Welcome to the Friday morning edition of “Hawaii News Digest”–Hawaii Island News. Views expressed in this Hawaii News summary are those of the reporters and correspondents. Content provided by the online issue of the “Hawaii Tribune-Herald”, based in Hilo, Hawaii.
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KAILUA-KONA — A long-term solution for access to the Huehue lava tube is being looked at by the state Department of Transportation.
A community meeting will be held at 6:30 p.m. today at the Paauilo Gym Annex to discuss access to lands in Ookala and address concerns of local hunters.
Hawaii County is taking the lead on responding to anticipated protests of the Thirty Meter Telescope on Maunakea, lawmakers were told Thursday.
Hawaii County’s Department of Water Supply is asking Papaikou residents to conserve water after a well went offline.
HONOLULU — A Honolulu man has admitted to paying about $240,000 in bribes to a Hawaii official to secure a $2.5 million state contract for his company.