Welcome to the Monday morning 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 the current issue of “West Hawaii Today”, published in Kailua-Kona, Hawaii.
Accessed on 21 January 2019, 1525 UTC, Post 18296.
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KAILUA-KONA — Save the sharks?
HONOLULU — The superintendent of Hawaii’s statewide public school district is getting a one-year contract extension.
The third annual Hilo Women’s March and Kona Women’s March were as much a celebration as a demonstration, with many participants still riding the wave of excitement from the influx of women being elected to Congress last November.
KAILUA-KONA — Bill Santos got a haircut on Saturday — not something he does very frequently, just every four or five years.
KAILUA-KONA — Every January, service providers head out to the beaches and the bush to search for Hawaii Island’s most elusive population — its homeless.
HILO — It sounds too good to be true: A national law firm wants to sue Big Pharma on behalf of Hawaii County in a no-risk deal that has the county paying nothing if it loses, but sharing in any damage awards if it wins or settles.
KAILUA-KONA — Scores of people took to the streets Saturday for the Kona Women’s March.