Jennifer Ruggles withdraws from council race, 25 June 2018


Accessed on 25 June 2018, 0340 UTC, Post #17087. Source: http://www.hawaiitribune-herald.com/2018/06/25/hawaii-news/ruggles-drops-out-of-puna-council-race/ Reporter:  Nancy Cook Lauer. Please click link to read the full story. Comment: Puna councilwoman Jennifer Ruggles has put politics on hold and has formally withdrawn her candidacy for re-election to the District 5 County Council seat.  Hawaii County Clerk Stewart Maeda said Ruggles … Continue reading Jennifer Ruggles withdraws from council race, 25 June 2018

Kim signs foam ban


Hawaii News Digest, 21 September 2017, 1455 UTC, Post #15630. Source: Source: http://www.hawaiitribune-herald.com/news/local-news/kim-sign-foam-bill Reporter:  Nancy Cook Lauer (West Hawaii Today). Accessed on 21 September 2017, 1455 UTC. Please click link or enter post title into your browser search box to read the full article. Comment: On Wednesday, 20 September 2017, Hawaii County Mayor Harry Kim … Continue reading Kim signs foam ban

Igloos top choice for homeless village


Hawaii News Digest, 20 September 2017, 1550 UTC, Post #15626 Source: http://www.westhawaiitoday.com/news/local-news/igloos-top-choice-homeless-village Reporter:  Nancy Cook Lauer (West Hawaii Today). Accessed on 20 September 2017, 1550 UTC. Please click link to read the full article. Comment: On Tuesday, 19 September 2017, Lance Niimi, an executive assistant to Hawaii County Mayor Harry Kim, asked the Hawaii County … Continue reading Igloos top choice for homeless village

Second water audit likely


Hawaii News Digest, 20 September 2017, 1540 UTC, Post #15625 Source: http://www.westhawaiitoday.com/news/local-news/second-water-audit-likely Reporter:  Max Dible (West Hawaii Today). Accessed on 20 September 2017, 1540 UTC. Please click link to read the full story. Comment: The Hawaii County Council is preparing to conduct another audit of North Kona's troubled water system. On Tuesday, council members voted … Continue reading Second water audit likely

County Council approves gun range for the Big Island.


Hawaii News Digest, 18 August 2017, 07:50 hrs, UTC, Post #15433. Source: http://www.westhawaiitoday.com/news/local-news/county-council-approves-gun-range-big-island Accessed on 18 August 2017, 07:50 hrs, UTC. Reporter:  Nancy Cook Lauer ("West Hawaii Today"). Please click link to read the full story. Comment: According to reporter Nancy Cook Lauer, the Hawaii County Council on Wednesday approved Resolution 246, which would give … Continue reading County Council approves gun range for the Big Island.

New Council Office in Waimea


Hawaii News Digest, 12 August 2017, 15:40 hrs, UTC, Post #15423. Source: http://www.hawaiitribune-herald.com/news/local-news/council-waimea Accessed on 12 August 2017, 15:40 hrs, UTC. Please click link to read the full story. Comment: Waimea residents no longer will have to travel to Kona or to Hilo to offer testimony before the Hawaii County Council.  The Hawaii County Council … Continue reading New Council Office in Waimea

PGV emissions prompt complaints | Hawaii Tribune-Herald


Hydrogen sulfide readings taken during two recent steam releases at Puna Geothermal Venture were too low to be considered a public health risk. Source: PGV emissions prompt complaints | Hawaii Tribune-Herald (http://hawaiitribune-herald.com/news/local-news/pgv-emissions-prompt-complaints). Accessed on 08 October 2016, 15:25 hrs, UTC. Reporter:  Tom Callis. Please click link to read the full story. Comment: On Tuesday, a group … Continue reading PGV emissions prompt complaints | Hawaii Tribune-Herald