West Hawaii News, 05 August 2018


Accessed on 05 August 2018, 1021 UTC, Post #17371.

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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.

Lt. Gov pits loaded Dem field

KAILUA-KONA — With less than a week to go before the primary, candidates for lieutenant governor are making their final passes across the state.

GOP candidates call for change

WAIKOLOA VILLAGE — Two candidates in the Republican Party primary faced off on issues including affordable housing and agriculture Saturday morning at the Waikoloa Village Golf Club.

Farewell to a hero

HILO — More than a thousand people, including police officers and first responders from across Hawaii and beyond, paid their final respects Saturday to fallen Hawaii Police Department Officer Bronson Kaliloa.

Fire hits 15k acres; 70 percent contained

KAILUA-KONA — Efforts to battle a brush fire near Waikoloa continue and are likely to go on through the weekend and into Monday, said West Hawaii Battalion Chief Michael Grace.

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Russ Roberts