10-22-21

Hoʻopau ʻia aku nei kekahi wahi pili waiwai ma Oʻahu nei.

ʻO ia aʻela kekahi poʻo nūhou o kēia lā, ka lā 22 o ʻOkakopa, he Pōʻalima. Welina e nā makamaka. ʻO Ke Aolama kēia a penei ka nūhou.

ʻAʻohe wahi mea a loaʻa mai o ke kaikamahine o Waimānalo i nalowale aku nei i ka lā 12 o ka mahina ʻo Kepakemapa. ʻO Isabella Kalua knoa inoa. A he hoʻokahi kaukani kālā ka makana e lilo i ke kanaka nāna kahi ʻike e loaʻa mai ai ʻo Isabella, a nāna paha kahi ʻike e loaʻa mai ai ke kanaka nāna i lawe iā Isabella. A ʻakahi nō a hāʻawi manawaleʻa ʻia he ʻumi kaukani kālā i hoʻohui ʻia me ka makana mua. ʻAʻole i hōʻike ʻia ka inoa o ke kanaka nāna ia puʻu kālā hou.

I ka Pōʻakolu nei, ua panikū aku nei ke Keʻena Mākaʻi o Honolulu i kekahi hale pili waiwai ma kahi e kokoke ana i kekahi kula ma Mānoa. Kāʻili ʻia aku nei kekahi pū, ka lāʻau ʻona a me ke kālā. Ua holo ka manaʻo o ke Keʻena Mākaʻi o Honolulu, e noke aku i ka ʻimi ʻana i nā wahi pili waiwai ma nā kaulu wahi noho i mea e hoʻōki ʻia ai ia ʻano hana. Mai ka lā 29 o Kepakemapa, panikū ʻia ihola he ʻelima wahi pili waiwai ma Oʻahu nei, a lawe ʻia he 54 mau mīkini pili waiwai ma ke ʻano kāʻili. A ʻo ka huina pau i kēia makahiki nei, he 45 wahi pili waiwai, a kāʻili ʻia he 641 mau mīkini. ʻO kekahi pilikia, he mea maʻa mau ka hemo hou koke ʻana o kahi pili waiwai ma hope o kona panikū ʻia e ka mākaʻi.

Eia mai kā kākou ʻōlelo noʻeau,

He iʻa loaʻa wale nō hoʻi ka poʻopaʻa.

ʻO ia hoʻi, laha ia mea he kanaka poʻo paʻakikī.

10-20-21

Kaʻi akula nā Kū Kiaʻi Mauna no ka hale o ka pelekikena o ke Kulanui o Hawaiʻi.

ʻO ia aʻela kekahi poʻo nūhou o kēia lā, ka lā 20 o ka mahina ʻo ʻOkakopa, he Pōʻakolu. Welina e nā makamaka. ʻO Ke Aolama kēia a penei ka nūhou.

ʻĀkoakoa aku nei he mau Kiaʻi Mauna ma ka Pāka o ke Awāwa ʻo Pālolo i ka Pōʻalua nei, ʻoiai, ʻo ka lā 2,400 ia mai ka lā i hiki aku ai nā pono e kūkulu ʻai ai ka ʻOhe Nānā Kanakolu Mika ma Mauna Kea i ka makahiki 2015. A mai ka pāka aku lākou i kaʻi like ai no ka hale o David Lassner, ka pelekikena o ke Kulanui o Hawaiʻi. Wahi a Healani Sonoda-Pale o Ka Lāhui, ua haku ke Kulanui o Hawaiʻi i ke kākau mua o ka papahana nui e pono ai ʻo Mauna Kea, ʻaʻole naʻe i lohe pono ʻia nā manaʻo o nā kānaka e Kū Kiaʻi Mauna ana. Ua hāiki loa ka hana a ke Kulanui a ʻaʻole i ahuwale.

Aia nō kekahi mau luna kau kānāwai o Hawaiʻi nei ke noi aku nei i kekahi o nā luna o ka ʻOihana Moku i ke kākoʻo ʻana i ka noiʻi kūʻokoʻa i ka hūnā a me ka hūnā ʻole paha o nā kānaka ma lalo ona i ke kulu ʻana o ka wai wahie i ke awa lau o Puʻuloa. Manaʻo ʻia ihola, ua hūnā ʻia ke kulu ʻana i ʻole e ʻike ʻia e nā luna ola kino o Hawaiʻi a me ka lehulehu o pau auaneʻi ka palapala e ʻae ana i ka ʻOihana Moku e lawelawe i ka hana ma kona wahi mālama wai wahie ma Kapūkakī. I ka mahina ʻo Ianuali i kulu ai, akā, he ʻekolu mahina ma hope mai i hōʻike ʻia ai i nā luna ola kino o ke aupuni.

Eia mai kā kākou ʻōlelo noʻeau,

He lohe ke ola, he kuli ka make.

Maikaʻi ke maliu ʻia ka ʻōlelo aʻo pono.

10-18-21

Ua loaʻa ke kino kupapaʻu ma Kauaʻi.

ʻO ia aʻela kekahi poʻo nūhou o kēia lā, ka lā 18 o ka mahina ʻo ʻOkakopa, he Pōʻakahi. Welina e nā makamaka. ʻO Ke Aolama kēia a penei ka nūhou.

Ua loaʻa mai nei kekahi kino kupapaʻu i kekahi mau kānaka ma Kauaʻi i ka Lāpule nei. A manaʻo ihola ka mākaʻi o laila, ʻo ia ke kino o kekahi wahine i nalowale aku ma kēia mahina nei. ʻO Joddielynn Taylor ka inoa o ua wahine lā a ʻo ka lā ʻeono o ʻOkakopa kona lā hope loa i ʻike ʻia ai. Ma Poʻipū i loaʻa mai ai ke kino, a ua pilau loa. ʻAʻole i maopopo ke kumu o Taylor i make ai.

Ua eo ihola ʻo Hawaiʻi iā Nevada ma ka helu ʻai he 34 i ka 17 ma Nevada. Wahi a Todd Graham, ke kumu aʻo o Hawaiʻi, ʻaʻole hiki ke lanakila inā lilo aku ka pōpō i ka hoa paio, he ʻeono manawa. Ua ʻapo lilo ʻia ka pōpō a Hawaiʻi he ʻehā manawa, a he ʻelua manawa i pahemo ai ka pōpō. ʻO ka mea minamina, ma hope o ka hapahā ʻelua, he 20 ʻai a Nevada a he 17 a Hawaiʻi.

Ma ka pāʻani pōpō paʻipaʻi, lanakila aku nei nā Wāhine Ānuenue ma luna o Cal State Bakersfield ma loko o nā pāʻani ʻekolu wale nō. He 10 hoʻopio a Amber Igiede a he 10 nō hoʻi a Brooke Van Sickle. A i kēia manawa, ʻo Hawaiʻi ka helu ʻekahi ma ka ʻAhahui Komohana Nui, ʻoiai, ua eo ʻo Kāna Palapala iā UC Davis i ka Pōʻaono nei.

Eia mai kā kākou ʻōlelo noʻeau,


ʻEha i ka ʻeha lima ʻole a ke aloha.

ʻO ia hoʻi, ua hoʻohihi kekahi i kekahi.

10-13-21

Lilo aku nei kekahi i ke kai a nalowale.

ʻO ia aʻela kekahi poʻo nūhou o kēia lā, ka lā 13 o ʻOkakopa, he Pōʻakolu. Welina e nā makamaka. ʻO Ke Aolama kēia a penei ka nūhou.

I ka Pōʻakahi nei, lilo aku nei kekahi kanaka i ke kai o Makapuʻu. ʻO Malik Dobson kona inoa. Hoʻomaka akula ka ʻimi ʻana aʻe o ke Keʻena Kinai Ahi a me nā Kiaʻi Ola iā Dobson ma kahi o ka hola 4:00 o ka ʻauinalā o ka Pōʻakahi nei. A pau ihola ka ʻimi ʻana i ka ʻumi kūmāono minuke i hala ka hola ʻeono o ke ahiahi ma muli o ka napoʻo ʻana o ka lā. A e ʻimi hou ʻia aʻe ana ʻo Dobson i ka lā i nehinei, akā, ua hoʻōki ʻia no ka maikaʻi ʻole o ke ʻano o ka manawa, he nāwele hoʻi ka ʻike ʻana. A hoʻomaka hou ihola i ke kakahiaka nei. ʻO ke Kiaʻi Kai kekahi ma ka ʻimi ʻana.

E hele ana nā Koa Ānuenue i Reno e kūʻē aku ai iā Nevada ma ka pāʻani pōpō peku. A ʻōlelo ihola ʻo Todd Graham, e pāʻani ana paha kāna mau ʻalihikūlele ʻelua, ʻo ia hoʻi, ʻo Chevan Cordeiro lāua ʻo Brayden Schager. ʻAʻole i komo ʻo Cordeiro i ka hoʻokūkū i ka lā 2 o ʻOkakopa ma ka ʻāʻumeʻume ʻana me Fresno State ma muli o ka ʻeha o kona kino. A ʻo Schager kai hoʻopiha i ka mākālua, a ua maikaʻi wale kāna hana. ʻO kahi pilikia paha, he wā anuanu loa kēia ma Nevada. I kēia Pōʻaono, ka lā hoʻi o ka hoʻokūkū, he kanahā kekelē a ʻoi iki paha.

Eia mai kā kākou ʻōlelo noʻeau,

Hele kā hoʻi a hiki i Keālia, ua napoʻo ka lā.

He ʻōlelo kēia no ke kanaka hoʻopaneʻe i ka hana.

10-11-21

Nei ana ke ōlaʻi ma Hawaiʻi nei.

ʻO ia aʻela kekahi poʻo nūhou o kēia lā, ka lā 11 o ʻOkakopa, he Pōʻakahi. Welina e nā makamaka. ʻO Ke Aolama kēia a penei ka nūhou.

Hoʻonāueue ke ōlaʻi i nā mokupuni o Hawaiʻi i ka ʻumi kumamākahi minuke i koe, kani ka hola 12:00 o ke awakea o ka Lāpule nei. ʻO ka ikaika o ia ōlaʻi, he 6.2. A ʻo ke kiko ōlaʻi, aia nō he 17 mile ma ka hema a me ka hikina hema o Nāʻālehu a he 64 mile ma ka hema a me ka hikina hema o Kailua-Kona. ʻAʻole i piʻi mai ke kai hoʻēʻe. Wahi a Ken Hon, ʻaʻole i pili ke ōlaʻi i ka luaʻi ʻana o ka pele ma Kīlauea. ʻO ke kekeʻe ʻana paha ia o ka una honua ma muli o ke kaumaha o ka pae ʻāina ʻo Hawaiʻi, a ʻo ia ke kumu i ʻike ʻia ai ma nā mokupuni a pau.

ʻĀkoakoa aku nei kekahi mau kiaʻi o Mauna Kea he haneli a ʻoi ma ke Kulanui o Hawaiʻi ma Mānoa i ka Pōʻalima nei, ʻoiai, he makemake nō ke Kulanui o Hawaiʻi e kūkulu ʻia ka ʻOhe Nānā Kanakolu Mika ma Mauna Kea i loko o ka nui o nā kūʻē ʻana ma nā makahiki i hala iho nei. ʻO kekahi ʻōlelo i kūkala ʻia e nā mea nāna i hoʻolālā i ia kū kiaʻi mauna ʻana, ua hōʻike ke Kulanui o Hawaiʻi, he haku maikaʻi ʻole ia no kēia mau ʻāina ʻano nui no nā makahiki he 50 a ʻoi a ʻo kā lākou papa hana no kēia hope aku o Mauna Kea, he hōʻoia ia, ʻaʻole lākou e hoʻolono mai ana a ʻaʻohe hoʻi lākou nānā i ka pōʻino o nā Kānaka Maoli a me nā kānaka aloha a kiaʻi mauna e hiki mai ana ke hoʻomau ʻia ke kūkulu ʻana ma luna o Mauna Kea. ʻŌlelo ihola nā mea kūkulu ʻohe nānā kanakolu mika, ʻaʻole e hoʻomaka ke kūkulu ʻana i kēia mau makahiki ʻelua e hiki mai ana a ʻoi aku paha, ʻoiai, he pono ka manawa e hoʻoponopono ʻia ai ka pilina me ke kaiāulu a no ka pilikia i ka maʻi ahulau.

Eia mai kā kākou ʻōlelo noʻeau,

He aliʻi ka ʻāina; he kauā ke kanaka.

ʻO ia hoʻi, he mea nui ka ʻāina, a he pono ke mālama ʻia e ke kanaka.

10-08-21

ʻO nā Makana Hōkū Hanohano, makana ʻia aku nei i ka pō nei.

ʻO ia aʻela kekahi poʻo nūhou o kēia lā, ka lā 8 o ʻOkakopa, he Pōʻalima. Welina e nā makamaka. ʻO Ke Aolama kēia a penei ka nūhou.

E hoʻomaka ana kekahi polokalamu hou o ke Kūlanakauhale o Honolulu i kapa ʻia ʻo CORE i loko o nā pule ʻelua e hiki mai ana. He polokalamu ia no ka pane ʻana i nā ulia pōpilikia hanahana ʻole o ka poʻe kuewa. ʻO ka mea maʻa mau, inā kāhea ke kanaka kuewa i ka helu 911, ʻo ka mākaʻi a me ke kahu lapaʻau ulia ke hiki aku i ona lā, a i ka hapanui o ka manawa, ʻo ia ka mea e pono ai. Akā, i kekahi manawa, he pilikia ia e pōʻino ʻole ai ke kanaka, a no laila i hoʻokumu ʻia ai ʻo CORE. Ma ia polokalamu, e ana a e hoʻoholo ka limahana hoʻouna hikiwawe 911 inā he kūpilikiʻi, he kūkonukonu a he mea iki paha. Aia a he ulia pōpilikia kūpilikiʻi a kūkonukonu paha, a laila, ʻo ke Kinai Ahi, ka Mākaʻi a me ke Kahu Lapaʻau Ulia paha ke hoʻouna hikiwawe ʻia, ʻo nā mea hoʻi e pono ai. Akā, inā he mea iki, ʻo ke Kahu Lapaʻau Ulia a me kekahi limahana ola kino ke hoʻouna koke ʻia. A ʻo kekahi mea hou, ma hope o ka hoʻokuʻu ʻia ʻana o ke kanaka kuewa, ʻaʻole e pau kona kōkua ʻia ʻana. E mālama ʻia ana ka pilina a e ʻimi ana i wahi noho nona.

Mālama ʻia aku nei ka ʻAha Makana Hōkū Hanohano o ka makahiki 2021 i ka pō nei. ʻAʻole naʻe i like me nā makahiki i hala ma muli o ka maʻi ahulau. Ua paʻi wikiō ʻia nā māhele like ʻole ma ka Hale Keaka ʻo Hawaiʻi i Kepakemapa Lilo aku nei nā makana he ʻehiku i ke pā leo ʻekolu a Kainani Kahaunaele i kapa ʻia ʻo Waipunalei. ʻO nā māhele i lilo ai nā makana i ia pā leo, ʻo ke pā leo ʻoi o ka makahiki, ʻo ka puʻukani wahine ʻoi, ʻo ke pā leo Hawaiʻi ʻoi, ʻo ke mele ʻoi o ka makahiki, ʻo ka haku mele ʻoi a me ka hīmeni ʻōlelo Hawaiʻi ʻoi. ʻO ka makana pā leo ʻoi o ka makahiki, he ʻelua makana, lilo kekahi i ka puʻukani, a lilo kekahi i ka luna hoʻopuka a ʻo Kahaunaele ka luna hoʻopuka o kāna pā leo. He ʻehā makana i lilo iā Lukela Keala o ka hui ʻEkolu. He ʻekolu makana i lilo iā Iolani lāua ʻo Natalie Ai Kamauu. He ʻelua makana o Henry Kapono. A pēlā pū me Keilana a me Zachary Alakai Lum.

Eia mai kā kākou ʻōlelo noʻeau,

He ʻaloʻalo kuāua no kuahiwi.

He ʻōlelo kēia no ke kanaka wiwo ʻole.

10-06-21

Pilikia nā mākua mea keiki i ka lawa ʻole o nā limahana o ka polokalamu A+.

ʻO ia aʻela kekahi poʻo nūhou o kēia lā, ka lā 6 o ʻOkakopa, he Pōʻakolu. Welina e nā makamaka. ʻO Ke Aolama kēia a penei ka nūhou.

Ua pōkole nā limahana o ka polokalamu A+ a kūpilikiʻi ihola kekahi mau mākua mea keiki a puni kēia pae ʻāina. ʻO ka polokalamu A+, he polokalamu mālama keiki ia ma hope o ke kula. I kēia manawa, ma kahi o ka 1,600 mau keiki kula haʻahaʻa e kali ana ʻo ke komo aku i loko o ka polokalamu A+ ma nā kula aupuni o Oʻahu nei e mālama ʻia ana e ka YMCA o Honolulu. A ma kahi o ka 1,000 mau keiki kula haʻahaʻa ma kekahi mau mokupuni ʻehā e mālama ʻia ana e Kamaʻāina Kids.

Kau aku nei kekahi mau Koa Ānuenue ʻelua i ka hano hāweo. ʻO kekahi, ʻo Brayden Schager. Ua koho ʻia ihola ʻo Schager, ʻo ia ka Haumāna Komo Hou ʻOi o ka Pule o ka ʻAhahui Mauna Komohana. A ʻo ka lua, ʻo Khoury Bethley. Ua koho ʻia ihola ʻo Bethley, ʻo ia ka Mea Pāʻani Kūpale ʻOi o ka Pule o ka ʻAhahui Mauna Komohana. A lilo nō hoʻi kekahi makana iā Bethley, ʻo ia ka makana ʻo Bronko Nagurski no ka Mea Pāʻani Kūpale ʻOi o ka Pule o ʻAmelika Hui Pū ʻIa. ʻAʻohe hoa paio o Hawaiʻi i kēia pule. I ka lā 16 o ka mahina ʻo ʻOkakopa ka hoʻokūkū hou ʻana me Nevada.

Eia mai kā kākou ʻōlelo noʻeau,

Hāʻupu mauna kilohana i ka laʻi.

He ʻōlelo kēia no ke kanaka kū i ka niʻo.

10-04-21

Ua eo ka hui pōpō peku helu 18 o ke ao nei iā Hawaiʻi.

ʻO ia aʻela kekahi poʻo nūhou o kēia lā, ka lā 4 o ʻOkakopa, he Pōʻakahi. Welina e nā makamaka. ʻO Ke Aolama kēia a penei ka nūhou.

Hanini ihola ka ʻaila ma ke kai o Kaleponi Hema i ka Lāpule nei. He 126,000 kālani a ʻoi aku. Aia nō ma ke kai o ke Kalana ʻo ʻAlani. A nui nā iʻa a me nā manu i make aku nei i ka ʻaila. E hana ana nā kānaka i mea e laha ʻole ai ka ʻaila akā, lana ʻē aʻela ka ʻaila he mau mile. A pani ʻia akula ke kahakai mai ka Uapo Kahakai o Huntington a i ka uapo o ke Kahawai o Santa Ana, he ʻehā mile ka lōʻihi a emi mai. A ʻo ia wahi, he ʻāina ia kahi e noho ai kekahi mau manu ʻaneʻane e nalowale loa. I ke kakahiaka o ka Lāpule nei, ʻaʻole i pau pono ka hanini ʻana, akā, e noke ana nā kānaka i ka hoʻoponopono ʻana.

ʻĀhaʻi aku nei nā Koa Ānuenue i ka lanakila ma ka pōpō pekupeku i ka Pōʻaono nei ma ka helu ʻai he 27 i ka 24. ʻO Fresno State ka hoa paio, a ʻo ia ka hui helu 18 o ke ao nei. Ua ʻōmaʻimaʻi ʻo Chevan Cordeiro no laila, ʻo Brayden Schager ka mea i pani i ka mākālua. A maikaʻi wale kāna hana. Ma ka hapahā hope loa, he 12 minuke a he ʻeono kekona i koe, na Schager i alakaʻi aku i nā Ānuenue a loaʻa ʻelua ʻai holo a hoʻokahi ʻai peku. ʻAʻole i kana mai ka ʻeleu o ka ʻaoʻao kūpale, lilo aku nei ke kinipōpō iā lākou he ʻeono manawa. A ʻo ka lilo hope loa, aia ʻo Fresno State ma kahi o ka laina ʻumi ʻīā o Hawaiʻi. Nou aʻela ke ʻalihikūlele o Fresno i ka pōpō, a pā ka lima o Ty Jones o Fresno, a lele akula, a hopu ʻo Hugh Nelson II o Hawaiʻi a he ʻeiwa wale nō kekona i koe.

Eia mai kā kākou ʻōlelo noʻeau,

Hānau ʻia i ka pō Lāʻau, lāʻau nā iwi, he koa.

He ʻōlelo kēia no ke kanaka wiwoʻole.

10-01-21

He noi kā Scott Saiki i ke Kiaʻāina David Ige no ka hoʻokūkū pōpō peku o ke Kulanui o Hawaiʻi.

ʻO ia aʻela kekahi poʻo nūhou o kēia lā, ka lā 1 o ʻOkakopa, he Pōʻalima. Welina e nā makamaka. ʻO Ke Aolama kēia a penei ka nūhou.

Haluku aku nei nā kānaka he nui i ka Pāka Lua Pele o Hawaiʻi no ka nānā ʻana aku i ka luaʻi ʻana aʻe o ka pele ma ka lua pele o Kīlauea. A e māhuahua aʻe ana paha kānaka i kēia hopena pule a no laila, e hoʻomaopopo mai ana waha ʻōlelo o ka pāka, e hana pono i ʻole e pōʻino ke ola a me ke kino paha. A ʻo kekahi, ʻo ka wā maʻi ahulau nō hoʻi kēia, a no laila, e kū kaʻawale he ʻeono kapuaʻi mai ke kanaka aku, a inā aia paha ma kahi hāiki e hiki ʻole ai, e kau ke pale ihu. A ma nā ala wale nō i māka ʻia e hele ai. A mai ʻaʻe aku i nā wahi i pani ʻia o pōʻino auaneʻi. E hemo ana ka pāka he 24 hola o ka lā.

Noi aku nei ka Luna Hoʻomalu o ka Hale o nā Lunamakaʻāinana, ʻo Scott Saiki, i ke Kiaʻāina David Ige i ka ʻae ʻana i ke anaina mākaʻikaʻi ma ka hoʻokūkū pōpō peku o ke Kulanui o Hawaiʻi i kēia Pōʻaono kahi a lākou e kūʻē ana iā Fresno State, ʻoiai, ʻo ka hoʻokūkū hoʻolauleʻa ia a ʻo ka lā kipa hoʻi o nā kānaka i puka mai ia kulanui. ʻO kekahi manaʻo o Saiki, e kau palena ʻia ka nui o nā kānaka mākaʻikaʻi me ka ʻōlelo pū ʻana, ua mākaukau nō ke Kulanui o Hawaiʻi no ka hoʻokō ʻana i nā lula maʻi ahulau e pono ai. Hāpai aʻela ʻo Saiki i kekahi mau mea āna e manaʻo nei e emi loa ai ka laha ʻana o ke COVIDA-19. ʻO kekahi, ʻo ke koi ʻana i ka hōʻike i ka palapala ʻō lāʻau koʻokoʻo; ke koi ʻana i ke komo i ke pale ihu, koe naʻe i ka wā e ʻai ana a e inu ana paha; ʻo ke kaʻawale ʻana he ʻeono kapuaʻi; ʻo ka waiho aku o ke kope wai lāʻau ma ʻō a ma ʻaneʻi o ke Kahua Pāʻani ʻo Ching; a me ka hoʻokoʻikoʻi ʻana i ka manaʻo, ʻaʻole e komo nā kānaka i ʻō ʻole ʻia i ka lāʻau koʻokoʻo.

Eia mai kā kākou ʻōlelo noʻeau,

Ka wahine ʻai lāʻau o Puna.

ʻO ia hoʻi, ʻo Pele ia.

09-29-21

He nāhelehele ʻino, ua loaʻa ma ka mokupuni ʻo Hawaiʻi.

ʻO ia aʻela kekahi poʻo nūhou o kēia lā, ka lā 29 o Kepakemapa, he Pōʻakolu. Welina e nā makamaka. ʻO Ke Aolama kēia a penei ka nūhou.

I kēia makahiki nei, ʻakahi nō a loaʻa kekahi nāhelehele uluāhewa koke ma ka ʻaoʻao hikina o ka mokupuni ʻo Hawaiʻi. ʻO Chromolaena odorata kona inoa ʻepekema, a ʻo kekahi inoa ona, ʻo ka nāhelehele kepalō. He lau nahele ia e hiki ai ke make ka pipi ke ʻai aku. A ʻo kekahi, he ʻaʻā koke loa. A ke hopohopo ihola nā luna aupuni o pilikia auaneʻi ka ʻoihana pipi i ua nāhelehele lā, a ʻo ke kumu ana ia o ke ahi ʻā wale ma ka nahele o Hawaiʻi Kuauli. Ua loaʻa mua nō ka nāhelehele kepalō ma ka mokupuni ʻo Oʻahu i ka makahiki 2011.

Koho mai nei ka Pelekikena Joe Biden iā Clare Connors, ʻo ia ana ka loio kuhina ʻAmelika Hui Pū ʻIa o ka ʻĀpana ʻo Hawaiʻi. Aia a holo pono ka hōʻoia ʻana, a laila e paʻa ia hana iā Connors. ʻO Punahou kona kula kiʻekiʻe i puka mai ai. He hope loio kuhina ʻAmelika Hui Pū ʻIa ʻo ia ma mua, a i kēia manawa, ʻo ia nō ka loio kuhina o Hawaiʻi nei. I ka makahiki 2019 i hoʻomaka ai kona lawelawe ʻana i ka hana ma ia kūlana.  

Eia mai kā kākou ʻōlelo noʻeau,

Hao mai ka makani, kuakea ka moana; hao mai ke kai, kū ke koʻa i uka.

He ʻōlelo ke hele a huhū kekahi.