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Join the Parker Ranch Labor Day Rodeo on Aug. 30 and 31, (PHOTO COURTESY OF PARKER RANCH)

Join in the Parker Ranch Round-Up Club Labor Day weekend rodeo, Aug. 30 and 31

Aug 30, 2014 1:00am

The 40th Annual Parker Ranch Round-Up Club Rodeo will lasso in two days of rodeo events onSaturday, Aug, 30, and Sunday, Aug. 31, at the Parker Ranch Rodeo Arena in Waimea.

The action-packed...

Coqui-Free Waimea volunteers stop for a photo during a recent community coqui hunt on Puanuanu Place that included current and past residents of the street, as well as Coqui-Free Waimea volunteers. Join the Coqui Brigade SWAT team if you are willing to help a Waimea neighbor remove a frog. You can commit to “once in a while” or “when it’s near my home.” To help, email or call the hotline, 313-1094. (PHOTO COURTESY OF COQUI-FREE WAIMEA)

Coqui-Free Waimea

Aug 26, 2014 1:00am

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A Wyland art piece is part of the Hilton Waikoloa auction. (COURTESY OF HILTON WAIKOLOA)

Hilton Waikoloa art auction to benefit Kohala Hospital emergency room funding

Jul 22, 2014 1:00am

“I gotta fifty dolla bidja now, five, wouldja biddle onna fifty-five, biddle onna fifty-five, fifty-five. Who’s gonna bitta the fifty five dollar bill?”

If those lyrics from Leroy Van Dyke...

KaMele Sanchez

Sanchez awarded Kohala Center scholarship

Jul 22, 2014 1:00am

KaMele Sanchez, who will be a senior at Honokaa High School, is one of two students who will receive scholarships from The Kohala Center to participate in academic summer programs. Kaila Alcoran-...

Aidan Wharton will play the judge in “Trial by Jury: Disorder in the Court.” (PHOTO COURTESY OF KAHILU THEATRE)

‘Trial by Jury: Disorder in the Court’

Jul 22, 2014 1:00am

“Trial by Jury: Disorder in the Court,” a comic opera in one act, is at 4 p.m. on Sunday, July 27 , at Kahilu Theatre. The Hawaii Performing Arts Festival, the Kamuela Philharmonic Orchestra and...

Summer Memoir Writing Contest winners will each receive a copy of “Writing the Hawaii Memoir” by Darien Gee, a set of pencils, a composition book and a $10 gift card to Waimea Coffee Co. (FILE PHOTO)

North Hawaii News announces Summer Memoir Writing Contest winners

Jul 22, 2014 1:00am

It was such a pleasure to receive and read the entries for our Summer Memoir Writing Contest. Choosing the three winning memoirs wasn’t easy — we enjoyed reading every story, but in the end we...

“Koi Pond,” acrylic by Merna Watta (COURTESY OF WAC)

Firehouse Gallery to display work by Wishnick and Watta in August

Jul 22, 2014 1:00am

An exhibition of original paintings of “Asian Inspired Art and Visions of Hawaii” by Hawaii Island artists Marcia Wishnick and Merna Watta will be on display at the Firehouse Gallery in Waimea...

NHCH staff members Mike McCool, ER RN, Julie Stanforth Zanoff, director of Surgical Services, Johanna Gibson, imaging CT technologist and Rick Baskin, ER clinical leader help with the RIMPAC simulation exercise. (PHOTO COURTESY OF NHCH)

4 NHCH staff members participate in RIMPAC Exercise

Updated: Jul 22, 2014 3:00am

North Hawaii Community Hospital staff members Mike McCool, emergency room registered nurse, Julie Stanforth Zanoff, director of Surgical Services, Johanna Gibson, imaging CT technologist and Rick...

Waimea town market, Parker School to host candidate talk-story this Saturday

Updated: Jul 22, 2014 2:48am

Waimea Town Market and Parker School are hosting a candidate talk-story from 8:30 a.m. to 12 p.m., Saturday, July 26, at the market on the school’s grounds. The event provides an opportunity to...

Chef David Abrahams of Red Water Café slices some fresh fish caught and delivered the same day in the restaurant kitchen. (PHOTO BY LISA M. DAHM| NHN)

Farm-to-restaurant dining

Jul 22, 2014 1:00am

The opening night of the Hawaii Food & Wine Festival is taking place this year on Hawai’i Island in late August at Waikoloa Beach Resort with the theme, “Aloha ‘Aina, Aloha Kai” – Love of the...

Powerlifters Pristeen Perriera, Susan Johnson and Shellie Note-Gressard take a photo wearing their state final medals with their trainer, Bill Case, owner of Five Mountain Fitness and CrossFit Waimea. (PHOTO COURTESY OF FIVE MOUNTAIN FITNESS)

3 powerlifters qualify for WABDL World Championships

Jul 22, 2014 1:00am

Susan Johnson, Shellie Note-Gressard, and Pristeen Perriera, from Five Mountain Fitness/CrossFit Waimea competed in the WABDL Hawaii State Powerlifting Finals on Oahu at the Blaisdell Arena on...

From left, HPA senior Noor Sarwar and HPA junior Alice Patig pose for a photo at the school’s upper campus. (PHOTO BY HPA FOR NHN)

Expanding their horizons

Updated: Jul 18, 2014 9:30am

Phillip Cheng, teacher of Chinese Mandarin language at Hawaii Preparatory Academy was thrilled when two of his students were awarded National Security Language Initiative for Youth scholarships...

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