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  1. Obituaries | 3-16-15Read the original story

    Tuesday Mar 17 | West Hawaii Today

    ... be worn. He is survived by daughter, Jennifer (Paiea Busby) Shimizu of Hilo; sisters, Sharon (Earl) Nomura of Kurtistown, Susan (Cooper) Nakayama of Hilo; brother, Stanley Shimizu, of Pennsylvania; nieces, one nephew, two stepgrandchildren. Vincent ...

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  2. UH-Hilo robbery suspect to stand trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2015 | West Hawaii Today

    ... Circuit Judge Greg Nakamura scheduled her trial for 9 a.m. July 13. Arraignment for 28-year-old Isaac Kamalii of Kurtistown was postponed to 9:30 a.m. March 2 after the Public Defender declared a conflict of interest and withdrew from the case. The ...

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  3. 2 charged in January armed carjacking at UH HiloRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2015 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    HILO >> A 28-year-old Kurtistown man suspected of using a handgun in a carjacking last month at the University of Hawaii Hilo has been indicted on a robbery charge. The Hawaii Tribune-Herald reports a Hilo grand jury also indicted Isaac Kamalii on felony charges of terroristic threatening, using a firearm in a felony and possessing a gun as a felon.

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  4. Obituaries for February 1Read the original story

    Jan 31, 2015 | Hawaii Tribune-Herald

    ... St. Joseph Catholic Church in Hilo. Private services were held. She is survived by a daughter, Elaine Kaminski of Kurtistown; sisters-in-law, Cleria Gomez of Mililani, Oahu, Eleanor Gomes of Kihei, Maui and Fern Rodrigues of Berlin, New Hampshire; ...

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  5. Tip leads to arrest of wanted Kurtistown manRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | West Hawaii Today

    Kamalii, 28, was being sought for violating terms of release on bail in a terroristic threatening case. He was also wanted for reckless endangering and for questioning in connection with vehicle break-ins and thefts of vehicles, according to the Hawaii Police Department.

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  6. Officers arrest man featured on 'Hawaii Island's Most Wanted'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    A tip from the public helped law enforcement officers Monday catch a 28-year-old Kurtistown man featured on "Hawaii Island's Most Wanted" television program. Hawaii County police said Isaac Kamalii, being sought for violating the terms of his release on bail in a terroristic threatening case, was arrested at a home in Hilo on Monday morning.

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  7. Obituaries for January 21Read the original story

    Jan 21, 2015 | Hawaii Tribune-Herald

    Yoshie "Y" Kimura, 94, of Hilo died Jan. 7 at Hale Anuenue Restorative Care Center. Born in Kurtistown, she was co-owner of the former Y. Kimura Fish Market, a flower grower and member of Hilo Meishoin Kyodan and Fujinkai. Visitation 9:30-10:30 a.m. ...

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  8. Big Isle man pleads to manslaughter in death and burial of wifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2015 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    ... on a second-degree murder charge in the 2008 death of 34-year-old Dawn Gambsky, also known as Dawn Mancilla. The Kurtistown man pleaded no contest Wednesday to manslaughter, which carries a maximum 20 years' imprisonment as opposed to second-degree ...

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  9. Obituaries for December 18Read the original story

    Dec 18, 2014 | Hawaii Tribune-Herald

    ... by spouse, Georges Amtablian of Waimea; sons, Robert (Valerie) Summers of Keaau and James (Michelle) Summers of Kurtistown; sister, Alice (Jack) Faust of Oregon; three grandchildren; nieces, nephews and cousins. Arrangements by Ballard Family ...

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  10. Big Island man sentenced in 2012 homicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2014 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    HILO >> The second man convicted of a killing a Hawaiian Acres man nearly two years ago has been sentenced to life in prison. The Hawaii Tribune-Herald reports 32-year-old Claude Krause of Kurtistown was sentenced Monday in the strangling death of 44-year-old Dante Peter Gilman at Gilman's home.

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  11. 2 cousins sentenced in Big Island murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2014 | KITV-TV

    ... Yunji -- Last week -- one of those two men was sentenced to life in prison. That was Kawena Krause -- He's from Kurtistown. In court today was his cousin -- Claude Krause -- also from Kurtistown. And he also got a "life in prison" sentence. Claude ...

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  12. Claude Krause sentenced to life in Gilman murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2012 | Hawaii Tribune-Herald

    A judge sentenced a 32-year-old Kurtistown man Monday to life in prison with the possibility of parole for his role in the slaying of a 44-year-old Hawaiian Acres man almost two years ago.

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  13. Puna man sentenced to life in prison for 2012 murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2014 | KITV-TV

    ... awena Krause was sentenced last week to life in prison with the possibility of parole. He is Claude's cousin from Kurtistown.

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  14. Stolen car arrest results in multiple charges against Puna manRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2014 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    A Puna man is facing multiple charges after he was arrested in connection with a stolen vehicle on Wednesday in Hilo. Daesyn Pacheco-Muragin, 24, of Kurtistown, is accused of stealing a 1992 Honda Accord from the parking lot of the Prince Kuhio Plaza.

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  15. Life sentence in Hawaiian Acres murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2014 | Hawaii Tribune-Herald

    A 21-year-old Kurtistown man was sentenced Tuesday to life in prison with the possibility of parole for his role in the slaying of a 44-year-old Hawaiian Acres man in late 2012.

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  16. Police seek attempted car theft suspectRead the original story

    Nov 20, 2014 | West Hawaii Today

    At 9:19 a.m. on Wednesday, South Hilo patrol officers responded to a call from a witness in the parking lot of Wal-Mart on Makaala Street. They made contact with a 55-year-old Kurtistown woman, who related that upon returning to her parked pickup truck, she discovered a man inside attempting to steal it.

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  17. Obituaries | 11-18-14Read the original story

    Nov 16, 2014 | West Hawaii Today

    ... for Women's Imaging Center in Hilo. She is survived by husband, John Brimm of Keaau; daughter, Robin Epperson of Kurtistown; brother, Larry (Debbie) Forsythe of Tennessee; one granddaughter. Roy "Totay" Rebuldela, 67, of Hilo died at Hilo Medical ...

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  18. Obituaries | 11-16-14Read the original story

    Nov 13, 2014 | West Hawaii Today

    ... Calif.; stepson, Marcus Scott of Oahu; seven grandchildren; six great-grandchildren. Haime A. Barroga, 95, of Kurtistown died Oct. 14, 2014, at Hilo Medical Center. Born Nov. 12, 1918, in the Philippines, he was a cook and World War II Army veteran. ...

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  19. Obituaries | 11-11-14Read the original story

    Nov 11, 2014 | West Hawaii Today

    Naonosuke Sugai, 104, of Kurtistown died Oct. 30, 2014, at the Hilo Medical Center. Born in Olaa, he was a retired carpenter for the former Theo H. Davies &Co.

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  20. Honolulu Star-AdvertiserRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    Herbert Tadashi Abe Oct. 30, 2014 Herbert Tadashi Abe, 70, of Kurtistown, Hawaii, owner of Kanake Hawaii and an Army veteran who served in the Vietnam War, died in Hilo Medical Center. He was born in Hilo.

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