Aupuni Connections

Catch a brand new program called “Nā Leo TV’s Aupuni Connections.” This new show is tailored toward our elected officials as an additional avenue to take our government to its people. Watch the debut program featuring Senator Russell Ruderman and his special guest Graham Ellis to discuss the overarching issue of Immigration. You can find this program on our video … Read More

June 2017 Newsletter

Find out the latest news and happenings here at the Big Island’s premiere public access television station. Read our newsletter here (opens a new tab in your browser) and if you love it, be sure to subscribe.

Island Heritage Gallery at Lyman Museum

The Lyman Museum Island Heritage Gallery closed on June 1, 2017. The museum will construct a completely new gallery that will use museum artifacts and images that will tell the story of Hawaii Island and its people. This video captures the Island Heritage Gallery as it was. Find air dates for “Island Heritage Gallery at Lyman Museum” below or watch … Read More

Wailoa Center 50th Anniversary

Catch our program on the Wailoa Center’s 50th Anniversary. They presented the new Piʻopiʻo mural and ethnobotanical garden and announced the winners of the current Imagine Fine Art Expo. Currently airing on our channels, or watch it now on our video on demand.

2017 Taiko Festival

Here are the air dates for “2017 Taiko Festival,” which featured Japanese and Okinawan cultural drumming performances at the UHH Performing Arts Center. Watch it on our channels (Spectrum Channels 53 and 54), our internet livestream, or watch it now on video on demand.

Hawai’i Nō E Ka ‘Oi : Arc of Kona

Find out more about local non-profit The Arc of Kona on our most recent episode of Hawai’i Nō E Ka ‘Oi. Watch it now on our Video on Demand by clicking here, or find airdates for our channels & livestreams below.

Nā Leo On the Go: Episode 2

On the second episode of Nā Leo on the Go, be sure to watch as our very own Stacy Higa interviews the Miyose sisters about their late father, Anthony Takeishi Miyose, who was known as “The Mango Man.” Stacy also had the privilege to interview Kelina Kiyoko Keʻanoʻilehua Tiffany Eldredge and her Kumus, Lono Padilla and Robert Ke’ano Ka’upu IV of Hālau Hiʻiakaināmakalehua, … Read More

Sneak Peek

Stay tuned to NLTV to hear how hard-work and dedication earned Caithlynn Rae Cabral-Ahsing, an eighth grader from Waiakea Intermediate School, a position on the Hawaiʻi National Junior High Rodeo team. She will travel with fellow teammates to Tennessee to compete in the 13th Annual National Junior High Finals Rodeo being held from June 18-24, 2017. This story will air … Read More

The Beat Goes On

Watch “The Beat Goes On: A Song and Dance” concert, which was presented by Kona Dance and Performing Arts in partnership with Aloha Performing Arts Company on June 3rd, 2017. Some upcoming air dates are below, or watch on Video on Demand:

Stay Tuned

Stay tuned to hear the back story of Charlene Cockett, who took a complete tragedy and turned it into an opportunity of inspiration and love.


NLTV is now airing a beautiful Office of Hawaiian Affairs documentary, “Nā Hulu Lehua: The Royal Cloak and Helmet of Kalaniʻōpuʻu.” Learn about the importance of high chief Kalaniʻōpuʻu, his mea kapu, and what partnerships allowed his priceless garments to be returned to Hawai’i. Also, hear what people had to say after seeing the film at the Palace Theater. Watch … Read More

HCC’s 50th Model Home Completion and Dedication

Catch our special program on the Hawai‘i Community College dedication ceremony held on May 11, 2017, for the 50th home built by students through the school’s Model Home Project. See the excitement and see for yourself just how much work went into making the house and see as it is given to new owners! Watch it now on video on … Read More

Daniel K. Inouye Lecture Series

You can watch our production that was filmed live from the ʻImiloa Astronomy Center in Hilo, the Daniel K. Inouye Distinguished Lecture Series, “Inspiring a Sense of Service and Idealism.” It featured Elaine L. Chao, U.S. Secretary of Transportation, and Reed Hastings, Netflix CEO, and was moderated by Ann Compton. We hosted a pre-show to the Lecture, which featured Ka’iu … Read More

2017 Vulcan Sports Awards

Join NLTV and UH-Hilo in recognizing some of the best UH-Hilo Vulcans talent! Watch it here or search for it on the Channel 53 or Channel 54 channel guides by using the quick search option.

Big Island Arts and Entertainment Report

This month’s Big Island Arts and Entertainment Reports features interviews with artist Matthew Lovein and Tap Dancer Amanda Trusty, as well as an interview/performance by Keikilani Lindsey and his son Leo. Watch it now or watch it on Channels 53 and 54: Channel 53 Friday, 5/26, @ 8:30am Channel 54

Hilo High School 2017 Graduation

These are the rebroadcast dates for the 2017 Hilo High School Commencement Ceremony. Channel 53 air dates 5/20 @ 9:00am 5/22 @ 1:30pm 5/24 @ 8:30am 5/26 @ 1:00pm Channel 54 air dates 5/23 @ 12:30pm 5/25 @ 7:30am 5/27 @ 1:00pm 5/28 @ 2:00pm Watch it now here !

Hawai’i Island Conversations

Our inaugural episode of Hawai’i Island Conversations featured guests Mayor Harry Kim, Finance Director Collins Tomei, and Deputy Director Deanna Sako to go over issues related to the County Budget. Watch in on our channels at times listed below, or watch it anytime here. Channel 53 air dates: Sat.,     5/20        2:30pm Mon.,    5/22     … Read More

Big Island Safety: Rat Lungworm Disease

Be Safe By Staying Informed! Watch our latest episode of Big Island Safety, which covers the dangers of rat lungworm disease and ways to protect yourself and your loved ones. Watch it anytime here! Featuring Dr. Susan Jarvi, a leading expert on rat lungworm disease, and Kay Howe, the mother of a young man who still suffers today from the … Read More