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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.
No injuries were reported Tuesday morning after a series of explosions engulfed a house in flames in southern Hilo.
County officials were still at a stalemate Tuesday, one week after Puna Councilwoman Jen Ruggles shocked fellow council members by announcing she will refrain from voting or sponsoring legislation because she feared she would be violating international law and committing war crimes against the Hawaiian Kingdom.
KAILUA-KONA — Sgt. 1st Class Reymund Rarogal Transfiguracion, a highly decorated special operations soldier who gave his life for his country, is home.
A lover of literature and rare records, Royce Wilson has spent years building his small used book store in downtown Hilo.
KAILUA-KONA — Hawaii Island police are investigating two reported armed robberies this past weekend in Kailua-Kona.
KEALAKEKUA — A mental examination was ordered for a Kailua-Kona woman accused of attempting to take a child away from a Kealakehe Elementary School classroom.
A brief look at news from throughout the state.
KAILUA-KONA — Some Waikoloa Village residents will be forced to evacuate their homes for multiple days in September as the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers hunts for unexploded ordnance in neighborhoods throughout the village.
The Maunakea Visitor Information Station was closed Sunday and will be closed on Sundays for the foreseeable future as skyrocketing visitor rates overwhelm the facility.
A 77-year-old Kalapana Seaview Estates man told police the boyfriend of one of his tenants reached inside the man’s car through the open front passenger window and, meat cleaver in hand, ordered him to stop the slow-moving vehicle, according to court documents filed by police.