Hawaii Place Names Explained

Dated: 04/26/2019

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In Hawaii, place names can be confusing.  In this video, we talk about the overlap of ancient or traditional place names with the modern identifiers like zip codes and how they can cause confusion.  If you ever wondered why a place on the coastline and in the mountain has the same name, we will explain that. 

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Dylan Nonaka

Dylan is a local boy, born and raised on his family's Coffee farm in South Kona and graduated from Konawaena High School in 1999. Shortly after graduation, he joined the United State Marine Corps. He....

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