West Hawaii News 07/24/2019

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Mayor Kim given no deadline by governor; ‘The Rock’ visits protesters

Mayor Harry Kim said today that he hopes to meet with Hawaiian community leaders, including those leading the protests at Maunakea, before the end of the week.

 • Updated 3:35 pm

Governor visits TMT opponents for first time


• Updated 7:27 am

Honor roll: Big Islander among hundreds of Vietnam veterans honored by ‘In Memory’ program

 • Updated 9:18 am

Judge denies TRO to stop TMT construction

 • Updated 12:05 am

West Hawaii affordable housing projects moving forward

 • Updated 10:42 am

Council committee advances changes to Kona CDP

HILO — Despite concerns from about a dozen testifiers that changes to Kona’s community development plan would make it harder to hold developers accountable for their promises, a County Council panel Tuesday advanced a measure making a host of amendments.

Updated 12:05 am

North Kohala teen reported missing

Updated 1:39 pm

Police seeking info on suspicious vehicle seen near brush fire

Updated 3:39 pm

Naalehu woman pleads not guilty to murder, attempted murder charges

Updated 12:05 am

Late Wife’s True Identity Leaves Husband Floored

Police seek public’s help ID’ing burglary suspects

Updated 9:05 am

FEMA sending specialists to Big Island to help resolve eruption relief issues

Updated 12:05 am

Little League Softball: Gold Coast falls in title game in Montana

Updated 12:05 am

WHT at 50: More development and space for growth in Kona

Updated 12:05 am

Water service restored to Puako Beach Drive residents

Updated 8:41 pm

Highways reopen after brush fires

Updated 9:53 pm

Police arrest 22 for suspected DUI
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