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  1. Environmentalists, unions protest Pacific trade pact in MauiRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Star-Telegram.com

    Former Japanese agriculture minister Masahiko Yamada, center, and other demonstrators protest Wednesday outside the Westin Maui resort in Lahaina, Hawaii, where ministers from Pacific Rim nations are gathering to negotiate a new trade pact. The demonstrators say an agreement would benefit a few major corporations while sacrificing protections for public health, the environment, local jobs and indigenous rights.

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  2. Environmentalists, unions protest Pacific trade pact in MauiRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KNDO

    Ministers from 12 Pacific Rim nations are gathering at th... . Protestors blowing conch shells line Kaanapali Beach in Lahaina, Hawaii, Wednesday, July 29, 2015, to protest the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade agreement.

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  3. Arts & Crafts program helps inmates prepare for life outsideRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | KITV-TV

    Showcasing the creative talents of those in custody provides more than just an artistic display, it also puts inmates to work where they can learn what it takes to succeed outside their cells. coming back to Hawaii's prisons.

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  4. City relies on new set of eyes for Hawaii's largest public works projectRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | KITV-TV

    Michael Burns, 60, has been brought on to provide a "fresh set of eyes" for Hawaii's largest public works project, which faces a $910 million deficit. A new set of eyes on Honolulu's rail project... The city's spending more money to possibly SAVE more money..

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  5. Enter the Endless Summer Photo ContestRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Honolulu Advertiser

    ... day except Sunday on Page A2 and post them on staradvertiser.com. No purchase necessary to participate. Must be a Hawaii resident, 13 or older. Photos must have been taken this summer and will be accepted online until Aug. 28, 2015. One photo ...

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  6. Campbell High School student body over max capacityRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | KITV-TV

    When all the students show up to school, over 3000 students will fill the campus.That amount of students would make Campbell High School the largest public school in the state of Hawaii. school for most of Hawaii's public schools.

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  7. Matson to pay $15-million in settlement for molasses spillRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | KITV-TV

    ... million gallons of molasses spilled into the water, killing fish and damaging coral. settlement tonight after one of Hawaii's worst environmental disasters EVER. More than two years after Matson spilled thousands of gallons of molasses into Honolulu ...

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  8. Nine E likely to approach as hurricane, Eight E fizzlingRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | West Hawaii Today

    ... several days was generated by a massive storm near New Zealand that pushed winds and 6- to 8-foot south swell toward Hawaii. Forecasters are also watching a low pressure system and associated thunderstorms about 800 miles southeast of Hilo. Wind ...

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  9. Matson settles Hawaii's claims over molasses spill for $15MRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | West Hawaii Today

    A major shipping company has agreed to pay more than $15 million to compensate for a 2013 molasses spill in Honolulu Harbor, Hawaii's attorney general said Wednesday. Attorney General Doug Chin called the settlement with Hawaii-based Matson Navigation Co.

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  10. Caldwell hires veteran rail expert as HART overseerRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Honolulu Advertiser

    ... said Burns will offer an independent, "new set of eyes" on the largest, and most expensive public works project in Hawaii history. Burns' job will be to review and evaluate the 20-mile rail project and the operations of the Honolulu Authority for ...

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  11. Matson agrees to pay state $15.4 million for 2013 molasses spillRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Honolulu Advertiser

    ... an earlier $600,000 penalty from a federal judge, makes it one of the largest settlements in an environmental case in Hawaii history. He said the settlement between the state and Matson is "an opportunity to take steps to repair the damage that was ...

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  12. University of Hawaii at Hilo appoints new athletic directorRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Business Journal

    "Patrick brings a tremendous set of skills and leadership experience to the UH Hilo Athletic program," said UH Hilo Chancellor Donald Straney . "He has a strong background in fostering excellence in student-athletes both on the field and in the classroom.

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  13. Native Hawaiian health programs receive $12.4M from CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Business Journal

    ... Hawaiians lack health insurance, according to Chun-Lum. Full and part Native Hawaiians account for 20 percent of Hawaii's population, half of whom are under 34 years old, she said. "We're hoping to work with more partners in the state, not just ...

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  14. Collaboration permanently protects Hamakua forestlandRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | West Hawaii Today

    ... out of the merger of four local land trusts, and it is the first and only nationally accredited local land trust in Hawaii. The trust works to protect the lands that will sustain us for current and future generations. To date, HILT has conserved ...

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  15. Outriggers arrive at Wrightsville BeachRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Lumina News

    ... in California. The boats arrived in Wrightsville Beach June 30. Coastal cities in New York, Florida, California and Hawaii have clubs and races for outrigger canoes, he said, but the sport has yet to take hold in southern North Carolina. He said he ...

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  16. Keiki in the kitchenRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | KITV-TV

    Food, Wine -- and a whole lot of fun. The Hawaii Food & Wine Festival is just a month away -- and even KIDS getting in on it.

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  17. A new nightclub hits HonoluluRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | KITV-TV

    Scarlet Honolulu is the place to be this weekend for it's grand opening located across from the Hawaii Theater in Chinatown. opening in Honolulu AND it has a CHICAGO influence.

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  18. Woman charged in Hawaiian Acres burglaryRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | West Hawaii Today

    Sheri Bowers, 29, was arrested Tuesday on two bench warrants unrelated to the case. Investigators determined that she committed the break-in and charged her with first-degree burglary and second-degree theft, according to the Hawaii Police Department.

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  19. Eight E fizzling, another system forming to eastRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | West Hawaii Today

    ... days were generated by a massive storm near New Zealand that shoved winds and six to eight-foot south swell toward Hawaii. Forecasters are also watching a low pressure system and associated thunderstorms about 800 miles southeast of Hilo. Wind shear ...

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  20. Groups plan to stop Haleakala telescope material deliveriesRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | West Hawaii Today

    ... nd with full consultation and blessing of our community, though we still await judgment on a lawsuit currently in the Hawaii state Supreme Court," the statement from organizers said.

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