04-25-22

Ua leʻa hou ka hula i ka hoʻopaʻa i ka hopena pule nei ma Hilo.

ʻO ia aʻela kekahi poʻo nūhou o kēia lā, ka lā 24 o ʻApelila, he Pōʻakahi. Welina e nā makamaka. ʻO Ke Aolama kēia a penei ka nūhou.

Piha hauʻoli ka naʻau i ka hele hou o nā kānaka mākaʻikaʻi i ka hoʻokūkū hula ʻo ka Merrie Monarch. A ʻo ka helu ʻekahi o nā poʻokela, ʻo ia ʻo Ka Lei Mokihana O Leinaʻala o Kalāheo ma Kauaʻi. A ʻo ke kumu hula, ʻo ia ʻo Leinaʻala Pavao Jardin. A lilo nō hoʻi i nā wāhine a Jardin ka makana helu ʻekahi ma ka hula ʻauana a me ka hula kahiko. A ʻo ka helu ʻelua o nā poʻokela, ʻo ia ʻo Ka Lā ʻŌnohi Mai O Haʻehaʻe. A ʻo Tracie lāua ʻo Keawe Lopes nā kumu hula. A ʻo ka helu ʻekolu o nā poʻokela, ʻo Hula Hālau ʻO Kamuela. A ʻo Kūnewa Mook lāua ʻo Kauʻionālani Kamanaʻo nā kumu hula.

Lilo aku nei ka inoa moho pōpō paʻipaʻi o ka ʻAhahui Komohana Nui i nā Kāne Ānuenue ma hope o ka lanakila ʻana aku nei ma luna o Kekaha Loa i ka pō Pōʻaono nei. A no laila, ʻo Hawaiʻi kekahi ma ka hoʻokūkū inoa moho o ka ʻAhahui ʻĀlapa o nā Kulanui o Amelika Hui Pū ʻIa e mālama ʻia ana ma ke Kūlanakauhale o nā ʻĀnela. E hoʻāʻo ana ʻo Hawaiʻi e kāʻili hou i ka inoa moho. ʻO nā Ānuenue ka inoa moho o kēlā makahiki aku nei. E kūʻē ana ʻo North Greenville iā Princeton i ka lā 3 o Mei. A ʻo ka lanakila o ia hoʻokūkū, ʻo ia ke kūʻē ana iā Hawaiʻi ma ka puni ʻelua.

Aloha nō. Ma ka pō mokomoko ʻo Bellator 279 o ka pō Pōʻaono nei, ua eo iho nei ʻo ʻIlima-Lei Macfarlane iā Justine Kish. ʻAkahi a mokomoko hou ʻo Macfarlane ma hope o ka lilo ʻana aku nei o ka inoa moho honua 125 paona ma ka mahina ʻo Kēkēmapa o ka makahiki 2020. Ma ka ʻaoʻao pōmaikaʻi, ua lanakila kahi keiki o Mākaha, ʻo Yancy Medeiros, ma luna o Emmanuel Sanchez.

Eia mai kā kākou ʻōlelo noʻeau,

Ka ʻai nānā i luna.

ʻO ka ʻulu ia. ʻO ke kalo, ka ʻuala a me ka uhi, aia ka hua ma lalo o ka honua.

04-22-22

Kau ana ʻo Piʻikea Lopes i ka hano hāweo.

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

ʻO Piʻikea Kekīhenelehuawewehiikekauʻōnohi Lopes ka Miki Aloha Hula. He mea hula ʻo ia no Ka Lā ʻŌnohi Mai O Haʻehaʻe, a ʻo kona mau mākua nā kumu hula, ʻo Tracie lāua ʻo Keawe Lopes. A ʻo ka ʻolu o ke kino i ka hula, he welo paha ia no ia ʻohana. ʻO ka makuahine, ʻo Tracie nō kekahi i lilo, ʻo ia ka Miki Aloha Hula o ka makahiki 1994. Ua lilo nō hoʻi ka Makana ʻŌlelo Hawaiʻi iā Piʻikea, a ʻo ka nui o kāna mau ʻai he 50, ka palena nui o nā ʻai. Hoʻomaikaʻi iā ʻoe, e Piʻikea. A ma ke kūlana ʻelua, ʻo Auliʻionāpualokekūonaona Jon-Marie Hisayo Faurot o ka Hula Hālau ʻO Kamuela. A ma ke kūlana ʻekolu, ʻo Marina Laʻakea Choi o ka Hālau Hiʻiakaināmakalehua. A ma ke kūlana ʻehā, ʻo Manaia Kawaipuamakanakauʻikawēkiumekanoe-uʻiokeolamaikalaniākea Dalire Moe o Hālau Ka Liko Pua O Kalaniākea. A ma ke kūlana ʻelima, ʻo Kyleigh Hōkūao Manuel-Sagon o ka Hālau Kekuaokalāʻauʻalaʻiliahi.

Hopu ʻia aku nei kekahi kanaka i ka pō Pōʻalua nei no ka hoʻohuoi ʻia, ua pepehi aku nei ʻo ia i kona makuahine a make ma ke Alaloa ʻo Farrington. ʻO Joshua N. McPeek ka inoa o ua kanaka lā. A he ʻumi kūmāiwa ona makahiki. Ua ʻōlelo aʻela ka Lukānela Deena Thoemmes o ke Keʻena Mākaʻi o Honolulu, e hoʻopaʻapaʻa ana ka mea i hoʻohuoi ʻia a me ka luaahi ma mua o ka pepehi ʻana. A ʻōlelo ʻia nō hoʻi e ka mākaʻi, kohu mea lā, me ka lima nō i pepehi aku ai ʻo McPeek, ʻaʻohe wahi mea a hoʻohana ʻia o ka mea hōʻeha. I ka wā i hopu ʻia ai ʻo McPeek, haʻi akula ʻo ia i nā mākaʻi, ʻaʻohe ona hoʻomaopopo iki i ka limanui ʻana i kona makuahine.

Ma ka puni mua o ka Hoʻokūkū Inoa Moho Pōpō Paʻipaʻi o ka ʻAhahui Komohana Nui, lanakila aku nei ʻo Irvine ma luna o Kāna Kieko ma loko o nā pāʻani ʻekolu wale nō. A no laila, e holomua ana ʻo Irvine i ka puni ʻelua, kahi e kūʻē aku ana iā Kekaha Loa. A ma hope o ka pāʻani hahana ʻana, e holomua ana ʻo Kāna Palapala i ka puni ʻelua, kahi e kūʻē mai ana iā Hawaiʻi. A ʻo nā lanakila ʻelua, e ʻāʻumeʻume ana ma ka puni inoa moho ma ka Pōʻaono.

Eia mai kā kākou ʻōlelo noʻeau,

He ipu hoʻoilina mai nā kūpuna mai.

He ʻōlelo kēia no ka pūʻao.

04-20-22

Aia nō i ka mea e hele ana.

ʻO ia aʻela kekahi poʻo nūhou o kēia lā, ka lā 20 o ʻApelila, he Pōʻalima. Welina e nā makamaka. ʻO Ke Aolama kēia a penei ka nūhou.

I kēia manawa, ʻaʻole koi ʻia ke komo pale ihu ma nā kahua hoʻolulu mokulele o Hawaiʻi a pēlā pū nō me nā kaʻa lawe ʻōhua o ke kūlanakauhale o Honolulu. Ma muli ia o ka ʻōlelo hoʻoholo a kekahi luna kānāwai pekelala o Pololika e kāpae ana i ka ʻōlelo kēnā e komo pale ihu nā ʻōhua mokulele, kaʻa ʻōhua a mea halihali kanaka ʻē aʻe. A holo nō hoʻi ka manaʻo o nā hui mokulele nui loa ʻehā o ʻAmelika Hui Pū ʻIa, ʻo United, ʻo Delta, ʻo Southwest a me American, e kāpae ʻia ke koina komo pale ihu ma ka lele ʻana ma loko o ʻAmelika Hui Pū ʻIa. A pēlā nō hoʻi ka hui mokulele ʻo Hawaiian.

A ma nā kula aupuni o Hawaiʻi nei, e hoʻomau ʻia ana nō ke koi ʻana i ke komo pale ihu ma loko o nā lumi papa a me nā hale a pau o ke kahua kula a hiki i ka lā 27 o Mei, ka lā hope loa hoʻi o nā kumu kula.

Aia kahi pila, ka Pila Kenekoa 2065, ma ka ʻAha Kenekoa o Hawaiʻi e pāpā ana, ʻaʻole e hoʻohana ʻia ka mokulele pailaka ʻole no ka lawaiʻa ʻana ma nā kai o ke aupuni mokuʻāina a ma kahi e kokoke ana. A ʻo ka mana o ka pila i kēia manawa, e ʻae ʻia ka loaʻa ʻana mai o ka palapala ʻae mai ke Keʻena ʻĀina a Waiwai Pili ʻĀina no ke kilo iʻa. Hōʻike aʻela ke Keʻena ʻĀina a Waiwai Pili ʻĀina, ʻo ka lawaiʻa me ka mokulele pailaka ʻole, he mea paha ia e pilikia ai a e pōʻino ai paha ke kanaka ma ke kai, ʻo ka poʻe holo moku, ʻo ka poʻe ʻauʻau kai, ʻo ka poʻe heʻe nalu, a pēlā aku. A e pōʻino nō hoʻi paha ka ʻīlioholoikauaua a me ka honu. Akā, ʻōlelo ka poʻe kākoʻo i ka lawaiʻa ʻana me ka mokulele pailaka ʻole, e hoʻopilikia ka Pila Kenekoa 2065 i ka nohona o kekahi poʻe lawaiʻa. A ʻo kekahi pilikia, ʻaʻole i noiʻi pono ʻia aku ka hopena o ia ʻano kānāwai.

Eia mai kā kākou ʻōlelo noʻeau,

He iʻa loaʻa wale nō hoʻi ka poʻopaʻa.

ʻO ia hoʻi, ʻano nui nā kānaka poʻo paʻakikī.

04-18-22

ʻAʻole e hāʻawi pio iki ʻo ʻUkalena.

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

Kūpaʻa nā koa o ʻUkalena i ʻole e lilo aku ʻo Mariupol iā Lūkia. I ka Lāpule nei, kauoha aʻe nei ʻo Lūkia, e hāʻawi pio ia mau koa ke hiki aku ka lā i ka lolo, o make lākou. Akā, hōʻole akula ko ʻUkalena. ʻŌlelo aʻela ke Kuhina Nui o ʻUkalena, ʻo Denys Shmyhal, ua mākaukau ʻo ʻUkalena no ka hoʻopau i ke kaua ʻana ma o ke kūkā ʻana. Akā, ʻaʻohe o lākou manaʻo iki e hāʻawi pio.

He ʻelima lā o ka Hōkūleʻa a me ka Hikianalia ma Hilo. A ʻo ka lā paha kēia e holo ai ia mau waʻa kaulua no Kahiki. Aia nō i ka mālie o ka lā. ʻO ka lōʻihi o ka holo ʻana a hiki aku i Kahiki, he 20 lā a ʻoi aku a emi mai paha.

Kau aku nei kekahi mau ʻōpiopio i ka hano hāweo. ʻO ke kahi, ʻo ia ʻo Anuhea Aluli. Ua koho ʻia ʻo ia, ʻo ia ka Mea Pāʻani Pōpō Wāwae ʻOi o nā kaikamāhine o ka Makahiki. He mea pāʻani ʻo Aluli no ke Kula Kiʻekiʻe ʻo Kamehameha. A ʻo ka lua, no nā keiki kāne ia. ʻO Bailey Hofmann kai koho ʻia, ʻo ia ka Mea Pāʻani Pōpō Wāwae ʻOi o ka Makahiki. He mea pāʻani ʻo Hofmann no ke Kula Kiʻekiʻe ʻo King Kekaulike. Aia ʻo Hofmann ma Munika i Kelemānia no ka hōʻike ʻana aku i kona mākaukau pāʻani pōpō wāwae i mea e lilo ai ʻo ia i mea pāʻani ma ke ʻano he loea no ke Kula Pāʻani Pōpō Wāwae o Munika.

Eia mai kā kākou ʻōlelo noʻeau,

ʻAlamihi kakani pōʻeleʻele.

He ʻōlelo kēia no ke kanaka hana kuli i ka pō.

04-13-22

E pāʻani ana kekahi Wahine Ānuenue i ka pōpō hīnaʻi ma ke ʻano he loea.

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

Ua wāwahi aku nei kekahi hui o ka ʻāina ʻē i ke kikowaena pūnaewele o kekahi hui nāna e hoʻohana i ka uea moana e hoʻopili ana iā Hawaiʻi me ka Pākīpika. ʻO ka mea pōmaikaʻi, ua hoʻopahuʻa ʻia aku nei ua hui kolohe lā e ke Keʻena Hoʻomalu ʻĀina Home. ʻAʻohe wahi mea a pōʻino o ke kahua kumu telekoma ma Hawaiʻi nei. A hopu ʻia aku nei kekahi kanaka i hoʻohuoi ʻia ʻo ia kekahi o nā kānaka nāna ka hana kolohe.

Ma ka Pōʻakahi nei ka Wae Mea Pāʻani Hou o ka ʻAhahui Pōpō Hīnaʻi Aupuni o nā Wāhine. A ma ka puni ʻekolu, ua koho iho nei Nā Hunaahi o Los Angeles iā Amy Atwell o ke Kulanui o Hawaiʻi. Ma ke kikina nei i hala, maikaʻi wale ka pāʻani ʻana o Atwell e lilo ai ʻo Hawaiʻi, ʻo ia ka inoa moho o ka ʻAhahui Komohana Nui a me ka inoa moho o ka Hoʻokūkū o ia ʻahahui. A koho ʻia nō hoʻi ʻo Atwell, ʻo ia ka Mea Pāʻani ʻOi o ka Makahiki o ka ʻAhahui Komohana Nui. He ʻelua wale nō mau Wāhine Ānuenue i koho ʻia ma ka Wae Mea Pāʻani Hou. ʻO Judy Mosley ka mua ma ka makahiki 1997. A ʻo Atwell ka lua. A ma ka moʻolelo o Hawaiʻi, ʻo Atwell ka ʻoi ma ke kī ʻana i ke kī kolu a komohia, ma ke kikina, he 76. A ma kona wā nō hoʻi he Wahine Ānuenue, he 205.

Eia mai kā kākou ʻōlelo noʻeau,

Nae iki ʻĪao i ka uhiwai.

He ʻōlelo kēia no ke kanaka i kūpilikiʻi.

04-11-22

E holo ana nā waʻa kaulua no Hilo.

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

E holo ana ka Hōkūleʻa a me ka Hikianalia i Hilo i kēia lā, inā he lā mālie, a ʻaʻole ikaika ka makani. Ua manaʻo ʻia, e holo aku i ka lā 31 o Malaki. Ma muli naʻe o ka makani ikaika i pahuʻa ai ka holo ʻana. Inā holo nō a hiki aku i Hilo i ka ʻauinalā Pōʻakolu, e haʻalele mai ia mau waʻa kaulua iā Hilo a holo aku no Kahiki.

Hahana ka paio ʻana o nā Kāne o ke Kulanui o Hawaiʻi, ka hui helu 4, me ko Kāna Palapala, ka hui helu 5, ma ka hoʻokūkū pōpō paʻipaʻi o ka pō Pōʻaono nei. Ma hope o ke kolu o ka pāʻani, e ʻoi ana ʻo Kāna Palapala. A hiu aʻela nā Koa Ānuenue a kāʻili aku nei i ke eo ma ka hā a me ka lima o ka pāʻani. He 17 hoʻopio a Spyros Chakas i ia pō. A he 17 nō hoʻi hoʻopio a Dimitrios Mouchlias. I kēia kikina nei, ʻaʻole i hāʻule iki nā Koa Ānuenue ma nā hoʻokūkū ma Hawaiʻi nei. I kēia Pōʻalima, e kūʻē ana ʻo Hawaiʻi iā Irvine ma Kaleponi.

E hoʻomaka ana ke kūʻai ʻia ʻana mai o nā likiki no ka Hoʻokūkū Inoa Moho Pōpō Paʻipaʻi o ka ʻAhahui Komohana Nui. E mālama ʻia ana mai ka lā 21 o ʻApelila a i ka lā 23. Hiki ke kūʻai ʻia mai nā likiki ma etickethawaii.com a me ke keʻena kūʻai likiki o ke Kikowaena ʻo Stan Sheriff.

Eia mai kā kākou ʻōlelo noʻeau,

Akāka wale nō ʻo Kaumaikaʻohu.

He ʻōlelo kēia no kekahi mea ahuwale.

04-08-22

Ua paʻa iho nei ka luna kānāwai nāna e pani i ka mākālua o ka ʻAha Kiʻekiʻe.

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

ʻĀpono aku nei ka Aha Kenekoa o ʻAmelika Hui Pū ʻIa i ka lilo ʻana o Ketanji Brown i luna kānāwai no ka Aha Hoʻokolokolo Kiʻekiʻe. Ma ke koho pāloka ʻana, he 53 ʻae, a he 47 hōʻole. He ʻekolu wale nō Lepupalika i kākoʻo like me nā Kemokalaka iā Brown ma ia koho pāloka ʻana. ʻO Brown, he 51 ona makahiki. A ʻo ia ana ka wahine Pāʻele mua loa e lilo ana i luna kānāwai kiʻekiʻe. E hoʻomaka ana ʻo Brown e lawelawe i ka hana ma kēia kau wela, ka wā hoʻi e hoʻomaha loa ai ka Mea Hanohano Stephen Breyer.

Kūkulu ʻia aʻe nei he 36 mau hale ʻuʻuku no nā kānaka kuewa ma Kalaeloa. ʻO Kamaʻokū Kauhale ka inoa. A hoʻomaka iho nei ka neʻe ʻana o nā kānaka i loko o ia mau hale i ka hopena o kēlā makahiki aku nei. Akā, i ka Pōʻakolu nei i mālama ʻia ai ka hoʻolauleʻa ʻana. He iwakālua mau kānaka e noho nei ma laila i kēia manawa. No laila, he 16 mau wahi noho kaʻawale. ʻO ka uku hoʻolimalima, he $500 o ka mahina. A inā e pilikia ke kanaka i ka uku ʻana, he mau polokalamu e kōkua ʻia ai ke kanaka e ke kūlanakauhale ma ka uku hoʻolimalima.

E pāpā ʻia aku ana, ʻaʻole e hoʻomoana ma ka Pāka Kahakai ʻo Bellows ma Waimānalo mai ka lā 18 o ʻApelila a i ka lā mua o Kepakemapa. I mea ia e hoʻomalu ʻia ai nā honu e hānau ana ma laila a me nā honu keiki ma hope o ke kiko ʻana o nā hua. E ʻae ʻia ana ka hele ʻana o nā kānaka ma laila ʻoi kau ka lā.

Eia mai kā kākou ʻōlelo noʻeau,

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

He ʻōlelo kēia no ke kanaka wiwo ʻole.

04-06-22

He polokalamu kīwī hou ke hiki mai ana e pili ana i ka moʻolelo o Hawaiʻi nei.

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

Aloha nō. ʻO ka makua aliʻi o ka Hui ʻo Kamaka ʻUkulele, ʻo Samuel Kaiʻaliʻiliʻi Kamaka ʻŌpio, hala aku nei i ke ala koʻiʻula a Kāne i ka lā 15 o ka mahina ʻo Malaki ma kona hale. Ua piha nā makahiki he 99 iā ia. Ua kāhea ʻia ʻo Kamaka me kona kaikaina ʻo Frederick e komo i ka ʻoihana kaua, a ma hope, hoʻomau akula lāua i ka hoʻonaʻauao ʻana. Akā, ʻoiai ʻo Samuel Kamaka e hoʻokō ana i nā koina kekelē lae ʻula ma ke Kulanui o ʻOlekona Mokuʻāina, lohe akula ʻo ia no ka loaʻa o kona makuakāne, ʻo Sam Makua, i ka maʻi make. Hoʻi maila ʻo Kamaka no ke kōkua ʻana i kona makuakāne. A ma hope o ka hala ʻana o Sam Makua i ka makahiki 1953, lilo ihola ʻo Kamaka, ʻo ia ka luna o Kamaka ʻUkulele. A ma laila ʻo ia i hana ai a kona hoʻomaha loa ʻana.

Aia ana ʻo Jason Momoa ma kekahi polokalamu kīwī hou a kapa ʻia aku ʻo “Ke Aliʻi o ke Kaua.” He polokalamu ia e pili ana i ka moʻolelo Hawaiʻi, ma kahi o ka makahiki 1795. A ʻo Kaiana ka mea nona ka moʻolelo. He haku moʻolelo ana nō hoʻi ʻo Momoa no “Ke Aliʻi o ke Kaua.” A ʻo Thomas Paʻa Sibbett lāua ʻo Francis Lawrence kekahi mau haku moʻolelo.

Aia nō ke ʻimi ʻia aku nei kahi ʻāina i lua ʻōpala ma Oʻahu nei. He pono i ke kūlanakauhale ke koho i ʻāina hou ke hiki aku i ka hopena o kēia makahiki nei. Ua hāpai ʻia he ʻeono wahi. ʻO kekahi wahi, aia ma Kunia. A ʻo kekahi, aia ma Waipahu. He ʻekolu wahi ma Waialua, a he wahi ma waena o Haleʻiwa a me Waialua. Akā, i ka Pōʻakahi nei, ua hōʻole ʻia aku nei nā wahi a pau. I kāpae ʻia aku ia mau wahi ʻeono ma muli o ke kūʻē ʻana o ka Papa Hoʻolako Wai ʻoiai, aia nō ia mau wahi ma kahi e kokoke ana i ka lua wai.

Eia mai kā kākou ʻōlelo noʻeau,

Pipī ka wahie, hoʻonui ka pulupulu.

ʻO ia hoʻi, mai hāʻawi pio. E noke i ka hana a kō ka makemake.

04-04-22

He kumu hula kaulana, ua hala.

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

Moe iho nei ʻo Johnny Lum Ho i ka moe kapu o Niolopua i ka Lāpule nei. ʻO Lum Ho, ʻo ia ke kumu hula o ka Hālau O Ka Ua Kanilehua. ʻO ia kekahi o nā kumu hula o ka Hoʻokūkū Merrie Monarch mua loa i ka makahiki 1971. A ʻo ia ke kumu hula hope loa o ia hoʻokūkū e ola ana a hala akula i ke ala hoʻi ʻole mai. Ua piha nā makahiki he kanawalu kūmākahi iā Lum Ho.

Mālama ʻia aku nei ka Hōʻikeʻike Makana Grammy ma ke Kūlanakauhale o nā ʻĀnela ma Kaleponi. A lilo aku nei ka Makana Grammy iā Kalani Peʻa ma ka māhele pāleo mele aʻa no kāna pāleo ʻo “Kau Ka Peʻa.” ʻO ke kolu ia o ka Makana Grammy i lilo aku iā Peʻa. ʻO ka mua, aia i ka makahiki 2017 no “E Walea.” A ʻo ka lua, ma ka makahiki 2019 no “No ʻAneʻi.”

ʻĀhaʻi aku nei ʻo Kalolaina Hema i ka inoa moho pōpō hīnaʻi o nā wāhine o nā Kulanui o ʻAmelika Hui Pū ʻIa, ma ka lanakila ʻana aku nei ma luna o Konekikuka ma ka helu ʻai he 64 i ke 49. ʻO Destanni Henderson o Kalolaina Hema, he 26 āna ʻai. He 11 ʻai a Aliyah Boston a he 16 āna lālau. ʻO ka lua ia o ka inoa moho i lilo i nā wāhine o Kalolaina Hema. I ka makahiki 2017 i lilo ai ka inoa moho mua iā lākou.

Eia mai kā kākou ʻōlelo noʻeau,

He hoʻokele waʻa no ka lā ʻino.

He ʻōlelo kēia no ke kanaka koa.

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E kau ana kekahi mau Hawaiʻi Alakaʻi i hala ma ka hano hāweo.

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

Ma nā hapahā ʻAmelika Hui Pū ʻIa e hana ʻia ana i kēia makahiki aʻe, e hoʻohanohano ʻia aʻe ana kekahi mau wāhine ʻelima. E kau ana ko lākou helehelena maka ma ka hapahā. A ʻo kekahi o ia mau wāhine, ʻo ia ʻo Edith Kanakaʻole. He Hawaiʻi Alakaʻi ʻo ia i aloha nui ʻia. A nui kāna mau hana i mea e hoʻomau ʻia ai nā moʻolelo a me nā hana mai nā kūpuna mai. Hoʻomaka ihola ke kau ʻana o ka helehelena maka o kekahi mau wāhine ʻelima ma ka hapahā i kēia makahiki nei.

He kiʻi ʻoniʻoni huʻe ʻoiaʻiʻo hou no kekahi kanaka kaulana o Hawaiʻi nei. ʻO Duke Paoa Kahanamoku ka mea nona ia kiʻi ʻoniʻoni, a kapa ʻia ihola ʻo Waterman. I kēia lā nō e hoʻomaka ai kona hoʻolele ʻia ʻana ma nā hale kiʻi ʻoniʻoni. Aia ana ma nā Hale Kiʻi ʻOniʻoni ʻo Consolidated ma Oʻahu nei; ma ke Kikowaena Kūʻai ʻo Kaʻahumanu ma Maui; ma ka Hale Kiʻi ʻOniʻoni ʻo Palace ma Hilo; ma Regal Makalapua ma Kona; a me ka Hale Kiʻi ʻOniʻoni ʻo Waimea ma Kauaʻi. E hoʻolele ʻia ana a ka lā 9 o Mei.

Ua māhuahua aʻe nō nā kānaka i make i ka ulia kaʻa ma Hawaiʻi nei i kēia makahiki nei. Mai ka lā mua o Ianuali a i ka lā 30 o Malaki, he 35 make ulia kaʻa. Ma ka wā like o kēlā makahiki aku nei, he 24 wale nō make ulia kaʻa. ʻO nā make he 35 o kēia makahiki nei, he 18 o lākou, he mea e kau ana ma luna o ke kaʻa, he 6 mau koʻele wāwae, he 6 mau kānaka holo mokokaikala a mopeka paha, a he ʻelima mau mea holo paikikala.

Eia mai kā kākou ʻōlelo noʻeau,

Hāʻupu mauna kilohana i ka laʻi.

He ʻōlelo mahalo kēia i ke kanaka kau i ka hano hāweo.