Hawaii State News, evening update, 27 August 2018


Accessed on 28 August 2018, 0759 UTC, Post #17532.

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Here are today’s top Hawaii State news stories from EIN News/EIN Presswire.  Views expressed in this Hawaii news summary are those of the reporters and correspondents.

  • Published on 02:59 GMT

    Hawaii’s Little League world champs receive hero’s homecoming at airport

    HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) – The Honolulu Little League team received a hero’s welcome Monday at Honolulu’s airport. The world champs returned on Monday afternoon to a crowd of cheering fans that included friends, family and a few city and state …

    Source: Hawaii News Now
  • Published on 06:55 GMT

    Hawaii schools launch mass texting program for parents

    HAWAII (HawaiiNewsNow) – The majority of Hawaii state schools began transitioning to a new system that will allow schools to mass text important information to parents on Monday. About 200 schools across the Aloha State use SchoolMessenger to communicate …

    Source: Hawaii News Now
  • Published on 01:19 GMT

    Hawaii season-opening upset has Navy on high alert

    Ken Niumatalolo did not sleep as well as he hoped this past weekend. Navy’s 11th-year head coach was a little restless after watching Hawaii upset Colorado State in Fort Collins late Saturday night. Quarterback Cole McDonald led the way as the Rainbow …

  • Published on 04:02 GMT

    Hawaii assessing damage from tropical storm

    By JENNIFER SINCO KELLEHER Associated Press This Friday, Aug. 24, 2018 photo provided by Catarina Zaragoza-Dodge shows cars parked in flood waters outside shops on Kamehameha Avenue in Hilo, Hawaii. Hawaii officials say it’s too early to quantify the …

    Source: Waterbury Republican American
  • Published on 05:30 GMT

    Alabama man fined $1,500 for touching endangered Hawaiian monk seal

    LIHUE, Hawaii — An Alabama man was fined $1,500 for touching a Hawaiian monk seal as well as harassing a sea turtle on Kauai, and then posting the videos on social media. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, or NOAA, said the Alabama …

    Source: Daily Courier
  • Published on Aug 27, 2018

    WWII POWs, buried as unknowns, to get Hawaii memorial marker

    By AUDREY McAVOY Associated Press HONOLULU (AP) — U.S. Army Air Corps veteran Daniel Crowley endured more than three years of slave labor while being held prisoner by Japan during World War II. Last week, the 96-year-old was in Hawaii to participate in a …

    Source: Seattle Chinese Post & Northwest Asian Weekly
  • Published on 02:44 GMT

    My Hawaii – Yomitan Dancers Gear Up for Okinawan Festival

    Mitsue Oshiro-Sensei (third from left) and Kiyoshi Miyagi-Sensei lead the class. Colin Sewake Hawai‘i Herald Columnist “Okinawa is such a beautiful place, not just the ocean and scenery and culture, but the people. I’ve been treated well and taken care of …

    Source: Hawaii Herald
  • Published on Aug 27, 2018

    Just How Bad Was Hawaii’s Volcanic Eruption for Sea Turtles?

    By Jason Bittel Since Hawaii’s Kilauea volcano began erupting in early May, we’ve been mesmerized, month after month, by videos depicting what can happen when molten rock dances through the air, forms gigantic rivers or crashes into a Ford Mustang …

    Source: Ecowatch
  • Published on Aug 27, 2018

    Blood Bank of Hawaii puts out urgent call for donors as supply runs low

    HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) – The Blood Bank of Hawaii is urgently looking for donors to come forward following severe weather that drastically reduced supply. Blood Bank of Hawaii officials say they’re in need of 500 pints of blood to restore their …

    Source: Hawaii News Now
  • Published on 05:15 GMT

    Why the string of volcanoes lying beneath Melbourne could produce eruptions even WORSE than Hawaii

    Geological evidence suggests that an eruption from one of the volcanoes lying beneath Melbourne’s surface has the potential to be worse than an eruption from one of Hawaii’s volcanoes. The 400 volcanoes known as the Newer Volcanic Province (NVP) …

    Source: Charleston Daily Mail
  • Published on Aug 27, 2018

    Madam Pele seemed to step aside as Lane, Hector knocked on Hawaii’s door

    KILAUEA VOLCANO, BIG ISLAND (HawaiiNewsNow) – Even before Tropical Storm Lane paid a visit to Hawaii, many people wondered how an active volcano like Kilauea would interact with a storm system. Some speculated online that a hurricane would solidify  …

    Source: Hawaii News Now
  • Published on 03:27 GMT

    Blood donations sought for local needs, shipments to Hawaii

    Dean Olsen Staff Writer @deanolsenSJR Monday Aug 27, 2018 at 8:36 PM Aug 27, 2018 at 8:36 PM Central Illinois Community Blood Center is making a plea for blood donations to make sure the center has enough for local needs and blood shipments to Hawaii as …

    Source: State Journal Register
  • Published on 05:07 GMT

    Local blood center sharing supply with Hawaii after hurricane

    Please enable Javascript to watch this video DAVENPORT, Iowa — The Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Center was asking for extra donations after sharing some of their excess supply with Hawaii. Blood centers around the country were asked to share blood …

    Source: WQAD
  • Published on 01:21 GMT

    CSU football can’t let Hawaii loss linger

    By Mike Brohard Reporter-Herald Sports Editor FORT COLLINS — A bad loss to a huge underdog. Three consecutive Power 5 opponents approach, starting with rival Colorado on a short week this Friday (7:34 p.m.; CBSSN), a team Colorado State head coach Mike …

  • Published on Aug 27, 2018

    Defense Health Agency Announces Temporary Benefits Change for Hawaiian Beneficiaries Impacted by Hurricane Lane

    Aug. 27, 2018 News DoD News, Defense Media Activity WASHINGTON — The Defense Health Agency today announced beneficiaries affected by Hurricane Lane in Hawaii may see a physician in any location without a referral from their primary care physician, …

    Distribution channels: Military Industry
  • Published on Aug 27, 2018

    Defense Health Agency Announces Temporary Benefits Change for Hawaiian Beneficiaries Impacted by Hurricane Lane

    Aug. 27, 2018 News DoD News, Defense Media Activity WASHINGTON — The Defense Health Agency today announced beneficiaries affected by Hurricane Lane in Hawaii may see a physician in any location without a referral from their primary care physician, …

    Source: Defense.gov
  • Published on 00:21 GMT

    Mel Greig reenacts the VERY embarrassing moment she ‘sharted’ during Hawaiian honeymoon

    In April, the embattled radio host recalled the VERY embarrassing moment she ‘sharted’ on her 2014 honeymoon with ex-husband Steven Pollock. And on Monday, Mel Greig chose to reenact the shocking incident while promoting an upcoming speaking tour …

    Source: Charleston Daily Mail
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