Hawaii Island News, 01 October 2018

Accessed on 01 October 2018, 1341 UTC, Post #17736.

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Comment: 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.

Blessing held for Portuguese cultural and education center

About 60 people braved a heat index that officially reached 91 degrees Sunday to bless the site of the future home of the Hawaii Island Portuguese Chamber of Commerce Cultural and Educational Center at the corner of Komohana and Ponahawai streets in Hilo.

Volunteers clean up 2 tons of trash at Honokohau Harbor

Less than half an hour after divers leapt into the water at Honokohau Harbor, the designated drop zone was covered with yards of hose and fishing line, stacks of tires and even the odd carpet. And there was still plenty of work to be done.

Hirono calls GOP’s hypocrisy claim ‘manufactured moral outrage’

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.”

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Russ Roberts