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2017-06-28 00:06

HILO — The Monday morning malfunction of a City and County of Honolulu mainframe computer has become a statewide problem for anyone seeking to obtain or renew a driver’s license, register a motor vehicle or get a state identification card.

State & Regional

2017-06-25 00:06

HONOLULU (AP) — Hawaii Gov. David Ige plans to veto a bill that would forbid issuing new aquarium fishing permits. The bill was supported by environmental groups who want to limit aquarium fishing to protect wildlife living around coral reefs.

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2017-06-28 00:06

Earlier this year, when the timeline for the building of a replacement for aging Aloha Stadium was projected at “five to seven years,” some people wondered: Why so long?

Local Features

2017-06-28 00:05

Kona Business and Professional Women representatives Carol Kirihara, Laura Guluzzy and Mary Reynolds recently presented Father Lio a check for $500 for St. Michael Outreach Food Pantry. The club raises money annually to support their charitable giving and scholarships by selling jam at the Kona Coffee Cultural Festival and poinsettias before Christmas at Hale Halewai.


2017-06-27 00:06

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2017-06-28 00:06

Democrats these days must feel like Michael Dukakis, as famously played by Jon Lovitz in a debate with then-Vice President George H.W. Bush on “Saturday Night Live” when he said, “I can’t believe I’m losing to this guy.”

Nation & World

2017-06-28 00:06

WASHINGTON — Senate GOP leaders abruptly shelved their long-sought health care overhaul Tuesday, asserting they can still salvage it but raising new doubts about whether President Donald Trump and the Republicans will ever deliver on their promises to repeal and replace “Obamacare.”


2017-06-27 00:06

I love a deep-fried, puffy-battered fish sandwich, with a tempura-like coating, but I’m not doing that at home. That’s for an indulgent summer seafood shack lunch, or if you’re lucky enough to find yourself in a British pub.