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Panaʻewa Rainforest Zoo in Hilo closed because of power outage

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Those planning to visit a zoo in Hilo today unfortunately will have to reschedule their trip.

The Panaʻewa Rainforest Zoo and Gardens is closed because of a power outage originating on Stainback Highway. The zoo will remain closed until power is restored.

Zoo staff are caring for the animals per county protocol. The public will be notified when the zoo reopens.


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