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Kapiʻolani CC Library Spotlight

Extra, Extra...Read All About It! Honolulu Newspapers via ProQuest.

by Erica Dias on 2022-06-16T16:23:00-10:00 in Miscellaneous, Hospitality & Tourism (HOST), History (HIST), Culinary Arts (CULN), Hawaii, English (ENG), General | Comments

OK, so why the 3 links and separate dates?

     Long story short, the two most popular daily newspapers in the Honolulu area -- The Honolulu Advertiser and The Honolulu Star-Bulletin -- merged in 2010 to become The Honolulu Star-Advertiser. As such, each newspaper has different coverage dates, and even when the dates overlap, the content and stories vary because they were separate newspapers.

Here's an example: say you're looking for Merrie Monarch results for the past 20 years.

Try it out for yourself!

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