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The Glory of VOG

Okay, I’m cheating here.  This is actually a sunrise over Haleakala.  I woke up the other morning just before the sun was about to peak over the mountaintop, looked out my bedroom window and bam! 285 more words

Puna man out on bond rearrested for terroristic threatening

A 22-year-old Puna man who was charged with robbery earlier this week has been arrested again on unrelated charges of violence within 48 hours after “bonding out” on the robbery offense. 119 more words


Unresponsive woman pulled out of waters off Pohoiki Beach

Hawaii Island police are investigating what they say is a possible drowning that occurred in the Puna district.

On Tuesday at 4 p.m., officers responded to a report of an unresponsive woman who had been snorkeling at Pohoiki Beach. 57 more words


Hawaii Island police look for Hale Nani escapee

Hawaii Island police are searching for a 39-year-old Puna man who was reported as an escapee from Hale Nani Correctional Facility.

Jeremy Allan Ward was last seen at the correctional facility at about 8 a.m. 105 more words


Police: Illinois teen missing in Puna | Hawaii Tribune-Herald

Hawaii Island police are looking for a missing 17-year-old Illinois girl.

Aleah March was last seen in Illinois in July. She visited Hawaii and was last heard from on Aug. 15 more words


Friends of woman murdered in Puna 7 years ago remember her as 'caring,' 'always smiling'

Two friends of Kaycee Smith, a 21-year-old Hawaii Island woman who was murdered seven years ago in Puna are speaking out.

Police finally named a suspect in her death on Friday, but that suspect is still on the loose. 219 more words