West Hawaii News, 06 October 2018


Accessed on 06 October 2018, 1331 UTC, Post #17764.

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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.

Hawaii News

Kilauea alert level lowered
Oct. 06, 2018
The Hawaiian Volcano Observatory reduced Kilauea’s alert level Friday as the volcano remains relatively quiet following months of devastating lava flows on the lower East Rift Zone and dozens of caldera collapses at the summit.
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Evidence displayed to jury in Buddemeyer case
Oct. 06, 2018
KEALAKEKUA — A mangled bicycle and pieces of a vehicle were displayed to a jury in 3rd Circuit Court as evidence for the state against a former Hawaii Police officer charged with negligent homicide.

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Kealakehe High special ed students get real-life experience, lend a helping hand
Oct. 06, 2018 • Updated 8:12 p.m.
KAILUA-KONA — It was sweaty, hot and messy Thursday afternoon in the Lowe’s parking lot in Kailua-Kona. But the heat couldn’t keep seven special students from making quick work of a community project.

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Proposed student code changes to go to public hearing
Oct. 06, 2018 • Updated 3:52 p.m.
KAILUA-KONA — The state Board of Education unanimously voted Thursday to send proposed updates to its student misconduct and discipline code, known as Chapter 19, out for a public hearing.

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Rough seas prompt rescues off Puna
Oct. 05, 2018
KAILUA-KONA — Rough seas resulted in the rescue of three people Friday afternoon in Puna.

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Kamehameha Schools, EPA sign cesspools agreement
Oct. 05, 2018 • Updated 7:38 p.m.
Kamehameha Schools reached an agreement with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency in which more than 3,000 properties owned by the educational trust will be audited to identify and close large-capacity cesspools.
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Panel on helicopter noise taking shape
Oct. 05, 2018 • Updated 7:38 p.m.
HILO — A new roundtable committee that aims to address noise caused by commercial helicopters is seemingly close to being established, nearly two months after its creation was announced at a community meeting on the issue.

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Man sought on outstanding arrest warrants
Oct. 05, 2018
KAILUA-KONA — Police are asking for the public’s located a man wanted for outstanding arrest warrants.

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Hawaii Supreme Court to hear challenge to ballot question
Oct. 05, 2018 • Updated 7:39 p.m.
HONOLULU — The Hawaii Supreme Court has agreed to hear a petition from the state’s four counties that are seeking to quash a ballot question giving the Legislature the power to tax investment real estate to fund education.

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Police investigating reported sexual assault at UH-Hilo
Oct. 05, 2018
KAILUA-KONA — Big Island police are asking for the public’s assistance in identifying a man who allegedly sexually assaulted a woman Thursday night at6 the University of Hawaii at Hilo.

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Until next time,

Russ Roberts

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