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Saiki Finalizes Mauna Kea Working Group Membership Cory Lum/Civil Beat/2019

Saiki Finalizes Mauna Kea Working Group Membership

Protest leaders, UH officials and astronomers will all have seats on the panel.

Hawaii Police Shootings Review Board Has At Least A Dozen Cases Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Hawaii Police Shootings Review Board Has At Least A Dozen Cases

But that’s fewer than half the number of police killings or in-custody deaths in the state since the board was created in 2017.

University Of Hawaii Officials Push Back Against Proposed Budget Cuts Cory Lum/Civil Beat

University Of Hawaii Officials Push Back Against Proposed Budget Cuts

The system could still see about $90 million in federal relief funds, half of which must be distributed as grants to students.

Dru Kanuha Named Senate Majority Leader Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Dru Kanuha Named Senate Majority Leader

He replaces outgoing majority leader J. Kalani English.

Ige Rules Out Vaccine Passports For Trans-Pacific Travelers For Now Cory Lum/Civil Beat/2021

Ige Rules Out Vaccine Passports For Trans-Pacific Travelers For Now

The governor also said Hawaii’s decision to maintain mask mandates isn’t inconsistent with CDC guidance.

A Cautious Legislature, Locked In The Capitol, Played It Safe Cory Lum/Civil Beat/2021

A Cautious Legislature, Locked In The Capitol, Played It Safe

Critics hoped the pandemic would be the catalyst for significant changes to address long-term problems facing Hawaii. But the budget shortfall dominated the 2021 session.

Lawmakers Credit Federal Relief Funds For Saving Session Cory Lum/Civil Beat/2021

Lawmakers Credit Federal Relief Funds For Saving Session

But Gov. David Ige questions the need to reduce funding for the Hawaii Tourism Authority and moving around some state agencies.

Aloha Stadium Could Be Demolished In 2022 Anthony Quintano/Civil Beat

Aloha Stadium Could Be Demolished In 2022

The Stadium Authority plans to meet May 6 to discuss the financing and siting of the new stadium.

Ma Muli O Ka Hui Lawe Hana I Noi ʻIa, Ua Kupu ʻĒ Mai He Mau Pilikia Cory Lum/Civil Beat/2019

Ma Muli O Ka Hui Lawe Hana I Noi ʻIa, Ua Kupu ʻĒ Mai He Mau Pilikia

Mau nō naʻe ka manaʻolana o nā mea kākoʻo he mea nō ia e lōkahi ai no kēia mua aku ma ia mauna i manaʻo ʻia he kapu ʻihiʻihi e nā mea he nui.