Bleachapalooza is a statewide event where trained volunteers get into the water and document and report coral bleaching.
A 20-year-old Kamuela man died Saturday night in a vehicle accident outside of Waimea.
High surf has caused the closure of several East Hawai'i beaches. A high surf advisory is in effect through 6 p.m. Sunday.
Maximum sustained winds are near 40 mph with higher gusts and tropical storm force winds extend 45 miles from the center. Steady strengthening is expected...
The National Weather Service has extended a Flood Advisory for the Big Island through 2:15 a.m.
Kealakehe earned its first win over Hilo since 2012 and earned the top seed in the BIIF Division I football tournament.
High surf has caused two Hilo beach parks to close, along with Bayfront Highway from Kamehameha Avenue to Pauahi Street.