West Hawaii News, Thursday, 24 May 2018


Accessed on 24 May 2018, 1435 UTC, Post #16874.

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Comment:

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.

‘Need to be prepared’

With one highway severed and another one threatened, officials continue to be frank about the possibility of lava flows isolating residents in lower Puna.

Documents ID officers who fired at suspect

Two Puna patrol officers who fired a total of 13 shots at a suspect who allegedly tried to run them over in a stolen pickup truck were identified in court documents as Bryson Miyose and Paul Wright III.

Pentagon bars China from joining RimPac exercises

WASHINGTON — The Pentagon on Wednesday withdrew an invitation to China to participate in a major Pacific naval exercise, citing Beijing’s “continued militarization” of the South China Sea, adding another irritant to relations between the two nations as they jostle over trade and North Korea.

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Russ Roberts