Island Conversations


Island Conversations #114–COVID vaccines with Lt. Gov. Green and more with Mayor Mitch Roth

We air the rest of the conversation with Mayor Mitch Roth, who was sworn in Dec. 7, 2020, and with whom Island


Island Conversations #113–Mayor Elect Mitch Roth

The week before being sworn in as Mayor, Mitch Roth talked with Island Conversations host Sherry Bracken about some


Island Conversations #111–Queen’s North Hawaii Community Hospital Pres Cindy Kamikawa

The Big Island has three acute care hospitals, including one in Waimea.  Queen’s North Hawaii Community


Island Conversations #106–Travel, tourism, testing with Ross Birch, HIVB

Travelers are being welcomed back to the state and the island–but there are requirements–pre-travel test,


Island Conversations #97–Council District 5 (Puna) candidate Matt Kaneali’i Kleinfelder

Council District 5 (Puna,from upper down through part of Pahoa town and more) candidate Matt Kaneali’i


Island Conversations #96–Dr. Kimo Alameda of Bay Clinic

Bay Clinic is one of three Federally Qualified Community Health Centers on the island (along with West Hawaii


Mayor Harry Kim talks COVID, new restrictions, testing

Hawaii County Mayor Kim and Island Conversations host Sherry Bracken talked about the current COVID-19 spike on the


Island Conversations #94–Dan Brinkman, Hilo Medical Center

Hawaii County has had a 91% in COVID-19 cases since August 1, and on August 25, at 2:30, the island has 74 active


Rep Gabbard says state MUST fix contact tracing snafus–where are the federal funds?

United State Congress Representative Tulsi Gabbard, who represents Hawaii Island and all the other neighbor islands


News: Hawaii County Mayor Kim talks travel quarantine exemptions and election

Island Conversations host Sherry Bracken wanted to talk with Hawaii County Mayor Harry Kim today, Sunday, August 9,