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AP-HI--Hawaii News Coverage Advisory, HI

June 5, 2018

Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Hawaii. 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.

A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change. Expected stories may not develop, or late-breaking and more newsworthy events may take precedence. Advisories and digests will keep you up to date.

Some TV and radio stations will receive shorter APNewsNow versions of the stories below, along with all updates.

Hawaii at 9:30 a.m.

HAWAII VOLCANO

HONOLULU — Lava destroyed hundreds of homes in mostly rural Hawaii area overnight, a county spokeswoman said Tuesday. A morning overflight confirmed that lava completely filled Kapoho Bay, inundated most of Vacationland and covered all but the northern part of Kapoho Beach Lots, scientists with the U.S. Geological Survey’s Hawaiian Volcano Observatory said. By Jennifer Sinco Kelleher. SENT: 250 words, photos.

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ETHICS COMPLAINT-COUNCILMAN

HONOLULU— A Honolulu councilman has filed an ethics complaint claiming a mayor’s appointee used city resources to support his political opponent. SENT: 300 words.

FATAL PLANE CRASH-REPORT

HONOLULU— A single-engine aircraft that crashed in a mountainous area on Oahu, killing all four people on board last year, was over its weight limit when it took off, according to federal investigators. SENT: 300 words.

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