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Blaze Lovell

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.

Study: Hawaii Has A Number Of Options For A Paid Family Leave Program Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Study: Hawaii Has A Number Of Options For A Paid Family Leave Program

Hawaii could be an early adopter of a program that has found some success in other states.

How The Counties Are Preparing For All-Mail Voting Cory Lum/Civil Beat

How The Counties Are Preparing For All-Mail Voting

The state will switch to an all-mail voting system for the 2020 elections.

Singapore Is An Affordable Housing Model, But Can Hawaii Follow? Flickr: Kah-Wai Lin

Singapore Is An Affordable Housing Model, But Can Hawaii Follow?

Hawaii’s challenges include divided state and county governments and no overall coordination.

Lawmakers Consider Fixes To Hawaiian Homelands Shortcomings Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Lawmakers Consider Fixes To Hawaiian Homelands Shortcomings

State senators may take up some legislative proposals put forward by beneficiaries of the Hawaiian Homes Commission Act.

27 Arrested In Second Kalaeloa Standoff Over Wind Farm Blaze Lovell/CivilBeat

27 Arrested In Second Kalaeloa Standoff Over Wind Farm

Honolulu police broke up the protest to allow through trucks carrying sections of turbines to a wind farm project in Kahuku.