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Here are today’s top West Hawaii news stories from “West Hawaii Today”. Views expressed in this Hawaii news summary are those of the reporters and correspondents.
KAILUA-KONA — A search warrant at a home in the Kona Palisades yielded hundreds of marijuana plants, officials confirmed Wednesday.
KAILUA-KONA — Today, the Hawaii Supreme Court ruled unanimously that the state Board of Land and Natural Resources was not required to hold a contested case hearing before consenting to a sublease by the University of Hawaii to TMT International Observatory for the construction of the Thirty Meter Telescope on Maunakea.
KAILUA-KONA — Fire crews continue to battle a brush fire in Volcanoes National Park that has seen little signs of containment.
HONOLULU — The number of Hawaii reef fish caught by fishermen with commercial marine licenses for the aquarium trade has fallen by about 80 percent since a state court ruling slowed the industry and stopped the use of fine mesh nets last year.
HILO — Mayor Harry Kim plans to ask the state Legislature for $550 million for disaster recovery following three months of destructive lava flows and earthquakes in the wake of the May 3 eruption of Kilauea volcano.
KAILUA-KONA — Around a dozen wild horses in Waipio Valley have died inexplicably and in similar fashion over the last two months.