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Search for Missing Mom, 'Dog' Death Threats, Snake Found

Hello! Here's a look at some of the stories we're working on Hawaii News Now at 5 & 5:30...

SEARCH FOR MISSING MOM INTENSIFIES    

Loida Wideman of Waipahu has been missing since Mother's Day. Just last night, police found her car in Pearl City but no sign of the mom.  Today, crews were canvassing the neighborhood and looking through dumpster's. Brooks Baehr is live at the scene and will bring us the latest on search efforts.

HAWAII REALITY TV STAR GETS DEATH THREATS

The FBI is investigating a series of death threats made against Duane "dog" Chapman of Bravo reality show "Dog The Bounty Hunter" and his family. The reality TV star received graphic and detailed threats through a number of emails.  Ben Gutierrez has the story tonight at 5.

WHO WILL BE U-H'S NEW CHANCELLOR?

With Virginia Hinshaw leaving, the University of Hawaii Board of Regents will pick U-H's next Chancellor. There are 4 finalists.  Keoki Kerr brings us the outcome of their vote at 5.

SLITHERY SURPRISE

A neighbor phones in a tip and State workers come away with a 6 foot long boa constrictor! We'll tell you where they found it and how much the neighbor got in reward money for calling in the tip.

FORMER ALOHA AIR WORKERS TO THE RESCUE

A former flight attendant for the shut-down air carrier, Aloha Airlines is losing his eye sight. He lost his health insurance after the airlines went under and would have faced sky-rocketing medical bills for a procedure that would restore his ability to see.  Jim Mendoza has the heart-warming story of the tremendous outpour of support from his former Aloha air co-workers tonight at 5:30.

Guy, Shawn and I hope to see you for the news at 5 and 5:30~!

Aloha, Steph

 

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