09-27-17

Hoʻokuʻu ʻia aʻela kekahi mau ʻalalā.

ʻO ia aʻela kekahi poʻo nūhou o kēia lā, ka lā 27 o Kepakemapa, he Pōʻakolu. Welina e nā makamaka. ʻO Ke Aolama kēia a penei ka nūhou.

Ua hoʻokuʻu ʻia aʻe nei he ʻeono ʻalalā ma ka ʻĀina Hoʻomalu ʻo Puʻu Makaʻala i ka Pōʻalua nei i mea e māhuahua ai ka ʻalalā ma ka nāhelehele, ʻoiai, ʻaʻole i ʻike ʻia aku ka ʻalalā ma ka nahele mai ka makahiki 2002. ʻO nā ʻalalā ʻeono i hoʻokuʻu ʻia, he ʻelua mau wāhine, ʻehā kāne. I ka mahina ʻo Kēkēmapa o kēlā makahiki aku nei, hoʻokuʻu ʻia akula kekahi mau ʻalalā, a make loa ihola ʻekolu ma ka pule mua. ʻElua o lākou ʻekolu, ua make i ka ʻio, a ʻo ke kolu, ua make i ka ʻino. ʻO nā ʻalalā i koe, ʻohi hou ʻia aʻela no ke aʻo ʻana iā lākou i ka ʻalo ʻana aku i nā manu hoʻopōʻino e like me ka ʻio. I ka mahina ʻo ʻOkakopa, e hoʻokuʻu ʻia he mau ʻalalā hou, he ʻelima ka nui, he mau wāhine a he mau kāne. Ke manaʻo ʻia nei, he 12 mau manu e hoʻokuʻu ʻia i kēlā me kēia makahiki ma nā makahiki ʻelima e hiki mai ana. Ua laha loa ka ʻalalā ma Hawaiʻi moku ma mua loa, a lana ka manaʻo, e laha hou.

Ke hoʻopiʻi ʻia nei ka hui nona ka Hale Inu Lama ʻo Snappers ma Waikīkī no ke kekohala i nā limahana wahine, ʻo ia hoʻi, ʻo ka hoʻopā wale aku i nā wahi hilahila a me ka nānā wale ma ke ʻano kuko hewa, a me ka hoʻopuka i nā ʻano ʻōlelo kūpono ʻole me ka nemanema pū ʻana. A ʻo Michael Wenzel ka ʻona o ia hale inu lama, a ʻo ia kekahi ma ia ʻano hana lapuwale. A i ka hoʻomaopopo ʻana o nā limahana i ka hui nona ka hale inu lama, ʻaʻohe wahi mea i hana ʻia, a no laila, waiho akula ia mau limahana i ko lākou kūlana hana i ʻole lākou e nemanema hou ʻia a kekohala hou ʻia paha.

Eia mai kā kākou ʻōlelo noʻeau,

Kuʻi ka pōhaku, ʻanapa ke ahi o ka lewa.

ʻO ia hoʻi, ʻo ka hekili a me ka uila.

09-26-17

He papa no ka pono o kā kākou mau ʻōpiopio.

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

He papa hou ke mālama ʻia ana ma nā kula aupuni a me nā kula uku a puni ʻo Oʻahu nei. He papa ia no nā ʻōpiopio kahi e aʻo ai i ke kāohi ʻana aku i ka hoʻomaʻau ʻana a me ka pepehi ʻana o ka ʻōpio iā ia iho. Ma kēia pae ʻāina nei, ʻo ka nui o nā haumāna kula waena i komo ka manaʻo i loko o lākou e pepehi iā lākou iho, he 25 pākeneka a emi iki iho. A he 12.5 pākeneka, ua hoʻāʻo nō e pepehi iā lākou iho. A ma nā kula kiʻekiʻe, he 10.5 pākeneka o nā haumāna i hoʻāʻo e pepehi iā lākou iho. I ka nānā aku i ke kumu o ka make o nā ʻōpiopio o 10 makahiki a ka 19, mai ka makahiki 2012 a i ka makahiki 2016, he 47 ʻōpiopio i lawe i ko lākou ola ponoʻī, he 46 i make i ka ulia kaʻa a he 25 i make i ka maʻi ʻaʻai. Akā, no kēlā me kēia ʻōpiopio i lawe i ko lākou ola ponoʻī, he 25 mau ʻōpiopio hou aku i hoʻokomo ʻia i ka haukapila a i lapaʻau ʻia paha ma ka lumi lapaʻau ulia ma muli o ka hōʻeha ʻana iā lākou iho. Inā kūpilikiʻi kou noʻonoʻo a kamaʻāina paha i kahi kanaka i kūpilikiʻi ka noʻonoʻo, e kāhea i kēia helu ma Oʻahu nei, 832-3100. A ma nā mokupuni ʻē aku, eia ka helu, 800-753-6879. Inā he manaʻo kou e mālama ʻia kahi papa kāohi i ka hoʻomaʻau ʻana a me ka pepehi ʻana o ka ʻōpio iā ia iho, e kāhea i ke keʻena Mental Health America o Hawaiʻi ma ka helu 521-1846 a e leka uila aku paha i ka hua leka uila, prevention@mentalhealthhawaii.org.

Lilo aku nei he $6.35 miliona i ke Kulanui o Hawaiʻi no ka noiʻi ʻana aku i ka lāʻau koʻokoʻo nāna e pale aku i ka mea hoʻomaʻi Ebola. ʻO Axel Lehrer o ke Kulanui o Hawaiʻi ka mea nāna e lawelawe i ka puʻu kālā. A e hoʻomau ana ʻo ia i ka noiʻi ʻana i kāna lāʻau koʻokoʻo e hoʻomohala nei a me ke pale ʻana aku o ia lāʻau i kekahi mau mea hoʻomaʻi, ʻo ka mea hoʻomaʻi Sudan a me ka mea hoʻomaʻi Marburg. I kēia manawa, ua paʻa maila kekahi lāʻau koʻokoʻo mea hoʻomaʻi Ebola e pau ʻole i ka wela. ʻO nā wahi i laha ai ka Ebola i ka makahiki 2014, he mau ʻāina wela a panoa. No laila, he maikaʻi ia. A inā he hiki i ia lāʻau ke pale aku i nā mea hoʻomaʻi ʻekolu, he maikaʻi hoʻi kau a koe aku. He lana ka manaʻo o nā mea akeakamai e noiʻi akula i kēia lāʻau koʻokoʻo, e mākaukau ka lāʻau i loko o nā makahiki he 10 a emi iho.

Eia mai kā kākou ʻōlelo noʻeau,

Ola loko i ke aloha.

He mea nui ke aloha.

09-25-17

ʻAʻole lawa nā kauka lapaʻau o Hawaiʻi nei.

ʻO ia aʻela kekahi poʻo nūhou o kēia lā, ka lā 25 o Kepakemapa, he Pōʻakahi. Welina e nā hoa makamaka. ʻO Ke Aolama kēia a penei ka nūhou.

Ua pōkole nā kauka lapaʻau o Hawaiʻi nei. A ma nā kalana a pau, koe ʻo Kauaʻi, ua māhuahua aʻela ka nele. I ka makahiki 2016, he 339 mākālua e waiho wale ana ma Oʻahu nei. A i kēia makahiki nei, he 381 mākālua. A ma Hawaiʻi moku, he 183 mākālua i kēlā makahiki aku nei, a i kēia makahiki nei, he 196. A ʻo ke Kalana ʻo Maui, ua piʻi aʻela nā mākālua a ka 139, mai ka 125 o ka makahiki 2016. A ma Kauaʻi wale nō i emi iho ai, mai ke 62 a i ke 53. ʻO kekahi kumu o ka pōkole o nā kauka lapaʻau, he pipiʻi loa ka noho ʻana ma Hawaiʻi nei, a ke hoʻohālikelike ʻia ka uku makahiki o nā kauka o Hawaiʻi nei me ko ʻAmelika Hui Pū ʻIa, he oi aku ko ʻAmelika. Maikaʻi paha ke paipai aku i nā keiki o Hawaiʻi nei e lilo i kauka, a na ka mokuʻāina paha e uku i ka uku kulanui ke hiki aku lākou i laila.

Mai lanakila nā Koa Ānuenue ma luna o Waiomina ma ka hoʻokūkū pōpō pekupeku o ka hopena pule nei. Hahana aku nei ka pāʻani ʻana o nā ʻaoʻao a ʻelua a i ke kani ʻana aku o ka pū i ka hopena o nā hapahā ʻehā, ua paʻi aʻela a paʻi ma ka helu ʻai he 21 i ka 21. A komo akula i ka wā kaulele. Iā Waiomina ka mua, a paʻa koke ihola ka ʻai holo ma ka nou ʻana o Josh Allen iā James Price i ka pōpō ma ka pahu ʻai holo. A i ka wā i lilo ai ka pōpō iā Hawaiʻi, ʻo ka hana mua, holo akula ʻo Diocemy Saint Juste he 10 ʻīā. A ʻo ka hana ʻelua, nou akula ʻo Dru Brown i ka ʻaoʻao hema, akā, pā akula ka lima o kekahi mea kūpale, a ʻapo lilo akula ʻo Cassh Maluia, a hāʻule ihola nā Koa Ānuenue.

Eia mai kā kākou ʻōlelo noʻeau,

He kekē niho wale iho nō.

ʻO ia hoʻi, he hoʻoweliweli wale iho nō ka hana, ʻaʻole e hoʻokō ʻia.

09-22-17

Hopu ʻia kekahi no ka ʻaihue malū ʻana he $5.7 miliona kālā.

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

Hopu ʻia aku nei ʻo Lola Jean Amorin no ka hana ʻāpuka. He mea lawelawe moʻowaiwai ʻo ia ma mua no Ka Piʻo ma Hawaiʻi. ʻO ia hui, he hui waiwai hoʻopuka ʻole ia nona kekahi mau hale mālama kanaka makua ma Oʻahu nei. He lawelawe i ka hana no nā mākua a me nā keiki hiki ʻole ke hana no lākou iho. ʻO Amorin, ua ʻaihue ʻo ia i ke kālā i hāʻawi ʻia iā ia e mālama ʻia no ia hui. A ʻo ka huina pau o ia kālā āna i ʻaihue ai, he $5.7 miliona a ʻoi ma nā makahiki he 10 a ʻoi, mai ka mahina ʻo Kēkēmapa o ka makahiki 2006 a i ka mahina ʻo Malaki o kēia makahiki nei. ʻO kāna mau mea i lū aku ai i ke kālā, ʻo ka huakaʻi, ka piliwaiwai, ke kaʻa, ka hoʻoponopono hale a me ka molaki no kekahi mau hale ʻehā. A hoʻopiʻi ʻia nō hoʻi ʻo Amorin no ka hana ʻāpuka ma ke kamepiula a me ka hoʻonalo ʻana i ke kumu i loaʻa ai ke kālā iā ia. ʻO ka hana ʻāpuka kamepiula, ʻo ia nā kalaima kūkonukonu loa, a ʻo ka hoʻopaʻi, he noho paʻahao no nā makahiki he 20 me ka hiki ʻole ke hoʻokuʻu koke ʻia.

He manaʻo ko ke Kalana ʻo Hawaiʻi e kūkulu i mau hale hau ʻInuika no ka poʻe hale ʻole o Kona. A ʻo ke aniani awe ka mea e kūkulu ʻia ai ua mau hale hau lā. ʻO ka nui o ka hale, he 314 kapuaʻi kuea a ʻōlelo ʻia, he ʻoi aku ka ʻoluʻolu o loko.

Eia mai kā kākou ʻōlelo noʻeau,

Wili Koʻolau.

He ʻōlelo kēia no kekahi mea i hana pupuāhulu ʻia.

09-21-17

Mai ʻaihue kanaka ʻia kahi keiki o ʻEwa.

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

Pakele aku nei kekahi keiki mai ʻaihue kanaka ʻia i kona wā e hele aku ana i ke kula i ka Pōʻalua nei. He 10 makahiki o ua keiki nei, a e naue aku ana ʻo ia i ke Kula Haʻahaʻa o Keoneʻula i ke kakahiaka ma ke Alanui ʻo Kaipalaoa. A i ia manawa, hoʻāʻo ihola kekahi kāne e koi i ke keiki e kau aku i luna o kona kalaka. A lālau akula nō hoʻi ke kāne i ua keiki nei, a hoʻāʻo e huki iā ia ma luna o ke kalaka. Akā, pākele akula ua keiki nei ma ka ʻāpua.

He manaʻo ko Ilima-Lei MacFarlane e kāʻili aku i ka inoa moho māhele 125 paona o Bellator ma ka mokomoko. ʻO MacFarlane, mai ke Kula Kiʻekiʻe ʻo ka Punahou ʻo ia i puka mai ai. A e kūʻē aku ana ʻo ia iā Emily Ducote ma ka Bellator 186 i ka lā 3 o Nowemapa ma ke Kikowaena ʻo Bryce Jordan i Penekelevinia. ʻO MacFarlane, he ʻelima ona lanakila, a ʻaʻole ʻo ia i hāʻule iki ma Bellator. A he ʻekolu o ia mau lanakila, ma ka ʻae wale ʻana o ka hoa paio i ka hāʻule ma loko o ka lina mokomoko. ʻO Ducote, he ʻehā ona lanakila, a he hoʻokahi hāʻule ma Bellator. Ua hui pū lāua a ʻelua ma ka pahu hao ma mua i ka mahina ʻo Kēkēmapa o ka makahiki 2016, a ua hiki aku nō i ke kani ʻana o ka pele o ka puni hope loa. A lilo akula ke eo iā MacFarlane ma ka ʻōlelo hoʻoholo a nā luna loiloi. ʻO ka inoa moho māhele 125 paona, ʻakahi nō a hoʻokumu ʻia ma Bellator. A inā e lilo ka inoa moho iā MacFarlane, ʻo ia ana ka lua o ka wahine o Hawaiʻi nei e lilo i inoa moho mokomoko ma ka moʻolelo o Hawaiʻi nei. ʻO ka mua, ʻo ia ʻo Angela Lee. ʻO Lee, ka inoa moho ma ka māhele 115 paona ma ONE Championship.

Eia mai kā kākou ʻōlelo noʻeau,

Kukū ka pihapiha a piʻi ka lena.

He ʻōlelo kēia no ke kanaka i hele a huhū.

09-20-17

Ua pau loa ihola ke kikina pōpō pekupeku o ke Kula Kiʻekiʻe ʻo Kaiser.

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

He manaʻo ko ke Kulanui o Hawaiʻi e pau ka pōkole o nā kumu kula aupuni ma ka paipai ʻana aʻe i ko Hawaiʻi e lilo i kumu kula. I ka makahiki kula 2012, he 334 mākālua. A mai ia manawa mai, piʻi liʻiliʻi aʻela nā mākālua i kēlā me kēia makahiki, a i ka makahiki kula 2016, he 531 mākālua. Kapa ʻia aku ia papahana paipai, “E lilo i meʻe. E lilo hoʻi i kumu kula.” A e hoʻomaka nō hoʻi he polokalamu manuwahi no nā kumu pani hakahaka a me nā kumu kōkua, kahi e paʻa ai ke kekelē kumu aʻo ma ke Kulanui o Hawaiʻi ʻoiai lākou e hana ana ma ko lākou kūlana hana.

Holo ihola ka manaʻo o ke poʻo kumu Justin Mew o ke Kula Kiʻekiʻe ʻo Kaiser e hoʻopau ʻia ke kikina pōpō pekupeku o ka hui pae oʻo a me ka hui pae ʻōpio. ʻO ke kumu āna o ka hana ʻana pēlā, ʻo ka hoʻopaʻapaʻa a me ka hakakā ʻana o ke kumu aʻo pōpō pekupeku a me nā mākua o kekahi mau mea pāʻani pōpō pekupeku i ka Pōʻakahi nei. A ma muli o ia hana, kāhea ʻia akula ka mākaʻi, a hiki koke akula lākou. A ua noi ʻia ke Keʻena Mākaʻi o Honolulu i ke kiaʻi ʻana o nā mākaʻi he 8 a emi iki paha ma ke kahua kula i kēia pule. He kikina pilikia nō kēia no ka hui pae oʻo. Ua hāʻawi pio wale ma nā hoʻokūkū mua ʻehā ma muli o ka lawa ʻole o nā mea pāʻani. ʻO ka hoʻokūkū ʻelima, ua kūʻē aku iā Kamapela, a hāʻule ihola, he 71 ʻai a Kamapela, a he hua kakā kā Kaiser.

Eia mai kā kākou ʻōlelo noʻeau,

Ka lama kū o ka noʻeau.

He ʻōlelo mahalo kēia i ka ihupani.

09-19-17

Na ka Papa ʻĀina a Waiwai Pili ʻĀina e hoʻolohe i nā hōʻike o nā ʻaoʻao a pau ma ka hihia no ka ʻOhe Nānā Kanakolu Mika.

ʻO ia aʻela kekahi poʻo nūhou o kēia lā, ka lā 19 o Kepakemapa, he Pōʻalua. Aloha mai e nā hoa. ʻO Ke Aolama kēia a penei ka nūhou.

E hōʻike aʻe ana i mua o ka Papa ʻĀina a Waiwai Pili ʻĀina nā ʻaoʻao a pau i ko lākou mau manaʻo no ka pono a me ka pono ʻole o ke kūkulu ʻia ʻana aku o ka ʻOhe Nānā Kanakolu Mika ma Mauna Kea. He 23 mau ʻaoʻao a he 15 minuke o kēlā me kēia ʻaoʻao e hōʻike ai. I ka Pōʻakolu ana nō e mālama ʻia ai ka hihia ma ka Lumi Kalaunu o ka Hōkele Naniloa ma Hilo. Na ka Papa ʻĀina a Waiwai Pili ʻĀina ka ʻāpono a me ka ʻāpono ʻole paha i ka lilo aku o ka palapala kūkulu. A ʻaʻole paha e holo koke ka manaʻo o ka papa. A ke kuhi ʻia nei, ʻo ka ʻaoʻao hāʻule, e hoʻopiʻi hou i mua o ka ʻAha Hoʻokolokolo Kiʻekiʻe o Hawaiʻi nei. Wahi a Kealoha Pisciotta, ke alakaʻi o ka Hui Mauna Kea, lana kona manaʻo e hoʻokō ka papa i ko lākou kuleana. A inā ʻaʻole, ua mākaukau nō e kū i ka pono. He mau kānaka Kū Kiaʻi ʻĀina e ʻōlelo nei, ʻaʻole kūpono ka hana a ka Lunakānāwai Riki May Amano, ka lunakānāwai hoʻomalu o ka hihia. A ʻo nā loio o ka ʻOhe Nānā Kanakolu Mika, he ʻokoʻa ko lākou manaʻo me ka ʻī ʻana aʻe, he keu aku ka maikaʻi o ka hana a Amano a me ka Papa ʻĀina a Waiwai Pili ʻĀina, a ua hana lāua i nā hana like ʻole e pono ai nā ʻaoʻao a pau, a ua ʻoi aku i ke koina maʻa mau o nā hana kū i ke kaʻina kānāwai.

Lilo aku nei kahi puʻu kālā noiʻi i kekahi polopeka o ke Kula Lapaʻau ʻo John A. Burns o ke Kulanui o Hawaiʻi no ka noiʻi ʻana aku i ka mea hoʻomaʻi ʻo Zika. ʻO Mukesh Kumar ka inoa o ka polopeka, a he loea ʻo ia ma ka maʻi lele. A ʻo kekahi mea nui ma kona noiʻi ʻana, ʻo ia ka pilikia o ka wahine a me kāna keiki e kōkō ana. He manaʻo ko Kumar, e hana ʻo ia i mea e lele ʻole ai ka mea hoʻomaʻi Zika mai ka makuahine hāpai keiki a i kāna ʻaluʻalu e hānai ana. ʻAkahi nō a ʻike ʻo Kumar, he hiki nō ke loaʻa ka ʻiole puaʻa i kekahi ʻano maʻi Zika ʻAmelika, a no laila, he hiki ke noiʻi aku i ka ʻiole puaʻa no ka ʻike ʻana i ke ʻano e pilikia ai ke kanaka i ka mea hoʻomaʻi Zika. ʻO ka pēpē mua i loaʻa i ka mea hoʻomaʻi Zika i hānau ma ʻAmelika Hui Pū ʻIa, ua hoʻohānau ʻia mai ʻo ia ma ka haukapila ma Oʻahu nei i ka makahiki 2016. Ua loaʻa ka makuahine o ia pēpē i ka mea hoʻomaʻi Zika ʻoiai ʻo ia e noho ana ma Palakila. A lele akula i ka pēpē, ʻoiai ʻo ia ma ka pūʻao.

Eia mai kā kākou ʻōlelo noʻeau,

Paʻa ka moku i ka heleuma.

He ʻōlelo kēia no ke kanaka i male.