Hawaii State News, Monday, 16 April 2018

Accessed on 16 April 2018, 1401 UTC, Post #16647.



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Hawaii storm strands dozens at Red Cross evacuation shelter

USA TODAY4 hours ago
LIHUE, Hawaii – Dozens of people are stranded at a Red Cross shelter on Kauai after a storm dropped over 2 feet of rain, causing massive flooding and grounding rescue helicopters. Hawaii Gov. David Ige issued an emergency proclamation for the island where heavy rainfall damaged or flooded dozens …
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Torrential rains leave dozens stranded in Hawaii shelter

CBS News1 hour ago
“It’s a pretty scary situation,” Coralie Matayoshi, CEO of the Hawaii Chapter of the American Red Cross, told CBS Honolulu affiliate KGMB-TV. “They’re completely surrounded by water. The original plan was to have them airlifted to the Church of the Pacific shelter, where food and water are waiting.”.
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Fox 32 Chicago

Airline Rolls Out Effort to Speak Hawaiian on Flights

U.S. News & World Report16 hours ago
Airline Rolls Out Effort to Speak Hawaiian on Flights. Hawaiian Airlines is making strides to incorporate traditional Hawaiian language into everyday business. … HONOLULU (AP) — Passengers flying Hawaiian Airlines may soon get a complimentary language lesson as the company amplifies efforts to …
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Homeless in Hawaii: Lack of assured funding slows progress on Big …

Honolulu Star-Advertiser3 hours ago
Uncertainty over whether the Legislature will continue to fund programs to help the homeless has caused at least one nonprofit to pull back on services, including efforts to get more chronically homeless adults and low-income families off the street on Hawaii island. Some of Hawaii County’s homeless have …
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Hawaii’s Kauai sees flooding, more than 2 feet of rain

Las Vegas Review-Journal11 hours ago
LIHUE, Hawaii — Hawaii Gov. David Ige has called for an emergency response to the severe flooding on Kauai. The governor issued an emergency proclamation for the island Sunday following the National Weather Service’s recording of almost 27 inches of rainfall in a 24-hour period in Hanalei.
Rain slowly subsides, but Kauai remains under flood warning
Highly CitedHawaii News Now19 hours ago

University of Hawaii’s DeMiero pitches gem in silencing UC Riverside

Honolulu Star-Advertiser12 hours ago
Dominic DeMiero pitched 8 1/3 scoreless innings to fuel Hawaii’s series-clinching 5-0 baseball victory over UC Riverside today at Les Murakami Stadium. In his previous four starts, DeMiero had a 9.00 earned-run average and 2.27 WHIP. But on Sunday, DeMiero did not issue any walks — he had a …
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Heaven in Hawaii: How to get the best out of the Pacific’s paradise …

Independent.ieApr 14, 2018
Kauai has starred in numerous movies and TV shows from Lost to The Descendants starring George Clooney – that storyline closely matches historic events in Hawaii, much of whose terrain is privately owned since the sugar plantation tycoon times. Those movie images are familiar to us all – from blood-red …
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2017-18 ALL-USA Hawaii Boys Basketball Team

USA TODAY High School Sports2 hours ago
USA TODAY High School Sports is proud to announce the American Family Insurance ALL-USA Hawaii Boys Basketball Team. Players were selected based on their athletic achievements from the 2017-18 season. For the complete list of American Family Insurance ALL-USA state teams, click here.
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If you work at this Hawaii farm for 2 years, it helps pay for your college

CNBCApr 13, 2018
Leeward Community College student Dez Munar, 20, jumped at the opportunity to become an intern at MA’O Organic Farm in Waianae county of Honolulu, Hawaii, after it offered to pay for his college tuition. MA’O, which stands for mala (garden) ʻai (food) ʻopio (youth), or youth food garden, was founded …
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Brooke Henderson wins in Hawaii for 6th LPGA Tour title

ABC NewsApr 14, 2018
For the final two days of the Lotte Championship, it was pretty clear that the only player who could beat Brooke Henderson was Brooke Henderson. She wasn’t about to let it happen Saturday at windy Ko Olina Golf Club, where she won by four shots. The Canadian was too talented, and she had some very …
Brooke Henderson has one-shot lead at Lotte Championship in …
ESPNApr 13, 2018

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