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Anita Hofschneider is a reporter covering social issues for Civil Beat. She previously covered city and state politics, the environment, land use and housing. Her work has won multiple national, regional and local awards.
Prior to starting at Civil Beat, Anita covered the 2013 Hawaii legislative session for the Associated Press and interned at the Wall Street Journal in New York. She graduated from Harvard with honors in 2012.
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A medical examiner’s report shows the 28-year-old Kaneohe man died in June from a combination of drug and alcohol use and a physical struggle with police.
Chuukese, Marshallese and Samoan residents have been getting the deadly virus at the highest rates.
Indigenous burial traditions were already threatened by economic pressures and changing cultures. Then the pandemic struck.
Coronavirus-related claims are being denied at higher rates than other claims because it’s hard to prove whether an employee caught the virus at work.
A new report shows racial disparities persisted in 2019 in the Honolulu Police Department’s use of force.
The Sierra Club’s complaint against the advocate for developers comes as the City Council takes up a controversial parking bill.
The money will go to help renters on Oahu and Maui.
Keli’i Akina was in a tight race to keep his at-large seat, and Keola Lindsey led the race for the Hawaii island seat.