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Comment: 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.
KAILUA-KONA — Konawaena High School senior Kainani Reeves-Bachman has a burning fire for propagating native species. That passion led to her planting four lama trees within the Palamanui campus for her senior STEM project.
KAILUA-KONA — The Hawaii senator in the national spotlight for her blunt criticisms of male behavior surrounding the controversial Supreme Court nomination said questions about one of her own male political allies with a checkered domestic past are nothing more than “more manufactured moral outrage led by the Republican leadership.”
HONOLULU — A man accused of killing and dismembering his mother in their Waikiki apartment has pleaded guilty.
KEALAKEKUA — Trial gets underway Tuesday for a former Hawaii Police Department officer charged with negligent homicide for allegedly fatally striking a bicyclist while he was on-duty in March 2015.
WAIKOLOA — Waikoloa Village residents agreed emergency responders worked hard to protect their homes from an 18,000-acre brush fire that raged near their properties in August.