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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.
HILO — The County Council doesn’t want the Big Island to be known as the hand-me-down island and is asking the Mass Transit Administration to quit accepting used buses from other counties.
HILO — The disarray at the county Mass Transit Agency continues with the resignation of Administrator Maria “Sole” Aranguiz.
HILO — The federal government has denied the state’s request for “individual assistance” for Hurricane Lane, Hawaii County officials said Thursday.
HILO — After sustaining considerable damage from thousands of earthquakes, Highway 11 near Hawaii Volcanoes National Park will undergo repairs throughout the weekend and next week.
HOOKENA — Hookena Elementary School third-grade teacher Leimamo Lind-Strauss wants her students to know science is all around — from the stars above to the ocean surrounding them.
Pleas were entered Wednesday in Hilo Circuit Court in separate cases involving the alleged possession of child pornography.
KAILUA-KONA — Oahu-based military units will convoy this week between Pohakuloa Training Area, Kawaihae Harbor and Ellison Onizuka Kona International Airport at Keahole.
HONOLULU — Seven researchers have been evacuated from a remote atoll in the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands as a powerful hurricane headed their way, officials said Wednesday.
KAILUA-KONA — Being anchored in coral, in too shallow water and too close to the Kailua Pier navigation channel may land the owner of a 196-foot yacht in Kailua Bay a misdemeanor offense and a fine.
Hawaii County Council members gave a measure intended to help struggling businesses in Pahoa and Volcano a negative recommendation this week.