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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


The King's Highway

An ancient trail system traverses the coastal regions of Hawaii.  Called the King’s Highway some of it survives to the present day.  MacKenzie Park, Puna District.

Puna District

Puna man charged with several counts of murder in connection with Leilani Estates shooting deaths

Hawaiʻi Island police have charged a Puna man arrested Friday in connection with multiple murders in the Leilani Estates subdivision.

According to police, at 8:30 p.m. 95 more words


Lava Update [Video]: Vent Spatter on April 28, 2016

Video and article by Mick Kalber.

A gorgeous sunrise coupled with a rainbow started the day off right as we captured rare footage in the Pu’u ‘O’o vent today. 240 more words

Lava Footage

Puna man dies from injuries sustained in two-vehicle crash

The Hawaii Police Dept. reports that a 29-year-old Puna man has died from injuries he sustained in a two-vehicle crash at the intersection of Kilauea Avenue and Kawailani Street in Hilo on Tuesday, April 12. 180 more words