Island Conversations

Island Conversations #37–Recyling: big changes

As of October 16, 2019, Hawaii County will only recycle cardboard, brown paper bags, and glass.  At some

Island Conversations #36–Little Fire Ants

Little fire ants!  EEEK!  They’re on the Big Island, more on the East side, spreading to the West, East, and

Island Conversations #35–Ironman Triathlon, with Race Director Diana Bertsch

Ironman Triathlon World Championship comes to Kona, on the West side of the Big Island, on Saturday, October 12. 

Island Conversations #34–Keahuolu Courthouse Kona Judiciary, with Chief Justice Mark Rechtenwald

Kona’s brand new Keauolu Courthouse Judiciary Complex was formally opened and blessed on Tuesday, October 1,

Island Conversations #33–Hilo Medical Center 2 (with CEO Dan Brinkman) and remembering Barry Taniguchi, KTA Superstores’ Chair

Island Conversations host Sherry Bracken continues the conversation about Hilo Medical Center’s capabilities

Island Conversations #32– Hilo Medical Center, Part 1, with CEO Dan Brinkman

Hilo Medical Center Chief Executive Dan Brinkman and Island Conversations host Sherry Bracken talk about Hilo Medical

Island Conversations #31 — Greenwell Family History with Maile Melrose

In Part 2, Greenwell family historian Maile Melrose tells Island Conversations host Sherry Bracken the rest of the

Island Conversations #30 (Bonus)–30 Big Island residents win “Oscar of Physics”

After ten years of work, in April, 2019,  the announcement was made worldwide that 8 telescopes around the world

Island Conversations #29–Greenwell Family History, Part 1, with Maile Melrose

Maile Melrose is the great granddaughter of Henry Nicholas Greenwell, who arrived on the Big Island in 1850.  Now,

Island Conversations #28–Old Hawaii on Horseback

Palani Ranch owner Joan “Fluffy” Greenwell Anderson and Pat Bergin, both involved with Paniolo