Trump In Honolulu Nov. 3, Pearl Harbor Visit Planned

Trump In Honolulu Nov. 3, Pearl Harbor Visit Planned Anthony Quintano/Civil Beat

The White House on Monday announced that on Nov. 3, President Donald Trump will visit Hawaii and receive a briefing from the U.S. Pacific Command. He will also visit Pearl Harbor and the USS Arizona Memorial.

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Maui Mayor In Political Hot Water Over Money To Nonprofits

The state’s campaign finance watchdog says Mayor Alan Arakawa gave thousands of dollars to nonprofits in violation of state law.

Jason Armstrong: Bongs And Bare Breasts Outnumber Cellphones At This Beach

A drum circle is only one of the Sunday attractions at a Big Island beach where millennials and ageless hippies mingle.

Chad Blair: Why Is It So Hard To Find Police Commissioners?

The Caldwell administration says people are turning down the offer but some commissioners say the mayor isn’t willing to fully open the selection process.

Mass Stranding Of Whales On Kauai

UPDATED: At least five whales have been found dead and others may have been attacked and killed by sharks or injured on the rocks.

Judge Rejects Navy Request To Dismiss Environmental Lawsuit

Environmental groups say the Navy didn’t fully consider the environmental impact of establishing destructive training ranges on Pagan and Tinian islands.

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We Need To Pay Attention To The New Hawaii Climate Commission Anthony Quintano/Civil Beat

We Need To Pay Attention To The New Hawaii Climate Commission

Weather and climate disasters are growing larger, wetter, stronger and in some places, more often. This is not a coincidence.

Tom Yamachika: We Should Do More To Encourage Retirement Savings Flickr: Investment Zen

Tom Yamachika: We Should Do More To Encourage Retirement Savings

As a policy matter, we should give employers incentives to put something away for employees, just like parents do for their kids.

In Defense Of The Fishery Council Image couresy of NOAA Office of Ocean Exploration and Research, 2016 Deepwater Exploration of the Marianas

In Defense Of The Fishery Council

Wespac is not perfect, but without it the safeguarding of fish stocks would be a great deal worse.

How Hawaii Fits Into The Changing World Of Seed Corn Production Nick Grube/Civil Beat

How Hawaii Fits Into The Changing World Of Seed Corn Production

A UH researcher lays out the history of the seed corn industry in Hawaii. Spoiler alert: This is not a debate over GMOs or pesticides.