Civil Beat Reporting Fellow

Courtney Teague

Hepatitis A, Zika: Vaccination Confusion And Hiring Delays Courtney Teague/Civil Beat

Hepatitis A, Zika: Vaccination Confusion And Hiring Delays

The Health Department says it will take awhile to fill newly funded positions in the battle against mosquitoes.
City Council Votes To Impose Regulations On Uber, Lyft Drivers Courtney Teague/Civil Beat

City Council Votes To Impose Regulations On Uber, Lyft Drivers

They'd be treated more like taxi drivers under a bill that was approved after an emotional day of testimony in packed Council chambers.
Sheehan Confirmed for Police Board Anthony Quintano / Civil Beat

Sheehan Confirmed for Police Board

But it wasn't unanimous, as City Councilman Trevor Ozawa questioned and criticized the nominee, then voted against her.
Manoa Legislator Says He’s Being ‘Carpet-Bombed’ By Challenger Scot Nelson/Flickr

Manoa Legislator Says He’s Being ‘Carpet-Bombed’ By Challenger

With the backing of the UH faculty union, Dale Kobayashi is mounting a tough challenge. Maybe too tough, says Rep. Isaac Choy.
$3.7M To Fight Diseases Cory Lum/Civil Beat

$3.7M To Fight Diseases

The federal funding aims to crack down on Hawaii's hepatitis A, Zika, dengue and sexually transmitted disease rates.
Restaurant, Airline Hepatitis Cases Flickr: redlegsfan21

Restaurant, Airline Hepatitis Cases

The cases involve a Chili's restaurant in Kapolei and a Hawaiian Airlines flight attendant. Ninety-three cases have been reported on Oahu.
Can Door Knocking Overcome Name Recognition And Money? Courtesy of Carol Fukunaga

Can Door Knocking Overcome Name Recognition And Money?

Activist Carl Campagna runs up against an entrenched incumbent as Sen. Donna Mercado Kim seeks re-election in District 14.
A Fast-Track Look At Thursday’s Mayoral Debate

A Fast-Track Look At Thursday’s Mayoral Debate

Rail stole the spotlight again during a rapid-fire forum hosted by KITV and Civil Beat.
Longtime Lawmaker Faces Primary Fight In ‘Forgotten’ District Courtney Teague/Civil Beat

Longtime Lawmaker Faces Primary Fight In ‘Forgotten’ District

In Kalihi, veteran legislator John Mizuno is challenged by Ikaika Hussey, publisher of the Hawaii Independent.
State Sued Over Kauai Pesticides Earthjustice

State Sued Over Kauai Pesticides

An environmental law group sues the Department of Agriculture over pesticides detected in local waters at popular sites.
Old Rivals And A Newcomer Compete For Mililani House Seat Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Old Rivals And A Newcomer Compete For Mililani House Seat

Will the GOP incumbent switch parties? Can an ex-representative fend off a newcomer in the Democratic primary? Does Mililani care?
How Social Media Is Used To Fight Aloha Abuse Michael Loftin/808 Cleanups

How Social Media Is Used To Fight Aloha Abuse

Volunteer groups go on Facebook and other platforms to organize cleanups and let the public know how some natural areas are trashed.