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Island Conversations #37–Recyling: big changes

As of October 16, 2019, Hawaii County will only recycle cardboard, brown paper bags, and glass.  At some “select” transfer stations, they say they’ll recycle cans, but not necessarily in the same location as the […]

Island Conversations #36–Little Fire Ants

Little fire ants!  EEEK!  They’re on the Big Island, more on the East side, spreading to the West, East, and North, generally not so much above 3,000 feet, but actually–can be everywhere!  Cas Vanderwoude is […]

Island Conversations #35–Ironman Triathlon, with Race Director Diana Bertsch

Ironman Triathlon World Championship comes to Kona, on the West side of the Big Island, on Saturday, October 12.  It’s a huge event for the island, and Island Conversations host Sherry Bracken talks with Race […]

Island Conversations #34–Keahuolu Courthouse Kona Judiciary, with Chief Justice Mark Rechtenwald

Kona’s brand new Keauolu Courthouse Judiciary Complex was formally opened and blessed on Tuesday, October 1, 2019.  Chief Justice Mark Rechtenwald sat down with Island Conversations host Sherry Bracken to talk about the courthouse, and […]

Island Conversations #33 — Hilo Medical Center Part 2, with Dan Brinkman, CEO plus memories of KTA Superstores’ Chairman Barry Taniguchi

Island Conversations host Sherry Bracken continues the conversation about Hilo Medical Center’s capabilities — the residency program, the family health clinic, cancer care, behavioral health, and more, in Part 2 of a two-part discussion.  Sherry […]

26th Annual KWXX Stage Schedule

HAILI STAGE 4:45PM – OPENING BLESSING 5:00PM – BROWN BOYS 6:00PM – LOEKA LONGAKIT, BRUDDAH WALTAH & MEDIA 7:20PM – ANUHEA 8:25PM – KA`IKENA SCANLAN featuring NA`EA 9:30PM – EKOLU KALAKAUA STAGE 5:10PM – BENDING […]

Island Conversations #32– Hilo Medical Center, Part 1, with CEO Dan Brinkman

Hilo Medical Center Chief Executive Dan Brinkman and Island Conversations host Sherry Bracken talk about Hilo Medical Center’s finances,  capabilities, lots of new equipment, and more, in Part 1 of a two-part discussion.  Part 2 […]

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