Hawaii Island News, 14 August 2018

Accessed on 14 August 2018, 1338 UTC, Post #17424.



Please click link or scroll down to read your selections.


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.

Big Island prefers Hanabusa

The Big Island, especially West Hawaii and some areas in Puna, preferred U.S. Rep. Colleen Hanabusa over incumbent Gov. David Ige in Saturday’s Democratic primary election.

State gives up travel ban legal fight

HONOLULU — The state is dropping its legal fight against President Donald Trump’s travel ban on citizens from several mostly Muslim countries after the U.S. Supreme Court upheld the policy.

Police arrest 21 for DUI

During the week of Aug. 6-12, Hawaii Island police arrested 21 motorists for DUI. Three of the drivers were involved in a traffic accident and one was younger than 21.

For the latest Hawaii Island, West Hawaii, Hawaii State, and local sports news, please check the blog sidebars and links.  These news feeds are updated daily.  Thanks for joining us today.
Until next time,
Russ Roberts