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Arson dog dies

Hawaii’s firs certified arson dog dies at age 13.

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Panel recommends approval of Moderna vaccine

A U.S. advisory committee earlier today voted to recommended that the Food and Drug Administration grant emergency use authorization for the Moderna mRNA-1273 COVID-19 vaccine.

Police ID body found on remote Volcano trail

Police say a body discovered Saturday on a remote trail in the Kahaualea Natural Area Reserve in Volcano has been identified as 27-year-old Kaleo Malama Aaron Cachero of Puna.

Green: Mask mandate to remain in place

Hawaii’s mask mandate will likely remain in place for some time despite the start of vaccinations for COVID-19 in the Aloha State this week, said Lt. Gov. Josh Green on Wednesday.

Flags to fly at half-staff today

Gov. David Ige has ordered the U.S. and Hawaii state flags to fly at half-staff today at all state offices and agencies in honor of former state Rep. Harold “Hal” Jones, who died Oct. 27 at age 73 at Hilo Medical Center.