Welcome to the Saturday edition of “Hawaii News Digest”–West Hawaii News. Views expressed in this Hawaii News summary are those of the reporters and correspondents. Contents provided by today’s online issue of “West Hawaii Today”, published in Kailua-Kona, Hawaii.
Accessed on 26 January 2019, 1650 UTC, Post 18325.
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KAILUA-KONA — Dan Sabo won a telescope at a science conference years ago.
KAILUA-KONA — West Hawaii was not immune to the effects of a 35-day government shutdown, which forced federal employees into furlough or to work without the promise of a paycheck.
HONALO — Fitted with boots, a helmet and a smile, Moani Kanehailua sat astride “Elvis,” and holding onto the reins, gave the horse a confident “Walk on” before entering the arena with the help of some volunteers to join Bronson Gomes, sitting astride “Early.”
SAN FRANCISCO — A Hawaiian Airlines flight from Honolulu to New York City was diverted to San Francisco after a male flight attendant died of an apparent heart attack, officials said Friday.
HONOLULU — A deal has fallen through to send a late 19th century iron-hulled ship from Honolulu to Scotland.