Accessed on 03 April 2018, 1504 UTC, Post #16594.
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Here are West Hawaii’s top news stories for Tuesday, 03 April 2018, from “West Hawaii Today”, published in Kailua-Kona, Hawaii. Views expressed in this news summary are those of the reporters and correspondents.
Kaiser Permanente announced Monday that Dave Underriner is the new president of Kaiser Foundation Health Plan and Hospitals of Hawaii. With more than 35 years of experience, Underriner has a successful track record of executive leadership in an integrated health system.
The County of Hawaii Department of Public Works Highways Division rescheduled work on upper Henry Street, between Palani Road and the Queen Kaahumanu Highway to begin on Monday, April 9, 2018. Work is scheduled between the hours of 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m., and will be completed by April 13, 2018, weather and construction conditions permitting.
HILO — Hawaii Fire Department divers recovered a body at about 10 a.m. Saturday at the bottom of the splash pool in the Wailuku River below Rainbow Falls.
HONOLULU — A hiker has died after falling from the third peak of Olomana Trail in Maunawili.
WAILUKU — An appeals court denied Maui County’s request for a full-panel review of its Feb. 1 decision that the county pumped treated wastewater into injection wells at its Lahaina Wastewater Reclamation Facility for more than three decades, thereby violating the Clean Water Act.
HONOLULU — The owner of land along an isolated Molokai peninsula has evicted the company that had been operating mule rides on the Kalaupapa Trail.
HONOLULU — A California-based company will not be installing its proposed Hawaii satellite catapult at Pohue Bay on the southern tip of the Big Island.