Accessed on 26 July 2018, 1443 UTC, Post #17292.
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Here are today’s top West Hawaii news stories from “West Hawaii Today”, published in Kailua-Kona, Hawaii. Views expressed in this Hawaii news summary are those of the reporters and correspondents.
KAILUA-KONA — The Board of Land and Natural Resources earlier this month gave a green light to a local business allowing it to move forward with plans to use Napoopoo Landing for commercial tours at Kealakekua Bay.
HILO — Hawaii County Council members approved a fourth version of a vacation rental bill Tuesday, fine-tuning a measure that’s generated a lot of controversy from those on both sides of the issue.
HILO — The 9th Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals sided with a Big Island man on Tuesday when it ruled the Second Amendment affords the right to openly carry a gun in public for self-defense.
HILO — Police said three individuals were arrested Tuesday and a fourth was interviewed who they think may have provided assistance to Justin Waiki while he was on the run after Waiki shot and killed Officer Bronson Kaliloa on July 17.
HONOLULU — Law enforcement agencies that offered rewards for information leading to the arrest of a man suspected of killing a Hawaii Police officer haven’t made decisions about who will receive more than $30,000.
KAILUA-KONA — The Hawaii County Water Board voted Tuesday to raise the power cost charge to ratepayers, while choosing to defer action in a power purchase agreement dispute between the Department of Water Supply and Lalamilo Wind Company.
KEALAKEKUA — Malia Lajala told police she asked Justin Waiki on Friday to turn himself in the days after he became a suspect in last week’s shooting death of Officer Bronson Kaliloa.