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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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…

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Iselle damages Big Island crops

Tropical Storrm Iselle ripped through agriculture land on the Big Island. Some farmers say they’ve lost thousands of dollars worth of crops.…