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Canoe for Kohala

Destiny Souze, Reporter
March 30, 2017
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Hokani Maria, a student here at Kohala High and proud Hawaiian, is creating an opportunity for the community to learn a little more about their native ways of transportation. Hokani along with his partner Aunty Amoo have a goal to teach the community about travel by building a canoe. Hokani believes...

Illegal narcotics vs. synthetic opiats and the dangers involved

Jaycie Lewis, Reporter
February 10, 2017
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Synthetic opiate; what could that be?  Back in the 1960s, fentanyl was first made as a potent synthetic pain medication which is quick to take effect but did not very long lasting.  Fentanyl was used intravenously as an anesthetic and is also used for pain medication for patients with cancer and...

Brian Williams of NBC Nightly News

Kuha'o Kawaauhau, Reporter
February 7, 2017
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Brian Williams of NBC Nightly news began his career in broadcasting in 1981. He became the reporting anchor on KOAM television serving Pittsburg, Kansas. He then worked as a news anchor on WTTG TV in Washington, D.C. the following year. Williams then became the news anchor for WCAU TV in Philadelphia....

The U.S. Army Herald Trumpets play official fanfare

Kuha'o Kawaauhau, Reporter
January 26, 2017
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The U.S. Army Herald Trumpets was founded in 1959 and serves as the fanfare ensemble to the United States Army Band of Pershing's Own. They serve as the official arrival of the President of the United States. It has welcomed the arrival of the head of states, the prime ministers, Foreign Ambassadors,...

The U.S. Army Old Guard Fife And Drum Corps to play in Inauguration parade

Kuha'o Kawaauhau, Reporter
January 15, 2017
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The United States Army's 3rd Infantry Old Guard Fife and Drum Corps has been performing in every Inauguration since President John F Kennedy in 1961. It is the only unit of its kind who has been performing throughout the world. The Fife and Drum Corps performers are dressed in an 18th century uniforms...

2016 56th Annual Waimea Christmas Twilight Parade

Kuga'o Kawaauhau, Reporter
December 8, 2016
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The 56th annual Waimea Christmas Twilight Parade was celebrated on Saturday, December 3rd. The parade began with arrivals of the Hawaii County Police Department, Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts, featuring members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. Parade participation also included all members...

Behind The Scenes at KHMB Live

Destiny Souze, Reporter
December 6, 2016
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Ever wonder what goes into making morning bulletin happen? Well now you don't have too! (Breakdown in case you don't want to watch the video) First we come into the room around 7:40 and turn on all the lights, then we set up the teleprompters, turn on the camera and set up the computer. We create slides...

Mack Wilberg Of The Mormon Tabernacle Choir

Kuha'o Kawaauhau, Reporter
November 30, 2016
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In 2008, Mack Wilberg was appointed the director of the Mormon Tabernacle Choir on Temple Square. He served his LDS mission in South Korea and became part of the "New Horizons," a member of the Missionary mens choir. After his mission, he attended BYU Provo in Utah to study composition, arranging, and...

Happy Halloween!!

Jaycie Lewis, Reporter
November 1, 2016
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BOO!  It's finally Halloween of 2016 and what could make it any more scary than it being on a Monday.  During this week, students of Kohala high school will be seen around campus participating by taking part in activities to compete for class points or even dressing up for spirit week.  The best thing...

Waimea Community Christmas Concert

Kuhao Kawaauhau, Reporter
October 20, 2016
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On Friday, October 7th, I had the opportunity to go to the Mormon LDS Church to do voice practice and singing. My grandpa, who was my voice coach would have me do 6 warm-ups before I rehearse for the Waimea Community Christmas Concert. That's right! The community Christmas Concert will be held inside...

2016 White Cane Safety Awareness Day

Kuha'o Kawaauhau, Reporter
October 20, 2016
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This Friday, October 21st, a very special celebration known as White Cane Safety Awareness Day will be observed.  Many blind school students in Kona and  Hilo will participate  in the 24th annual white cane march. It will take place at Queen Liliuokalani Park in Hilo at 9:00 A.M. White Cane Day...

41st Annual Waimea Paniolo Day Parade 2016

Kuha'o Kawaauhau, Reporter
September 22, 2016
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The 41st annual Waimea Paniolo Day Parade was held at Waimea Park on the Big Island of Hawaii on Saturday morning, September 17. Paniolo took to the streets, which began at church row, winding down by the Waimea Baseball Park accompanied by the sights and sounds of the Pa'u units representing the different...

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