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Rail, Pearl, Kenoi … It was quite a year

  • DENNIS ODA / DODA@STARADVERTISER.COM

    The projected cost of Honolulu’s rail project keeps going up. This is a view of construction in Aiea near Aloha Stadium.

  • HAWAII TRIBUNE-HERALD

    Hawaii island Mayor Billy Kenoi is sworn in to testify during a trial over the use of his county purchasing card. Kenoi was found not guilty on all counts.

  • JAMM AQUINO / JAQUINO@STARADVERTISER.COM

    Sailors saluted the USS Arizona from aboard the USS Halsey on the morning of Dec. 7, the 75th anniversary of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor.

  • CRAIG T. KOJIMA / CKOJIMA@STARADVERTISER.COM

    Portraits of Marines killed when their helicopters crashed stand in front of a CH53E Super Stallion at Marine Corps Base Hawaii in Kaneohe.

  • JAMM AQUINO / JAQUINO@STARADVERTISER.COM

    Nearly 300 people contracted hepatitis A over the summer. Genki Sushi restaurants on Oahu and Kauai were shut down after it was discovered that the source of the outbreak was raw scallops served at the restaurants.

The city’s troubled rail project and its skyrocketing price tag dominated conversations across Oahu during 2016, from the neighborhood Zippy’s coffee hour to the politicaldebates of Honolulu mayoral candidates. Read more

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