Welcome to the “West Hawaii News” update from Hawaii News Digest. Views expressed in this Hawaii News summary are those of the reporters and correspondents. Content supplied by “West Hawaii Today.” Accessed on 02 June 2019, 1455 UTC, Post 18979.
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KAILUA-KONA More than two years after the state released a draft study to extend Daniel K. Inouye Highway, a final environmental impact statement on the project has yet to come out.
KAILUA-KONA Hundreds gathered along side the streets of Kailua-Kona and inside a ballroom at the Sheraton Kona Resort and Spa at Keauhou Bay on Saturday to pay final respects to a fire captain who perished in a three-vehicle accident last week.
HILO When is recyclable not recyclable?
— Aiming to evoke a feeling of wonder and inspiration, Mazda’s latest commercial titled, “Dream Bigger.”
The Hawaii Fire Department extinguished a fire that consumed a house in Hawaii Ocean View Estates Friday night.
HILO Twelve homeless people sheltering in Mooheau Park were moved to shelters following a deep clean of the parks facilities.
KAILUA-KONA Genki Sushi at Kona Commons will remain closed this weekend after the company requested a scheduled inspection be delayed to allow for more time to clean and treat the establishment.
KAILUA-KONA Staff shortages in the county Department of Environmental Management forced the closure Friday of two transfer stations in Kona, an issue thats repeatedly plagued the department in recent months.
HILO A pay plan for firefighters that includes raises as well as bonuses and other perks could be on shaky ground, with Mayor Harry Kim opposed and the County Council offering only tepid support.
KAILUA-KONA The 26-year-old driver of a white Kia Soul that became well-known on social media for its handlers erratic and dangerous actions behind the wheel has pleaded not guilty to all charges filed in the case.
KAILUA-KONA Police on Friday identified the pedestrian killed in an early Thursday hit-and-run collision in Kailua Village.
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