West Hawaii Today Posted on May 20, 2022 by Russ Roberts Students walk out of Keaau High School in protest over sexual assaults. Views expressed in this West Hawaii News summary are those of the reporters and correspondents. Accessed on 20 May 2022, 1239 UTC. Content provided by “West Hawaii Today.” Full access requires subscription to “West Hawaii Today.” Source: https://www.westhawaiitoday.com/ Please click link or scroll down to read your selections. Editors’ Picks Students walk out of Keaau High in protest More than 100 students walked out of Keaau High School on Thursday, protesting sexual assault and providing both awareness and support for victims. 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