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  1. GMO appeal squeaks through Hawaii County CouncilRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | West Hawaii Today

    The Hawaii County Council voted 5-4 Wednesday to appeal a federal judge's ruling striking a law that restricts genetically modified crops on the island. The Hawaii County Council voted 5-4 Wednesday to appeal a federal judge's ruling striking a law that restricts genetically modified crops on the island.

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  2. State's aerial hunting suit dismissedRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | West Hawaii Today

    County Deputy Corporation Counsel Chris Schlueter, standing right, leaves a courtroom filled with hunters after Wednesday's hearing in Hilo Circuit Court. JOHN BURNETT/Hawaii Tribune-Herald Tom Lodge, chairman of the county's Game Management Advisory Commission, talks to reporters after Wednesday's hearing in Hilo Circuit Court.

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  3. Hawaii telecom executive charged with corruptionRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | West Hawaii Today

    A federal grand jury in Hawaii has indicted the president of a telecommunications company on charges that he illegally used $4 million in corporation money over a decade and underreported his income tax. The Honolulu Star-Advertiser reports Albert S.N. Hee is charged with seven counts of corrupt interference with the administration of Internal Revenue Service laws and six counts of submitting a false tax return.

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  4. Oahu man charged with producing, possessing child pornographyRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | West Hawaii Today

    ... before District Judge Derrick K. Watson in Honolulu. Florence T. Nakakuni, United States Attorney for the District of Hawaii, said that according to a complaint and affidavit signed on Tuesday, the case began with a report to the Honolulu Police ...

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  5. About Town | 12-18-14Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | West Hawaii Today

    Queen Liliuokalani Trust and Rivco Construction have partnered with Habitat for Humanity West Hawaii to take down the structure at the Swing Zone with the goal of saving as much reusable material as possible and keeping waste out of the landfill. Volunteers are needed from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. through Friday to take down the building.Materials that are reusable will be used for small construction projects, Puna storm recovery, or will be sold at the Habitat ReStore.

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  6. Suspect sought in Chinatown bank robberyRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | West Hawaii Today

    The Honolulu Star-Advertiser reports a man at about 12:15 p.m. Tuesday entered the First Hawaiian Bank and handed a note to a teller.

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  7. Voices: Tiny town in the line of fire from lava flowRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Windsor Beacon

    The goddess of volcanoes, her Kilauea has been gurgling a lot lately here on the Big Island of Hawaii, and the eruptions are on track to potentially wipe out a major shopping area of this small town. A grocer, gas station, tire shop and a Subway sandwich shop could be victims.

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  8. Hawaii governor to visit lava flow site as businesses pack up to leave Pahoa MarketplaceRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Business Journal

    The two largest tenants at the Pahoa Marketplace plan to close their doors at 6 p.m. Thursday in advance of a lava flow from Kilauea volcano that Hawaii County officials say could reach the rural Big Island shopping center by Monday. Hawaii Gov. David Ige planned to meet with Hawaii County Civil Defense administrator Darryl Oliveira Thursday afternoon in Hilo before touring the lava site and meeting with the merchants leaving the Pahoa Marketplace.

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  9. Lava creeps within mile of Hawaii shopping centreRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | CNews

    Lava flow from the Kilauea volcano is pictured having breached a fence but stopped feet away from a transfer station outside the village of Pahoa on Hawaii's Big Island December 8, 2014. The slow-moving lava flow from an erupting volcano on Hawaii's Big Island incinerated a house last month, marking the first home devoured by a stream of molten rock that has crept toward the village of Pahoa for weeks, civil defense officials said.

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  10. Gas prices drop in HawaiiRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | KITV-TV

    ... unexpected gift. The store uses two vehicles to deliver dozens of arrangements every day. REECE NAKAMOTO FARINAS: "IN HAWAII YOU ALWAYS EXPECT THINGS TO KEEP GOING UP AND UP AND UP AND WHEN SOMETHING KIND OF TAKES AH... WHEN SOMETHING FALLS A LITTLE ...

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  11. Kauai wins big when 'The Biggest Loser' comes to townRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Business Journal

    ... episodes on the Garden Island in the fall. Darlene Moikawa, public relations and communications coordinator with the Hawaii Visitors and Convention Bureau , said it's a big program for Hawaii in terms of reach. Jay Talwar , chief marketing officer ...

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  12. Obama Off to Hawaii, Drawing CriticismRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | US News & World Report

    President Barack Obama reacts as he watches his putt while golfing in Kaneohe Bay, Hawaii, on Jan. 2, during his Christmas vacation last year. President Barack Obama is scheduled to leave Washington for Hawaii Friday to spend his annual Christmas vacation in the islands where he grew up.

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  13. Handcrafted furniture, home items made by Hawaii prisonersRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | KITV-TV

    ... industries in the prisons around the islands and do everything from bedding to furniture to specialty items," said Hawaii Correctional Industries Administrator Chris Lansford. A chair includes a place to recharge your phone and plug in a light. It's ...

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  14. New store features furniture, more made by Hawaii prisonersRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | KITV-TV

    A new storefront officially opened in Honolulu where you can get everything from office furniture to koa boxes, locally made by Hawaii prisoners. A new storefront officially opened in Honolulu today--where you can get everything from office furniture to koa boxes--all locally made... By Hawaii prisoners.

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  15. Smokehouse Ribs RockRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Examiner.com

    ... for open hours though by calling as the web site still has their old hours on it. Living the ideal dream life in Hawaii for more than twenty years, Gaia's passion for world travel and love for Hawaii brought her to photojournalism. Her hottest ...

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  16. Outback Steakhouse in Kihei serves up a limited time menu with LobsterRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... 11AM and feed you straight through the day with no closures between lunch and dinner. Living the ideal dream life in Hawaii for more than twenty years, Gaia's passion for world travel and love for Hawaii brought her to photojournalism. Her hottest ...

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  17. NextEra/HECO transaction application to be filed with Hawaii regulators in six weeksRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Business Journal

    ... the local government and community as well as approval from regulators. In the NextEra/HECO deal, this includes the Hawaii PUC and the Consumer Advocate. To approve the acquisition, industry sources tell me that the state and PUC should aggressively ...

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  18. Perreira named general manager of Maui's Queen Kaahumanu CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Business Journal

    The Queen Kaahumanu Center on Maui has promoted Jacqueline Perreira to general manager after being the Kahului mall's senior accountant for the past four years. Kirk Horiuchi , senior vice president of JLL Retail Hawaii, the manager of Maui's only regional shopping center, said Tuesday that the promotion speaks to Perreira's tireless work in support of the mall's merchants.

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  19. Three Hawaii restaurants among Top 100 in U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Honolulu Advertiser

    ... is served during a wine tasting at La Mer in the Halekulani Hotel, Waikiki. Perennial dining award winners in Hawaii are named among OpenTable.com's list of the 100 best restaurants in the U.S. La Mer at Halekulani in Waikiki, Mama's Fish House in ...

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  20. Yellow HibiscusRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Examiner.com

    On a recent trip to Maui , Hawaii we discovered some beautiful examples of our 50th states' official flower- the Yellow Hibiscus . An endangered species , these beauties are considered by lovers of tropical plants among the brightest of all the state flowers.

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