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The statewide percentage of students exempted by their parents from being immunized is 8.1% at charter schools, 2.7% at private schools and 1.4% at traditional public schools.
Which occupations are most at risk has been a guessing game among economists, futurists and scholars trying to predict winners and losers.
A landmark project on the UH Manoa campus shows the albizia tree’s potential as a building material — and the challenges of developing manufacturing in Hawaii.
The latest letter in the saga over canal flood control informs city leaders that at least some dollars have been committed to the project.
Projects need to go through a lengthy process involving appropriation, design, bidding and construction, but a new approach is helping.
On this Earth Day, let’s consider the many ways Hawaii should be planning for survival.
It’s something for Hawaii lawmakers to keep in mind as they enter the final stretch of the 2019 session.
Studies show marine animals, such as whales and sea otters, trap large amounts of carbon in the ocean.
The Hawaii Democrat calls for immediate release of an unredacted version, and says Congress should go to court to get it if necessary.
Two sides are feuding over what type of riders the nearly 60-year-old stables should serve — and whether the city is awarding the contract fairly.
But a campaign finance measure is on hold after the Campaign Spending Commission complains that amendments would result in less transparency rather than more.
An 11th-hour rescue is needed for legislation to provide local matching funds to secure a $345 million federal grant to safeguard Waikiki.
Hawaii Volcanoes National Park and, to a lesser extent, Haleakala National Park, are benefitting from the state-authorized program.
Saying it had trademarked the name “Aloha Poke,” a Chicago restaurant chain recently demanded that a Honolulu eatery change its name.
We don’t do enough to protect the abundant historic and sacred sites in the islands.
A man attacked four employees last month, and now the emergency room has adopted measures usually found in bigger cities.
A long-range DOE facilities plan has identified $7 billion in “top priority” capital needs, from adding more classrooms to repairing aging schools.
First Lap helps former inmates make successful transitions — with no government funding.
Social issues, the environment and public safety including homelessness top the District 4 candidate’s concerns.