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Land Board again to decide fate of TMT land use permit following daylong hearing in Hilo

Sep 21 2017 - 10:06am || Comments

The Thirty Meter Telescope is again in the hands of the state Board of Land and Natural Resources.

  • Posted: Sep 15 2017 - 12:06am

    Join professional artist Samantha daSilva as she shares her unique method of painting in the “Fearless Abstract Painting” workshop from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Sept. 30 at Volcano Art Center’s Niaulani Campus in Volcano Village.

  • | Posted: Sep 15 2017 - 12:06am

    SEOUL, South Korea — North Korea fired an intermediate-range missile over Japan into the northern Pacific Ocean on Friday, U.S. and South Korean militaries said, its longest-ever such flight and a clear message of defiance to its rivals.

  • | Posted: Sep 15 2017 - 12:06am

    SEOUL, South Korea — North Korea fired an intermediate-range missile over Japan into the northern Pacific Ocean on Friday, U.S. and South Korean militaries said, its longest-ever such flight and a clear message of defiance to its rivals.

  • | Posted: Sep 15 2017 - 12:06am

    SEOUL, South Korea — North Korea fired an intermediate-range missile over Japan into the northern Pacific Ocean on Friday, U.S. and South Korean militaries said, its longest-ever such flight and a clear message of defiance to its rivals.

  • Posted: Sep 15 2017 - 12:06am

    The nonprofit Ku‘ikahi Mediation Center is hosting a free talk from noon-1 p.m. Sept. 21 as part of its monthly “Finding Solutions, Growing Peace” Brown Bag Lunch Series at the Office of the Prosecuting Attorney, 655 Kilauea Ave. in Hilo.

  • | Posted: Sep 15 2017 - 12:06am

    CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — After a 20-year voyage, NASA’s Cassini spacecraft is poised to dive into Saturn this week to become forever one with the exquisite planet.

  • | Posted: Sep 15 2017 - 12:06am

    CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — After a 20-year voyage, NASA’s Cassini spacecraft is poised to dive into Saturn this week to become forever one with the exquisite planet.

  • | Posted: Sep 15 2017 - 12:06am

    Changes are coming to Hawaii’s records and open meeting laws, affecting how people can find out about public meetings as well as how much they’ll pay for public records.

  • | Posted: Sep 15 2017 - 12:06am

    Changes are coming to Hawaii’s records and open meeting laws, affecting how people can find out about public meetings as well as how much they’ll pay for public records.

  • | Posted: Sep 15 2017 - 12:06am

    A federal after-school program that has been on the chopping block is now almost certain to stay in the 2018-19 school year.

  • Posted: Sep 15 2017 - 12:06am

    Jaylin Kema appears with her attorney, Brian De Lima, on Thursday in Hilo Circuit Court. Kema, who is serving a 10-year probation sentence for manslaughter in the 1997 death of her son, Peter “Peter Boy” Kema Jr., is accused of violating her probation for a second time. According to a court filing by her probation officer, Kema tested positive for marijuana and admitted to using it on two occasions. Acting Hilo Circuit Judge Harry Freitas ordered her to return to court at 8:30 a.m. Oct. 24. In July, Kema received a warning for testing positive for marijuana, being late for a meeting with her probation officer, missing another appointment entirely and changing her phone number without reporting it to authorities.

  • Posted: Sep 15 2017 - 12:06am

    Jaylin Kema appears with her attorney, Brian De Lima, on Thursday in Hilo Circuit Court. Kema, who is serving a 10-year probation sentence for manslaughter in the 1997 death of her son, Peter “Peter Boy” Kema Jr., is accused of violating her probation for a second time. According to a court filing by her probation officer, Kema tested positive for marijuana and admitted to using it on two occasions. Acting Hilo Circuit Judge Harry Freitas ordered her to return to court at 8:30 a.m. Oct. 24. In July, Kema received a warning for testing positive for marijuana, being late for a meeting with her probation officer, missing another appointment entirely and changing her phone number without reporting it to authorities.

  • | Posted: Sep 15 2017 - 12:05am

    KEALAKEKUA — Anthony Beaudet-Close, who nearly beat a man to death behind a downtown gas station last October, was sentenced Wednesday morning to life in prison with the possibility of parole.

  • | Posted: Sep 15 2017 - 12:05am

    KEALAKEKUA — A Holualoa man on Wednesday pleaded not guilty to sex assault and incest charges in Kona Circuit Court.

  • Posted: Sep 15 2017 - 12:05am

    State agency offers apartments to private investors