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Wali: Counties at the ready as storm approaches

As the remnants of what used to be Tropical Storm Wali passes the islands, each county is preparing for the potential of heavy rain and thun…

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What to put in your hurricane kit

Hawaii has a history of hurricanes and more are sure to come. Officials recommend preparing for disaster now by making a family emergency pl…

Kapaa, Kauai after Hurricane Dot (Photo: Star Advertiser)

The history of hurricanes in Hawaii

Dot. Iwa. Iniki. Three powerful hurricane names that will never be used again and never forgotten. August 6, 1959. Hurricane Dot approaches …

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Surviving a Storm

It’s been more than 20 years since the last major hurricane hit the islands, but the threat remains very real. Hurricane season lasts from J…