05-10-21

He hoʻokae ʻili kā ka poʻe o Maikonekia e ʻike nei ma Hawaiʻi nei.

ʻO ia aʻela kekahi poʻo nūhou o kēia lā, ka lā 10 o Mei, he Pōʻakahi. Welina e nā makamaka. ʻO Ke Aolama kēia a penei ka nūhou.

Hōʻike aʻela kekahi makua ʻuhane Kakolika, he nui nā ʻōlelo makawela no Iremamber Sykap, he ʻōpio i kī ʻia e ka mākaʻi i ka pū a make. No Chuuk ka ʻohana o Sykap, akā, ua hānau ʻo ia ma Guama, he panalāʻau no ʻAmelika Hui Pū ʻIa, a he ʻAmelika ʻo ia, wahi a Yovita Sykap, ka makuahine o Iremamber. ʻŌlelo ana kekahi mau kānaka Maikonekia, he nui ko lākou hoʻokae ʻili ʻia ma Hawaiʻi nei. A ʻo ia kī ʻia ʻana a make ʻo Sykap, ʻo ia kekahi. He 15,000 mau kānaka Maikonekia a ʻoi ma Hawaiʻi nei a manaʻo ihola lākou, e ʻoluʻolu ana ko Hawaiʻi iā lākou, ʻoiai, no kekahi mokupuni lākou o ka moana nui ākea, ʻaʻole naʻe pēlā.

He mau wahi nā hale wai a me nā hale paʻahao e lele wale ai ka maʻi ahulau akā, he ʻehā mahina ma hope mai o ka hoʻolako ʻia ʻana o ka lāʻau koʻokoʻo, emi loa nā paʻahao e ʻō ʻia nei i ia lāʻau koʻokoʻo. He 1,075 paʻahao o Hawaiʻi ma ka Hale Paʻahao ʻo Saguaro ma ʻAlikona, a he 236 wale nō paʻahao i ʻō ʻia i ka māhele hoʻokahi a i nā māhele ʻelua paha o ka lāʻau koʻokoʻo, he 20 wale nō pākeneka. ʻO kahi mea minamina, ʻaʻole e mālama ʻia nei nā helu o nā paʻahao o Hawaiʻi e ʻō ʻia nei i ka lāʻau koʻokoʻo. A pēlā pū me nā helu o nā paʻahao i ʻō ʻia i ka māhele hoʻokahi a i nā māhele ʻelua paha.

Eia mai kā kākou ʻōlelo noʻeau,

He iwi koko.

ʻO ia hoʻi, he kanaka e ola ana.

05-07-21

Hōʻeha hou wale ʻia kekahi mau luāhine ʻĀkia.

ʻO ia aʻela kekahi poʻo nūhou o kēia lā, ka lā 7 o Mei, he Pōʻalima. Welina e nā makamaka. ʻO Ke Aolama kēia a penei ka nūhou.

Ua hoʻopiʻi ʻia ʻo Patrick Thompson o Kapalakiko no ka hoʻāʻo pepehi kanaka i ka Pōʻahā nei. Ua hou akula ʻo Thompson i kekahi mau luāhine ʻĀkia ʻelua i ka pahi i ko lāua wā e kali ana ma kekahi wahi kau kaʻa ʻōhua ma Kapalakiko. ʻO kekahi wahine, he 65 ona makahiki, a ʻo kekahi, he 84 ona makahiki. ʻO Thompson, he 54 ona makahiki, a ua ʻōlelo ʻia, he maʻi noʻonoʻo kona. Inā hoʻāhewa ʻia ʻo Thompson, ʻo ka hoʻopaʻi kanono loa paha e kau aku nona, ʻo ka noho paʻahao a pau kona ola.

Lanakila aku nei ʻo Berigana Iana ma luna o Lewis i ka Pōʻahā nei ma loko o nā pāʻani ʻehā. A no laila, e kūʻē ana nā Koukā i nā Koa Ānuenue i ka Pōʻaono ma ka puni wae moho o ka Hoʻokūkū Inoa Moho Pōpō Paʻipaʻi o ka ʻAhahui ʻĀlapa o nā Kulanui o ʻAmelika. Ma ka lanakila o ka pō nei, he 17 hoʻopio a Gabi Garcia Fernandez o BYU. A he 11 hoʻopio a Davide Gardini, a pēlā hoʻi ʻo Zach Eschenberg. A ʻo Wil Stanley, ua puka mai ke Kula Kiʻekiʻe ʻo Punahou, he 43 āna hānai.

Eia mai kā kākou ʻōlelo noʻeau,

He iʻa kokoke kā ka lawaiʻa.

He ʻōlelo kēia no ke kanaka i hiki ke hoʻokō i kona makemake ma muli o kona akamai.

05-05-21

Mihi kekahi kenekoa i kāna ʻōlelo hoʻokae ʻili ʻino,

ʻO ia aʻela kekahi poʻo nūhou o kēia lā, ka lā 5 o Mei, he Pōʻakolu. Welina e nā makamaka. ʻO Ke Aolama kēia a penei ka nūhou.

I kēlā pule aku nei, ʻōlelo ihola ke Kenekoa Lorraine Inouye, he paʻakikī kona ʻae ʻana he ʻoiaʻiʻo ia mea ʻo ka ʻāina i kāʻili ʻia mai ke aupuni Mōʻī a he mau ʻāina ia i kāʻili ʻia mai nā ʻŌiwi Hawaiʻi. A ʻōlelo nō hoʻi ʻo ia, ʻaʻole loa ia mau mea he ʻoiaʻiʻo. I ka Pōʻalua nei, ua hōʻike ʻia kekahi ʻōlelo a Inouye e ʻōlelo ana, ua huki ʻia kāna ʻōlelo mai ka pōʻaiapili i hoʻopuka ʻia ai ia mau ʻōlelo. A ʻo ia ke kumu i lilo ai ia mau ʻōlelo i mea e ʻeha ai ka naʻau o ka poʻe Hawaiʻi. A mihi ihola nō hoʻi ʻo ia i kāna mau ʻōlelo. I ka lā 28 o ka mahina ʻo ʻApelila, kākau ihola ʻo Ka Lāhui Hawaiʻi i leka iā Ron Kouchi, ka Pelekikena o ka ʻAha Kenekoa, me ka ʻōlelo ʻana, he ʻōlelo hoʻokae ʻili ʻino kā Inouye, a koi akula i ka nuku iā ia a e kāpae ʻia ʻo ia mai kona kūlana poʻo kōmike. A ua noi nō hoʻi i mihi. A ʻo ia paha ke kumu a Inouye i mihi ai. Akā, wahi a Healani Sonoda-Pale, ka waha ʻōlelo o Ka Lāhui Hawaiʻi, kaumaha ihola ʻo ia i ka pane aloha ʻole a ke kenekoa. A he pono ke kenekoa ke ʻae i ka ʻoiaʻiʻo o ka moʻolelo o ka lāhui Hawaiʻi. He nui nā wahi e aʻo mai ai no ka moʻolelo o nā ʻāina i kāʻili ʻia mai ke aupuni Mōʻī a me ka hoʻokahuli aupuni. A ʻoiai he luna ʻo ia i koho ʻia e ka lehulehu, ʻaʻohe kumu e naʻaupō ai pēlā.

Lilo aku nei ka inoa moho pōpō paʻipaʻi o ka ʻAhahui Kula Uku o Honolulu i nā kāne o ka Punahou i ka pō Pōʻalua nei. Suipa lilo iho nei ʻo Punahou iā Kamehameha, he 25 i ka 17 ma ka pāʻani mua, a he 25 i ka 11 ma ka pāʻani ʻelua. I ke kau nei i hala, ʻaʻole i hāule iki ʻo Punahou. He ʻehiku hoʻopio a Keau Thompson. A ʻo Nate Loose, he ʻelima āna hoʻopio, he ʻekolu āna paku. A he ʻeki nō hoʻi kāna. ʻO Aidan Tune, he ʻekolu āna hoʻopio a hoʻokahi āna ʻeki. ʻO Ryder Hsiung, he ʻelua āna hoʻopio a ʻelua āna paku. ʻO Noa Haine, he ʻekolu āna hoʻopio a he ʻelua hānai. A ʻo Keegan Au Yuen, he 18 āna hānai a ʻelua hoʻopio.

Eia mai kā kākou ʻōlelo noʻeau,

E kuhikuhi pono i nā au iki a me nā au nui o ka ʻike.

E aʻo ʻia nā mea like ʻole i pili i ke kumuhana, ʻo nā mea nui a me nā mea iki kekahi.

05-03-21

ʻO Molokaʻi nō paha ka ʻoi.

ʻO ia aʻela kekahi poʻo nūhou o kēia lā, ka lā 3 o Mei, he Pōʻakahi. Welina e nā makamaka. ʻO Ke Aolama kēia a penei ka nūhou.

Kau aku nei ʻo Diane Mokuau i ka hano hāweo. Ua koho ʻia ʻo Mokuau, ʻo ia ke Kahu Puke Kula ʻOi o ka Makahiki 2021. Lilo aku nei iā ia he $2,500 a me nā lako he $2,500 ka waiwai ʻiʻo. ʻO Mokuau ke kahu puke o ke Kula Kiʻekiʻe o Molokaʻi, a ʻo ia nō hoʻi ka luna hoʻolaukaʻi papa haʻawina. ʻO ka moʻohelu kālā o ka makahiki no kona hale waihona puke, he $4,500 wale nō. Akā, nui kāna mau puʻu kālā i noi aku ai i mea e kākoʻo ai i nā haumāna. ʻO kekahi noi puʻu kālā a Mokuau a me kekahi i kākau ai, ua kapa ʻia ʻo “Molokaʻi LIVE”. A lilo maila he $1,000,000 no nā makahiki he ʻelima. Ma o ia puʻu kālā, ua mālama ʻia nā hana like ʻole ma hope o ke kula i mea e holomua ai nā haumāna kula waena a me ke kula kiʻekiʻe ma nā haʻawina a me kā lākou ʻoihana ma hope o ke kula.

Ua ulukū ihola ka noʻonoʻo o kekahi poʻe o Puna i ka lōʻihi o ke kali ʻana ʻo ka hoʻoponopono ʻia ʻana o nā alanui a me kahi e hiki aku ai i ke ala hoʻolana moku o Pohoiki. ʻO ka nui o ka pohō o ka ʻōnaepuni, he $236.5 miliona, ʻo ia hoʻi, he 13 mau alanui a ʻoi, he 14.5 mile o nā paipu wai, he 900 pou uila a me kekahi mau mea hou aku. E hoʻomaka ana ka hana ma ke Alanui ʻo Pohoiki i ka mahina ʻo Kepakemapa. A e hoʻomaka ana ka hoʻoponopono ʻana i kekahi alanui i uhi ʻia i ka pele, ʻo ke Alaloa 137, a me ke Alanui ʻo Haleipukukui, i ka mahina ʻo Malaki o ka makahiki 2022.

Eia mai kā kākou ʻōlelo noʻeau,

ʻAʻohe pahuna ihe hala a ka Maluakele.

He ʻōlelo kēia no ke kanaka i kō kona pahuhopu i nā manawa a pau.q

04-30-21

ʻEha ihola kekahi mau kānaka i ka pōhaku kaʻa.

ʻO ia aʻela kekahi poʻo nūhou o kēia lā, ka lā 30 o ʻApelila, he Pōʻalima. Welina e nā makamaka heluhelu. ʻO Ke Aolama kēia a penei ka nūhou.

Ua ʻeha kūkonukonu ihola kekahi mau kānaka ʻelua, he 25 makahiki o kekahi, a he 27 makahiki o kekahi, ma ka Wailele o Lulumahu ma Pauoa i ka Pōʻahā nei. I ke awakea, ma kahi o ka hola 1:40 [ma kahi o ka iwakālua minuke i koe kani ka hola ʻelua], e noho ana ia mau kānaka ʻelua a kaʻa ihola he pōhaku a he mau pōhaku paha a pā pono ihola lāua. ʻO ke kanaka nona nā makahiki he 25, aia nō ma ke kūlana kūpilikiʻi. A ʻo ke kanaka nona nā makahiki he 27, aia ma ke kūlana kūkonukonu.

E hoʻomaka ana ka Hoʻokūkū Inoa Moho Pōpaʻipaʻi o nā kāne o nā Kulanui o ʻAmelika. ʻO ka puni mua, aia i ka lā 3 o Mei. E kūʻē ana ʻo Pene Mokuʻāina iā Pelemone Ape. ʻO ka puni ʻelua, aia i ka lā 4 a he ʻelua hoʻokūkū o ia lā. E kūʻē ana ke Kulanui o Kaleponi ma Kāna Palapala iā Pepakine. A ʻo ka lua o ka hoʻokūkū, e kūʻē ana ʻo Lui i ka lanakila o ka hoʻokūkū ma waena o Pene Mokuʻāina a me Pelemone Ape. A ʻo ka puni ʻekolu, aia i ka lā 6 o Mei. A ʻo ko Hawaiʻi kekahi o nā hui o ia lā. E kūʻē ana ʻo Hawaiʻi iā Kana Palapala a iā Pepakine paha. A ʻo Berigama Iana, e kūʻē ana i ka lanakila o ka hoʻokūkū me Lui. A ʻo nā lanakila o ia mau hoʻokūkū hope, e kūʻē ana no ka inoa moho o ke ao nei i ka lā 8 o Mei.

Eia mai kā kākou ʻōlelo noʻeau,

Hea wawalo ke kai o ʻŌʻōkala.

He ʻōlelo hoʻokolohe ia ke lohe ʻia ka leo nui loa o kekahi.

04-28-21

ʻO Hawaiʻi nō ka ʻoi ma ka pāʻani pōpō paʻipaʻi.

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

Aloha nō kahi kenekoa o Hawaiʻi nei. Ua loaʻa aku nei ʻo Kenekoa Kalani English i ke KOVITA-19 i ka mahina ʻo Nowemapa i hala i kona manawa e huakaʻi ana me kona ʻohana ma ka ʻāina ʻē. Ua ʻūpalu wale iho nō nā ʻōuli. ʻO ka mea minamina, e kūlōʻihi ana kekahi mau ʻōuli, ʻo ka mālohi mau, ʻo ka pilikia i ka poina wale, a me ka pōwehiwehi o ka noʻonoʻo. No laila, e haʻalele loa ana ʻo English i kona kūlana Kenekoa i ka lā mua o ka mahina ʻo Mei. No Hāna, Maui ʻo English, a aia ʻo ia ma ka ʻAha Kenekoa mai ka makahiki 2000. Na nā luna o ka ʻAoʻao Kemokalaka e koho i ʻekolu mau moho a na ke Kiaʻāina David Ige e koho i ka mea nāna e pani i ka mākālua.

Kau aku nei kekahi mea pāʻani pōpō paʻipaʻi o ke Kulanui o Hawaiʻi i ka hano hāweo. ʻO Rado Parapunov kona inoa, a koho ʻia ihola ʻo ia, ʻo ia ka Mea Pāʻani ʻOi o ka Makahiki o ka ʻAhahui Komohana Nui. Ua lilo nō hoʻi ia kūlana hanohano iā Parapunov i kēlā makahiki aku nei. ʻO ia ka mea pāʻani pōpō paʻipaʻi mua o Hawaiʻi i lilo ʻo ia ka mea pāʻani ʻoi o ka makahiki o ka ʻahahui ma kekahi mau kikina ʻelua, ma hope kekahi o kekahi.

Eia mai kā kākou ʻōlelo noʻeau,

He pili wehena ʻole.

ʻO ia hoʻi, he pili koko.

04-26-21

E ʻae ʻia ana paha ka mālama ʻia ʻana o nā iwi e like me ka hana a nā kūpuna o ke au i hala.

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

ʻO kēia lā, ka Pōʻakahi hoʻi, ka lā hope loa no ka waiho inoa ʻana i ka inoa o nā ʻŌiwi Hawaiʻi i lālā no ka pānela nāna e hāpai i ke ala e hoʻokele ʻia ai nā hana hoʻomalu pono iā Maunakea. He ʻumi kumamālima ana lālā o ia pānela, he luna hoʻomalu, he ʻehiku limahana aupuni a he ʻehiku ʻŌiwi Hawaiʻi. ʻŌlelo maila ʻo Healani Sonoda-Pale, e paipai ana Ka Lāhui Hawaiʻi ʻaʻole e komo i ia hana, ʻoiai, ʻo Scott Saiki kekahi ma ia hana, a he kūpaʻa ʻo ia ma hope o ka ʻOhe Nānā Kanakolu Mika. A wahi a Kealoha Pisciotta o ka Mauna Kea Hui, like kēia pānela me kekahi hui i hoʻokumu ʻia ma ka makahiki 2000, akā, ua huli kua ʻia nā ʻŌiwi Hawaiʻi i kākoʻo ʻole i ka TMT a me ke kūkulu ʻana ma luna o Mauna Kea.

Aia nō kekahi kōmike nona nā Lunamakaʻāinana a me nā Kenekoa ke hoʻololi aku nei i ka Pila Kenekoa 1021. He pila ia e ʻae ana i ke kanu ʻana i ke kanaka i hala e like me ke kanu ʻana o ka Hawaiʻi o ka wā kahiko. Na ia kōmike e kūkākūkā a holo like ka manaʻo, ʻoiai, ua ʻāpono ʻia nō kekahi mana o ka pila e ka Hale Lunamakaʻāinana piha a me kekahi mana e ka ʻAha Kenekoa piha.

Eia mai kā kākou ʻōlelo noʻeau,

Mai puni aku o hei i ka ʻupena a ka Lawakua.

ʻO ia hoʻi, ʻaʻohe kumu e hilinaʻi ai i ka ʻōlelo a kekahi.

04-23-21

Hoʻopiʻi ʻia ke Kūlanakauhale e ka wahine nāna ke kāne i make i ke kī pū ʻia e ka mākaʻi.

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

Ua make ʻo Lindani Myeni i ke kī pū ʻia e ka mākaʻi i ka lā 14 o ka mahina ʻo ʻApelila. A waiho aku nei kāna wahine, ʻo Lindsay Myeni, i hoʻopiʻi i ke kūlanakauhale a me nā mākaʻi ʻekolu i hihia akula ma ia ahiahi i make ai ʻo Myeni. Ua ʻōlelo ka wahine a Myeni, ʻaʻole hōʻike mai i nā ʻike no ka make ʻana o kāna kāne. Ua noi ʻia nā lipine 911, ka ʻōlelo a ka mea hoʻouna hikiwawe i nā mākaʻi, a me ka māhele wikiō ma mua a ma hope nō hoʻi o ka māhele wikiō a ka ʻOihana Mākaʻi o Honolulu i hoʻolaha ai. ʻAʻohe naʻe wahi mea a loaʻa mai.

Ua hoʻomaka iho nei ka Hoʻokūkū Inoa Moho Pōpō Paʻipaʻi o ka ʻAhahui Komohana Nui. ʻAʻole naʻe i pāʻani nā Koa Ānuenue no ka mea, ua lele wale i ka puni ʻelua, ʻoiai, ʻo Hawaiʻi ka hui nāna nā lanakila nui loa o ia ʻahahui ma ke kau nei a ʻo ia nō hoʻi ka hui helu ʻekahi o ka hoʻokūkū. Ua lanakila aku nei ke Kulanui o Kaleponi ma Kāna Kieko ma luna o Cal State Northridge i ka Pōʻahā nei, a no laila, ʻo ia ana ka hoa paio o nā Ānuenue i ka hola ʻehiku o kēia ahiahi. I ka hapalua hola ʻehā o ka ʻauinalā, e kūʻē ana ke Kulanui o Kaleponi ma Kāna Palapala iā ke Kaha Loa. ʻO nā hui lanakila ʻelua ke ʻāʻumeʻume aku no ka inoa moho o ka ʻAhahui Komohana Nui i ka hola 7:00 o ke ahiahi Pōʻaono.

Eia mai kā kākou ʻōlelo noʻeau,

Aia nō i ke au a ka wāwae.

He pane kēia ke nīnau ʻia, “E hele ana ʻoe i hea?”

04-21-21

Ua kau ka ʻōlelo hoʻoholo no Derek Chauvin.

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

Ua kau aʻela ka ʻōlelo hoʻoholo a ke kiule no Derek Chauvin, he mākaʻi ma mua no Mineapoli. Ua pili nō ʻo Chauvin i ka hewa ma ka pepehi kanaka ulia ma ke kēkelē ʻelua, ma ka pepehi kanaka ma ke kēkelē ʻekolu a ma ka lawe ola ma ke kēkelē ʻelua. Ma ka lā 25 o ka mahina ʻo Mei o kēlā makahiki aku nei, ua make ihola ʻo George Floyd ma muli o ke kukuli ʻana aku o Chauvin ma ka ʻāʻī o Floyd no nā minuke he ʻeiwa me ka hapa. A i hopu ʻia ʻo Floyd i kona hoʻohuoi ʻia no ka hāʻawi ʻana aku i ke kālā hoʻopunipuni, he pila ʻaluʻalu o $20, ma ke kūʻai ʻana mai i ka ʻope kikaliki. E kau ana ka ʻōlelo hoʻopaʻi o Chauvin ke hala nā mahina ʻelua. ʻO ka hoʻopaʻi ʻoi no ka hoʻopiʻi koʻikoʻi loa, he 40 makahiki o ka noho paʻahao ʻana.

E noi ke Kiaʻāina Yuriko Koike o Tokyo lāua ʻo ke Kiaʻāina Hirofumi Yoshimura o Osaka i ke aupuni o Iāpana i ke kūkala i ka ulia pōpilikia ma muli o ka maʻi ahulau. Aia nō ke māhuahua hou aʻela ma ia mau wahi. ʻO Tokyo ke kapikala, a ʻo Osaka ka helu ʻelua o nā kūlanakauhale nui loa o Iāpana. Ma Tokyo, he 843 mau kānaka i loaʻa i ke COVID-19 i ka Pōʻakolu. ʻAkahi a hoʻomaka ke aupuni o Iāpana i ke ʻō ʻia ʻana o ka lehulehu i ka lāʻau koʻokoʻo i kēia mahina nei, ʻo nā kānaka i piha nā makahiki he 65 a ʻoi. I loko nō o ia mau pilikia, ua paʻa ka manaʻo o ke Kuhina Nui Yoshihide Suga, e hoʻomaka nō nā Pāʻani ʻOlimepika ma Tokyo i ka lā 23 o ka mahina ʻo Iulai.

Eia mai kā kākou ʻōlelo noʻeau,

Hāʻule i ka hope waʻa.

He ʻōlelo no ke kanaka i hiki hope loa mai, a i hiki lohi mai paha.

04-19-21

He mau polokalamu kula kauwela manuahi ke mālama ʻia ana i kēia kauwela.

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

E mālama ʻia ana kekahi mau polokalamu kula kauwela e nā kula aupuni he 230 a ʻoi a puni kēia pae ʻāina nei. I mea ia e kōkua ai i nā haumāna ʻoiai he makahiki kula kūpikipikoʻō ka makahiki nei i hala ma muli o ka maʻi ahulau. Eia mai kekahi mau mea e mālama ʻia ana, ʻo nā papa maʻa mau no ka ʻai, ʻo ke kikowaena aʻo, ʻo ke kākoʻo no nā haumāna nele i ke kōkua kūikawā ʻole, ʻo ka polokalamu holo mīʻoi ma kekahi mau kumuhana, a me ka polokalamu hoʻomākaukau haumāna no ke kulanui. A no nā keiki e komo ana i ka papa māla aʻo, i komo ʻole i ke kula kamaliʻi, e mālama ʻia ana kekahi papa hoʻomākaukau. ʻO kekahi, e hiki ana i nā haumāna o ka papa kiʻekiʻe loa ke hoʻomau i ka hapahā ʻehā a i ke kauwela i mea e hoʻokō ai i nā ʻai e pono ai ka puka ʻana. A ʻo ia mau polokalamu, he manuahi nō.

Ua loaʻa maila ka poloka kokī ma Waimānalo. I ka mahina ʻo Pepeluali, ua hōʻike aku kekahi kanaka e noho ana ma laila no kona lohe ʻana i ka poloka kokī. Akā, i ka hele ʻana aku o nā luna nānā o ka ʻOihana Mahi ʻAi o Hawaiʻi i ia pō, ʻaʻohe wahi poloka i lohe ʻia a i loaʻa mai hoʻi. Ma hope mai, he ʻelima manawa o ia mau luna nānā i hele hou ai, a loaʻa mai nō nā poloka he ʻekolu a emi mai i kēlā me kēia manawa. A lohe ʻia nō hoʻi nā poloka kokī ma kekahi mau wahi e pili ana. A ʻāpono ʻia ka huli ʻana ma ia mau wahi pili, a ma ka mahina ʻo Malaki, loaʻa maila nā poloka kokī he 33. A ma kēia mahina nei ʻo ʻApelila, ua loaʻa hou maila he 18 i ka lā 9, a he 14 i ka lā 15. ʻO ka lua kēia o ka manawa i loaʻa mai ai ka poloka kokī ma Oʻahu nei. I ka mahina ʻo Iune o ka makahiki 2003, ua loaʻa maila ma Wahiawā. Akā, ua hoʻopau loa ʻia ma laila ma hope o nā makahiki ʻekolu.

Eia mai kā kākou ʻōlelo noʻeau,

ʻAʻohe hua o ka maiʻa i ka lā hoʻokahi.

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