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Hawaii officials disagree about when to drop travel testing

Rapid City Journal 22 Jun 2021
HONOLULU (AP) — Uncertainty remains about when Hawaii will drop its requirement for vaccinated travelers to have negative coronavirus test results so they can avoid quarantine after arriving in the state ... Ige would not commit to dropping the travel tests on Monday, the Honolulu Star-Advertiser reported ... Hawaii United States North America Honolulu.

The Latest: Hawaii detects community spread of delta variant

Federal News Radio 22 Jun 2021
HONOLULU — Hawaii health officials say there is community spread of the COVID-19 delta variant, which was first detected in India ... Government News ... Want to stay up to date with the latest federal news and information from all your devices? Download the revamped Federal News Network app.

Wife of man killed by Honolulu police demands justice: 'If it was me, I'd still ...

ABC7 19 Jun 2021
"I just never thought, I would think of Honolulu as a bad place, as a dark place ... On Thursday, Honolulu police told ABC News that they are investigating the shooting and the officers involved have been placed on "restrictive duty," which means their police powers have been removed and they're assigned to desk duty for now.

Hawaii soldier pleads not guilty to murder in wife’s death

Stars and Stripes 18 Jun 2021
HONOLULU (Tribune News Service) — A 23-year-old Schofield Barracks soldier pleaded not guilty this morning in military court to a charge of first-degree premeditated murder in the on-base beating and stabbing death of his wife, Selena Roth, after their one-year wedding anniversary in January ... (c)2021 The Honolulu Star-Advertiser.

Kanye West Reportedly Working On New Music

The Source 18 Jun 2021
Sources say the 44-year-old rapper has been in a recording studio in Honolulu, Hawaii working on new material. If the rumors are true, this is good news for fans who have been awaiting the “Father Stretch My Hands” singer to deliver new music since the release of his Grammy Award winning album Jesus Is King in October of 2019.

Two brothers who died at Pearl Harbor finally laid to rest 80 years later – rest in peace

Newsner 18 Jun 2021
“When they joined and enlisted, they enlisted on the same day ― together,” their neice Carol Sowar  told Hawaii News Now ... The brothers share a plot, one casket atop the other, as per Fox News. On Tuesday, at ABMC's Honolulu Memorial, Carol Sowar placed a ...

Honolulu police vow to be more transparent after shootings

The Dispatch 17 Jun 2021
The department will hold news conferences within 24 hours of all shootings involving officers, implement training changes including emphasizing de-escalation and cultural sensitivity and enact a near-total ban on shooting in vehicles, the Honolulu Star-Advertiser reported Thursday.

Honolulu Police Department pledges more public transparency

Star Advertiser 17 Jun 2021
In response to local and nationwide demand for police transparency and a sharp ...

Biden, Putin open long-anticipated summit; Senate OKs Juneteenth holiday; US West swelters

Auburnpub dot com 16 Jun 2021
These headlines are in the news this morning ... Confederate soldiers surrendered in April 1865, but word didn’t reach the last enslaved Black people until June 19, when Union soldiers brought the news of freedom to Galveston, Texas ... National News ... National News ... National News ... Video shows man apologized before Honolulu police shot him ... National News.


Star Advertiser 14 Jun 2021
The Honolulu Star-Advertiser strives to make its ...

Families unhappy with plans for unidentified 85 USS Arizona crew members

Stars and Stripes 13 Jun 2021
HONOLULU (Tribune News Service) — The Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency, the Navy and the Pentagon have a conundrum on their hands involving unidentified crew members from one of the most famous — and tragic — battleships of World War II, the USS Arizona ... (c)2021 The Honolulu Star-Advertiser.

Son of Tongan immigrants is Hawaii's spelling bee champ

Rapid City Journal 10 Jun 2021
Simione Olakauatu, a student at Lokelani Intermediate School, will be one of more than 200 youths nationwide participating in the venerable competition's virtual preliminaries this weekend, the Honolulu Star-Advertiser reported Thursday ... For copyright information, check with the distributor of this item, Honolulu Star-Advertiser.

The Latest: Pot-for-shots plan stumbles in Washington state

Federal News Radio 10 Jun 2021
But cannabis retailers say many of them don’t have the space to host clinics ... ___ ... — AP source ... World News ... HONOLULU — A class-action lawsuit has been filed on behalf of inmates in Hawaii, arguing that the state has failed to protect people from coronavirus outbreaks in unsanitary jails and prisons ... The news was first reported by the Washington Post ... 26.

Bomb threat shuts down Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam in Hawaii for several hours

Stars and Stripes 09 Jun 2021
“Units from Honolulu Police Department and Federal Fire Department responded to assist in the investigation with [base security force] and other emergency personnel,” the base said in a news release ... The Honolulu Star Advertiser reported that workers at a dry dock at the Pearl ...

Kauai remains 'preferred' location for missile defense radar Pentagon won't fund

Stars and Stripes 08 Jun 2021
HONOLULU (Tribune News Service) —The Missile Defense Agency announced on Monday that Kauai is the "preferred" location in an ongoing environmental analysis for the $1.9 billion Homeland Defense Radar-Hawaii — an all-but-dead project in the eyes of the Pentagon as it contends with maneuvering hypersonic threats.