Hawaii Island News, 02 Nov 2018

Accessed on 02 Nov 2018, 1333 UTC, Post #17901.

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

Up close and personal

Curious residents gathered Thursday at Hilo International Airport to look at four Hawaii Air National Guard fighter jets conducting training exercises on the Big Island.

DOH wants to know more about people’s food habits

The state Department of Health is rolling out a statewide survey to learn more about food habits of residents and visitors, and find out if there are any behaviors associated with possible risks for foodborne illnesses, including rat lungworm disease.

State fines 2 Big Island companies

The state Department of Health’s Clean Air Branch fined seven companies, including Puna Geothermal Venture and Ludwig Construction Inc., for violations.

Bubba Gump Shrimp Co. in Kona to close

KAILUA-KONA — Bubba Gump Shrimp Co. on Alii Drive will cease operations in December “due to lease expiration,” said company senior vice president and chief operating officer Jim Dufault on Wednesday.

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Russ Roberts