Hawaii Island News, Wednesday, 09 May 2018

Accessed on 09 May 2018, 1441 UTC, Post #16776.



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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.

New marked police SUVs to roll soon

KAILUA-KONA — The Hawaii Police Department is awaiting delivery of 10 new marked police SUVs, the first addition to the department’s fleet in nearly a decade.

Public advised to stay out of gulches after spill

Following a weekend spill at Big Island Dairy, the Hawaii Department of Health is asking the public the stay out of Alaialoa and Kaohaoha gulches in Ookala, because storm water within both gulches may be contaminated with animal waste.

Trump declares US leaving ‘horrible’ Iran nuclear accord

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump withdrew the U.S. from the landmark nuclear accord with Iran on Tuesday, abruptly restoring harsh sanctions in the most consequential foreign policy action of his presidency. He declared he was making the world safer, but he also deepened his isolation on the world stage and revived doubts about American credibility.

Officials warm up to Honolulu mayor’s rental proposal

HONOLULU — Honolulu City Council members last week gave a warmer reception to Mayor Kirk Caldwell’s vacation rental proposal to allow for more legal bed-and-breakfast establishments and transient vacation units across Oahu.

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Russ Roberts
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