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An exploding hotel lobby. Flying roofs and fields of debris. Coconuts as a necessity in the absence of running water.
Many of the workers in Honolulu are Pacific Islanders who rely on flight benefits to avoid paying for expensive trips back home to Micronesia.
Up for grabs are three OHA at-large seats, as well as seats representing Maui and Oahu.
Critics say more people should get to weigh in on developing the new recommendations and the process should be more transparent.
Hawaii stopped paying for non-emergency dental care for low-income adults back in 2009.
In a Pacific version of “Brexit,” residents of Chuuk plan to vote in March on seceding from the Federated States of Micronesia.
Shining a light on racial prejudice makes us all think more carefully about what we say — and can’t help but make our community stronger.
This Palauan woman is fed up with racism against her community on social media.
The jobless rate for Native Hawaiians was only 4 percent in 2017 but they continue to have higher-than-average poverty rates.
Incomes are slightly higher but housing costs are still among the worst in the nation.
Delegates quickly broke into factions in 1978, but they ultimately made breakthroughs on Native Hawaiian issues.