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.

09-15-17

Pahū aʻela ka pōkā pahū ma Lākana,

ʻO ia aʻela kekahi poʻo nūhou o kēia lā, ka lā 15 o Kepakemapa, he Pōʻalima. Welina e nā makamaka heluhelu. ʻO Ke Aolama kēia a penei ka nūhou.

Hoʻopiʻi aʻe nei ke Kuhina Nui Theresa May ke Aupuni Mōʻī Hui Pū ʻIa i ke kūlana hoʻoweliweli hoʻomake huna mai ke koʻikoʻi a i ke kūpilikiʻi ma hope o ka pahū ʻana o kekahi pōkā pahū ma kekahi kaʻa holo ala hao ma Lākana i ka Pōʻalima nei. A ʻo ke kumu i piʻi ai ke kūlana, he manaʻo ko ke aupuni, e hana koke ʻia kekahi hana hoʻoweliweli hoʻomake huna. ʻAʻohe ola i pōʻino, a he 29 wale nō mau kānaka i ʻeha. Ua ʻōlelo ʻia, ua pahū hapa wale nō, a ʻo ia ke kumu i liʻiliʻi ai nā kānaka i ʻeha. Hōʻike aʻela ka hui Mokuʻāina ʻIsalama, nāna nō i hoʻopahū. Ma kahi o ka hola 8:20 o ke kakahiaka i pahū aʻe ai ka pōkā pahū i ka wā i kū ai ke kaʻa ma kahi kau kaʻa ma ke komohana hema o ke kūlanakauhale. Ua lapaʻau ʻia he 29 mau kānaka no ka wela i ke ahi. Aia nō kēia hana hoʻoweliweli ke noiʻi ʻia akula.

Ua maikaʻi aʻela ke kūlana o ke Kulanui o Hawaiʻi ma Mānoa. Ua helu ʻia iho ua kulanui nei, ʻo ia ke kulanui maikaʻi helu 159 ma waena o nā kulanui he 311 o ʻAmelika Hui Pū ʻIa. A ʻo nā kulanui o ia papa helu, ʻo ia nā kulanui nona nā polokalamu lae pua, lae oʻo a lae ʻula nō hoʻi, a he mea nui ka noiʻi ʻana. A ma waena o nā kulanui aupuni he 132, ʻo Hawaiʻi ke kulanui aupuni helu 83. A ua maikaʻi nō hoʻi ke kūlana o kekahi mau kulanui o Hawaiʻi nei. Ma ka māhele Kulanui ʻĀpana Komohana, nā kulanui me nā polokalamu lae pua a lae oʻo hoʻi, ma waena o nā kulanui he 141, ʻo Chaminade ka helu 40, ʻo ke Kulanui Hawaiʻi Pākīpika ka helu 59 a ʻo ke Kulanui o Hawaiʻi ma Hilo ka helu 66. Ma ka māhele Koleke ʻĀpana Komohana, ma waena o nā kulanui he 65, ʻo Berigama Iana Hawaiʻi ka helu 18 a ʻo ke Kulanui o Hawaiʻi ma Oʻahu Komohana ka helu 25.

Eia mai kā kākou ʻōlelo noʻeau,

Pae maila ka waʻa i ka ʻāina.

ʻO ia hoʻi, ua māʻona ihola ka ʻōpū. A ʻo kekahi manaʻo, ua hiki mai kekahi,

09-13-17

He mau lāhui iʻa hou kai loaʻa mai nei.

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

Ua alu like aʻela he 100 mau kānaka akeakamai a ʻoi ma ka ʻimi ʻana a hoʻākoakoa i nā iʻa o ke Kai Kūʻono o Kāneʻohe mai ka lā 20 o ka mahina ʻo Mei a i ka lā ʻelua o Iune. A ma nā lā mua o kēia mahina nei, ʻakahi nō a hoʻokuʻu ʻia ka hōʻike. He 3,700 mau iʻa i ʻohiʻohi ʻia a ua loaʻa nō hoʻi he mau lāhui hou, he mau haneli ka nui. ʻO kekahi, he 150 lāhui huʻakai i ʻike ʻole ʻia ma Hawaiʻi nei ma mua. A he hapakolu o lākou, he mau lāhui hou loa. Ma mua, he 10 wale nō paha lāhui huʻakai i ʻike ʻia ma ke Kai Kūʻono o Kāneʻohe. ʻAʻole i maikaʻi nā mea a pau i loaʻa. ʻO kekahi mea i loaʻa ma kahi o Mokoliʻi, he limu uluwale a hewa i kapa ʻia ʻo ka nahele lepo ʻūkele ʻili pipi. A i neʻe paha i laila mai ke Kai Kūʻono o Maunalua a me kekahi mau wahi ʻē aku.

Ua ʻike ʻia aku nei ka ʻai a ka uʻi o kahi keiki o Hawaiʻi nei ma ka pāʻani pōpō pekupeku i ka Pōʻaono nei. ʻO Tua Tagovailoa nō ia o Alabama, a ʻo ka ʻalihikūlele helu ʻelua ia o Alabama. Pāʻani aku nei ʻo ia no kahi wā pōkole ma ka hapahā ʻelua, a laila no ka hapanui o ka hapahā ʻehā. He 64 āna ʻīā i nou ai, a ʻo kekahi o ia nou ʻana, hopu ʻia ihola e Henry Ruggs III a loaʻa ka ʻai holo. A he ʻewalu āna ʻīā i holo ai. I ka hapahā ʻelua, ua hoʻohina ʻia ʻo Tagovailoa a hoʻi hope. Akā, wahi a ke kumu aʻo o Alabama, ʻo Nick Saban, ua maikaʻi ka hana a Tagovailoa.

Eia mai kā kākou ʻōlelo noʻeau,

ʻAʻohe hana a Kauhikoa; ua kau ka waʻa i ke ʻaki.

ʻO ia hoʻi, ua pau pono kāna hana.

09-12-17

E nui auaneʻi paha ke kālā o ka māhele ʻālapa o ke Kulanui o Hawaiʻi.

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

Ua hala iho nei he ʻelua mahina a emi iki mai, mai ka lā i pōʻino ai ka hale papaʻi ʻo Marco Polo i ke ahi, ʻo ka lā 14 ia o Iulai, ʻaʻole naʻe i ʻike ʻia ke kumu i ʻā ʻia ai ke ahi. Ua paʻa ihola kahi i ʻā ʻia ai ke ahi, ʻo ke keʻena noho 2602. Ua make ihola he ʻekolu mau hoa noho o ka Marco Polo. A ʻo kekahi kanaka, ua hala he 20 mau lā ma hope mai. Na ke Keʻena Kinai Ahi ka noiʻi ʻana, a i kēia manawa, ua kāpae ʻia ka puhi kolohe, ke kuke ʻana a me ka hoʻohana ʻana i ka wai ʻā koke, ʻaʻole ke kumu ʻā ʻo ia mau mea. ʻO ka uku pohō, he $100,000,000 a ʻoi. Waha a Kāpena David Jenkins, ka waha ʻōlelo o ke Keʻena Kinai Ahi, e pau paha ka noiʻi ʻana i loko o kekahi mau pule.

Ma muli o kahi ʻaelike hou me ke Koleke IMG o Winston Salem, Kalolaina ʻĀkau, e lilo mai ana he $27.7 miliona a ʻoi aku i ke Kulanui o Hawaiʻi ma nā makahiki he 10 e hiki mai ana. Mai ka makahiki 2003, na ke Kulanui nō i lawelawe i ka hana hoʻolaha ma nā ʻano like ʻole ma hope o ke ʻoki ʻia ʻana o ka pilina me Leigh Steinberg. A i ia wā, ua holo mua nō, akā, ʻo ka mea nāna i alakaʻi i ia māhele, ʻo John McNamara, ua haʻalele i kona kūlana ma ke Kulanui o Hawaiʻi i ka mahina ʻo Nowemapa o ka makahiki 2017. Ma ka ʻaelike me IMG, e lilo i ke Kulanui o Hawaiʻi, he uku makana pūlima he hoʻokahi miliona kālā. A ʻo ka puʻu kālā makahiki e lilo i ke Kulanui o Hawaiʻi, he $2.2 miliona i kēia makahiki mua, a e piʻi liʻiliʻi nō i kēlā me kēia makahiki a ka $3 miliona ma ka makahiki hope loa o ka palapala ʻaelike.

Eia mai kā kākou ʻōlelo noʻeau,

Ua noi i ke ao ua ʻole.

ʻO ia hoʻi, ua noi aku ʻoe i kekahi kanaka ʻōpūkeʻemoa i kekahi mea, a ua hōʻole maila ʻo ia ala.

09-11-17

E kau ana nā mea waʻa o ka Hōkūleʻa i ka hano hāweo.

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

I kēia Pōʻaono, e kau aʻe ana ka poʻe hoʻokele o nā waʻa kaulua ʻo ka Hōkūleʻa i ka hano hāweo. E lilo aku ana ka makana Hoʻomaluhia Hanohano iā Nainoa Thompson a me nā mea waʻa o ka Hōkūleʻa ma muli o ko lākou mālama honua. ʻO ka Lā Maluhia ia o Hawaiʻi nei. E hoʻomaka ana ka ʻaha hāʻawi makana i ka hola 6:00 o ke ahiahi. A ma ke Kikowaena ʻIke a Hana ʻo Soka Gakkai e mālama ʻia ai.

E mālama ʻia ana ka ʻaha mele o Dionne Warwick ma Waimānalo i kēia Pōʻaono ma hope o ka Hoʻokūkū Polo e ulele ana ma ke Kahua Pāʻani Polo o Waimānalo. ʻO kekahi mau puʻukani e hīmeni ana i ia ahiahi, ʻo ke keiki a Warwick, ʻo Damon Elliot, ʻo kona inoa puʻukani, ʻo Nomad, a ʻo Mya ana kekahi ma laila. He $50 o ke kikiki. A ʻo ke kikiki Kiʻi Maka Nunui, he $250. ʻO ka hoʻokūkū polo, mai ka hola 3:00 a i ka hola 6:00. A ʻo ka ʻaha mele, e hoʻomaka ana i ka hola 6:00.

Ma Kalasona, Kaleponi, lilo aku nei ke eo iā Brian Viloria ma ka puni ʻelima ma ke kuʻikuʻi puʻupuʻu i ka Pōʻaono nei, ma muli o ka hiki ʻole i kona hoa paio, iā Miguel Cartagena, ke hoʻomau aku i ka hoʻolei puʻupuʻu. I kēia manawa, he 38 lanakila a Viloria, a he ʻelima āna hāʻule.

Eia mai kā kākou ʻōlelo noʻeau

Pae ka waʻa i Kaʻena.

He ʻōlelo kēia no ke kanaka i hele a inaina.

09-08-17

Naue ana ka honua.

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

Nei aku nei ke ōlaʻi ma Mekiko i ka pō nei. A he keu aku ia a ka ikaika. A ʻo ia kekahi o nā ōlaʻi ikaika loa ma ka moʻolelo o Mekiko. ʻO kona ikaika, he 8.1 ma ke ana ōlaʻi. He 32 mau kānaka i make, a hiolo ihola nā hale, nā keʻena aupuni a me nā hale ʻoihana. Aia nō ia ōlaʻi ma kahi o ka mokuʻāina ʻo Chiapas ma kahi o ka palena o Kuatemala.

Ua hāʻule hou ihola nā Wāhine Ānuenue ma ka pāʻani pōpō paʻipaʻi i ka pō nei ma ke kūʻē ʻana aku iā Berigama Iana. Lilo aku nei ke eo o nā pāʻani mua ʻelua i nā Koukā o Berigama Iana. Akā, na Hawaiʻi i kāʻili i ka pāʻani ʻekolu a me ʻehā. Akā, ua piula ihola paha nā Wāhine Ānuenue a ʻaʻole i hiki ke kāʻili i ka lima o ka pāʻani. I hāʻule paha ʻo Hawaiʻi ma muli o ka ʻeleu o Veronica Jones-Perry o nā Koukā. He 27 āna hoʻopio. ʻO McKenna Granato ko Hawaiʻi kupuʻeu, he 23 āna hoʻopio. I kēia ahiahi, e kūʻē aku ana ʻo Hawaiʻi iā Bela. A ʻo Berigama Iana, e kū’ē aku ana iā Newaka.

Eia mai kā kākou ʻōlelo noʻeau,

He lāʻau maka no ka nāhelehele.

He ʻōlelo kēia no ke kanaka ʻakahi ʻakahi ma kekahi hana. ʻAʻole i maʻa.