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AP-HI--Hawaii News Coverage Advisory, HI

July 11, 2018

Here’s a look at AP Hawaii’s latest coverage plans, top stories and promotable content. A reminder this digest is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change. Some TV and radio stations will receive shorter APNewsNow versions of the stories below, along with all updates.

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Hawaii at 9:30 a.m.


HONOLULU — A Hawaii appeals court ruling that a bed and breakfast discriminated against a couple by denying a room to the two women because they’re gay will stand after the state’s high court declined to take up the case. By Audrey McAvoy. UPCOMING: 400 words by 11:30 a.m., photos.



KAILUA-KONA, Hawaii — Lava flows have largely swallowed a $2.7 million land parcel that the Big Island government planned to buy to use as a buffer between development and the Waiopae tide pools. About two-thirds of the 284-acre (115-hectare) property in the Vacationland community has been inundated, including the tide pools, following the Kilauea volcano eruption, West Hawaii Today reported. SENT: 290 words.


HONOLULU — The Hawaii Public Charter School Commission has revoked a charter for a Big Island school after finding nearly two dozen violations. The commission revoked the charter contract Monday for Ka’u Learning Academy for violations that included financial and operational irregularities, enrollment discrepancies, and failure to properly maintain student and employee records. SENT: 280 words.


If you have stories of regional or statewide interest, please email them to aphonolulu@ap.org. If you have photos of regional or statewide interest, please send them to the AP state photo center in New York, 888-273-6867. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the Honolulu bureau at 808-536-5510 or aphonolulu@ap.org. Correspondent Caleb Jones can be reached at 808-536-5510 or cjones@ap.org.

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