Accessed on 20 June 2018, 1510 UTC, Post #17057.
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Here are today’s top Hawaii Island news stories from the “Hawaii Tribune-Herald”, published in Hilo, Hawaii. Views expressed in this Hawaii news summary are those of the reporters and correspondents.
A close-up view of the lower Puna eruption is currently reserved for the bold and those willing to risk a citation.
Although the school year has ended, Keaau High School will be bustling with activity throughout the end of June as state and county agencies offer free medical care to residents.
HONOLULU — Honolulu’s mayor has vetoed a bill aimed at setting limits for what ride-hailing services such as Uber and Lyft can charge during peak demand.
By Santa Clara Valley Medical Center
— The Respiratory Rehabilitation Unit (RRU) is one of the longest standing spinal cord injury neurointensive care units in the United States.
A special session of the state Legislature to help lava-ravaged Puna is being mulled for mid-August, as Hawaii County works with local legislators to put a plan together.
Close swimming pools on weekends. Shutter gyms and other county facilities two days a week. Suspend the county recycling program. Stop funding community events such as the Cherry Blossom Festival.
Police are seeking leads into the alleged assault of a 34-year-old woman in Hilo.
Doctors will decide today when Mayor Harry Kim will be able to leave the hospital, according to his spokeswoman.
Jury selection was to begin Monday in the trial of longtime marijuana activist Mike Ruggles, accused by authorities of operating an unlicensed medical cannabis dispensary at his Fern Acres home.
An earthquake felt in Hilo at 2:24 p.m. today was not strong enough to generate a tsunami, according to the Pacific Tsunami Warning Center.
A 4.4-magnitude earthquake struck Tuesday afternoon on the south flank of Kilauea volcano.