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Here are today’s top Hawaii Island news stories from the “Hawaii Tribune-Herald”, published in Hilo, Hawaii. Views expressed in this news summary are those of the reporters and correspondents.
LAUPAHOEHOE — A teen suicide prevention project kicked off Friday at Laupahoehoe Community Public Charter School.
KAILUA-KONA — Several residents who spoke out about a draft environmental impact statement connected to a master plan at Kealakekua Bay State Historical Park said many of the document’s elements don’t pass muster.
Hawaii lawmakers have approved a resolution calling on the state Department of Defense to assemble a task force to review issues surrounding last January’s mistaken missile alert, which sent the public into a panic.
— As a child, it was baseball—playing it as often as possible and cheering on his favorite teams. These days, it’s snowboarding, gracefully whooshing down snowy slopes, his board and body moving as one.
More than two weeks after a deadline to submit bids for a surf school pilot program atKahaluu Bay, local surf schools said they haven’t heard anything from either the county or the nonprofit pickedto manage the program.
The Pahoa skate park’s 10-year anniversary celebration will take place today after being delayed earlier this month.
The state Department of Transportation will test the use of a contraflow lane on Highway 130 later this month to ease morning commutes.
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Hawaii County Civil Defense warns residents to be alert for flooding as heavy rains, high surf and thunderstorms are expected throughout the weekend.
Family and friends wave signs Friday on Highway 11 near Waiakea Center in Hilo in memory of 3-year-old Fabian Garett-Garcia, who died last July in a Waimea foster home. His family seeks answers for his death, as the cause of the blunt trauma that killed him is undetermined, according to autopsy results.
The state Department of Health is asking residents to stay out of Alaialoa Gulch in Ookala after it was contaminated with cow manure.