09-28-22

He keu ka ʻOihana Moku a ke aloha ʻāina ʻole lā

ʻO ia aʻela kekahi poʻo nūhou o kēia lā, ka lā 28 o Kepakemapa, he Pōʻakolu. Welina e nā makamaka. ʻO Ke Aolama kēia a penei ka nūhou.

Kanono ka hoʻopaʻi o ka ʻOihana Moku. Hoʻopaʻi aku nei ke Keʻena Ola o ke aupuni mokuʻāina o Hawaiʻi i ka ʻOihana Moku, he $8.7 miliona no ka hoʻokuʻu pinepine ʻia ʻana o ke kaekene i hoʻomaʻemaʻe ʻole ʻia a i hoʻomaʻemaʻe hapa wale ʻia aku nō paha i loko o ke kai a me kekahi mau hana kūpono ʻole kekahi. A kauoha ʻia nō hoʻi ka ʻOihana Moku e lawelawe i nā hoʻoponopono laulaha i mea e pale aku ai i ka pōʻino nui ma ia wahi. He 766 manawa i hoʻokuʻu ʻia ai ka mea ʻino i loko o ke kai ma waena o ka mahina ʻo Ianuali o ka makahiki 2020 a me ka mahina ʻo Iulai o ka makahiki 2022. A he 212 manawa i kō ʻole ai ka lawelawe ʻana i ka hana a me ka mālama ʻana i nā mīkini. A he 17 manawa i hōʻalo ai i ke kānana me ka hoʻāmana ʻole ʻia. He 20 lā o ka ʻOihana Moku e uku ai i ka hoʻopaʻi, a e kūʻē aku ai paha i nā ʻaʻe kū ʻana.

Nei akula ke ōlaʻi ma ka mokupuni ʻo Hawaiʻi i ka lā i nehinei. ʻO kona ikaika, he 4.5. I ka ʻumi kūmāono minuke koe, kani ka hola 1:00 o ke awakea i nei ai ke ōlaʻi, a aia he ʻeono mile ma ka hikina-hikina ʻākau o Pāhala a he 39 mile ma ka hema-komohana hema o Hilo. ʻO ka mea maikaʻi, ʻaʻohe kai hoʻēʻe i piʻi aʻe.

Eia mai kā kākou ʻōlelo noʻeau,

Mai ʻalaʻala paha i ka ua o ka Waʻahila.

ʻO ia hoʻi, ua pakele kekahi i ka pilikia.

09-26-22

Kūpaʻa ko Waipiʻo.

ʻO ia aʻela kekahi poʻo nūhou o kēia lā, ka lā 26 o Kepakemapa, he Pōʻakahi. Welina e nā makamaka. ʻO Ke Aolama kēia a penei ka nūhou.

Ma ka mahina ʻo Pepeluali o kēia makahiki nei, ua pani ʻia aku ke awāwa ʻo Waipiʻo, ʻaʻole e hele aku nā malihini. Na ka Meia Mitch Roth i pani i ia alanui ma muli o ka manaʻo, e pōʻino auaneʻi kekahi ke holo ma ke alanui e moe ana no lalo o ke awāwae. ʻO ka mea ʻāpiki, holo iho nei kona manaʻo, e wehe hou ʻia aku. A ʻakahi nō a wehe ʻia aku ua alanui lā i ka Pōʻakahi nei. Akā, ʻo ka poʻe wale nō e hele aku, ʻo ia ka poʻe noho o laila, ka poʻe hana i ka hana kahiko a me nā hui hoʻomākaʻikaʻi e holo ana ma nā kaʻa kaupoku ʻehā huila hoʻoholo ʻia i loaʻa ka laikini kalana. ʻAʻole naʻe i kūkākūkā ka Meia Roth me nā kānaka o Waipiʻo. A no laila, huliāmahi aʻela ka hui ʻo Protect Waipiʻo Valley, ʻo ia hoʻi nā kānaka, nā kūpuna, nā mahi ʻai kalo a me nā ʻohana noho papa o laila ma ke koi ʻana i nā kānaka e manaʻo ana e hele aku i ke awāwa, e huli hoʻi aku, ʻoiai, ʻaʻole i palekana ke alanui. Wahi a Darde Gamayo, ʻaʻole i hoʻoponopono ʻia ke alanui, a e ʻoi aku ka ʻino ke holo ʻia e nā kaʻa wane hoʻomākaʻikaʻi nona ke kaumaha he 10 tona a ʻoi he mau manawa o ka lā. A ʻōlelo nō hoʻi ʻo Gamayo, no nā makahiki he nui, e hāpai ana nā kūpuna i ka manaʻo, ʻo ka poʻe wale nō e hele i Waipiʻo, ʻo ia nā mahi ʻai kalo, nā kānaka e noho ana ma laila a me nā kānaka e mālama iā Waipiʻo. A kākoʻo ʻo Protect Waipiʻo Valley i ka ʻoihana malihini mākaʻikaʻi akā, ʻo kahi e mākaʻikaʻi ai nā malihini, aia ma luna o ke alanui. ʻAʻole ma lalo o ke awāwa. E mālama ʻia ana kekahi hālāwai no ke kūkākūkā ʻana no ke pani ʻia o ia alanui ma ka hapa mua o ka mahina ʻo ʻOkakopa.

Aloha nō. Ua eo iho nei ʻo Hawaiʻi iā Nū Mekiko Mokuʻāina i ka Pōʻaono nei ma ka helu ʻai he 45 i ka 26. A ʻo ka lanakila mua ia o Nū Mekiko Mokuʻāina i kēia kau pōpō peku nei. I kēia pule, ʻaʻohe hoa paio o nā Koa Ānuenue. A i kēia pule aʻe, e kūʻē aku ana lākou iā Kāna Kieko Mokuʻāina.

Eia mai kā kākou ʻōlelo noʻeau,

Nānā nō a ka lāʻau kū hoʻokahi.

ʻO ka ʻōlelo kēia ma ka ʻimi ʻana i ka lāʻau lapaʻau. ʻOi aku ka lāʻau kū hoʻokahi ma mua o ka lāʻau e ulu ana ma kahi kokoke i nā lāʻau like.

09-23-22

He mau kī pū ʻana.

ʻO ia aʻela kekahi poʻo nūhou o kēia lā, ka lā 23 o Kepakemapa, he Pōʻalima. Welina e nā makamaka. ʻO Ke Aolama kēia a penei ka nūhou.

I ka wanaʻao Pōʻahā nei, hopu ʻia aku nei kekahi mau kānaka ʻelua i manaʻo ʻia, na lāua e kī wale ana i ka pōpō pena i nā kānaka ma ke Alanui Aliʻi i Kailua-Kona. ʻElua mau kānaka i hopu ʻia, akā, hoʻokuʻu ʻia aku nei kekahi. ʻO Cyan Batha ka mea i hoʻopiʻi ʻia. He 18 makahiki o Batha, a he 27 makahiki o ka mea i hoʻokuʻu ʻia. Ua ʻōlelo ʻia, aia lāua ma luna o kekahi kalaka i ko lāua wā e kīkī ana i nā pōpō pena. Kāhea ʻia akula ka mākaʻi, a i ka wā i hōʻea ai ka mākaʻi, kamaʻilio ʻia ihola kekahi mau kānaka ʻelua i ʻeha i nā pōpō pena. A ma muli o kēlā i loaʻa ai nā kolohe.

A ma Kalihi i ka pō Pōʻakolu nei, kī aku nei kekahi kanaka i kekahi pūʻulu kāne i ka pū. A pau ke kī ʻana, ʻo ka holo akula nō ia ma ke kaʻa ʻeleʻele, he Toyota Camry. ʻAʻohe kanaka i pōʻino. A aia nō ka mākaʻi ke noiʻi akula.

Eia mai kā kākou ʻōlelo noʻeau,

Pae ka waʻa i Kaʻena.

He ʻōlelo kēia no ka huhū o kekahi.

09-21-22

E akaholo, ʻaʻole e holo hewa ke kaʻa i ke kukui ʻulaʻula.

ʻO ia aʻela kekahi poʻo nūhou o kēia lā, ka lā 21 o Kepakemapa, he Pōʻakolu. Welina e nā makamaka. ʻO Ke Aolama kēia a penei ka nūhou.

Aia nō ke kūkulu ʻia aʻela ka pahu paʻi kiʻi kukui ʻulaʻula mua o Oʻahu nei ma ka huina o ke Alanui Vīnia a me ke Alanui Pālama. ʻO ke kumu e kau ai ka pahu paʻi kiʻi mua ma laila, ma kahi hōʻike, ua ʻike ʻia, he 10 manawa o ka lā i holo hewa ai ke kaʻa ma ke kukui ʻulaʻula. ʻO ka lua o ka pahu paʻi kiʻi kukui ʻulaʻula e kūkulu ʻia ana, aia ana ma ka huina o ke Alanui Vīnia a me ke Alanui Liliha. Ma ʻOkakopa ana e kūkulu ʻia ai. ʻO ka laikini kaʻa wale nō ke paʻi kiʻi ʻia. ʻAʻole e paʻi kiʻi ʻia ka mea kalaiwa. Ma ka wā e mākaukau ai ka pahu paʻi kiʻi, ma nā lā mua he 30, ke holo hewa ke kaʻa i ka wā kukui ʻulaʻula, he aʻo wale nō ka hopena, ʻaʻole e loaʻa i ka hoʻopaʻi. Akā, ma hope aku o ia wā, e hoʻouna ʻia aku ka hoʻopaʻi i ka mea nona ke kaʻa i holo hewa i ke kukui ʻulaʻula.

E hoʻomaha loa ana ʻo Kurt Suzuki mai ka pāʻani pōpō hili ʻana. ʻO ka hopu pōpō ʻo Suzuki o nā ʻĀnela o Los Angeles. No Hawaiʻi nei ʻo Suzuki, a mai ke Kula Kiʻekiʻe ʻo Balawina ʻo ia i puka mai ai. A ʻo Cal State Fullerton kona kula kiʻekiʻe i pāʻani pōpō hili ai. He 16 ona makahiki i pāʻani ai ma ke ʻano he loea. He ʻelima ona hui loea i pāʻani ai, ʻo ia hoʻi, ʻo ʻOkalana, ʻo Wakinekona. ʻo Minekoka, ʻo ʻAtalana, a me nā ʻĀnela. A i ka makahiki 2019, i kona wā e pāʻani ana ma lalo o Wakinekona, ua paʻa ihola ka Inoa Moho Pōpō Hili iā Minekoka. A ua pāʻani ʻo Suzuki ma ka Hoʻokūkū o nā Kāʻeʻaʻeʻa i ka makahiki 2014 i kona wā e pāʻani ana ma lalo o Minekoka.

Eia mai kā kākou ʻōlelo noʻeau.

Hanohano Paliuli i ka noe.

He ʻōlelo kēia i ke kanaka i mahalo ʻia.

09-19-22

Ua pakele ka wahine ʻōpio i ʻaihue kanaka ʻia.

ʻO ia aʻela kekahi poʻo nūhou o kēia lā, ka lā 19 o Kepakemapa, he Pōʻakahi. Welina e nā makamaka. ʻO Ke Aolama kēia a penei ka nūhou.

I ke awakea Pōʻalima nei, ʻaihue kanaka ʻia aku nei kekahi wahine ʻōpio ma ke Kūʻono o ʻAnaehoʻomalu ma ka mokupuni ʻo Hawaiʻi. ʻO Mikella Debina kona inoa. A ma ka pōmaikaʻi, ua loaʻa mai ʻo ia, ua palekana, ma ke awakea Pōʻaono nei ma Hilo. ʻO ke kumu o Debina i pakele ai, noi aku nei ʻo ia nei i kona mea nāna i ʻaihue i ke kiʻi aku i mea ʻai, ʻoiai, ua pōloli ʻo ia. No laila, hele akula lāua i ka hale ʻaina ʻo Cafe Pesto. Ma laila i ʻike ai kekahi limahana o ia hale ʻaina iā Debina, ʻo Bridge Hartman kona inoa. A hele akula ʻo Hartman a kāʻili iā Debina mai nā lima mai o kona mea nāna i ʻaihue. ʻO Duncan Kealoha Mahi kona inoa. A i ia manawa, heʻe akula ʻo Mahi. Akā, i ka ʻauinalā o ka Pōʻaono nei, paʻa ihola ʻo ia ala i ka hopu ʻia.

ʻĀpono aku nei ke Keʻena Ola o ke aupuni mokuʻāina o Hawaiʻi i ke noi a ka hui ʻo Green Aloha i ka wehe ʻana i hale kūʻai pakalōlō hou ma Kauaʻi. Aia ia hale kūʻai pakalōlō hou ma Kōloa. A aia ka hale kūʻai mua ma Kapaʻa.

ʻAkahi nō a kāʻili nā Koa Ānuenue o Hawaiʻi i ka lanakila ma lalo o ka hoʻokele ʻana o Timmy Chang, ke kumu aʻo hou o ka hui pōpō peku o Hawaiʻi. ʻO ka helu ʻai, he 24 a Hawaiʻi i ka 14 a Duquesne. He ʻekolu manawa i ʻapo lilo ʻia ai ke kinipōpō a Duquesne. I kēia Pōʻaono e hiki mai ana, e kūʻē aku ana ʻo Hawaiʻi iā Nū Mekiko Mokuʻāina ma Nū Mekiko.

Eia mai kā kākou ʻōlelo noʻeau,

Pēpē i ka ua hoʻopoponi ʻili.

He ʻōlelo kēia no ke kanaka i ʻeha kona naʻau.

09-16-22

He mau ʻōā ko nā kia o ke kaʻa uila kau i ka lewa.

ʻO ia aʻela kekahi poʻo nūhou o kēia lā, ka lā 16 o Kepakemapa, he Pōʻalima. Welina e nā makamaka. ʻO Ke Aolama kēia a penei ka nūhou.

E hoʻopaneʻe ʻia aku paha ka holo ʻana o ka lehulehu ma ke kaʻa uila kau i ka lewa o Oʻahu nei. Ua manaʻo ʻia, e hoʻomaka ka holo ʻana o ka lehulehu i nā mahina mua o kēia makahiki aʻe, akā, ma muli o nā ʻoā hunehune o kekahi mau kia he 11 a 12 paha. I ka makahiki 2018 i ʻike mua ʻia ai ia mau ʻoā a mai ia manawa mai, ua nui aʻela. ʻO ka hakahaka nui loa paha i kēia manawa, he hapaʻumi ʻīniha. ʻAʻole maopopo leʻa ka pilikia i kēia manawa. He hiki paha ke holo pono ke kaʻa uila me ka hoʻoponopono ʻole ʻia ʻana. Koe aku ia. Ua ana ʻia nā ʻoā. A i ka hopena o kēia mahina nei, e ʻike ʻia ka hopena o kekahi o nā ana.

Hoʻopiʻi ʻia kekahi mau kānaka no ke kīpē. ʻO Stewart Olani Stant ka mea i manaʻo ʻia, ʻo ia ka mea i kīpē ʻia, a ʻo Milton J. Choy ka mea nāna i kīpē. ʻO Stant, ʻo ia ka luna ma mua o ke Keʻena Hoʻomalu Kaiapuni o ke Kalana ʻo Maui. A ʻo Choy, ʻo ia ka mea nona nā hui ʻo H20 Processes LLC a me Central Pacific Controls LLC. ʻO ka hoʻopaʻi ʻoi loa no Stant ke hoʻāhewa ʻia ʻo ia, he noho paʻahao no nā makahiki he 20 me ka uku ʻana he $250,000. A no Choy, he 10 makahiki o ka noho paʻahao ʻana me ka uku ʻana he $250,000.

Hāʻawi manawaleʻa mai nei ʻo Jay H. Shidler he hoʻokahi miliona kālā i ke Kula Loio ʻo William S. Richardson ma ke Kulanui o Hawaiʻi no ka hoʻokumu ʻana i waihona e paipai ai i ka hoʻonaʻauao kānāwai e pono ai kēia au ʻoihana hou ʻoiai, he wikiwiki nō ka loli ʻana. I ka makahiki 2017, makana aku nei ʻo Shidler he $117 miliona i ke Keʻena ʻOihana ʻo Shidler.

Eia mai kā kākou ʻōlelo noʻeau,

Ola i ke ahe lau makani.

He ʻōlelo kēia ke pā mai ka makani i ka lā wela.

09-14-22

Hoʻololi ʻia ihola ka hana a ke Keʻena ʻĀina Hoʻopulapula Hawaiʻi me ka puʻu kālā nui i loaʻa mai.

ʻO ia aʻela kekahi poʻo nūhou o kēia lā, ka lā 14 o Kepakemapa, he Pōʻakolu. Welina e nā makamaka. ʻO Ke Aolama kēia a penei ka nūhou.

ʻĀpono iho nei ke Komikina ʻĀina Hoʻopulapula Hawaiʻi i ka hana e hoʻolilo pono ai i ka haʻawina kālā i hoʻokaʻawale ʻia e ka ʻAha ʻŌlelo. He mea nui ka hoʻolālā pono ʻana i ka hana ʻoiai, he ʻekolu wale nō makahiki e hoʻolilo ʻia ai he $600 miliona, a ʻo ke kālā e hoʻolilo ʻole ʻia ke hiki aku i ka lā 30 o Iune o ka makahiki 2025, e hoʻihoʻi ʻia ana i ke aupuni mokuʻāina. He manaʻo ko ke Keʻena ʻĀina Hoʻopulapula, he hiki nō ke hana ʻia he 3,163 pā hale a ʻo ka nui o ke kālā e hoʻolilo ʻia, he $540. A ma mua, manaʻo ʻia, e hoʻokaʻawale ʻia aku he $112 miliona i puʻu kālā kōkua mea hoʻokahu ʻia. I kēia manawa, he $60 miliona, ʻo ia wale nō.

Pahū aʻela kekahi pūʻolo ma ke kahua o ke Kulanui o Northeastern ma Pokekona i ke ahiahi Pōʻalua nei. E wehe ʻia ana ua pūʻolo lā i ka wā i pahū ai ma kahi o ka Hale ʻo Holmes o ia kulanui. Ua ʻōlelo ʻia, ʻo ka mea nāna e wehe ana, he kāne nona nā makahiki he 45 a ʻeha ihola kona lima. He pūʻolo hou, aia ma kahi o ka Hale Hōʻikeʻike Hana Noʻeau, ʻaʻole naʻe i pahū ma muli o ka ʻeleu o ka hui pōkā pahū o ke Keʻena Mākaʻi o Pokekona.

Eia mai kā kākou ʻōlelo noʻeau,

Nanā ka leo o ke kai o Hoʻohila.

He ʻōlelo kēia no ke kanaka nāna e ʻōlelo kalaʻea.

09-12-22

Lilo ke eo i nā Wāhine Ānuenue ma ka pāʻani pōpō paʻipaʻi.

ʻO ia aʻela kekahi poʻo nūhou o kēia lā, ka lā 12 o Kepakemapa, he Pōʻakahi. Welina e nā makamaka, ʻo Ke Aolama kēia a penei ka nūhou.

Ua māhuahua loa aʻela nā loaʻa o ka ʻoihana mahi iʻa o kēlā makahiki aku nei. I ka makahiki 2021, ʻo ka nui o ke kālā i loaʻa mai ma ke kūʻai ʻana, he $79.7 miliona. I ka makahiki 2020. he $66.6 miliona. ʻO ka hapanui o ka puʻu kālā i loaʻa mai i ka makahiki 2021, mai ka limu ia, he he $36.7 miliona, ʻo ia hoʻi, he 46% o ka huina pau. ʻO ka mahi iʻa, he māhele nui ia no ka ʻoihana mahi ʻai o Hawaiʻi nei. A ʻo ka limu, ʻo kekahi ia o nā hua kūʻai nui loa. ʻEkolu wale nō hua kūʻai ʻoi aku, ʻo ka ʻanoʻano, ʻo ke kope a me ka hua makekemia. Wahi a ka ʻAhahui Mahi ʻai a Mea ʻAi o nā Lāhui Hui Pū, manaʻo ʻia, e pālua ana ka makemake ʻia o ka iʻa ke hiki aku i ka makahiki 2050, ʻoiai, e māhuahua ana ka nui o nā kānaka o ka honua nei.

I ka Pōʻaono nei, kūʻē aku nei ʻo Hawaiʻi iā Mikikana, ka hui helu ʻehā o ke ao nei, ma ka pāʻani pōpō peku. Ma muli o ka ʻōlapa ʻana o ka uila, hoʻopaneʻe ʻia akula ka ulele ʻana aʻe he hoʻokahi hola. Akā, mai ka wā i ulele ai a pau ka hoʻokūkū, luku mai nei ʻo Mikikana. I ka hopena o ka hapahā ʻelua, he 42 ʻai a Mikikana i ka hua nēnē a Hawaiʻi. A ʻo ka helu ʻai i ke kani ʻana o ka pū, he 56 i ka 10.

Ma ka pāʻani pōpō paʻipaʻi o ka Pōʻalima nei, hāʻule iho nei nā Wāhine Ānuenue iā Kaleponi Hema ma loko o nā pāʻani ʻehā. A i ka Pōʻaono nei, hui hou ia mau hui ma ke kahua pāʻani, a kohu mea lā, e hāʻule hou ana ʻo Hawaiʻi, ʻoiai, ua lilo nā pāʻani mua ʻelua i nā Wāhine o Troy, akā, hiu aʻela ko Hawaiʻi, a lanakila ma nā pāʻani ʻekolu ma ia hope mai. He 17 hoʻopio a Riley Wagoner. A ʻo Amber Igiede, he 15 āna hoʻopio, he ʻewalu ʻali a he ʻelua ʻeki. A ʻo Kate Lang, 41 āna hānai.

Eia mai kā kākou ʻōlelo noʻeau,

He kumu lehua muimuia i ka manu.

He ʻōlelo kēia no ke kanaka uʻi.

09-09-22

Hala iho nei ka Mōʻīwahine o Pelekane i ke ala hoʻi ʻole mai.

ʻO ia aʻela kekahi poʻo nūhou o kēia lā, ka lā 9 o Kepakemapa, he Pōʻalima.

Ua moe ihola ka Mōʻīwahine ʻElikapeka II i ka moe kapu o Niolopua i ka Pōʻahā nei. Aia ʻo ia ma ke Kākela ʻo Balmoral ma Kekokia i kona wā i hala ai i kēlā ʻaoʻao. Ma ka ʻaoʻao pōmaikaʻi, aia nō kona ʻohana me ia i ia manawa. Ua piha nā makahiki he 96 i ua Mōʻīwahine lā. A he 70 ona makahiki i kū ai i ka moku, a ʻo ia ka wā lōʻihi loa ma ka moʻolelo o Pelekane. Lilo iho nei ke Kamāliʻi Kāne Charles, ʻo ia ka Mōʻī, a e kapa ʻia ʻo ia ma ka inoa ʻo ka Mōʻī Charles III.

E kāpae ana ka Hui Mokulele ʻo Hawaiian i ke ʻō ʻia o nā limahana i ka lāʻau koʻokoʻo maʻi kolona, ʻaʻole ana ia he koina, ke hiki aku i ka lā mua o ʻOkakopa. A ʻo nā limahana i koho i wā hoʻomaha pōkole ma ia wā koina lula maʻi kolona, he hiki iā lākou ke hoʻi aku i ka hana. Akā, ʻo nā kānaka i ʻoki i ka piko, ʻaʻole hiki ke hoʻi wale, he pono ke noi hou i kūlana hana.

E lilo paha ka inoa moho honua ma ka heʻe nalu ʻana iā Carissa Moore i kēia makahiki. A inā pēlā, ʻo ia ana ke ono o kona inoa moho honua. He ʻelima mau wāhine i koe ma ia hoʻokūkū, a ʻo Moore wale nō ka mea no Hawaiʻi. ʻO Moore ka helu ʻekahi, a no laila, ʻo nā wāhine ʻē aʻe, e kūʻē ana, a kū ana ka moho nāna e hoʻokūkū me Moore no ka inoa moho.

Eia mai kā kākou ʻōlelo noʻeau,

Nā keiki a Kalaihaohia.

He ʻōlelo kēia no ke kanaka ʻānunu.

09-07-22

E hoʻihoʻi ʻia ana kahi puʻu kālā ʻauhau i ko Hawaiʻi.

ʻO ia aʻela kekahi poʻo nūhou o kēia lā, ka lā ʻehiku o Kepakemapa, he Pōʻakolu. Welina e nā makamaka. ʻO Ke Aolama kēia a penei ka nūhou.

I ka Pōʻalua nei, hoʻomaka iho nei kahi polokalamu e kāhaʻu ai ke kalaima ma Waikīkī. ʻO ka inoa o ua polokalamu lā, ʻo ia hoʻi, ʻo Waikīkī, he Wahi Palekana a Maluhia. ʻO ia ke koi a ka kaiāulu o laila ma hope mai o kekahi mau kalaima ʻino loa. Na ke kūlanakauhale o Honolulu i hoʻokaʻawale he $250,000 a ʻoi aku a emi mai paha. A he $90,000 mai ke Kahua ʻo Paul Kosasa. ʻO nā palena o ia polokalamu, mai ke Awa Kū Moku Liʻiliʻi o ke Ala Wai a i ke Alanui ʻo Kaimana Hila a pili aku i ke Alanui ʻo Ala Wai. A aia nō hoʻi ma loko o ia mau palena ke Kia Hoʻomanaʻo Mokuʻāina ʻo Lēʻahi, ke Kahua Hōʻikeʻike Holoholona Laka ʻOle o Honolulu a me ka Pāka ʻo Kapiʻolani.

E hoʻihoʻi ʻia ana kahi ʻauhau i ko Hawaiʻi nei. A e hoʻomaka ana i kēia Pōʻakahi aʻe. ʻO ka nui o ke kālā e hoʻihoʻi ʻia ana, he $300, inā ʻo kou uku hana makahiki, he $100,000 a emi mai. A no ka paʻa male, he $200,000, a e lilo he $300 pākahi. A e lilo nō hoʻi he $300 i kēlā me kēia ʻaiʻai. A inā ʻoi aku kou uku hana makahiki i ka $100,000, he $100 ka mea e hoʻihoʻi ʻia. A he $200,000 no ka paʻa male.

Eia mai kā kākou ʻōlelo noʻeau,

Ua laʻi ka nohona i ke alo pali.

ʻO ia hoʻi, ua maluhia loa.