Hawaii Island News, afternoon edition, 11 October 2018

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“Hawaii Business Magazine”, 11 October 2018.

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Comment:  Here are today’s top Hawaii Island news stories from “Hawaii Business Magazine”, published in Honolulu, Hawaii.  Views expressed in this Hawaii news summary are those of the reporters and correspondents.

Energy officials discuss impact of natural disasters on renewable energy 
Hawaii Island’s renewable energy portfolio took a hit from a series of natural disasters this year, losing both geothermal and hydroelectric power sources. West Hawaii Today.

Discussions on helicopter operations to take place today
A new committee that aims to address noise created by tour helicopters will meet for the first time today. Tribune-Herald.

Head of housing office rescinds resignation
Neil Gyotoku, Hawaii County’s administrator of the Office of Housing and Community Development, has rescinded his resignation in a letter to Mayor Harry Kim.  Star-Advertiser.

County seeks applicants for boards, commissions
Hawaii County is seeking applicants to fill vacancies on various boards and commissions. Members of most of these panels serve for staggered terms of five years on a voluntary basis. Tribune-Herald.

Puna health clinic teams up with Kau Hospital
Puna Community Medical Center in Pahoa became a division of Kau Hospital earlier this month in an effort to improve medical services in the area. Tribune-Herald.

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Russ Roberts