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Supreme Court Justices Skeptical About Hawaii’s Challenge to Trump Travel Ban

The U.S. Supreme Court heard oral arguments Wednesday in one of the most high-profile cases so far of President Donald Trump’s tenure.

A ‘Descendants’-Style Land Feud Breaks Out On The Big Island

A trust established by a former Dole president and Bishop Estate trustee has spawned a legal fight over a historic, 4,000-acre ranch.

Check Out These Before-And-After Photos Of The Kauai Flood

Take a look at the first Google satellite imagery capturing the extent of the flooding, road damage and altered beachscapes.

Legislators Agree To Spend $200M More On Affordable Rentals

Lawmakers say they expect to create 25,000 affordable rental housing units by 2030.

State May Experiment With All-Mail Voting On Kauai

The Garden Island has had difficulty in the past recruiting volunteer poll workers.

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Hospitality Industry Training Provides Valuable Lesson In Aloha Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Hospitality Industry Training Provides Valuable Lesson In Aloha

Learning about job opportunities is just one of the benefits of the Leadership, Exploration and Inspiration program.

Sharing Flood Stories Is Part Of Recovery For Kauai’s Kids Anthony Quintano/Civil Beat

Sharing Flood Stories Is Part Of Recovery For Kauai’s Kids

A local teacher is anxious to get her students back focused on school, but they need time to tell their stories. We all do.

It’s Time To Make UH Campuses Completely Smoke-Free Challiyil EswarChalakudy via Wikimedia Commons

It’s Time To Make UH Campuses Completely Smoke-Free

A student leader of the ban effort was inspired by a childhood of watching her tobacco-addicted relatives — and inhaling their smoke.

My Recent Experience With Ohana Air Was (Spoiler Alert) Not Good Cory Lum/Civil Beat

My Recent Experience With Ohana Air Was (Spoiler Alert) Not Good

Having dispatchers in Idaho is just one of the factors causing a frustrating lack of communication between the airline and passengers.