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Since protests resumed six months ago, top elected officials have struggled to take ownership of resolving issues surrounding a major telescope project.
The Honolulu mayor has far outpaced others who have lined up this far in advance.
In a 3-2 vote, the Senate Hawaiian Affairs Committee recommended the full chamber approve Gov. David Ige’s nominations to lead the Department of Hawaiian Home Lands.
The governor’s nominee was applauded for projects he’s moved forward but concerns remain over the agency’s continued backlog.
India’s Department of Science and Technology is part of the Thirty Meter Telescope consortium.
The public can expect a more concerted effort to close gun loopholes but proposals to address Native Hawaiian issues remain uncertain.
As smoke settled in the fire-ravaged neighborhood Monday, neighbors recalled the terror they’d felt a day earlier.
Updated: The shooting suspect is believed to have also started a fire in the neighborhood that destroyed at least seven houses.
Legislators kicked off the 2020 session united with the governor to tackle the cost of living. The question is whether their bold ideas will become reality.
In an unusual display of pre-session unity, top state officials and business leaders have largely agreed on a plan aimed at bringing down Hawaii’s high cost of living.