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Ocean-acidification 'refugees' move to Hawaii

HILO, Hawaii - It appears at the end of a palm tree-lined drive, not far from...the seriousness of the problem," David Stick, manager of the hatchery in Hilo, said. "Ocean acidification is going to be a game-changer. It has the...
Family seeks man missing since death of girlfriend

HILO, Hawaii - A former Alaska man whose girlfriend was found strangled is boat line off the lower coastline of Puna.Lt. Greg Esteban of the Hilo Criminal Investigations Section said police are pursuing leads in the case but...
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Alaska Science Forum: 1946 tsunami survivor shares her story

...the 2 a.m. darkness.The residents of Hilo, on Hawaii's big island, were also...then six years old, was in living in Hilo in 1946. She remembers a lush neighborhood...staying over at her grandparents' house in Hilo. She was in her pajamas getting ready...
Juneau resident competes in hula festival

Juneau resident Tianna Vidal is in Hilo, Hawaii, this week fulfilling a lifelong dream: participating in the Merrie Monarch Festival, an annual international hula...
Isturis, Bierman to wed

Michelle Isturis and Jessey Bierman will be married on April 20, 2011, in Hilo, Hawaii.
Hernandez, Harris wed

...Steve and Sherry Hernandez of Juneau. She graduated from Juneau-Douglas High School in 2002, from the University of Hawaii at Hilo in 2006 with a bachelor's degree in psychology and from the University of Alaska Anchorage in 2008 with a master's degree...
School association honors Southeast's Archie Young

...where he redshirted a season and then scored over 500 points. The last two home games of that Nanooks season were against Hawaii Hilo and Young played in front of his parents. He scored 29 points and hit 7 three-pointers the first night, and scored 28 with...
Aloha, Southeast Alaska

...of the 3rd International Conference on Language Documentation and Conservation (ICLDC) toured a Hawaiian immersion school in Hilo. Our day began with a welcoming ceremony performed by the students and responded to by Dorothy Lazore, a leader of the Mowhawk...
Alaska Science Forum: High-and-dry log points to great Alaska tsunamis

...8.6). Both earthquakes sent waves racing across the Pacific. The 1946 tsunami killed 159 people in Hawaii and destroyed Hilo. The 1957 tsunami killed no one but wrecked two villages on Oahu.Carver doesn't know the source of the driftwood log that...
Alaska Science Forum: Northern news from a big conference

...pingos.The 1946 April Fool's Day Alaska earthquake caused a tsunami that killed 159 people in Hawaii and destroyed the town of Hilo. That wave continued on to Antarctica, where it still had the punch to wreck a building near the shoreline. The earthquake...


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