Aloha! Here are some of the stories we're working on for Hawaii News Now at 5 and 5:30 on this Wednesday.
EXPLOSIONS AT BURNING HOME -- ELDERLY COUPLE RESCUED
An elderly couple was rescued from their burning home in Kaimuki today. Located on the corner of Koko Drive and Paula Drive, the home caught fire around 8 a.m. this morning. Tonight at 5, we'll show you home video taken mere moments after the fire broke out. We'll also hear fire officials and from a neighbor who describes how she heard explosions in the home and fill us in on how the elderly couple was rescued.
GOVERNOR ABERCROMBIE RESPONDS TO RELEASE OF OBAMA BIRTH CERTIFICATE
Now that the President's Hawaii birth certificate has been released, what does Governor Neil Abercrombie and the man who rekindled the controversial issue -- Donald Trump -- have to say about it?
RAMSAY WHARTON LIVE FROM THE BIG ISLAND
We'll take you back to the Hilo side of the Big Island and check in with Ramsay Wharton. She's there covering the lead up to the Merrie Monarch Festival. Tonight, she'll feature hula halau as they arrive in Hilo for the big festival and tonight's Hoike performances.
GET THE SCOOP ON A SCOOP OF REALLY INEXPENSIVE ICE CREAM
Where can you get a scoop of some really popular ice cream for just over a quarter? It lasts for just for one day so you'll want to hurry. Find out tonight at 5.
I hope you'll join Stephanie Lum and me for these stories and more on Hawaii News Now at 5 and 5:30. See you then!