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  1. Obituaries for July 30Read the original story

    12 hrs ago | Hawaii Tribune-Herald

    Kevin Tadao Kusano, 63, of Waimea died July 11 in Honolulu. Born in Hilo, he owned Leilani Bakery of Hawaii and was a member of Kamuela Hongwanji Mission, Kamuela Hongwanji Golf Club and Hoolokahi Golf Club.

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  2. Police active shooter presentation in HiloRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Hawaii Tribune-Herald

    The Hawaii Police Department will conduct an "active shooter" presentation for the public 6-7:30 p.m. Wednesday at Aunty Sally Kaleohano's Luau Hale, 799 Piilani St., in Hilo.

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  3. NOAA: Drone technology aids whale research off HawaiiRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Hawaii Tribune-Herald

    HONOLULU - Federal researchers returning from a 30-day expedition to study whales and dolphins around the Hawaiian Islands said they are looking for clues to help sustain healthy populations of the marine mammals.

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  4. UH program moves to Pali Momi after long disputeRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | The Honolulu Advertiser

    The University of Hawaii medical school moved its family medicine residency program on July 1 to Pali Momi Medical Center after a lengthy battle with Wahiawa General Hospital.

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  5. Democratic official disavows House candidate, but too lateRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | The Honolulu Advertiser

    A candidate running against state Rep. Jo Jordan for the House District 44 seat, representing Waianae, Makaha and Makua, shouldn't be allowed to run as a Democrat, according to Michael Golojuch, assistant secretary for the Democratic Party of Hawaii.

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  6. Agency tweaks Banyan planRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | West Hawaii Today

    Having made a series of broad sketches over the past months, the Banyan Drive Hawaii Redevelopment Agency and the Hawaii County Planning Department are beginning to tweak details for the ambitious long-term project that will renovate one of Hilo's most recognizable areas. The agency met Thursday to discuss public comments gathered after two June meetings.

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  7. Blue Jay Wireless Making Big Waves with Hawaii Non-ProfitsRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Freshnews

    It has been a banner year for the Blue Jay Wireless Hawaii team and their Give a Day initiative. The Hawaii branch of Blue Jay has made tremendous efforts to serve the community in the local areas.

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  8. Grover's big heart helps him hold his ownRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Honolulu Advertiser

    "Hawaii Five-0" has tried before to add to the Five-0 team, but no one has stuck as well their newest series regular, Chi McBride, who plays the commanding, but often conflicted, Captain Lou Grover. McBride plays the former head of HPD's elite SWAT Unit, and has created a character that can hold his own with McGarrett , Danno , Chin , and Kono .

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  9. Stacy Crivello HelmRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Honolulu Advertiser

    One of the founding members of the Molokai Land Trust; one of the founding members of the East Molokai Watershed Project; past board member, Na PuuWai Hawaiian Health System; past chairwoman of the Maui County Fire and Public Safety Commission; past Advisory member of the Hawaii State CBED; past board Member HACBED; past board member Maui County Board of Water Supply. For three years I have been the chairwoman of the Housing, Human Services and Transportation Committee.

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  10. Watch A Hawaiian Volcano 'Smile' For The CameraRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Switched

    New video footage of Hawaii's Kilauea volcano may have you wondering whether Pixar's "Lava" is coming to life. If its longevity weren't enough, Big Island residents and visitors are being treated to an extra dose of magnificent.

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  11. Hawaii golfer finishes tied for second in Canadian Women's OpenRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Honolulu Advertiser

    Allisen Corpuz hits on the 18th fairway of the Wailua Golf Course in the state high school golf tournament at the Wailua Municipal Golf Course. NEW MINAS, Nova Scotia>> Hawaii golfer Allisen Corpuz tied for second in the Canadian Women's Amateur competition today, in a tie with Andrea Lee , of Hermosa Beach, Calif., and Hannah Green , of Australia.

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  12. Former HEI suitor NextEra buying large Texas utility for $18 billionRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Honolulu Advertiser

    NextEra Energy Inc., which was blocked by Hawaii regulators from purchasing Hawaiian Electric Industries Inc. for $4.3 billion this month, announced today that it will purchase Texas' largest electric utility for $18.4 billion. Juno Beach, Fla.-based NextEra said it is seeking to become a majority owner of Oncor Electric Delivery Co., an electric energy power transmission network in Texas, by purchasing Energy Future Holdings Corp., which owns about 80 percent of Dallas-based Oncor Electric Delivery Co.

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  13. No tsunami warning following quakeRead the original story

    Friday | West Hawaii Today

    Hawaii County Civil Defense said Friday there isn't a Pacific-wide tsunami alert in effect after an earthquake near the Mariana Islands occurred earlier in the day. The 7.7-magnitude earthquake occurred about 19 miles south-southwest of the island of Agrihan, about 3,800 miles away from Hawaii Island, shortly after 11:15 a.m., Hawaii Standard Time, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.

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  14. Nations collaborate in RIMPAC 'group sail'Read the original story

    Friday | The Honolulu Advertiser

    ... States increasingly needing to rely on partner nations for security in the region. Aircraft carrier operations off Hawaii have involved hunting for and defending against mock-enemy submarines, while amphibious ship-to-shore drills will include a big ...

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  15. Hawaii DNC delegate mars state's image with crude actRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Honolulu Advertiser

    In a photo edited for content, Chelsea Lyons Kent, a Hawaii Bernie Sanders delegate, flipped a middle finger on national television during Hawaii's roll call of delegates at the Democrat National Convention in Philadelphia Tuesday. Remember that big school trip? Maybe it was the fourth-grade overnight at Kilauea Military Camp to see the volcano or the fifth-grade trip to the state Capitol and Iolani Palace.

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  16. 3 candidates joust over the embattled rail transit projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Honolulu Advertiser

    ... all transit-related options for getting people from Middle Street to Ala Moana Center, as long as they do not require Hawaii residents to pay more taxes. Former Mayor Peter Carlisle, who at times appeared to be ignored while Caldwell and Djou ...

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  17. Hawaiian volcano a smilesa as lava reaches the oceanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | KHWB-TV Houston

    The Big Island of Hawaii is getting a little bigger as lava from the Kilauea Volcano flows into the Pacific Ocean - and the volcano seems to be happy about it. Aerial footage from Paradise Helicopters shows the volcano appear to form a giant smiley face as it pumps out lava for its journey to the sea.

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  18. Thousands rush to see Kilauea lava flow reach oceanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Honolulu Advertiser

    HILO The lava flow from Hawaii's Kilauea Volcano vent has attracted thousands of visitors since it began oozing down in May and finally reached the ocean this week. Keaka Hunter, a security guard patrolling the area, said about 2,000 people came to see the flow Monday night, hours before the lava entered the ocean for the first time in nearly three years.

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  19. Lava from Hawaii's Kilauea Volcano reaches Pacific OceanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | CNN

    Ford says they sailed about 200 feet away from the lava, off the coast of Puna in Hawaii Volcanoes National Park. He says he could smell sulfur and hear a sizzle as lava fell into the Pacific Ocean.

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  20. Pierce photo identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Hawaii Tribune-Herald

    ... identified thanks to the efforts of the community: From left are Elizabeth Young, former teacher at the University of Hawaii at Hilo, Daisy Pai, Cheri (Kyser) Foust and Mary Kahilihiwa. The photo was taken Aug. 1, 1966, at the Wahaula Volcanoes ...

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