Here are the top Hawaii Island News stories from 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 02 January 2019, 1434 UTC, Post 18201.
A new permanent building for University of Hawaii at Hilo pharmacy students is facing yet another construction delay, but university officials expect the long-awaited project to be finished by next summer.
HONOLULU — Good Samaritans on nearby merchant vessels rescued 16 members of the crew of a Panamanian car carrier heading from Japan to Hawaii that caught fire early Monday morning in the Pacific Ocean, said the U.S. Coast Guard.
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.