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Here are today’s top Hawaii Island news from the “Hawaii Tribune-Herald”, published in Hilo, Hawaii. Views expressed in this news summary are those of the reporters and correspondents.
The devastation was swift and nearly absolute.
It took a volcanic eruption and a few compromises to convince them, but a majority of County Council members are now supporting a half-sized version of the previously ill-fated general excise tax surcharge.
HONOLULU — Honolulu leaders approved a measure Wednesday to limit prices that ride-hailing services like Uber and Lyft can charge during peak demand, a cap that the companies say would be the first restriction of its kind in the United States.
Police are looking for a missing 16-year-old Hilo girl.
Police have charged a 33-year-old Captain Cook man with three felonies for a domestic violence incident.
During the week of May 28-June 3, police arrested 19 motorists for DUI. Two of the drivers were involved in a traffic accident.
An eruption at Kilauea’s summit has sent ash into the air that might affect downwind communities.
Video taken using a drone (Unmanned Aircraft Systems) near the upper lava channel from fissure 8 in Kilauea volcano’s lower East Rift Zone.
HONOLULU — Two people have filed a class-action lawsuit against restaurant chain Zippy’s.