Welcome to the morning edition of “Hawaii News Digest.” In this post, we’ll examine some of the top Hawaii Island News stories compiled by the “Hawaii Tribune-Herald”, based in Hilo, Hawaii. Views expressed in this Hawaii News summary are those of the reporters and correspondents. Here are the details.
Accessed on 28 December 2018, 1525 UTC, Post 18181.
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KAILUA-KONA — Destin Foree was overcome with emotion as he stood at the steps of a Kailua-Kona condo with his wife and four sons as the key to the front door was given to them — permanently.
KAILUA-KONA — The minister of the Kona Koyasan Daishiji Mission in Holualoa is at home recovering after a reported robbery Wednesday left him with numerous abrasions to his head, neck and elbows.
Puna Geothermal Venture’s $150,000 donation to Hawaii County for disaster response was unrelated to its request to build an emergency access road over the lava flow, says its Hawaii representative.
Visit Park City
— Get the most out of your 3-day Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday weekend with a visit to Park City, Utah
An environmental assessment is being drafted for a proposed small satellite launch facility in East Hawaii.
Tourism to the Big Island was down from last year for the sixth month in a row, according to preliminary data from the Hawaii Tourism Authority.
A brief look at news from throughout the state.
Hawaii Island has plenty of basalt rock.
CAPTAIN COOK — Alika Kinimaka just got out of church Christmas Day when he learned his family’s business in Captain Cook had been broken into and ransacked.
Another wastewater discharge from Big Island Dairy this week is the latest to leave Ookala residents frustrated.
As 2018 comes to an end, revelers and fans of classic rock can celebrate together as Big Island musicians pay tribute to the music of Pink Floyd.