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  1. Hawaii running back pleads no contest to DUIRead the original story

    Nov 4, 2014 | KPUA-AM Hilo

    University of Hawaii running back Joey Iosefa has pleaded no contest to drunken driving. Iosefa's license is revoked for a year and he must pay about $500 in fines and court fees.

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  2. Complaint: Hawaii super PAC didn't report spendingRead the original story

    Oct 22, 2014 | KPUA-AM Hilo

    A Hawaii Super PAC is facing a complaint that it failed to report spending more than $86,000 on fliers in the 2012 elections. The Honolulu Star-Advertiser reports that the Campaign Spending Commission's Executive Director Kristin Izumi-Nitao filed the complaint against Pacific Resource Partnership Political Action Committee.

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  3. Public to weigh in on Hawaii fireworks disposalRead the original story

    Oct 21, 2014 | KPUA-AM Hilo

    Hawaii residents will get a chance to weigh in on a proposal to explode fireworks in their Nanakuli neighborhood. The Honolulu Star-Advertiser reports it's part of a plan to dispose of the remains of a fatal storage bunker explosion in 2011.

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  4. Hawaii rides out storm, but remote islands at riskRead the original story

    Oct 21, 2014 | KPUA-AM Hilo

    Sunny skies returned to the Aloha State Monday, one day after a storm left Hawaii without doing much harm beyond heavy rain. While the main Hawaiian islands rode out the storm with no reports of any serious problems, the National Weather Service says Tropical Storm Ana has set her sights on a swath of a protected marine sanctuary that's about 1,200 miles north of Honolulu.

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  5. University of Hawaii to teach Korean to publicRead the original story

    Oct 4, 2014 | KPUA-AM Hilo

    A grant is allowing the University of Hawaii at Manoa to offer Korean language lessons to the public. The classes will train adults and high school students in elementary and intermediate levels of Korean language and culture.

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  6. Crew assembles 1,126-pound bowl of loco mocoRead the original story

    Sep 29, 2014 | KPUA-AM Hilo

    A group is claiming a world record for a popular Hawaii dish. The Honolulu Star-Advertiser reports Chef Hideaki Miyoshi of Tokkuri Tei restaurant and volunteers Sunday put together a bowl of loco moco that weighed 1,126 pounds.

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  7. Hawaii lawmakers hold domestic violence briefingRead the original story

    Sep 29, 2014 | KPUA-AM Hilo

    Honolulu police and social service providers will brief state lawmakers this week on domestic violence. Attorneys Loretta Sheehan and Nicole Edwards Masuda from the Domestic Violence Action Center will provide an overview of domestic violence laws.

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  8. HPD case sent to prosecutorsRead the original story

    Sep 24, 2014 | KPUA-AM Hilo

    Honolulu Police Chief Louis Kealoha says the department has turned over to prosecutors an investigation into whether a sergeant assaulted his girlfriend at a Waipahu restaurant. Kealoha said the department's criminal investigation has been completed but its internal investigation isn't done yet.

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  9. HPD chief defends domestic abuse investigationRead the original story

    Sep 22, 2014 | KPUA-AM Hilo

    Honolulu Police Chief Louis Kealoha is defending the department's investigation into whether a sergeant assaulted his girlfriend inside a restaurant after surveillance video emerged showing an altercation. Kealoha held a news conference last week in response to a group of women lawmakers raising concern about how police handle domestic violence cases.

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  10. Man charged with harassing Hawaiian monk sealRead the original story

    Sep 17, 2014 | KPUA-AM Hilo

    A 40-year-old man suspected of harassing an endangered monk seal last week has been charged with a felony and jailed. Witnesses told Honolulu Police that James Rice on Thursday got to within six feet of the seal at a Nanakuli beach and ignored warnings by National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration volunteers to back off.

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  11. Chicago, NY, Hawaii on Obama library's short listRead the original story

    Sep 15, 2014 | KPUA-AM Hilo

    Chicago, New York and Honolulu are on the short list to host President Barack Obama's future presidential library. The Barack Obama Foundation says four of the 13 applications submitted earlier this year made the cut.

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  12. Hawaii tourism study finds more vacation rentalsRead the original story

    Sep 2, 2014 | KPUA-AM Hilo

    State tourism officials say Hawaii has about four times as many vacation rentals for travelers than previously believed.

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  13. Abercrombie blames primary loss on gay marriageRead the original story

    Sep 2, 2014 | KPUA-AM Hilo

    Hawaii Gov. Neil Abercrombie says he lost his bid for re-election in a Democratic primary because of his decision to call a special session to legalize gay marriage.

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  14. Hawaii tourism agency to release industry targetsRead the original story

    Aug 28, 2014 | KPUA-AM Hilo

    Hawaii tourism officials are releasing their goals for the state's biggest industry this year and next year.

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  15. Circus won't include animals in Honolulu showsRead the original story

    Aug 21, 2014 | KPUA-AM Hilo

    Organizers bringing a circus to Honolulu say the show will not feature animals as previously planned. 2 comments

  16. Voters will get first look at gubernatorial forumRead the original story

    Aug 21, 2014 | KPUA-AM Hilo

    General Election voters will get their first look at the four nominees for Governor tomorrow in Honolulu. 4 comments

  17. More than $80K donated for Big Island storm reliefRead the original story

    Aug 19, 2014 | KPUA-AM Hilo

    Organizations say they have raised more than $80,000 in donations for tropical storm relief efforts on the Big Island.

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  18. Absentee voting up more than 12 percent in HawaiiRead the original story

    Aug 11, 2014 | KPUA-AM Hilo

    Absentee voting through mail and walk-in sites is up more than 12 percent for Hawaii's primary election, with nearly 160,000 people casting ballots early and even more absentees expected with Saturday's results.

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  19. Takai wins Hawaii Democratic US House nominationRead the original story

    Aug 11, 2014 | KPUA-AM Hilo

    State Rep. Mark Takai is the Democratic nominee for a Hawaii U.S. House seat representing urban Honolulu and will face Republican former Congressman Charles Djou in November.

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  20. Hawaii governor concedes, says he gave everythingRead the original story

    Aug 11, 2014 | KPUA-AM Hilo

    Hawaii Gov. Neil Abercrombie is conceding his loss in the Democratic primary for governor to a state senator who promised a more cooperative tone.

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