Here's a quick look at what's ahead on Hawaii News Now's early evening newscasts on this Monday, the 1st of November.
The candidates are working overtime on the night before the general election. See how they're spending the day starting at 5 on KGMB and KHNL.
MAUI MAYOR'S RACE REMATCH
The Mayor's Race on Maui is one to watch. The primary election had the incumbent Charmaine Tavares and former Mayor Alan Arakawa just a dozen votes apart. Lisa Kubota is live on Maui with more on their rematch.
CONGRESSIONAL CANDIDATES FACE OFF
Live at 5:30 on KHNL, Charles Djou and Colleen Hanabusa join us in studio. We'll talk one on one with each of the candidates about many issues, including negative ads and tax cuts.
WASTE OF WAVES?
The sign wavers can't be stopped by the rain, but is their commitment to the candidates even worth it this late in the game? More than 100,000 votes have been cast early. How many more votes are expected tomorrow? That's ahead on KGMB at 6.
CONNECT WITH STEPH ON ELECTION NIGHT
Stephanie Lum will be our Social Media connection on Election night. Share your election experiences and post pictures to the Hawaii News Now Facebook page or on twitter @808now and watch for her reports during our election coverage
NEW DIRECTION FOR ABERCROMBIE'S ELECTION HEADQUARTERS
The former CompUsa building that Neil Abercrombie is using for election night headquarters will soon be occupied by a new tenant. Howard Dicus has details coming up at 5 on KGMB and KHNL.
A new swell is kicking off the big wave season with a bang. A high surf warning is on for most north shores along with the west shore of Kauai. A high surf advisory is on for Oahu's west side and the Big Island's north facing shores as well. Guy Hagi will talk about the rising surf starting at 5 on KGMB and KHNL.
NAME THAT TRAVELER
Better make sure your ticket matches your ID exactly next time you fly. Jim Mendoza breaks down new TSA rules that start today coming up at 5 on KGMB and KHNL.
DOUBLE DOSE OF GRACE
Sunrise Anchor Grace Lee goes one on one with Hawaii Five-O star Grace Park for an exclusive report tonight at 10 on KGMB and KHNL. We'll have a preview ahead at 6 on KGMB.
WATCH FOR FAMILIAR FACE ON TONIGHT'S HAWAII FIVE-O
See an exclusive sneak peek of tonight's episode featuring a member of our Hawaii News Now ohana tonight at 6 on KGMB.
Our two hour local news block starts on KGMB and KHNL at 5, continues at 5:30 on KHNL, then shifts to KGMB at 6 and KFVE at 6:30. You can also watch all of our newscasts streaming live at HawaiiNewsNow.com.
Aloha and see you on the news!