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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.
Like many 11-year-old girls, Vasilisa Ampleyeva wants to be a ballerina.
HILO — Since March 2013, 23 inmates were mistakenly released from Hawaii jails and prisons with 16 — more than two-thirds — released from Hawaii Community Correctional Center.
KAINALIU — When Piilani Rivera came to the King’s Daughters Ministry thrift store on Saturday, she was expecting to pick up some clothes and other items for her family.
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.
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.
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.
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.
KAILUA-KONA — Rough seas resulted in the rescue of three people Friday afternoon in Puna.
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.
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.