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  1. About Town | 8-29-15Read the original story

    40 min ago | West Hawaii Today

    ... 81-6623 Mamalahoa Highway, north of the Kealakekua library. For more information, contact Julie Webb at 960-3310. The Hawaii Preparatory Academy Community Book Club will meet at 7 p.m. Thursday in the Dyer Memorial Library, upper campus. Community ...

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  2. Clothing worn by alleged killer sent for DNA testingRead the original story w/Photo

    42 min ago | West Hawaii Today

    ... Hilo Bay Hostel at about 11 a.m. Aug. 14. Capt. Robert Wagner of the Hilo Criminal Investigation Division told the Hawaii Tribune-Herald on Wednesday police "did recover what appeared to be blood on a clothing item that we do believe the suspect ...

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  3. Plans announced to start clearing Hawaii homeless encampmentRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Hawaii Tribune-Herald

    HONOLULU - As families living in a large homeless encampment in Honolulu worked to repair the tents and tarps they call home after a series of downpours, Honolulu Mayor Kirk Caldwell announced that crews will begin clearing out a section of the Kakaako camp in a little more than a week.

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  4. Bike lane planned for South Street draws resistanceRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Honolulu Advertiser

    Honolulu's second protected bicycle lane is slated to be installed on South Street by the end of the year - a move that will provide safer options for bicyclists, but one that's already facing pushback from nearby businesses. Mayor Kirk-Caldwell unveiled early plans Friday for the new mauka-makai spur while flanked by local firefighters stationed on South Street and members of the Hawaii Bicycling league.

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  5. Heavy rain could harm drought-hit areas, experts sayRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Honolulu Advertiser

    A succession of torrential rain drenching Hawaii could help parts of Maui and Kauai counties recover from severe drought conditions. But experts say intense rainfall causes runoff instead of replenishing ranch lands, which have been directly affected by the drought.

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  6. 9 spills in 1 month taint watersRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Honolulu Advertiser

    Since the beginning of August, nine sewage spills have entered recreational waters around Oahu - the most in a single month since 2010 - and more could be on the way as two hurricanes barrel toward Hawaii. Recent sewage spills prompted officials to warn the public to avoid coming in contact with waters at Waialae Beach Park, Kaneohe Beach Park, Ala Moana Beach Park, Hickam Beach, Lake Wilson and Sandy Beach.

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  7. Making Honolulu a bike friendly cityRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | KITV-TV

    ... GE THAT COMMUNITY AND HEAR THEM OUT. The city will hear you out this Tuesday evening at the Blaisdell exhibition hall Hawaii Room. They'll be presenting bike lane proposals and statistics and hear back from the public. The meeting goes from 6-8 pm.

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  8. Hurricane Ignacio Still Could Come Close to Big IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | STAR 101.9

    Hurricane Ignacio has maintained its speed in the Central Pacific as its track now takes the storm north of the Hawaiian islands. The National Hurricane Center said at 5 p.m. Friday, Ignacio was located approximately 720 miles east-southeast of Hilo.

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  9. Hurricane Ignacio Could Soak Big Isle Monday NightRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | STAR 101.9

    Hurricane Ignacio has maintained its speed in the Central Pacific as its track takes the storm near Hawaii. The National Hurricane Center said at 11 a.m. Friday, Ignacio was located approximately 785 miles east-southeast of Hilo, with maximum sustained winds of 90 mph and higher gusts.

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  10. State making strides in combating little fire ant on OahuRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Honolulu Advertiser

    The state's efforts to combat little fire ants produced positive early results this week when no evidence of the stinging insects in previously infested areas of Waimanalo and Mililani Mauka. Native the South and Central America, little fire ants were first detected in Hawaii in 1999, when an infested area was discovered in Puna.

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  11. Break-out of lava from Kilauea short-livedRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Honolulu Advertiser

    Lava broke out of the normal flow on the north side of Pu'u O'o Crater on Hawaii island Thursday morning, creating excitement among visitors.

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  12. a State, feds to pay $3.3M and $2.8M to extend life of Hawaii Health ConnectorRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Business Journal

    The state of Hawaii is likely to extend the operations of the Hawaii Health Connector through October 2016 for $3.3 million, the health insurance exchange's officials announced Friday at its board of directors meeting. Hawaii's state-based insurance marketplace also received confirmation Thursday that the federal government would chip in a $2.8 million grant to support "marketplace assister organizations" - the Connector's nonprofit partners that assist the community in signing up for health insurance.

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  13. Ignacio to Near Hawaiian Islands Early Next WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | AccuWeather.com

    ... will likely become a Category 2 hurricane." Since Ignacio is still a little over 700 miles east-southeast of Hilo, Hawaii, the impacts from this storm will not begin to be felt until later this weekend. The Hawaiian Islands will begin to experience ...

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  14. Ige signs emergency proclamation as Hurricane Ignacio approachesRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Honolulu Advertiser

    ... monitor news media for the latest updates regarding Hurricane Ignacio," said Vern Miyagi, executive officer of the Hawaii Emergency Management Agency. At 11 a.m. Friday, Ignacio was 785 miles east-southeast of Hilo and about 995 miles east-southeast ...

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  15. Breakout erupts lava onto floor of Puu Oo craterRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | West Hawaii Today

    A large breakout early Thursday erupted lava onto the floor of Puu Oo Crater, U.S. Geological Survey Hawaiian Volcano Observatory reports. The breakout on the northeast side of the crater floor, which continued to spill lava onto the floor of the crater until about midnight, did not pose a threat to any nearby communities, scientists said Friday.

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  16. Hawaii's Kilauea Volcano Sees A Mesmerizing River Of LavaRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Switched

    A large lava breakout began early Thursday morning from the Pu u O o cone of Kilauea volcano on the southeast part of Hawaii's Big Island. In the footage above, the glowing breakout is seen flowing through a landscape of black lava rock, on the northeast flank of Pu u O o.

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  17. Sewage Spill Closes Waikiki BeachesRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Courthouse News Service

    ... gallons entered Nuupia Pond in Kailua on the windward side. A massive spill also took place east of Honolulu in the Hawaii Kai area, where an estimated 1 million gallons of wastewater that had been treated but not disinfected prompted the closure of ...

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  18. UH releases 2015-16 men's basketball scheduleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2015 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    The Rainbow Warriors have 19 home dates on their 29-game schedule, starting with Montana State of the Big Sky Conference in the Outrigger Resorts Rainbow Classic on Nov. 13. Highlights include a nonconference road game at Texas Tech on Nov. 28 and some tough competition in the annual Hawaiian Airlines Diamond Head Classic Dec. 22-25. UH is also still working on a return to the Big Island to play Hawaii Hilo on Dec. 19, but it wasn't quite finalized as of Friday.

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  19. Protected bicycle lane planned for South StreetRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Honolulu Advertiser

    Honolulu's second protected bicycle lane is slated to be installed on South Street by the end of the year - a move that will provide safer options for local bicyclists but one that's already facing push-back from nearby businesses. Honolulu Mayor Kirk-Caldwell unveiled early plans Friday for the new mauka-makai spur while flanked by local firefighters stationed on South Street and members of the Hawaii Bicycling league.

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  20. Warning signs removed at Sandy Beach and Pearl HarborRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Honolulu Advertiser

    ... on Wednesday and Thursday indicate no presence for un-disinfected wastewater that had been discharged on Tuesday. Hawaii American Water said 1 million gallons of "treated un-disinfected" sewage made its way into the ocean after an underground ...

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