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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.
HILO — Two Kona road projects and an express Kona-Hilo bus route face delays because of new expenses created by Hurricane Lane.
KAILUA-KONA — The Keahuolu Courthouse is taking shape, but Kona’s first centralized judiciary complex remains about a year away from the gavel striking the block.
KEALAKEKUA — A preliminary hearing has been scheduled for Friday for the three suspects accused of beating a hotel security guard earlier this week.
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— Did you know that cybercriminals can break into your vehicle without even touching it?
Police on Friday arrested and charged a 33-year-old Pasadena, Calif., man on a bench warrant issued Sept. 12 with a sealed indictment.
KAILUA-KONA — A man remains in critical condition following an assault that occurred early Monday morning in the parking lot of the Kona Seaside Hotel.
KEALAKEKUA — Bail was reimposed to $250,000 on an 18-year-old man, accused of felony sex offenses, after reports of violating bail conditions a second time.
While Hawaii Volcanoes National Park reopens Saturday, visitors might find it hard to park.
KAILUA-KONA — Long after Brandon Curry and Sei Smith finish their last day at Kahakai Elementary School, the trees they and their peers planted at the campus Tuesday will continue to bear fruit, giving the students who come after them a source of food and learning.
A decision on a whether there will be a special session of the state Legislature to consider disaster relief funding appropriation, especially for Puna communities impacted by lava from Kilauea volcano’s lower East Rift Zone eruption, needs to be made soon.
During the week of Sept. 10-16, 2018, Hawaii Island police arrested 28 motorists for driving under the influence of an intoxicant. Three of the drivers were involved in a traffic accident. One of the drivers was under the age of 21.