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

August 7, 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 A reminder this digest is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change.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.

For up-to-the minute information on AP’s coverage, visit Coverage Plan at 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 VOLCANO-HURRICANE

HONOLULU — As Hawaii readies for its primary elections, some Big Island voters are grappling with an erupting volcano and Hurricane Hector. By Audrey McAvoy and Jennifer Sinco Kelleher. SENT: 730 words, photos.

OF HAWAII INTEREST

ALABAMA-QB SAGA

Alabama is looking for the quarterback who gives the Crimson Tide the best chance to win national and Southeastern Conference titles. That will be what the competition between Jalen Hurts and Tua Tagovailoa boils down to. By John Zenor. SENT: 840 words, photos.

FROM AP MEMBERS

HAWAII-AQUARIUM FISHING

HONOLULU — The number of Hawaii reef fish caught by fishermen with commercial marine licenses has fallen by about 80 percent since a state court ruling slowed the industry and stopped the use of fine mesh nets last year. SENT: 320 words.

HAWAII STUDENTS-HIROSHIMA ANNIVERSARY

HONOLULU — Students from Hawaii have gathered with students in Japan at the Peace Memorial Park in Hiroshima to remember the atomic bombings and to promote peace. SENT: 290 words.

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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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