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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 and is originally from the U.S. Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands.
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Short-term leases also are much more popular among people looking for rentals in Honolulu, a study shows.
A historically high enrollment in the food stamp program is part of a broader increase in the need for public services during the pandemic.
Hawaii health officials urged everyone to get vaccinated.
The findings come as President Joe Biden has proposed fining noncompliant hospitals up to $2 million annually.
People will be able to make appointments for in-person visits three weeks ahead of Sept. 7.
The compacts with western Pacific nations take on new importance as China seeks to extend its influence in the area.
But details would have to be worked out, such as whether such a commission would have real power.
Ua hala ua kanaka nei he haku mele, he mea kākau, he mea noiʻi, a he kumu ma Honolulu i ka piha ʻana o ka makahiki he 71 iā ia.