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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 — Poor firefighting conditions are expected to persist through the next several days as fire crews work to suppress a brush fire that has scorched 14,750 acres along Highway 190.
KAILUA-KONA —Hawaii Island police are investigating the death of a man and woman at an apartment complex in Kailua-Kona.
HONOLULU – Gov. David Ige has ordered that the United States flag and the Hawaii state flag be flown at half-staff at the Hawaii State Capitol and upon all state offices and agencies as well as the Hawaii National Guard in the State of Hawaii, from sunrise to sunset on Saturday.
HILO — A bill that increases penalties for those who assault health-care workers has been signed into law by Gov. David Ige.
HILO — Hurricane Hector is forecast to strengthen as it enters the Central Pacific, likely late Sunday.