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Volcano Update

2015-11-29 01:30

In early November, volcano scientists from Hawaii, Chile, Indonesia, Italy and Japan participated in a workshop at the Mount Fuji Research Institute in Japan. Talks and discussions during the workshop were focused on the best ways to protect tourists in active volcanic areas.

Arts & Entertainment

2015-11-27 02:45

David Gomes’ 40-year career would be the envy of any acoustical instrument maker worldwide. He has received numerous awards, including first place for an instrument in this year’s Hawaii’s Wood Show. He has a near two-year waiting list for his guitars and ukuleles from musicians in Hawaii, the mainland and Japan. Musicians and retailers come from all over the Pacific to his humble shop in Kohala to pick out their own woods for custom guitars and ukulele.


2015-11-30 01:31

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2015-11-30 01:30

When public officials refuse to release a video that shows alleged misconduct by a police officer, you should only expect the worst.

Nation & World

2015-11-30 10:47

Former Army specialist Ke’Arre M. Stewart died Friday in the shooting at a Colorado Planned Parenthood Clinic, along with a police officer and a woman from Hawaii. Stewart’s death was confirmed by Amburh Butler, a staff sergeant in the Army and a friend of Stewart’s since middle school.


2015-11-27 10:07

ATLANTA — Georgia has long given its state employees a holiday honoring the birthday of Robert E. Lee, the iconic Confederate general. Though the Civil War leader’s birthday falls on Jan. 19, the state generally postpones its commemoration until the day after Thanksgiving to give state workers a day off.