MAN SHOT BY KAUAI POLICE DIES
A man who was shot by police on Kauai died overnight. An officer shot 62 year old Richard "Dickie" Louis last night when Louis resisted arrest on an outstanding warrant. He was transferred to Oahu for medical care, but died at the hospital.
CRITICAL MOTORCYCLE CRASH
A motorcyclist is in the hospital after crashing his bike in Wahiawa. The accident shut down roads in Central Oahu for several hours. The scene has been cleared.
MORE PETCO COMPLAINTS SURFACE
Just days after Hawaii News Now reported that a dog owner filed lawsuit against Petco, another upset owner is accusing the groomer of wrongdoing. The story was picked up nationally because of claims the groomer cut off a dog's ear and tried to glue it back on without saying a word. More on the new allegations and Petco's response ahead on Sunrise. You can see this story on our website.
SUPREME COURT HEADS TO SCHOOL
Hawaii'S Supreme Court will make history today when it hears arguments at Farrington High School. This morning, 200 students from Farrington and Mililani High Schools will convene at the school auditorium. Oral arguments will be presented from 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.
WEATHER NOW: HIGH SURF ADVISORY
A new, larger country swell is expected to roll in this afternoon. A high surf advisory has been posted for most north and west shores. Dan is tracking conditions and you can too by checking out our surf report.
LOCAL GIRL VYING FOR SPORTS ILLUSTRATED SWIMSUIT ROOKIE OF THE YEAR HONORS
A local girl could become Rookie of the Year for Sports Illustrated's coveted swimsuit issue with your help. You can vote right now to help Michelle Vawer win the honor. She's grateful for the hometown support and even thanked Sunrise for supporting her. The contest can be a big break for a model. Last year's rookie is this year's cover model. She's currently in 4th place. To vote, go to this link.
Michelle Vawer's picture perfect looks may be the inspiration the women, aka the Black Widows need to step up our game in the Sunrise Slimdown. Our hardcore new strength trainer will drop by our studio at 7:10 this morning to crack the whip!
DIAMOND A DAY
Watch for your name in our Diamond a Day Giveaway. We'll award another pair of tickets to see Neil Diamond in concert. Tomorrow, one lucky viewer will win our grand prize - a Hearts on Fire pendant. To enter right now, text the message "sunriseluv" - sunrise l-u-v - to 56376. Data and text messaging rates may apply. You can also enter online. Go to this link to get started.
You can also enter to win the Twilight: Breaking Dawn DVD on our facebook page, that is if you can pry it away from Steve.
See you on Sunrise!