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A less aggressive strain of rapid ohia death, Ceratocystis huliohia, was recently detected in a single tree on private property in East Maui, the state Department of Land and Natural Resources said Tuesday.
HONOLULU A 51-year-old Kona woman accused of using bitcoin to try to hire a hit man on the internet to kill her husband remains in custody at the Federal Detention Center in Honolulu, pending arrangements by federal court officials for her release.
Deadline for submissions passes for proposed fissure 8 names; community meeting to be conducted by fall
Police said Tuesday a man who died after being struck Friday by a pickup truck will be added to the years traffic fatality totals, but another who died in May of a heart attack that resulted in a single-vehicle crash will be subtracted.
Through the years, the Daniel R. Sayre Memorial Foundation has donated ATVs, lifeguard PA systems, jaws of life, Billy Pugh nets and all kinds of other life-saving equipment.
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