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  • Published on Sep 10, 2019

    In Hawaii, Mauna Kea ‘protectors’ fight telescope project with prayer

    Activists — who prefer the term “protectors” — camp near an access road to Mauna Kea in Hawaii to protest a planned telescope atop the mountain. (RNS/Jack Jenkins) MAUNA KEA MOUNTAIN, Hawaii — As the sun began to appear above Hawaii’s …

    Source: National Catholic Reporter
  • Published on 00:42 GMT

    Marine Corps Base Hawaii has only U.S. military chapel named after bishop

    Father David Hammond poses in an undated photo next to the plaque dedicating the Marine Corps Base Hawaii chapel to the late Bishop Joseph W. Estabrook. An auxiliary bishop of the U.S. Archdiocese for the Military Services, he died in 2012. Father Hammond …

    Source: Leaven
  • Published on Sep 10, 2019

    University: Losing Hawaii telescope risks billions in funds

    Updated 2:01 pm PDT, Tuesday, September 10, 2019 HONOLULU (AP) — Losing the Thirty Meter Telescope could mean losing billions of dollars in research funding over the next few decades, a senior University of Hawaii official said. Vassilis Syrmos, the school …

    Source: SF Gate
  • Published on Sep 10, 2019

    U of Hawaii: No telescope may mean billion less in funds

    HONOLULU (AP) — A senior University of Hawaii official says losing the Thirty Meter Telescope could mean losing billions of dollars in research funding over the next few decades. University of Hawaii Vice President for Research and Innovation Vassilis …

    Source: The Seattle Times
  • Published on Sep 10, 2019

    University of Hawaii: No telescope means less research funds

    HONOLULU (AP) – A senior University of Hawaii official says losing the Thirty Meter Telescope could mean losing billions of dollars in research funding over the next few decades. University of Hawaii Vice President for Research and Innovation Vassilis …

    Source: Washington Times
  • Published on 01:41 GMT

    Native Hawaiians lowered blood pressure with hula dancing

    New Orleans, Louisiana – Native Hawaiians who participated in a blood-pressure-lowering program incorporating their cultural dance of hula lowered their blood pressure more than those who received standard education on diet and exercise, according to …

    Source: Imperial Valley News
  • Published on Sep 10, 2019

    Hawaii’s doctor shortage is taking ‘a troubling turn for the worse’

    HONOLULU, Hawaii (HawaiiNewsNow) – Hawaii’s doctor shortage is taking “a troubling turn for the worse” because an alarming number of physicians are leaving the state, the University of Hawaii John A. Burns School of Medicine says.

    Source: Hawaii News Now
  • Published on 02:25 GMT

    Desperate searches in Hawaii for female solo traveler, 23, who vanished in Maui and avid hiker, 27

    Police in Hawaii are desperately searching for two hikers who have vanished in separate incidents on two different islands six weeks apart. California woman, Khiara Henry, 23, was last seen in Maui on July 21 after renting a car in Kahului. The solo …

    Source: Charleston Daily Mail
  • Published on Sep 10, 2019

    Shocking moment woman, 26, slips off waterfall in Hawaii and plunges 50 FEET into water

    GoPro footage has emerged of the moment a professional American beach volleyball player plunged 50ft after slipping off a waterfall in Hawaii, breaking multiples bones. A week before her senior beach volleyball season at University of Hawaii, Heather …

    Source: Charleston Daily Mail
  • Published on 01:16 GMT

    Eats By E pop-ups celebrate a Berkeley chef’s Filipino culture and Hawaiian upbringing

    Food is served family-style, arranged on a table lined with banana leaves and eaten with hands at Eats by E’s kamayan pop-up dinners. Photo: Eats by EWhen chef Eric Pascual has leftover rice from his Eats By E pop-up dinners, he eats some for breakfast …

    Source: Berkeleyside
  • Published on 00:31 GMT

    Steeped in Hawaiian History, Longboarding Rides an Instagram Wave

    LONG BEACH, N.Y. — In the lulls between waves here on a recent weekday morning, dozens of nine-foot longboards floated like driftwood as the slate gray glass of the late-summer Atlantic dithered into cords. Yet as the waves pitched, a ballet began: With …

    Source: International Herald Tribune
  • Published on 04:42 GMT

    Hawaii tour companies struggling due to Mauna Kea protest

    KAILUA-KONA, Hawaii — Hawaii tour companies are beginning to experience negative effects from the protest that has blocked access to the state’s highest volcano. West Hawaii Today reported Tuesday that tour companies near Mauna Kea are restructuring and …

    Source: 680News
  • Published on 02:05 GMT

    Exhibition celebrates Maaori and Native Hawaiian ancestors

    Exhibition celebrates Maaori and Native Hawaiian female ancestors A new large-scale exhibition featuring works exploring the contemporary and ancestral importance of Maaori and Kanaka Maoli (Native Hawaiian) women opens at Waikato Museum on Saturday (14 …

    Source: Scoop
  • Published on Sep 10, 2019

    Hawaii Paw-O: How cool will your canine be this summer?

    Chilled out canines will be unleashing their inner beach bum on the sand this summer, with Hawaiian shirts for hounds turning into the must-have pet accessory as the weather warms up. Experts say the loose-fitting tropical wear not only makes pups look …

    Source: Geelong Advertiser
  • Published on Sep 10, 2019

    Vikings’ Mata’afa makes NFL debut, but family in Hawaii can’t watch

    Most of his home state is still obsessed with Marcus Mariota, whose Titans games are televised for everyone to see. None of the local channels picked up the Vikings-Falcons game. That meant when Mata’afa took the field for the Vikings, his family was …

    Source: West Central Tribune
  • Published on Sep 10, 2019

    Two young hikers vanished in Hawaii, authorities ramp up search efforts

    Two young hikers — a local on his first solo excursion and a tourist from California — vanished from two Hawaiian islands within about a month of each other, authorities said. Experienced hiker Kyle Brittain, 27, of Honolulu, set out around 6 a.m. Aug. 30 …

    Source: NYPOST
  • Published on Sep 10, 2019

    Hawaii to receive $12M in federal funds for roads damaged by eruption

    Source: Hawaii News Now
  • Published on 01:03 GMT

    Landed expands home down-payment program to University of Hawaii

    Source: Bizjournals
  • Published on 03:31 GMT

    Target to hire more than 1,000 seasonal workers in Hawaii

     

    Source: Bizjournals
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