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Friday’s Need to Know

The state launched an investigation after Thursday night’s gas leak that snarled evening rush hour traffic. The rupture shut down parts of K…


Head Start program celebrates 50 years

The state’s early education program is celebrating 50 years of serving Hawaii’s youth. Head Start was founded in 1965, and since then has be…

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#7 Hawai’i dominant to open 2016 season

HONOLULU – The University of Hawai’i men’s volleyball team successfully opened the 2016 season with an easy straight set victory over King (…

Magic Island, Ala Moana Beach Park

Many Ala Moana Beach Park improvements could take years to complete

The city’s director of parks and recreation says a lot of the work is still being put out to bid.

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United Airlines fined $2.7M for violating rules protecting disabled passengers, long tarmac delays

DOT said there was a significant increase in 2014 in disability-related complaints regarding United.