Hawaii Island News, 30 July 2018

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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.

Three rescued Saturday off Onekahakaha

Six units, including a county helicopter, rescue boat and jet ski were involved in the rescue of two swimmers and a kayaker late Saturday afternoon in waters off Onekahakaha Beach Park in Hilo.

Volunteers continue restoration at anchialine pools

For Zach Laird and Jonathan Reagan, students at Jesuit Dallas, a school in Texas, taking an active role in an environment thousands of miles from home is, they hope, something that can inspire others to contribute as well.

Ige, Hanabusa evenly split state in campaign contributions

Gov. David Ige and his primary Democratic challenger, U.S. Rep. Colleen Hanabusa, are running a neck-and-neck race, based on total campaign contributions and poll numbers. They’re also evenly dividing the state’s ZIP codes and major islands when it comes to who’s sending them checks.

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Until next time,
Russ Roberts