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Driver Sentenced, Bag Bill Signed, Hawaii Housewives Wanted

Aloha ... Here's what's coming up tonight on our 5 and 5:30 newscasts on Hawaii News Now.

'HIT & RUN' DRIVER SENTENCED

The man who pled 'no contest' to charges that he failed to render aid after running over and killing a bicyclist with his car, learned his sentence today. Our Tim Sakahara was in the courtroom.

HAWAII MOURNS THE LOSS OF A WAR HERO.

We'll say goodbye to Waipahu native and Roosevelt High graduate, Don Viray. Viray was among of a group of soldiers who died in combat when their helicopter crashed in Afghanistan.

NEW PLAN FOR WAIKIKI NATATORIUM?

Governor Neal Abercrombie is dropping big hints about a new, ambitious plan for the old Waikiki Natatorium. And let's just say it involves bringing in a whole lot of sand! More on this story from Brooks Baehr.

MAYOR SIGNS PLASTIC BAG BILL

It's now law! The City and County of Honolulu's plastic bag bill was signed into law today by Mayor Peter Carlisle. But we'll tell you why it won't take affect for quite some time.

BRAVO NETWORK SCOUTING HAWAII

And imagine this -- the 'Real Housewives of HONOLULU!' How does that sound? It could happen as cable network, Bravo, searches for the "creme de la creme" of Hawaii social circles. At 5 on KGMB and KHNL, we'll tell you about a casting call.

TASTY TREAT FOR SURFERS

Our glorious trades may be dropping off a bit, but Guy Hagi has some good news for surfers. Catch his full weather forecast, starting tonight at 5.

These are just some of the stories when you join Stephanie Lum and me on Hawaii's most watched news at 5 and 5:30.

See you then!

Aloha,

Shawn Ching

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