The Wild Chickens Flocking To Whole Foods in Kailua Anthony Quintano/Civil Beat

The Kailua Neighborhood Board passed a motion recently asking the city to revise its feral chicken removal program to focus on trapping roosters.

5 to 8 Tropical Cyclones Predicted For The Central Pacific

Hawaii’s Medical Pot Program Gets ‘B’ Grade

Hawaii’s Medical Pot Program Gets ‘B’ Grade Anthony Quintano / Civil Beat

Americans For Safe Access has released the 2017 edition of the Medical Marijuana Access in the United States report, where the Hawaii Department of Health received a “B” and ranked the fifth-highest in the nation for its med pot program.

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Investigators: USS Arizona Memorial Employee Took Improper Gifts

Tour operators gave the worker a jacket and golf course green fees, the U.S. Department of Interior found.

Don’t Believe The Skeptics — Millennials Really Are Different

Young adults are different than they were a few decades ago — you just have to look at the best data to see how.

Kauai Councilman Fails To Disclose His Medical Marijuana Venture

In county documents, former legislator Derek Kawakami didn’t mention his involvement in a company challenging the dispensary license awards.

How UH Hopes To Turn Research Into Business Startups

A new innovation program approved by the Legislature is aimed at encouraging faculty and staff to act as entrepreneurs.

New School Fees Approved Along Final Stretch Of Rail Line

Developers or residents in the 4-mile section from Kalihi to Ala Moana would eventually be forced to pay fees or donate land.

Neal Milner: The Presidential Election Was More Normal Than You Think

Despite Trump’s unorthodox campaign, most people stuck with their party affiliation. Clinton just didn’t apperal to those in the middle.

Community Voices

Bob McDermott: Pass The GET Surcharge And Finish Rail Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Bob McDermott: Pass The GET Surcharge And Finish Rail

We can’t afford to be distracted by raising the hotel tax or by giving up and stopping the line at Middle Street.

Napali Coast State Wilderness Park Deserves Support Hawaii Department of Land and Natural Resources

Napali Coast State Wilderness Park Deserves Support

Hawaii’s largest and most remote state park needs more enforcement staff to protect it from overuse and unethical campers.

The Beauty Of Education Is In The Stories We Tell Cory Lum/Civil Beat

The Beauty Of Education Is In The Stories We Tell

Don’t let the positive narrative about public education get hijacked by stories about teacher burnout and low test scores.

How About A Raise For Hawaii Workers? Cory Lum/Civil Beat

How About A Raise For Hawaii Workers?

Hawaii state government has adopted a legalistic strategy whose main aim is to minimize public employee wages.