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Local effects of government shutdown

Many people are wondering how widespread the local effects of the government shutdown will be. From furloughs to one of the state’s main tou…

Snake killed on Pali Highway

A dead snake was turned over to the Hawaii Department of Agriculture (HDOA) last week after it was apparently run over and killed by a Windw…

QR code sample

Action Line Consumer Alert: QR codes

QR codes are making their way to Hawaii. They’re simple bar codes that smartphone users can scan and be linked to websites, for business inf…

2 men charged in Hilo robbery

Big Island police have charged two men with various offenses stemming from an incident early Saturday morning in Hilo.