West Hawaii News, 13 Jan 2019

Welcome to the Sunday edition of “Hawaii News Digest”–West Hawaii News.  Views expressed in this Hawaii News summary are those of the reporters and correspondents.  Topics cited in this post are from today’s issue of “West Hawaii Today”, published in Kailua-Kona, Hawaii.

Accessed on 13 January 2019, 1506 UTC, Post 18256.



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‘It’s a part of us’

HONAUNAU — Like many who saw the reports of overflowing trash bins and desecration at Puuhonua o Honaunau National Historical Park and the surrounding area, Hala Medeiros said she was upset by the news.

Gone in a SNAP

Just outside the Department of Human Service’s South Hilo unit, about a dozen people waited Wednesday morning.

Man charged with disorderly conduct, assault

KAILUA-KONA — Hawaii Island police have charged 36-year-old Daniel Walker with disorderly conduct and assault following a reported incident on Wednesday in the Lalamilo Farm Lots area.