Roth ‘on the mend’, will stay in hospital through weekend

  • Hawaii County Mayor Mitch Roth flashes a shaka in a selfie from his hospital bed in Hilo Medical Center on Friday. (Courtesy photo/Special to West Hawaii Today)

Hawaii County Mayor Mitch Roth is “on the mend” and in a selfie spirit at Hilo Medical Center, where he will remain for the weekend, his office said in a statement Friday.