Hawaii Island News, Wednesday, 16 May 2018

Accessed on 16 May 2018, 1449 UTC, Post #16822.



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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.

Land Board levies fines for illegal lava boat tours

The Board of Land and Natural Resources voted Friday to approve administrative fines against Henry K. Pomroy, Bill A. Fujimoto, and Hookupu Fish Co. LLC, regarding instances of illegal commercial lava boat tours on Hawaii Island.

DOT: Highway 130 partially reopened past Malama Street

The Hawaii Department of Transportation announced early this afternoon that Highway 130 is now open beyond Malama Street for local residents only, and police are requesting that no large trailers or heavy equipment be taken over the metal plates covering cracks in the pavement.

Kua O Ka La PCS preschoolers get encounter of lifetime with dolphins

As the dolphins’ tails hit the water, the keiki started to jump, splashing along with the playful creatures. With smiles from ear to ear and exclamations of glee and awe, the 18 preschoolers from Kua O Ka La Public Charter School in Puna got up close and personal with the coastal bottlenose dolphins atDolphin Quest at Hilton Waikoloa Village.

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Until next time,
Russ Roberts
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