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  1. Second suspect enters plea in Big Island homicideRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Honolulu Advertiser

    HILO >> A Kurtistown man recorded on video holding a man at gunpoint while his cousin choked him to death has pleaded guilty to second-degree murder. The Hawaii Tribune-Herald reports 32-year-old Claude Keone Krause on Thursday entered the plea in the death of Dante Peter Gilman on Dec. 28, 2012, at Gilman's home in Hawaiian Acres.

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  2. Guilty plea in Puna murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | West Hawaii Today

    A 32-year-old Kurtistown man pleaded guilty Wednesday for his role in the slaying of a 44-year-old Hawaiian Acres man in late 2012. Claude Keone Krause entered his plea to second-degree murder for the killing of Dante Peter Gilman on Dec. 28, 2012, at Gilman's home.

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  3. Six candidates vie for OHA at-large, two for Maui seatRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 12 | West Hawaii Today

    Only one Hawaii Island candidate made it to the General Election in the race for an at-large seat on the Office of Hawaiian Affairs Board of Trustees. Mililani B. Trask, who lives in Kurtistown, will square off against five other candidates, all from Honolulu, for one of the three available at-large seats on the board.

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  4. Big Island man changes plea in murder caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 8 | KITV-TV

    A 21-year-old Kurtistown man has changed his plea in the death of a Hawaiian Acres man in 2012. The Hawaii Tribune-Herald reports Kawena Krause on Monday pleaded no contest to second-degree murder in the death of 44-year-old Dante Peter Gilman.

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  5. Big Island man changes plea in murder caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 8 | KITV-TV

    A 21-year-old Kurtistown man has changed his plea in the death of a Hawaiian Acres man in 2012. The Hawaii Tribune-Herald reports Kawena Krause on Monday pleaded no contest to second-degree murder in the death of 44-year-old Dante Peter Gilman.

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  6. Defendant changes plea in 2012 murder case: Kawena Krause pleads no...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 7 | West Hawaii Today

    A 21-year-old Kurtistown man pleaded no contest Monday to second-degree murder for his role in the slaying of a 44-year-old Hawaiian Acres man in late 2012. Hilo Circuit Judge Glenn Hara set sentencing for Kawena Krause for 1 p.m. Dec. 2. Krause and his cousin, 32-year-Claude Keone Krause, are accused of killing Dante Peter Gilman on Dec. 28, 2012, at Gilman's home.

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  7. Man gets 10 years for home invasion, sex assaultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2014 | West Hawaii Today

    ... left. The can landed in the truck bed and police found it when they pulled the vehicle over later that night in Kurtistown and arrested Vaughn and Jose. Jose was driving the truck. Vaughn pleaded guilty in May to first-degree burglary, second-degree ...

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  8. Alleged molester pleads not guiltyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | Hawaii Tribune-Herald

    A 55-year-old Kurtistown man pleaded not guilty Tuesday to charges he molested a girl he was babysitting almost six years ago.

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  9. Obituaries | 9-3-14Read the original story

    Sep 3, 2014 | West Hawaii Today

    Edwin James Parks, 83, of Kurtistown died Aug. 21, 2014, at Hilo Medical Center.

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  10. Obituaries for Aug. 15Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2014 | Hawaii Tribune-Herald

    ... Taddy (Belinda) Elisaga of Honolulu, Troye (Ruschelle) Elisaga of Bothell, Wash., and Timothy (Janine) Elisaga of Kurtistown; daughter, Yarnell (Justin) Matsu of Keaau; brothers, Yolando Yray, Roden Yray and Morvil Yray of Philippines; sister, ...

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  11. OHA candidate Trask heads to General Election runoffRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2014 | West Hawaii Today

    ... race for an at-large seat on the Office of Hawaiian Affairs Board of Trustees. Mililani B. Trask, who lives in Kurtistown, will square off against five other candidates, all from Honolulu, for one of the three available at-large seats on the board. ...

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  12. Incumbents cruising to victory in Big Isle council contestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2014 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    Out of Hawaii islands nine Council members, two face term limits. A third, Councilman Zendo Kern, chose not to run for re-election to represent Kurtistown, Mountain View and Kehena.

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  13. Incumbents leading in Big Isle council contestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2014 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    ... members, two face term limits. A third, Councilman Zendo Kern, chose not to run for re-election to represent Kurtistown, Mountain View and Kehena. In the crowded race of seven candidates to replace Kehena, Daniel K. Paleka, Jr. shot out to an early ...

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  14. Man charged with burglary and auto theftsRead the original story

    Jul 21, 2014 | KPUA-AM Hilo

    ... offenses. He was later charged with unauthorized control of a propelled vehicle for the theft of two vehicles in Kurtistown.

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  15. Obituaries for July 17Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2014 | Hawaii Tribune-Herald

    ... No. 2. Casual attire. Survived by, son, Mark (Laura) Ferreira of Pahoa; daughters, Haroldeen (Kai) Quintal of Kurtistown and Natalie (Thomas) Veriato of Mountain View; sisters, Lorreta Kim of Honolulu, and Lucille (John) Scarborough of Gulf Port, ...

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  16. Hilo Coffee Mill owners to retire, put business on the market for $1.5MRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2014 | Business Journal

    ... the Big Island near Hawaii Volcanoes National Park on the market for nearly $1.5 million. The sale includes the Kurtistown coffee farm along with roasting facilities, a certified kitchen, cafe and espresso bar, and a retail shop, as well as a large ...

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  17. Obituaries | 6-17-14Read the original story

    Jun 17, 2014 | West Hawaii Today

    ... to editing to ensure parity treatment and style continuity. Clarence "Bow" "Cowboy" Andrade Mattos, 89, of Kurtistown is survived by brothers, Raymond (Jean) Mattos of California and William Mattos of Keaau. The brothers were incorrectly identified ...

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

    Jun 8, 2014 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    ... former Pacific Rent-All Co. in Hilo and an Army veteran, died in Yukio Okutsu State Veterans Home. He was born in Kurtistown, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Mae; daughters Joy Aito, Ann Cristobal and Lisa Ogata; brother Robert; and four ...

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  19. Today in West Hawaii history | May 27Read the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2014 | West Hawaii Today

    ... be build adjacent to existing Kulani Correction Facility. "We're importing problems into a community," says one Kurtistown resident. "I believe a community should deal with its own problems." Hawaii County is preparing to acquire 4,460 acres of ...

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  20. Lawmakers weigh revenge porn todayRead the original story

    Apr 29, 2014 | West Hawaii Today

    ... in order to seek revenge after a relationship has ended. Rep. Clift Tsuji, D-South Hilo, Panaewa, Puna, Keaau, Kurtistown, was one of the Big Island sponsors of HB 1750, along with Reps. Cindy Evans, D-North Kona and Kohala, and Faye Hanohano, ...

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