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COVID-19 District Testing

Hawaii County will end its COVID-19 District Testing this week.

Views expressed in this Hawaii Island News summary are those of the reporters and correspondents.

Content provided by the “Hawaii Tribune-Herald.”

Accessed on 19 May 2021, 1225 UTC, Post 22,905.


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Firefighters kept busy

The Hawaii Fire Department was kept busy with a structure fire in North Kohala on Sunday and a brush fire in Ka‘u on Monday.

UH to require vaccinations

University of Hawaii students must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 in order to return to campuses in the fall, it was announced Monday.

Feds: Mountain View man received large shipments of meth via mail

A 35-year-old Mountain View man is in custody at the Federal Detention Center in Honolulu after a search warrant executed on an Ala Loop home last week turned up more than a half-pound of methamphetamine, 91 marijuana plants and more than $100,000 in cash, according to federal court documents.


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Russ Roberts

Retired News director of Pacific Radio Group Radio Stations on Hawaii-the Big Island. I have more than 40 years of broadcast experience, including positons at KTUH-FM (UH-Manoa), KPOI-FM (Honolulu). KHLO-AM (Hilo), KKBG-FM (KBIG-FM)(Hilo/Kona), KAPA-FM (Hilo-Kona). Native-FM (Hilo-Kona), and ESPN Hawaii (Hilo-Kona). Former University of Hawaii-Hilo librarian. Retired Air Force Officer. Amatuer (Ham) Radio operator since 1977 (currently holds the Amateur Extra Class License from the FCC-KH6JRM).... Can read, write, and speak Russian. Retired on 30 September 2011, but still maintains a Hawaii Island News Blog.

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