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Blaze Lovell

Hawaii County Council Rejects Money For Mauna Kea Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Hawaii County Council Rejects Money For Mauna Kea

It’s not clear how Mayor Harry Kim will cover the reimbursements without council support.

Ige Wants More Money For Education, Roads, Mauna Kea Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Ige Wants More Money For Education, Roads, Mauna Kea

His supplemental budget request depends on the Legislature and upcoming funding forecasts.

Senators Think UH Regents Are ‘Too Cozy’ With Officials Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Senators Think UH Regents Are ‘Too Cozy’ With Officials

A Senate panel will be digging into university issues in the next month.

Monsanto Fined $10 Million For Using Banned Pesticide On Maui PF Bentley/Civil Beat

Monsanto Fined $10 Million For Using Banned Pesticide On Maui

The chemical company continued to use a pesticide banned in 2013 for about a year after the prohibition.

UH Board of Regents Taking Applications For Seats Cory Lum/Civil Beat

UH Board of Regents Taking Applications For Seats

The board needs to fill a student position and one from Maui in 2020.

Mayor Harry Kim Appoints New Managing Director

Mayor Harry Kim Appoints New Managing Director

Roy Takemoto is set to replace Managing Director Wil Okabe, who announced his resignation Monday.

Gov. David Ige Appoints Deputy Adjutant General Courtesy photo

Gov. David Ige Appoints Deputy Adjutant General

Stephen Logan is currently chief of staff of the Hawaii Army National Guard.

Restoring Kawainui Marsh After Years Of Neglect Is Not As Easy As It Could Be Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Restoring Kawainui Marsh After Years Of Neglect Is Not As Easy As It Could Be

Lots of different groups want to restore and protect the iconic Oahu wetland. They just can’t agree on how best to do it.

More Arrests As Oahu Wind Farm Protest Enters Second Month Blaze Lovell/CivilBeat

More Arrests As Oahu Wind Farm Protest Enters Second Month

Updated: Honolulu police have made more than 160 arrests while assisting with the delivery of wind turbine parts for Na Pua Makani.