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Former Hawaii state fish set to reclaim its title

Updated: May 31, 2006, 7:24 PM ET
Associated Press — April 18, 2006

HONOLULU — The humuhumunukunukuapuaa officially lost its title as the state fish more than a decade ago but is set to reclaim the honor. A bill reinstating the critter — known as humuhumu for short — passed the Legislature on Monday and heads next to the office of Gov. Linda Lingle for a signature. The little fish with the long name was deposed in 1990 by a clause in the law that gave it its crown, which made the measure expire after five years. But few in the state ...

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