Polynesian voyaging canoes reach Hilo from New Zealand

From today’s Honolulu Star Advertiser: A fleet of seven Polynesian-built double-hulled voyaging canoes with an environmental mission sailed into Hilo on Thursday. Crews representing 14 island nations voyaged from New Zealand. A welcoming ceremony is scheduled at Hilo Bay from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday for crews on the voyage called “Te Mana o…

Revenge of the fisherman.

After months of getting hammered by onos with multiple missed strikes every time I go out in my kayak, the Great Ono Plague has finally been eradicated- I’ve journeyed far to find the answers to getting a hook to stay in an Ono’s bony mouth- but I think I had too many beers and got…