West Hawaii News

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Accessed on 18 June 2019, 1455 UTC, Pot 19059.

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South Kona gas station catches fire

CAPTAIN COOK — A family owned gas station in South Kona caught fire Monday morning after a vehicle apparently ignited while pumping gas.

Mauna Lani gets $200M overhaul

HONOLULU — The Mauna Lani will reopen by January as the state’s first hotel in the luxury Auberge Resorts Collection after doubling its renovation budget to $200 million.

Police ID Pahoa crash victim

A Pahoa woman who died from injuries sustained in a single-vehicle crash that occurred on Saturday morning on Government Beach Road, 2.8 miles South of Kahakai Boulevard has been identified as 66-year-old Jenny Diaz.

Captain Cook home destroyed Sunday in fire

A Captain Cook home was destroyed in a fire Sunday afternoon that started when an oil filled lamp fell onto floor. The occupant was able to evacuate the house without any injuries, the Fire Department said in a press release Monday.


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