BC-HI--Hawaii News Coverage Advisory 10 am, HI
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Hawaii at 10 a.m.
GREAT WHITE SHARK SIGHTING
HALEIWA, Hawaii _ Two shark researchers who came face to face with what could be one of the largest great whites ever recorded are using their encounter as an opportunity to push for legislation that would protect sharks in Hawaii. By Caleb Jones. SENT: 700 words, photos, video.
OF HAWAII INTEREST
ELECTION 2020-FRESH FACES
SOUTH BEND, Ind. _ Few people know Pete Buttigieg’s name outside the Indiana town where he’s mayor, but none of that has deterred him from contemplating a 2020 Democratic presidential bid. He’s among the potential candidates who believe 2016 and 2018 showed voters are looking for fresh faces. They’re benefiting from Democrats’ fears about running another member of the party’s old guard against President Donald Trump in 2020. By Sara Burnett. SENT: 1,000 words, photos.
KAUAI POST OFFICE
LIHUE, Hawaii _ A historic post office on Kauai will remain open after the U.S. Postal Service reversed a decision to shut it down. SENT: 240 words.
KAILUA-KONA, Hawaii _ A lamb named Loa was stolen from a Big Island animal shelter and another sheep injured in the theft had to be euthanized, officials said. SENT: 270 words.
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