Billy V

Billy V


Hawaii News Now

11 years as Entertainment Reporter for Hawaii News Now; 35-year veteran of broadcast. Spent 30 years in Hawaii Radio & Hawaii Recording Industry plus host of television events such as Miss Hawaii, Na Hoku Hanohano Awards, Merrie Monarch Festival, and emcee for UH Athletics, NFL Pro Bowl, Hawaii Bowl and more. Actor on shows like Baywatch Hawaii & Hawaii Five-0


  • Moe Keale "Aloha Is" award, 2016 by Hawaii Academy of Recording Arts


  • Konawaena High School
  • University of Hawaii

Recent Articles by Billy

Lots of Sunshine and lighter winds for July 4th Weekend

Lighter trades till Tuesday evening, strong trades Wednesday thru Sunday

Dangerous Surf, Sunny & Hot Today. Trade Winds Tonight Into Tomorrow

  Hawaii Foodbank prepares for major food distribution to help thousands in need

Forecast: Plentiful sunshine, lighter winds to start the week

A Beautiful day with lots of sunshine and lighter winds

Light trade wind weather for most of the state; sunshine with windward and mauka showers drifting leeward at times.

Monday Forecast: Dangerous Surf, cooler temperatures and rain showers

  Legend Willie K. opens up about his music, his cancer fight and his legacy

  Tanioka's brings Super Bowl Sunday Food and Fun to Sunrise!

  A new tool on Facebook helps users manage their privacy. Here’s how it works

Beautiful sunny weather with light winds for the rest of the week

  Forecast: Increased wind and rain for second half of the week

Increased wind and rain for second half of the week

Strong, gusty winds to continue through the week

Trade Winds Return, Box Jellyfish & Big Surf North Shore

Forecast: Plentiful sunshine, but trade winds will ease

Lots of Sunshine with Lighter Winds, Possible High Surf Coming Sunday

Trades Here Today, Start To Leave Tomorrow

Forecast: Hot, humid with enhanced showers this weekend

Hot and humid conditions with enhanced showers for the state this weekend

Trade Winds winding down, temps still up

  What’s Trending: Muhammed Ali Airport will have therapy dogs

  Interview: Kelii Makua & Sean McCready/8th Annual Pacific Ink & Art Expo

  Entertainment: National Smooth Jazz Recording Artist Kenney Polson at Blue Note Hawaii

  Entertainment: America’s Got Talent Recap for July 30, 2019

Hawaii recording artist Meleana Brown set to release new album

  What’s Trending: Howard Dicus learns more about binge watching

  March of Dimes CEO and president receives national award

  Entertainment: Another A-Lister gives his support to TMT protesters