Hooray! We are back to beach weather! Hope you're enjoying it. Here's a look at some of the stories we're working on for Hawaii News Now at 5 & 5:30...
EMERGENCY AT HAWAII'S E.R.s
We're following up on tips of overflowing emergency rooms and patients being turned away at various hospitals across Oahu. Are hospitals unable to keep up with the demand due to the closure of Hawaii Medical Center? Ben Gutierrez goes looking for answers tonight at 5.
2 FIRES IN 2 RESTAURANTS
Fire breaks out in the kitchens of 2 different restaurants forcing evacuations. Our Brooks Baehr brings us up to date on the investigations into what caused blazes at the Outrigger Reef in Waikiki and The Golden Coin eatery in Wahiawa.
A company is suddenly ordered by the State to stop running its volcano tours on the Big Island. The owner of Kapohokine Adventures is outraged and blames his competition for the shut-down. Tim Sakahara has more on this story you'll see only on Hawaii News Now at 5.
WHAT'S SO COOL ABOUT PINTEREST?
And...a new social networking site is sure getting a lot of "likes"! See what's so cool about Pinterest tonight at 5:30.
Shawn Ching, Guy Hagi and I hope to see you on the news!