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  1. Virtual wargame targets Honolulu harborRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Honolulu Advertiser

    The Coast Guard-sponsored event saw maritime industry computer professionals working to fend off a virtual large-scale coordinated cyberattack at the University of Hawaii at Manoa. ~~ Aiming to pre-empt a cyberattack that could cripple shipping traffic to Hawaii, the major players in the port of Honolulu joined in a first-of-its-kind exercise Wednesday to examine weaknesses in their computer networks.

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  2. Army supporters exceed criticsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Honolulu Advertiser

    The session started at 6:30 p.m. in the Leilehua High School cafeteria, with many expressing the strategic importance Hawaii represents as a forward U.S. base in the Pacific. ~~ A standing-room-only crowd of mostly Army supporters but also some detractors turned out Wednesday in Wahiawa for the second of two "listening" sessions as the service weighs big troop cuts around the country, including in Hawaii.

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  3. Residents debate whether to keep mililtary forces in HawaiiRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | KITV-TV

    ... in a row -- people packed in to pour out their feelings on whether or not the Army should cut down on it's troops in Hawaii. 1112 "IF WE ARE GOING TO MAKE CUTBACKS, IF IT IS MANDATORY THEN THOSE CUTBACKS SHOULD BE IN OTHER COUNTRIES NOT IN THE ...

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  4. U.S. Army weighing major roster cutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KITV-TV

    The U.S. Army is about to make major cuts to it's roster. Thousands will be affected, but will they be from Hawaii? roster.

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  5. Hawaiian Air flight aborts takeoff at Honolulu AirportRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Honolulu Advertiser

    It is the ninth A330 to join the airline's fleet since June 2010. " border="0" /> The captain for Hawaiian Airlines Flight 445 made the decision due to an unreliable airspeed indicator during the 2:33 p.m. takeoff, Hawaiian Air said in an email.

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  6. EPA investigate jet fuel spillRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | KITV-TV

    ... its not easy getting to it. we are just getting an idea of where it's at and where its moving," The state was told by Hawaii Fueling and Facilities Corporation that it believes only 42,000 gallons leaked out. The tank holds 2.6 million gallons and ...

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  7. Bills could impact PGV expansionRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | West Hawaii Today

    That's a question the County Council will grapple with again next week as the geothermal power plant in Pohoiki starts another around-the-clock drilling project to build a new well. One requests the 38-megawatt plant to comply with the ban, adopted in 2012 following its last drilling project, and drill only between the hours of 7 a.m. and 7 p.m. The other asks the county's attorneys to take the issue to court so a judge can decide if, in fact, the law applies to the county's only geothermal power plant.

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  8. Police arrest Puna man for stealing iPadRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | West Hawaii Today

    A Puna man is facing felony and misdemeanor charges in connection with a stolen iPad, according to the Hawaii Police Department. On May 15, 2014, an unknown man went to a house on Desha Avenue in Hilo to sell opihi.

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  9. Holding cell ruckus disrupts Kona courtRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | West Hawaii Today

    ... about safety issues from flooding and electrical outlets during the disruption. Tammy Mori, spokeswoman for the Hawaii State Judiciary, said the cellblock sustained minor damage. The state Department of Accounting and General Services, which ...

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  10. Police searching for wanted Hilo manRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | West Hawaii Today

    Hawaii Island police are asking for the public's help in locating a Hilo man wanted on a bench warrant for violating probation, according to the Hawaii Police Department. Kalani Ahuna, 30, is described as 5-foot-10, 170 pounds with brown eyes and short, black "buzzed" hair, police said.

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  11. County gets $50K grant to control invasive antsRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | West Hawaii Today

    Hawaii County Department of Parks and Recreation has received a $50,000 grant from the Hawaii Tourism Authority to control little fire ants at specific park sites. Parks and Recreation is one of four Hawaii Island organizations selected by the HTA for a grant award under its 2015 Natural Resources Program.

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  12. Pacific Links tournament moved to China to boost golf tourism in HawaiiRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Business Journal

    Pacific Links Hawaii has moved its PGA Champions Tour tournament, which was supposed to be played at its Kapolei Golf Club in West Oahu, seen here, to China in an effort to boost golf tourism in the Islands. Pacific Links Hawaii has moved its PGA Champions Tour golf tournament, which was supposed to be held in September at the Kapolei Golf Club on Oahu, to China as part of the company's global strategy to grow membership and to increase golf tourism here in Hawaii, the company's chief operating officer told PBN.

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  13. Hawaiian Airlines opens first of 6 new Premier Club lounges at Honolulu airportRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Business Journal

    Hawaiian Airlines President and CEO Mark Dunkerley at the opening of the airline's new Premier Club lounge at Honolulu International Airport. Hawaiian Airlines on Wednesday opened the first of six renovated Premier Club lounges inside the interisland terminal at Honolulu International Airport , offering free Wi-Fi, power outlets, refreshments and more for its frequent-flyer members.

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  14. Transfer station readies for reopening amid stalled lavaRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Honolulu Advertiser

    PAHOA >> The public has a few days left to get a glimpse of Hawaii lava from a viewing area set up by the county. After slow-moving lava poured into the Pahoa trash transfer station, it was turned into a public viewing area last month.

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  15. UH West Oahu, Tokai University form partnershipRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Honolulu Advertiser

    The partnership announced Tuesday will include joint delivery of courses and programs, collaboration in research and the opportunity for students to take credit courses at both campuses. Hawaii Tokai International College is currently located in Honolulu but will be moving to a newly constructed campus next to UH West Oahu in April.

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  16. More little fire ant infestations discovered on MauiRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Honolulu Advertiser

    WAILUKU, Hawaii >> Maui officials say infestations of little fire ants have been discovered in Huelo and on a single property in Haiku. The Maui News reports the discoveries are the fifth time the invasive species has evaded quarantine on Maui and the ninth infestation on the island since 2009.

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  17. Lanai to Join Maui Friday Town Parties with 5th Friday This WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | County of Maui

    ... Local Gentry, The Lanai Art Center, Anuenue Juice Bar, Pele's Other Garden, Island Images Salon, Fusion Food Truck, Hawaii Western Adventures, Pine Isle Market, Religious Experience Salsa, Carmen's Mexican Food, and Richard's Market. This event is ...

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  18. Lava remains stalled above Pahoa police, fire stationsRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Honolulu Advertiser

    Lava remained stalled about a third of a mile upslope of Highway 130 and the Pahoa fire and police stations Wednesday, Hawaii County Civil Defense said after a morning overflight. The leading tip of the flow continues to widen, but has not advanced in two days, when it moved about 50 yards between Sunday and Monday mornings.

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  19. Lava flow breakout continues to widen, but does not advanceRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | West Hawaii Today

    HVO geologist taking a GPS waypoint of the leading edge of the June 27 flow, which consisted of a narrow, sluggish breakout during the afternoon of Jan. 26. USGS/HVO/Special to West Hawaii Today A breakout from the June 27 lava flow continues to widen and is showing some signs of advancement Monday morning, Hawaii County Civil Defense reports. The June 27 is seen in this Jan. 22 photo..

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  20. Public invited to comment on new 'pot' rulesRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | West Hawaii Today

    Big Island residents will be able to weigh in today on a number of administrative rule changes related to Hawaii's medical marijuana program. Among the proposed changes are a new process for the Department of Health to consider approval of additional medical conditions to be covered by the state's medical marijuana program; a new system of application processing, registrations, monitoring and disciplinary actions; physician requirements to participate in the program; registration of qualifying patients and primary caregivers; monitoring and corrective action; and procedures for maintaining confidentiality for patients and caregivers.

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