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Cruise Ship Returns To Hilo

The first cruise ship passengers have arrived in Hilo since March 2020.

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Accessed on 12 January 2022, 1239 UTC.

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Preliminary hearing delayed in drug case

A preliminary hearing for a 47-year-old Kona man accused of possession and attempted distribution of pounds of methamphetamine and a host of other felony offenses has been delayed.

Navy to drain tank system blamed for tainted water

HONOLULU — After initially resisting, the U.S. Navy will comply with Hawaii’s order to remove fuel from a massive underground storage tank facility near Pearl Harbor blamed for contaminating drinking water, officials said Tuesday.

Hydrologist: A wet December closed out 2021

After the first two months of the wet season — October and November — got off to a slow start, December “appears to have made up for lost ground,” according to Kevin Kodama, senior hydrologist for the National Weather Service in Honolulu.

2 stay held in robbery-killings during year-end Vegas events

LAS VEGAS — A Las Vegas judge characterized two California men as criminal predators as she denied them the chance for release from jail while they face murder and other charges in a series of robberies and shootings that left two people dead during the New Year’s weekend.


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