Patient Nina Pham speaks outside of National Institutes of Health (NIH) in Bethesda, Md., Friday, Oct. 24, 2014. Pham, the first nurse diagnosed with Ebola after treating an infected man at a Dallas hospital is free of the virus. The 26-year-old Pham arrived last week at the NIH Clinical Center. She had been flown there from Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)

Nurse Nina Pham free of Ebola

A nurse who caught Ebola while caring for the patient diagnosed in Dallas was released from a hospital Friday, free of the virus.

Hilo Exchange Club President Andy Iwashita presents an ‘Officer of the Month’ award to Reserve Officer Iris McGuire.

East Hawaii Officer of the Month honored

On Aug. 7, McGuire showed up at the Pahoa station carrying a large box of non-perishable food items and beverages she had purchased with her…