Welcome to the “Hawaii State 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 video, provided by the “Honolulu Star-Advertiser.”
Accessed on 04 July 2019, 1935 UTC, Post 19146.
Please scroll down to read your selections.
The earthquake struck near the town of Ridgecrest, about 150 miles northeast of Los Angeles.Read more
Barbara is expected to dissipate east of Hawaii, but rain and wind is still possible for the islands next week. Read more
The new law makes California the first state to ban workplace and school discrimination against black people for wearing hairstyles such as braids, twists and locks. Read more
San Francisco to spend over $600K to paint over George Washington mural considered offensive, racist
The San Fransisco school board unanimously voted to destroy a controversial mural displayed in a public high school. Read more
Here are the highlights from celebrations around the country. Read more
“I’m super grateful for everybody who came out here to support,” Sudo said.Read more
The cane, with a built-in electric light that she used to signal from a lifeboat, is one of several maritime items that will be up for auction on July 19 and 20, 2019, in Newport, R.I. Read more
The court said the indictment against Kealoha “clearly establishes the crimes of which Respondent Kealoha was convicted involved dishonesty.” Read more
A reality TV host at heart, President Donald Trump is promising the “show of a lifetime” for the hundreds of thousands of revelers who flock to the National Mall every year on the Fourth of July. The tanks are in place for the display of military muscle and protesters are ready to make their voices heard. Read more
Based on a preliminary investigation, the pilot advised the Kona International Airport control tower that they needed to land on a road. Read more
They entered and removed property from a Manoa home on Paty Drive. Read more
Hawaii Attorney General Clare E. Connors today joined a coalition of 22 attorneys general in filing an amicus brief with the U.S. Supreme Court arguing that federal anti-discrimination laws should protect LGBTQ+ employees. Read more
Waimanalo teacher Blade Shepherd-Jones has returned from his expedition to the Arctic, with plenty of stories to share with his students. Read more
Hawaii island police are looking for a male suspect who reportedly stole an engagement/wedding ring at a gas station in Kailua-Kona. Read more
At 200 pounds, Kama3 was in retirement at the ranch and living out the rest of her days in peace. Read more
A Hawaii residential association is exploring ways to curb tourist access to a subdivision that lost numerous homes to a volcanic eruption, a report said.Read more
A 65-year-old Puhi man was critically injured in a single-vehicle crash Tuesday night in Puhi, Kauai police said today. Read more
The Netherlands will play the United States for the Women’s World Cup title after Jackie Groenen sealed a 1-0 victory over Sweden in extra time today.Read more
Many of the overturned headstones date back to the early 1900s. Read more
A judge, however, credited Special Operations Chief Edward Gallagher with enough time already spent in custody to ensure he won’t be locked up. Read more
Dozens of ambulances transported at least 244 people who either vomited or grew dizzy hours after eating a breakfast of chicken stew with egg and rice and drinking water in a sports center in suburban Pasig city. Read more
Other news sources:
Central Pacific Hurricane Center: https://www.nhc.noaa.gov/cphc/
Hawaii Island surf report: https://www.orchidlandsurf.com/surfreports/
My online newsletter: https://hawaiinewsdigest.com
Latest science news: https://hawaiisciencedigest.net
Geopolitics, terrorism, cyber security: https://hawaiiintelligencedaily.com
For the latest Hawaii State, Hawaii Island, West Hawaii, and Hawaii Sports News, please check the blog sidebars and links. These news feeds are updated daily. Thanks for joining us today.
Until next time,