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Accessed on 13 June 2019, 1455 UTC, Post 19033.

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Hilo heart-to-heart

HILO — Hilo Medical Center’s cardiac program has expanded once again, with the addition of a second interventional cardiologist.

Man indicted in crash that killed HFD veteran

KAILUA-KONA — The driver of an SUV that reportedly struck and killed an 18-year veteran of the Hawaii Fire Department last month has been indicted on charges of manslaughter and negligent homicide.

Juvenile racer snake captured on Maui

KAILUA-KONA — A small juvenile snake was captured after it was seen slithering out of a newly arrived visitor’s backpack Monday night at a Maui vacation rental in Pukalani.

Police arrest 25 for suspected DUI

KAILUA-KONA — Hawaii Island police arrested 25 motorists for suspected drunken driving between June 3 and Sunday. Three of the drivers were involved in a traffic crash and three were younger than age 21.


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