

Nancy Cook Lauer/West Hawaii Today Lieutenant governor candidates participate in a League of Women Voters candidate forum June 25 in Hilo. Community ...



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 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 ...



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