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Accessed on 16 June 2019, 1535 UTC, Post 19050.
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Theres a new police officer moving to West Hawaii, of the four-legged kind.
KAILUA-KONA Wanting more action to address homelessness in town, proprietors and community members are banding together to help clean up Kailua-Kona.
The use of electronic smoking devices, or vaping, remains a problem in East Hawaii high schools, and its becoming more difficult to detect, local administrators say.
The construction of an outdoor warning sirens begins Friday at Mohouli Park in Hilo. Hawaii County Civil Defense announced Thursday that outdoor warning sirens are scheduled to be constructed from Friday to June 28 in Malama, Mohouli and Ainako parks. Residents and business owners nearby can expect general construction noise and increased traffic during business hours while the sirens are put up.
Owen Flores, 12, of Kau 4-H Livestock Club brushes his market steer, Dezi, on Friday during the Hawaii County 4-H Livestock Show and Sale in Anderson Arena at Rocking Chair Ranch in Honokaa. The show and sale continues today at 8:30 a.m. The schedule for todays events includes the lamb show at 8:30 a.m., hog show at 9:30 a.m., steer show at 11 a.m. and the auction at 2 p.m. To see more photos from the event, see Mondays edition of the Hawaii Tribune-Herald.
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