Accessed on 22 May 2018, 1436 UTC, Post #16861.
Please click link or scroll down to read your selections.
Here are today’s top West Hawaii news stories from “West Hawaii Today”, published in Kailua-Kona, Hawaii. Views expressed in this news summary are those of the reporters and correspondents.
KAILUA-KONA — Hawaii Island police are investigating an officer-involved shooting that occurred Sunday in upper Puna.
PAHOA — Lava from Kilauea Volcano is pouring into the sea and setting off a chemical reaction that creates giant clouds of acid and fine glass.
KAILUA-KONA — The state Office of Elections and the Hawaii County Elections Division will be mailing absentee applications to over 6,000 voters assigned to Pahoa Community Center and Pahoa High/Intermediate due to the uncertain nature of the volcanic eruption in lower Puna.
KAILUA-KONA — U.S. Coast Guard personnel assisted a distressed Canadian mariner to Hilo on Sunday after his 44-foot vessel began taking on water about 80 miles southeast of Hawaii Island.
HONOLULU — Kauai’s first medical marijuana dispensary has received approval to begin sales on the island.