Hawaii Island News

Here are today’s top Hawaii Island news stories from Hawaii News Digest.  Views expressed in this Hawaii News summary are those of the reporters and correspondents.  Content provided by the “Hawaii Tribune-Herald.”  Accessed on 29 May 2019, 1455 UTC, Post 18961.



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Mark Yamanaka: ‘Ohana before Hokus

When Mark Yamanaka’s name was called multiple times at the 42nd Na Hoku Hanohano Awards Saturday night in Honolulu, his collaborators, Kellen and Lihau Paik — collectively known as Kupaoa — collected the coveted statuettes from the Hawaii Academy of Recording Arts.

Honoring the fallen: Speakers at Memorial Day event talk of service, sacrifice

For most, Memorial Day holiday is just a paid holiday from work — celebrating the unofficial start of summer at the beach with family and friends, or with burgers grilled in the backyard and adult beverages.

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Russ Roberts