Kona woman wins lifetime marathon entry

A Kona woman probably will back for next year’s Honolulu Marathon — and the years after that. Melissa Braswell of Kailua-Kona won lifetime entry into the annual marathon as well as the half-marathon, which will debut March 11 , in the marathon’s Facebook trivia contest. “I have to come back now, ” the 33-year-old Braswell…

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Jimmy Muindi regales Priory students

A second-grader asked six-time Honolulu Marathon champion Jimmy Muindi if someone stole something and ran away could he catch him. “You steal something and you’ll see,” he answered, laughing with the students. Muindi made his third annual visit to the all-girls St. Andrew’s Priory in Honolulu on Friday, answering questions about his native Kenya as…