New today: Honolulu Firefighters are asking hikers to better prepare after several rescues over the past 24 hours. Also: Our kupuna are celebrated at the State Capitol. And: How happy is Hilo? A new survey says it's one of the happiest towns in the country!
Here's Lacy Deniz with your local headlines in today's Digital Shortcast.
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