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Honolulu high-rise had outdated fire alarms

Jul 29 2017 - 12:06am || Comments

HONOLULU — A Honolulu apartment high-rise where a blaze recently killed three people failed to update its fire alarms to meet safety standards despite an engineering firm recommending the changes after another fire four years ago, city records show.

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    HONOLULU — A Honolulu apartment high-rise where a blaze recently killed three people failed to update its fire alarms to meet safety standards despite an engineering firm recommending the changes after another fire four years ago, city records show.

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    WASHINGTON — His White House in turmoil, President Donald Trump abruptly announced late Friday he was appointing Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly to be his chief of staff, ending the tumultuous six-month tenure of Reince Priebus.

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    PYONGYANG, North Korea — North Korea on Friday test-fired its second intercontinental ballistic missile, which flew longer and higher than the first according to its wary neighbors, leading analysts to conclude that a wide swath of the U.S., including Los Angeles and Chicago, is now within range of Pyongyang’s weapons.

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    The Tribune-Herald each Saturday is publishing a photo from the Lyman Museum’s John Howard Pierce Photography Collection. The museum is seeking help identifying the people and places in the pictures, most of which are from the 1960s and ’70s. Those with information about the subjects in the photos can contact the museum by calling 935-5021 or emailing archives@lymanmuseum.org. THIS PHOTO (NO. 16644) was captured April 1, 1962.

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    Shannon Mathers shows a piece she weaved using silk from her own silkworms during a Hawaii Handweavers’ Hui Hawaii Island Chapter meeting Thursday at the Hilo Public Library. The group meets the last Thursday of every month. See their work on display Sept. 15-Oct. 22 during the juried exhibition “Fiber Journeys” at the Kahilu Theatre in Waimea.

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    Arts & Exhibits

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    The Safeway Foundation recently awarded $6,000 to Bay Clinic’s Breast Cancer Prevention Program.

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    Hawaii County and a property owner have been unable to agree on a purchase price for a large parcel in Hakalau Valley.

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    Hawaii County and a property owner have been unable to agree on a purchase price for a large parcel in Hakalau Valley.

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    HONOLULU — The top legal officers in 18 states and the District of Columbia have asked Congress to pass legislation prohibiting discrimination against transgender service members.

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    HONOLULU — The top legal officers in 18 states and the District of Columbia have asked Congress to pass legislation prohibiting discrimination against transgender service members.

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    HONOLULU — The top legal officers in 18 states and the District of Columbia have asked Congress to pass legislation prohibiting discrimination against transgender service members.

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    KEAUHOU — A trash fire along Alii Drive in Kona was quickly extinguished Friday afternoon thanks to the quick actions of a good Samaritan.

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    A long-awaited public gun range for Hawaii Island might finally get a shot at success, depending on how the County Council handles a resolution up for vote next week.

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    Kamehameha Schools has formed a safe harbor agreement with the state to help conserve nearly 33,000 acres on Hawaii Island.