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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.
Researchers from Rice University in Houston recently joined colleagues from Western Washington University and the University of Rhode Island in placing seismometers off the coast of Hawaii Island with the hopes of gaining new insight into the landscape under the ocean floor.
Continuous seismic activity at Kilauea has led state and county road crews to monitor a stretch of Highway 11 for signs of deterioration.
The manhunt that started when Officer Bronson Kaliloa was fatally shot and culminated with officers shooting and killing the suspect, Justin Waiki, “took up a lot of resources,” said police Maj. Robert Wagner on Monday.
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KAILUA-KONA — The state canceled a grant funding Hawaii County’s purchase of a land parcel that was to serve as a buffer between development and the Waiopae tide pools.
Police are seeking four individuals they think might have provided assistance to fugitive Justin Waiki after he allegedly shot and killed Officer Bronson Kaliloa July 17 on Highway 11 in Mountain View.
HONOLULU — Two Native Hawaiian practitioners no longer face charges for illegally taking the remains of a small, ailing whale the pair watched over before it died and burying them at sea off Kawaihae.
Memorial services for fallen Officer Bronson Kaliloa, who was fatally shot in the line of duty July 17, will be Saturday, Aug. 4 at Afook-Chinen Civic Auditorium in Hilo.
State and county road crews are closely monitoring the condition of Highway 11 between mile marker 28.5 at the entrance to Hawaii Volcanoes National Park and mile marker 31.7 past Namakanipaio campground, the county said in a written statement today.
CORRECTION 4:19 p.m. July 23: The date of services for Officer Kaliloa is Saturday, Aug. 4. A previous version had an incorrect date. The Tribune-Herald regrets the error.