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  1. FOLK awards two scholarshipsRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | West Hawaii Today

    Friends of the Libraries, Kona has announced its 2015 Masters of Library and Information Science Scholarship recipients. Robert Steven Dahlke and Jennifer Kaui Losalio are each awarded $2,000 to continue their library and information science studies through the University of Hawaii at Manoa distance learning program.

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  2. Kailua-Kona woman injured in moped-truck crash diesRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Honolulu Advertiser

    A Kailua-Kona woman injured Tuesday in a crash between a moped and a dump truck hauling a trailer died Wednesday at the Queen's Medical Center on Oahu. Mokihana Choy, 29, was airlifted from Hawaii island to Queen's after the collision on Queen Kaahumanu Highway near Hualalai Road in Kailua-Kona.

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  3. Moped-dump truck accident victim dies from injuriesRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | West Hawaii Today

    Hawaii County Police report Mokihana Choy, 29, of Kailua-Kona was pronounced dead at The Queen's Medical Center on Oahu at 12:24 p.m. Wednesday. The operator of the moped, a 21-year-old Kailua-Kona man, remains at Kona Community Hospital in stable condition.

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  4. Woman Critically Injured in Kailua-Kona Moped CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | STAR 101.9

    A Kailua-Kona woman was critically injured Tuesday, when the moped on which she was riding, was run over by a trailer. Hawaii County police say the 28-year-old woman was a passenger on a moped when the operator, a 21-year-old Kailua-Kona man, tried to merge onto the southbound lane of Queen Kaahumanu Highway from Hualalai Road.

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  5. Kailua-Kona,HawaiiRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | CNN

    I visited Kona for the first time 10 years ago and I happily go back every year. I have never felt such a connection between land, sea and air as on this magical island.

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  6. Two hospitalized following moped crashRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | West Hawaii Today

    A Kona woman was in critical condition following a crash between a moped and a dump truck Tuesday in Kailua-Kona. At approximately 10 a.m. Tuesday, the moped was merging onto the southbound lane of Queen Kaahumanu Highway from Hualalai Road, when it attempted to merge between a dump truck and the trailer it was pulling.

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  7. Obituaries for May 27Read the original story

    Yesterday | Hawaii Tribune-Herald

    Tyrome Kalani Kahele, 18, of Captain Cook died May 9. Born in Kealakekua, he was a graduate of Konawaena High School, and a cook at Korner Pocket Bar and Grill.

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  8. HPA's Ewing gets HHSAA Hall passRead the original story

    Yesterday | West Hawaii Today

    The Hawaii Prep multisport standout was elected to the HHSAA's Hall of Honor, earning a $2,000 scholarship from Enterprise Holdings. The only inductee this year from the BIIF, Ewing was a rare league Player of Year in soccer and volleyball.

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  9. Kailua-Kona woman critically injured in moped-trailer crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Honolulu Advertiser

    A 28-year-old Kailua-Kona woman was critically injured when the moped she was riding was run over Tuesday by a trailer in Kailua-Kona. Hawaii County police said the woman was a passenger on a moped when the operator, a 21-year-old Kailua-Kona man, attempted to merge onto the southbound lane of Queen Kaahumanu Highway from Hualalai Road.

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  10. Woman in critical condition after Kona traffic collisionRead the original story

    Yesterday | Hawaii Tribune-Herald

    A Kona woman is in critical condition following a crash between a moped and a dump truck in Kailua-Kona, police said.

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  11. Hui Aumakua wins Bronco title in all-Big Island finaleRead the original story

    Tuesday | West Hawaii Today

    The Big Island was well represented in the Bronco division championship at the 16th annual Kona PONY Memorial Day baseball tournament at Old Airport Park on Monday - Alakai representing the west, and Hui Aumakua Red the east. Hui Aumakua proved to be too much offensively for the Kona squad, winning 7-2 and taking home the title at the prestigious holiday tournament.

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  12. Memorial officials search for photos of fallen service membersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 24 | KITV-TV

    ... from Wahiawa, Leonard Macquiling - who went to Kaimuki High, Kaoru Honda from Hilo, and Steve Johnson from Kailua Kona. These are 5 of the 12 men without pictures and stories. 15:55 these men sacrificed their lives and I don't want people to forget ...

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  13. Searching for photos of Hawaii's fallen servicemenRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 24 | KITV-TV

    ... from Wahiawa Leonard G. Macquiling, who went to Kaimuki High Kaoru Honda from Hilo, Steve F. Johnson, from Kailua Kona. Samuel P. Giffard, from Honolulu Alexander Gonzales, from Honolulu Felicisimo A. Hugo, from Wahiawa Dixon T. Kinard, from ...

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  14. Moku O Hawaii paddling: Keauhou makes mark at its regattaRead the original story

    Sunday May 24 | Hawaii Tribune-Herald

    KAILUA-KONA - The start of the Moku O Hawaii paddling season is a lot about teams finding the right combination of paddlers to get to the front of the pack.

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  15. Hawaii's Genki Sushi to add auto delivery system to Kukui Grove Center store on KauaiRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 24 | Business Journal

    Hawaii-based Genki Sushi USA, Inc. will bring its automated double-rail ordering system to its store at Kukui Grove Center on Kauai by the end of this year now that the company's newly renovated Kaneohe restaurant has reopened. Genki Sushi USA, Inc. chief administrative officer Mary Hansen confirmed the company's decision to PBN on Friday, making Kukui Grove Center the first Neighbor Island location - and only the fourth in the state - to receive the computerized system that allows diners to order food from their seats and have it delivered to their table.

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  16. Many gays drawn to Big Island to marryRead the original story

    Sunday May 24 | West Hawaii Today

    Since the state legalized same-sex marriage, hundreds of gay couples have tied the knot on Hawaii Island, with a majority of them coming from out of state. As of March 2, 444 same-sex couples wed on the Big Island following the state's marriage equality law went into effect on Dec. 2, 2013.

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  17. Three facing charges in connection with West Hawaii crime spreeRead the original story

    Saturday May 23 | West Hawaii Today

    On May 16, Kona Patrol officers responded to Honaunau Beach, where it was reported that keys had been stolen from the beach and that the victim saw his Jeep being driven away by two men and a woman, according to the Hawaii Police Department. While officers were still at the scene, another victim reported that he saw one of the men take his bag and leave the scene in the Jeep with the other two people.

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  18. Moku O Hawaii regatta: Keauhou makes mark at its regattaRead the original story

    Saturday May 23 | Hawaii Tribune-Herald

    KAILUA-KONA - The start of the Moku O Hawaii paddling season is a lot about teams finding the right combination of paddlers to get to the front of the pack.

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  19. Weekly gas report: Prices hold steadyRead the original story

    Friday May 22 | West Hawaii Today

    Motorists fueling up in Kailua-Kona spent an average of $3.43 per gallon, unchanged from last week, according to the GasBuddy.com data. At the Kailua-Kona Costco, where membership is required, a gallon of gas increased to $3.18.

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  20. Get In & Get Out Calendar | 5-22-15Read the original story

    Friday May 22 | West Hawaii Today

    The duo of Bula Akamu and Mati Laino take the stage at this Sheraton Kona Resort and Spa at Keauhou Bay venue. With an electrifying mix of high-energy rock & roll, R&B and popular dance music, the versatile Johnny Shot Band gets a crowd up and moving in no time.

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