A 22 year old sailor had to be medically evacuated from a San Diego based Navy warship in Hawaii for the Rimpac Exercises. A Coast Guard helicopter from Barbers Point and an HC-130 Hercules aircraft diverted from training on Maui to assist in the rescue aboard the USS Gary. Ramsay will have details on Sunrise.
A 26 year old Manoa man was arrested on suspicion of attempted murder for a sword attack. Police say Alexander Spafford allegedly hit another man in the head with a sword overnight.
H-1 FREEWAY RE-STRIPING
Work continues to re-stripe the H-1 freeway bottleneck near Punahou. It's being converted from 3 lanes to 4 between the Pali and Punahou. Crews will return overnight. The work is scheduled from 9 pm to 4 am Sundays through Thursdays and 10 pm to 6 am Fridays and Saturdays.Timeline for completion? 3 weeks.
HENRY KAPONO LIVE
The "Wild Hawaiian" Henry Kapono is celebrating music he wrote 3 decades ago with a year long tour and pre-release of his 15th Anniversary Edition, Home in the Islands CD. He'll perform for us live on Sunrise this morning from Studio B.
Roy Sakuma will also visit Sunrise to preview his Ukulele festival and guess what? There's an app for that. We'll see how it works.
OLYMPIAN MISTY MAY TREANOR
Plus, KHNL is your Olympic Headquarters. This morning, we catch up with the Golden Girl of Beach volleyball Misty May Treanor.
Hope you can join us for Sunrise!