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Button pusher not holding up well under multiple death threats

Updated on  January 15, 2018 at 11:03 pm

Button pusher not holding up well under multiple death threats

Updated on  January 15, 2018 at 11:03 pm


H-1 West lanes to close for work on signs

Westbound lanes of the H-1 freeway from Halawa to Pearl City are slated for closure starting at 9 tonight for overhead sign work, according to state officials. Read More
Updated on  January 15, 2018 at 10:18 pm

911 Report

Kaimuki man arrested in abuse of woman

Police arrested a 49-year-old man after he allegedly abused his ex-girlfriend in Kaimuki. Read More
Updated on  January 15, 2018 at 10:19 pm

Vital Statistics

Vital statistics

Each week, the Honolulu Star-Advertiser publishes Oahu statistics for marriage licenses and birth certificates filed with the stateDepartment of Health’s Vital Statistics System. The dates listed indicate when the information was filed. Read More
Updated on  January 13, 2018 at 8:21 pm

Kokua Line

Lee Cataluna

Somebody needs to get fired over false missile alarm

Updated on  January 13, 2018 at 11:56 pm
Somebody ought to be fired, and if it’s not the person who actually sent out the doomsday text, then it’s those along the chain of command who think saying, “Sorry, it won’t happen again” will suffice. Read More

Incidental Lives

For student,harp sounds all of theright notes

Updated on  January 15, 2018 at 10:25 pm
Quick, name your favorite harpist. Waiting. Waiting. Waiting. (No Googling!) Read More


Facts of the Matter

Volcanic Ash


Hawaiian navigation, space exploration led the way in 2017

From the completion of the epic voyage of the Hokule‘a to the naming of an asteroid detected from Hawaii, and the latest findings of gravitational waves in space, 2017 has been an exciting year for astronomical explorations on Earth and in space. Read More
Updated on  December 30, 2017 at 10:39 pm

Ocean Watch

Green turtles’ numbers are growing at Midway

Updated on  January 12, 2018 at 9:18 pm
Midway is famous for hosting the largest albatross colony in the world, but it’s also become a place to admire sea turtles. Read More