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Scientists ask public to help track Hawaii green sea turtles

| | Sep 18 2017 - 8:50am | Comments

HONOLULU — Scientists are asking the public for help tracking green sea turtles as they return to Hawaiian islands after their nesting season.

  1. Posted: Aug 10 2017 - 8:44am

    WAILUKU, Maui (AP) — A convicted murderer was sentenced to a five-year prison term for burglary, theft and contraband charges to resolve his remaining criminal cases.

  2. Posted: Aug 9 2017 - 4:09pm

    HONOLULU (AP) — The state Department of Health says an Oahu resident has contracted rat lungworm, a potentially deadly brain parasite.

  3. Posted: Aug 9 2017 - 1:56pm

    HONOLULU (AP) — An endangered native bat is at the center of a fight over a proposed wind farm in Hawaii.

  4. | Posted: Aug 9 2017 - 8:50am

    HAGATNA, Guam — Residents of the tiny Pacific island of Guam say they’re afraid of being caught in the middle of escalating tensions between the U.S. and North Korea after Pyongyang announced it was examining plans for attacking the strategically important U.S. territory.

  5. | Posted: Aug 8 2017 - 8:43pm

    WAIMANALO, Oahu — Compared with other marine mammals, 40-year-old Kina has lived a particularly winding and high-profile life.

  6. | Posted: Aug 8 2017 - 8:43pm

    HONOLULU — Dispensary sales of medical marijuana in Hawaii are beginning after patients waited 17 years for a legal way to purchase the drug.

  7. | Posted: Aug 8 2017 - 4:14pm

    HONOLULU (AP) — State and federal authorities plan to move a newborn Hawaiian monk seal away from congested Waikiki so it can remain a wild animal and won’t become accustomed to interacting with people.

  8. Posted: Aug 8 2017 - 11:00am

    HAGATNA, Guam (AP) — Dozens of clergy sex abuse lawsuits are scheduled to go through mediation later this year, but the attorney representing the plaintiffs said he is prepared to abandon mediation and take the cases to trial.

  9. | Posted: Aug 8 2017 - 10:43am

    WAIMANALO, Oahu (AP) — A Hawaii marine park’s purchase of Kina, a 40-year-old false killer whale long used in echolocation research, has reignited a debate about captive marine mammals and the places that care for them.

  10. | Posted: Aug 7 2017 - 9:41pm

    HONOLULU (AP) — The father of an inmate who took her own life is asking why the prison she was held at had her in solitary confinement instead of suicide watch before her death.

  11. | Posted: Aug 6 2017 - 11:00pm

    HONOLULU — The Hawaii Department of Public Safety has temporarily reassigned the longtime administrator of the parole system pending the outcome of an internal investigation.

  12. | Posted: Aug 3 2017 - 9:37pm

    HONOLULU — Six arrests were made when protesters tried to block an equipment convoy for a solar telescope being built on Haleakala mountain held sacred by some Native Hawaiians.

  13. Posted: Aug 3 2017 - 9:39am

    WAILUKU (AP) — A shortage of bus drivers on Maui has forced state officials to suspend bus rides for students at three schools and limit rides for students at one school.

  14. Posted: Aug 3 2017 - 9:38am

    HONOLULU (AP) — Hawaii’s two largest health insurers have filed to raise insurance rates next year.

  15. | Posted: Aug 3 2017 - 8:59am

    HONOLULU — Hawaii is building its first public fueling station for hydrogen vehicles, which will enable the state to begin selling cars that only emit water vapor.