Hawaii Island News, 08 June 2018

Accessed on 08 June 2018, 1552 UTC, Post #16977.



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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.

State briefs for June 8

A Maui committee has approved a charter amendment that would increase the penalty for illegal vacation rentals to $20,000.

Ige, Kim sign $12 million relief agreement

Gov. David Ige and Mayor Harry Kim have signed a letter of agreement releasing $12 million in state funds to support the county’s response to the active volcanic eruption occurring on Hawaii Island.

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Until next time,
Russ Roberts