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Family in Mourning, Flesh Eating Victim #2, Severe Weather

 

Aloha everyone! We hope your Monday is going well. 
Here are just some of the stories we're working on right now for our 5 and 5:30 newscasts today. 
 
FAMILY, FRIENDS MOURN WAIMANALO HIKING DEATH 
New details tonight into the death of man who fell some 150 feet to his death while hiking a treacherous trail in Waimanalo. Tonight at 5, Minna Sugimoto speaks with the man's two underage daughters, and also one of his close hiking friends. 

2ND 'FLESH EATING DISEASE' VICTIM ON KAUAI  
There is now another confirmed case of "necrotizing faciitis" -- or flesh eating bacteria disease on Kauai. The first victim is now undergoing reconstructive surgery on Oahu after doctors removed significant parts of damaged flesh. More on this exclusive story at 5 from Brooks Baehr. 

CHANCE FOR SEVERE WEATHER AT THE END OF THE WEEK
There may be a chance for heavy rains for parts the windward sides of all islands towards the end of this week. Guy's on top of it and will have the latest forecast at 5.  

MAN WHO DIED IN NIMITZ HIGHWAY CRASH IDENTIFIED 
We have more information into a deadly crash over the weekend that happened on Nimitz Highway. The Honolulu Medical Examiner has also identified the victim who died.  

COOL, NEW IMAGES OF THE WORLD'S NEWEST LAND
The newest batch of photos are from the Big Island showing the world's newest land. The pictures.. from the united states geological survey.. show pahoe-hoe flows.. 

WORLD'S MOST EXPENSIVE TEA
The reason it's so expensive? Well, we can thank Panda bears for that. More on this 'organic' brew at 5. 

     These are just some of the stories we'll have at 5 and 5:30 when you join Stephanie Lum and me. 

We hope to see you then! 

Aloha, 
Shawn Ching 

 

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