Hawaii Island News

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Accessed on 13 June 2019, 1515 UTC, Post 19034.



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Police arrest 25 drivers for DUI

During the week of June 3-9, Hawaii Island police arrested 25 motorists for DUI. Three of the drivers were involved in a traffic accident and three were younger than 21.

HMC adds cardiologist

Hilo Medical Center’s cardiac program has expanded once again, with the addition of a second interventional cardiologist.

Injured hiker rescued on Maunakea

A 68-year-old grandfather from Arizona who suffered a broken thighbone while hiking off a Maunakea trail below the W.M. Keck Observatory was rescued Monday night.


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Russ Roberts