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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.
KAILUA-KONA — Along a stretch of an ancient trail north of Hawaii Community College – Palamanui, Camilo Ramirez and his son, Essien, carefully laid lava rocks along the trail’s edge, restoring the walls that had been kicked and tumbled by the goats that have taken up residence.
KAILUA-KONA — A preliminary settlement has been reached in a class action lawsuit filed against Genki Sushi, a distributor and an importer responsible for the 2016 hepatitis A outbreak that infected nearly 300 people and exposed many others to the virus.
HONOLULU — The Hawaii Supreme Court on Friday threw off the November ballot a proposed constitutional amendment that would have established a surcharge on investment property to help fund public education.
KAILUA-KONA — A 37-year-old man will stand trial for allegedly vandalizing the Body Glove vessel in September as it sat moored in Kailua Bay.
KAILUA-KONA — Rep. Tulsi Gabbard of Hawaii’s 2nd Congressional District may be planning to test her political viability on a national stage.
KAILUA-KONA — An energy was undeniable as over 200 women gathered at a Kona resort to listen and talk about ways to overcome personal and social issues and how to be successful in their lives.
The state’s supreme court today struck down a ballot measure for a proposed constitutional amendment, saying it violates state law that ballot questions “be clear and not misleading.”
HONOLULU — Hawaii health officials are urging health care organizations to prepare for the law allowing doctors to fulfill requests from terminally ill patients to prescribe life-ending medication.