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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.
Astronomers using W.M. Keck Observatory atop Maunakea and the Hubble Space Telescope have captured the best images yet of two black holes merging.
Police report that Kawai Griego, who was missing, was found in good condition Tuesday in Waimea.
Police have charged a 21-year-old Hilo man in connection with an early Monday morning robbery that occurred in the alcove of the Palace Theater in Hilo.
By Nature Made
— Ever find that you have a hard time falling asleep, or sleep only fitfully waking every few hours? Sleep doesn’t have to be a challenge.
With a wetter-than-average October, the Big Island continued its unusually rainy year, although drier months might be on the horizon.
KAILUA-KONA — A Kona Circuit Court judge reduced bail for two of the known associates of accused cop killer Justin Waiki.
KAILUA-KONA — Turnout in Hawaii County for Tuesday’s election was among the lowest in the county’s history as well as the lowest in the state this year.
A new study by researchers at the University of Hawaii at Manoa School of Ocean and Earth Science and Technology indicates that as the climate changes in the coming decades, the northward shift of hurricanes toward the Hawaiian Islands will increase chances of landfall, and storm surge will pose severe flood risks to population and infrastructure along coastlines and further inland.
Behold the incredible shrinking County Council.
Should Hawaii County Council members lose pay if they don’t do their job?
Dennis Rueben Bangay, 74, of Kealakekua died Oct. 25 at Kona Community Hospital. Born in Honolulu, he was a journeyman plumber for the state and U.S. Army veteran. Visitation 9-10 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 17, at Daifukuji Soto Mission in Honalo. Memorial service at 10 a.m. Lunch to follow. Casual attire. Survived by wife, Sharen Bangay of Kealakekua; daughter, Tara (Greg) Fournier of Las Vegas; son, Kenneth Kapono (Trisha) Bangay of Colorado Springs, Colo.; brother, Randall (Yvonne) Bangay of Honolulu; sister, Corinne (John) Whitten of Kaneohe, Oahu; five grandchildren; nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and cousins. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.