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  1. Lava flow may have stalledRead the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago | Hawaii Tribune-Herald

    A lava flow that could threaten the Pahoa area may have stalled, according to the Hawaiian Volcano Observatory.

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  2. Jury convicts Kailua-Kona man of dealing methRead the original story

    22 min ago | KPUA-AM Hilo

    A federal jury has found a Big Island man guilty of dealing methamphetamine. The U.S. Attorney's office in Hawaii says Kali Lotoaiki Laulea was convicted Tuesday after a five-day trial.

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  3. Hawaiian Electric submits energy planRead the original story

    22 min ago | KPUA-AM Hilo

    ... triple the amount of solar power by 2030. However, the plan outlines increased costs for residents using solar power. Hawaii News Now reports the commission will review the filing to determine if the plan is consistent its earlier order and the ...

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  4. Study: Climate change to affect tourism industryRead the original story

    22 min ago | KPUA-AM Hilo

    A University of Hawaii report is warning the state's tourism industry to start preparing now for the effects of climate change.

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

    22 min ago | 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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  6. MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    43 min ago | Hawai`i State Judiciary

    On August 26, Chief Justice Mark Recktenwald had the honor of presenting Darien Nagata with HSBA's Pro Bono Service Award. Pictured above are HSBA Government Lawyers Section Chair Curtis Sherwood, CJ Recktenwald and Darien Nagata. Photo courtesy of Darren Ching.

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  7. FEMA denies disaster declaration for IselleRead the original story

    1 hr ago | West Hawaii Today

    The State of Hawaii's request for a major disaster declaration because Tropical Storm Iselle was denied Thursday by Federal Emergency Management Agency Administrator W. Craig Fugate.

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  8. Court dismisses ACLU challenge to primary electionRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Honolulu Advertiser

    ... Court on Thursday dismissed a legal challenge to the primary election filed by the American Civil Liberties Union of Hawaii. The court found that the ACLU's lawsuit was not a typical election contest and that the court did not have statutory or ...

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  9. Drugs killed Oklahoma inmate in troubled executionRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | NBC12

    ... States and die for jihadist causes... Southern California is seeing the kind of epic surf usually associated with Hawaii or Tahiti. Beaches are thronged with wave riders and crowds are coming to watch the action even as seaside communities try to ...

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  10. 1,600 remain without Hawaiian Telcom serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Washington Examiner

    ... to most homes has been restored. The 1,600 customers are without landline phone or Internet service, or both, the Hawaii Tribune-Herald reported (http://ow.ly/APTXV ). Service is expected to be restored for most by mid-September, but it could be ...

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  11. Public input sought for Hale Mahaolu affordable housing project in PukalaniRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | County of Maui

    ... mauka of the southeast corner of its intersection with Ohia Lehua Place. The project is proposed under Chapter 201H, Hawaii Revised Statutes, which provides developers of qualified affordable housing projects the opportunity to seek exemptions from ...

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  12. HHSC announces layoffs statewideRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | West Hawaii Today

    Hawaii Health Systems Corporation will begin eliminating positions across the statewide system as early as December, officials said this morning.

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  13. Thai worker settlements with Hawaii farms at riskRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Honolulu Advertiser

    A federal judge in Hawaii says she won't consider approving $2.4 million in settlements for hundreds of Thai farm workers until the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission holds a news conference clarifying that the agreements are still subject to court approval.

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  14. Hawaiian Telcom: 1,600 customers still without service after IselleRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | West Hawaii Today

    ... in our finance, billing, logistics (packing/shipping materials), engineering and other departments." Stephens Media Hawaii has received complaints from several Puna customers claiming a lack of communication and incomplete, misleading and ...

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  15. High surf advisory in effect for Big Island shoresRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | West Hawaii Today

    A surfer rides a wave this summer at Laaloa, also known as Magic Sands, in Kona. (Chelsea Jensen/West Hawaii Today) South and east swells headed toward the Hawaiian Islands have prompted a high surf advisory for the Big Island's east- and ...

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  16. Oahu considers paddleboard limits in surf zonesRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | West Hawaii Today

    State regulators in Hawaii are considering limits on stand-up paddleboards off certain beaches on Oahu's south shore to resolve disputes with surfers.

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  17. About Town | 8-28-14Read the original story

    6 hrs ago | West Hawaii Today

    ... Episcopal campus at the corner of Mamalahoa Highway and Konawaena School Road. Call 323-3429 for more information. Hawaii Island Community Development Corporation invites the public to an informational meeting about its Kamakoa Mutual Self-Help ...

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  18. Park service seeks safe margins in water useRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | West Hawaii Today

    ... a state water management area. The move is heavily opposed by the county, lawmakers up to the federal level, the West Hawaii business community and others who see it as another layer of bureaucracy that stands to curtail development by making water ...

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  19. Balancing act: HELCO plans boost in renewable energy useRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | West Hawaii Today

    Hawaii Electric Light Co. is proposing to boost its use of renewable energy sources by 2030, providing for 92 percent of the Big Island's energy needs, but would also require customers with rooftop solar to pay more than they do now.

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  20. Latest flyover indicates Puna lava flow has slowed, possibly stoppedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | FOX Carolina

    ... plenty of time. If these flows keep advancing there will be plenty of time for folks to take action," Orr said. Hawaii County Civil Defense Director Darryl Oliveira says, if necessary, officials will issue an evacuation notice no less than 36 hours ...

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