Hawaii Island News, afternoon edition, 19 Dec 2018

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“Hawaii Business Magazine”, 19 December 2018, published in Honolulu, Hawaii.

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

HAWAI‘I ISLAND
Personnel changes in county Public Works, Planning
The county announced Tuesday that Public Works Director Allan Simeon, who was appointed in April, will step down from that job on Jan. 31. He will remain an engineer with the department. Tribune-Herald. Big Island Video News.

Wrongful death lawsuit against former cop is moving forward
The family is suing former officer Jody Buddemeyer, Hawaii County and the Hawaii Police Department for the wrongful death of husband and father, Jeffrey Surnow, 69, of Michigan, after he was fatally struck by the former officer while riding a bicycle on Waikoloa Road on March 1, 2015. West Hawaii Today.

Hawaii Innocence Project asks state AG to “take action” against retired judge
The Hawaii Innocence Project is accusing a retired Seattle judge of interfering with its attempt to exonerate a man convicted of the Christmas Eve 1991 abduction, rape and murder of Dana Ireland. Tribune-Herald.