Hawaii Island News, evening edition, Monday, 09 April 2018

Accessed on 09 April 2018, 0354 UTC, Post #16621.



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Here are the latest Hawaii Island news headlines, compiled by the “Hawaii Tribune-Herald”, published in Hilo, Hawaii. Views expressed in this news summary are those of the reporters and correspondents.  Out lead story is a sad tale of a murder-suicide”

Search launched for missing swimmer

A 31-year-old man left his family’s vacation home in Kapoho Vacationland subdivision to go swimming in Champagne Pond early Sunday evening and didn’t return, according to the Hawaii Fire Department.

Crewman credited with saving lives as fishing boat sank

Khanh Huynh has been a commercial fisherman since he was 12 years old. For the past six years, he’s been living on a fishing boat in Hawaii, catching premium ahi tuna for some of the world’s most discerning consumers. The 28-year-old fisherman from outside Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, recently saved the lives of two Americans and helped rescue five others after the fishing vessel he was working on sank hundreds of miles off Hawaii’s Big Island.

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Russ Roberts
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