West Hawaii News

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, including text, photos, images, and videos, is supplied by “West Hawaii Today” unless otherwise stated.  This news summary also provides links to the Hawaii Island surf report, the latest video from BBC World News, current trends in science and technology, and an analysis of current trends in geopolitics, terrorism, and cyber security.  Accessed on 08 June 2019, 1455 UTC, Post 19009.

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Trial set in hospital stabbing case

HILO — A 21-year-old Pahoa man accused of injuring four people during a violent, knife-wielding rampage March 20 at Hilo Medical Center pleaded not guilty Thursday to attempted murder and other charges.

Corruption trial focuses on alleged fake notary

HONOLULU — Jurors in a Hawaii corruption trial heard testimony Friday about an imaginary notary U.S. authorities say former Honolulu deputy prosecutor Katherine Kealoha invented and whose signature appears on documents she drafted for the uncle she’s accused of framing.

Cleanups planned for World Oceans Day today

KAILUA-KONA — Events are scheduled around the world today in celebration of World Oceans Day, and that includes some local opportunities for people on the island to show some love to the waters all around them.

Man charged in Kalaoa stabbing

KAILUA-KONA — A man is facing assault charges after a reported stabbing late Thursday in Kalaoa that sent two men to the hospital.

Kona teen reported missing

KAILUA-KONA — Hawaii Island police are asking for the public’s help in locating a teenager who was reported missing in Kailua-Kona.

HHSC responds to Kohala Hospital making list of troubled nursing homes

KAILUA-KONA — A report released this month by two U.S. senators identified Kohala Hospital among a list of candidates for a program that puts increased scrutiny on nursing homes with a poor record of providing quality care.


Other news sources”

Hawaii Island surf report: https://www.orchidlandsurf.com/surfreport/

BBC World News video: https://www.bbc.com/news/av/10462520/one-minute-world-news

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Russ Roberts