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Here are today’s top West Hawaii news from “West Hawaii Today”, published in Kailua-Kona, Hawaii. Views expressed in this Hawaii news summary are those of the reporters and correspondents.
During public meetings in Pahoa, Hawaii County officials have mostly been vague about what a housing plan for those displaced by the Kilauea eruption might look like.
HILO — Gov. David Ige said at a news conference Monday that a much-discussed lava viewing area might be built outside of the Puna district — comments that were clarified Wednesday by Ige’s staff.
KAILUA-KONA — A mental evaluation was ordered for a man suspected of a carjacking over the weekend despite the 23-year-old’s strong objections Wednesday afternoon in court.
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HONOLULU — An employee of the Hawaii agency that mistakenly sent cellphone and broadcast alerts about an imminent missile attack earlier this year said he saw staff members watching movies or TV on the job.
KAILUA-KONA — More than $300,000 is headed to the state Department of Health to support beach water quality monitoring and information-sharing throughout Hawaii.
KAILUA-KONA — A Honaunau man has been charged with murder in connection with a Saturday shooting on Painted Church Road in South Kona that left one dead and two injured.
KAILUA-KONA — The U.S. Supreme Court’s Tuesday decision in the case of Trump v. Hawaii, which affirmed broad executive powers to restrict or prohibit travel from majority-Muslim countries for national security purposes, inspired universal rebuke among Hawaii politicians and activist groups.
KAILUA-KONA — Glenn Gray, principal of Holualoa Elementary School, will take over as principal of Kealakehe High School on July 2, the Department of Education confirmed Tuesday.
KAILUA-KONA — The physical aesthetic of Kona’s economy is changing as construction begins on a new shopping center, big names in retail switch locations, and some mainstay storefronts appear destined for vacancy while others may soon bustle again with new commerce.