News In Brief

  • Hokulea Heads To Great Lakes

    After sailing through New York via the Hudson River, the historic sailing vessel is slated to sail through the fresh water systems of the Erie Canal, Lake Ontario and the St. Lawrence.

  • Two Hurricanes Approach Hawaii

    Hawaii faces two storm threats this week as hurricanes Madeline and Lester churn westward with impacts possible from midweek into Labor Day weekend. They’re strengthening now, but should weaken on approach.

  • Limit Waimanalo Beach Tours?

    The Honolulu City Council is considering restricting the number of guided tours to Waimanalo beaches. Similar limits are already in place for Kailua and Lanikai beaches.

Secret Deals: Prison Operator Is Mum On Hawaii Court Cases Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Secret Deals: Prison Operator Is Mum On Hawaii Court Cases

Hawaii prison officials also refuse to disclose issues or costs once lawsuits involving CCA’s Arizona facility have been settled.