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BC-HI--Hawaii News Coverage Advisory, 9:30 am, HI

February 4, 2019

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 A reminder this digest is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change.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.

For up-to-the minute information on AP’s coverage, visit Coverage Plan at https://newsroom.ap.org. For access to AP Newsroom and other technical issues, contact AP Customer Support at apcustomersupport@ap.org or 877-836-9477.

Hawaii at 9:30 a.m.

HAWAII-DEADLY CAR CRASH

HONOLULU _ A suspected drunken driver police say crashed into a crowded Honolulu intersection and killed three people is scheduled to be back in court for a preliminary hearing where witnesses are expected to testify. By Jennifer Sinco Kelleher. UPCOMING: 250 words on merits after 1:30 p.m. hearing. 

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RAPE SENTENCING

KAILUA-KONA, Hawaii _ An 18-year-old Big Island man convicted in the 2016 rape of a woman will spend at least 11 years in prison. SENT: 240 words.

HAWAII CIGARETTE BAN

HILO, Hawaii _ A Big Island lawmaker has proposed incrementally increasing the minimum age to buy cigarettes, leading to a practical ban across Hawaii. SENT: 290 words.

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