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Hawai'i, Part II: Volcanoes National Park

It’s a “must-see” on everyone’s list.  You don’t go to the Big Island and skip Volcanoes National Park.  Though it is a National Park, and thus designed for the “point-and-shoot” tourist, this place has some serious gems.   9 more words


Police investigate shots reportedly fired in Keauhou

Hawaiʻi Island police received numerous calls Tuesday night reporting what sounded like gunfire at various locations in Keauhou.

Upon receiving the initial 8:41 p.m. call, Kona Patrol officers responded to the vicinity. 223 more words


Fire damages Big Island townhome

A Big Island townhome was heavily damaged by fire Tuesday afternoon.

The alarm came in at 1:09 p.m. from a unit at 78-6833 Alii Drive in Keauhou. 91 more words


Repairs to begin on remaining tsunami damage at Keauhou harbor

The Department of Land and Natural Resources will begin repairs at Keauhou Small Boat Harbor next month to the last remaining areas damaged by the 2011 Japan tsunami. 279 more words


Swimmer rescued offshore of Keauhou, Big Island

The Hawaii Fire Department helped a swimmer in distress this morning after 9, just offshore of the Outrigger Kanaloa in Keauhou on Hawaii island.

The cause was due to high surf. 64 more words


Our first day in Keauhou on the Big Island

Our first day in Keauhou, on the Big Island of Hawaii. We started at Honokohau beach where we were hoping to see some green sea turtles but no luck. 350 more words


Tropical fragrance of gardenias

The gardenia is a genus of flowering plants in the coffee family.  In Hawaii, there are several species of gardenia plants and they are known as na’u. 43 more words