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Hawaiian Homes Commission Airs Concerns Over Kapolei Casino Proposal Flickr: Liji Jinaraj

Hawaiian Homes Commission Airs Concerns Over Kapolei Casino Proposal

UPDATED: The commission will decide whether to send the proposal to the Legislature at a meeting on Tuesday.

Aloha Stadium Won’t Host Events For The Foreseeable Future Anthony Quintano/Civil Beat

Aloha Stadium Won’t Host Events For The Foreseeable Future

The University of Hawaii is already considering alternate sites such as high school stadiums for the 2021 football season.

A Casino In Kapolei? New Proposal Would Allow Limited Gambling

A Casino In Kapolei? New Proposal Would Allow Limited Gambling

The measure under consideration by the Hawaiian Homes Commission would allow casino gambling on DHHL lands in Kapolei.

Elections Officials Want To Tweak Hawaii’s Mail-Voting Law Next Year Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Elections Officials Want To Tweak Hawaii’s Mail-Voting Law Next Year

The Legislature may consider adjustments to in-person voting sites among other proposals after the state’s first foray into all mail-voting.

Hawaii Legislature Preparing Capitol Building For January Return Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Hawaii Legislature Preparing Capitol Building For January Return

Lawmakers have plans to allow the public back to the State Capitol building, but lawmakers are also getting ready to conduct business entirely remotely.

Big Island Democrats Get Ready To Fill Kahele’s Senate Seat Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Big Island Democrats Get Ready To Fill Kahele’s Senate Seat

Precinct officials with the party will decide on Kahele’s successor.

Former Big Island Mayor Charged With Ethics Violations Over TMT Protest Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Former Big Island Mayor Charged With Ethics Violations Over TMT Protest

But Mayor Harry Kim won’t be subject to the charges since he has already left office.

DLNR Has Transferred More Than 19,000 Acres To Use For Agriculture Cory Lum/Civil Beat

DLNR Has Transferred More Than 19,000 Acres To Use For Agriculture

The Legislature ordered the transfers in the early 2000s to help boost ag production.