Welcome to the New Year’s Day edition of “Hawaii News Digest”–a Hawaii Island-base blog focusing on Hawaii Island, West Hawaii, Hawaii State, and Hawaii Sports News. Views expressed in this Hawaii news summary are those of the reporters and correspondents. Today’s post examines some of the top Hawaii Island News stories from the “Hawaii Tribune-Herald.”
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Accessed on 01 January 2019, 1515 UTC, Post 18199.
Starting today, the state Department of Health will provide medical aid in dying to patients who request it, and has launched a new page on its website where patients can make requests and learn more about the process.
Seven people, including one wanted for robbery, were arrested Friday in Leilani Estates as part of a sweep aimed specifically at squatters illegally occupying residences in the lava-ravaged lower Puna subdivision.