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Alfonso Mitchell waits for his turn during a Monday gateball practice at Kamehameha Park in Kapaau. (PHOTO BY ANNA PACHECO|SPECIAL TO NHN

Gateball: the best game you never heard of

Jul 19, 2012  //  News  //  No Comments
BY CATHERINE TARLETON SPECIAL TO NORTH HAWAII NEWS “Oh I’ve been playing 17 or 18 years,” said Lucy Pasco, president of the Kohala Gateball Club. … Read more
Karin Haleamau will perform with his family at the Paniolo Preservation Society Talk Story Night on July 21. (PHOTO COURTESY OF THE PPS FOR NHN)

Karin Haleamau to perform at PPS Talk Story Night

Jul 19, 2012  //  News  //  No Comments
By Leslie Harris O’Hanlon Karin Haleamau, a former cowboy, learned many skills from his uncles, dad and other relatives. He learned how to tend to … Read more
PHOTO BY ANNA PACHECO|NORTH HAWAII NEWS

Youth Summit helps students create a Lifeplan

Jul 19, 2012  //  News  //  No Comments
BY LISA MARIE DAHM NORTH HAWAII NEWS For 40 teens in Lifeplan groups around the island, the Third Annual Youth Summit at the Four Seasons … Read more
Candidate pose for a photo at the Waimea Town Market Talk Story on July 14. With the candidates are Carl Sturges, Parker School headmaster, second from left, and Dr. Paul Johnston, market coordinator, right, end. Missing is Sen. Malama Solomon who also attended the talk story. (PHOTO BY JENNIFER SHACK/PARKER SCHOOL FOR NHN)

Candidate forums scheduled before Aug. 11 election day

Jul 19, 2012  //  News  //  No Comments
BY LISA MARIE DAHM NORTH HAWAII NEWS A steady stream of visitors took advantage of an opportunity to visit candidates at the Candidate Talk-Story at … Read more
Students make a tapa print during an indoor activity. (PHOTO COURTESY OF PARKER FOR NHN)

Parker Summer Camp: mixing education and fun for students

Jul 19, 2012  //  News  //  No Comments
More than 40 students enjoyed two weeks of nature and Hawaiian studies learning from July 2 through 13 at Parker School. The program is part … Read more

Kohala Middle School orientation is July 24

Jul 19, 2012  //  News  //  No Comments
Kohala Middle School, which starts July 30 for students, invites all parents of incoming sixth graders and parents that are new to the school to … Read more

School supplies needed for Waimea Middle School

Jul 19, 2012  //  News  //  No Comments
BY LISA MARIE DAHM NORTH HAWAII SCHOOLS With about 65 percent of Waimea Middle School students eligible for the free or reduced lunch program, many … Read more

U Need 2 Know

Jul 19, 2012  //  News  //  No Comments
‘Just Fishin’’: a good tool in drug prevention By North Hawaii Drug-Free Coalition The Trace Adkins song, “She Thinks We’re Just Fishin,’” like most country … Read more