Hawaii Island News, 30 April 2018

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Here are today’s top Hawaii Island news stories compiled by the “Hawaii Tribune-Herald”, published in Hilo, Hawaii.  Views expressed in this news summary are those of the reporters and correspondents.

Hawaiian church celebrates its centennial

There’s a humble, one-room Hawaiian church at the mauka end of Kurtistown that’s stood for a century now, but one that daily commuterson Highway 11 might not even notice as they focus on the road. Ka Mauloa oka Malamalama was founded April 28, 1918, and celebrated its 100th anniversary on Sunday with a rededication service.

From Korea to Big Island: UH-Hilo professor publishes book on immigrants

The eyes of the world are on Korea in the wake of the historic meeting between North Korean leader Kim JongUn and South Korean President Moon Jae-In. And while the world watches with at least a glimmer of hope for the future, President Moon’s office took the time to acknowledge a historical book recently written by Seri Luangphinith, a professor of English at the University of Hawaii at Hilo, “The Paths We Cross: The Lives and Legacies of Koreans on the Big Island.”

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Until next time,
Russ Roberts
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