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Ige: Construction Of TMT On Mauna Kea Can Begin Office of the Governor

Ige: Construction Of TMT On Mauna Kea Can Begin

The Hawaii governor issued a “notice to proceed” on the giant telescope even as one protester is arrested.

NYT: Reps. Case, Gabbard Mum On Impeachment Cory Lum/Civil Beat

NYT: Reps. Case, Gabbard Mum On Impeachment

More than 70 House Democrats and one Republican now support an inquiry into Trump.

Chad Blair: Today Is Not The Day For Tulsi Gabbard’s Political Memoir

Chad Blair: Today Is Not The Day For Tulsi Gabbard’s Political Memoir

Publication of the book appears to have been pushed back to May of 2021, long after the presidential election.

New Ruling In Maui Water Case Still Doesn’t Resolve Old Dispute Cory Lum/Civil Beat

New Ruling In Maui Water Case Still Doesn’t Resolve Old Dispute

The state appellate court has asked a lower court to answer key questions.

Sailboat Salvaged, Magic Island Lagoon Reopened Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Sailboat Salvaged, Magic Island Lagoon Reopened

The popular recreation spot had been closed for several days after a vessel ran aground.

Schatz Invites Silenced Climate Analyst To Testify Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Schatz Invites Silenced Climate Analyst To Testify

The State Department official’s testimony to Congress is reported to have been blocked by the White House.

Rep. Case Announces Candidacy For 2020 Re-Election Nick Grube/Civil Beat

Rep. Case Announces Candidacy For 2020 Re-Election

The Hawaii congressman says “this is as good a time as any.”

Haena State Park, Napali Coast Reopen Monday DLNR

Haena State Park, Napali Coast Reopen Monday

Both popular destinations have been closed since the April 2018 severe flooding on Kauai.

Gabbard In Lineup For First DNC Presidential Debate Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Gabbard In Lineup For First DNC Presidential Debate

The Hawaii congresswoman is among some two dozen Democrats running to succeed Donald Trump.

Feds Fund Marshallese Resource Center — In Arkansas Mark Edward Harris/Civil Beat

Feds Fund Marshallese Resource Center — In Arkansas

At least 10,000 islanders live and work in the Springdale area.

Chad Blair: It Looks Like All-Mail Voting Is Finally On Its Way Chad Blair/Civil Beat

Chad Blair: It Looks Like All-Mail Voting Is Finally On Its Way

The Office of Elections is already working to implement a measure that is still sitting on the governor’s desk.

Most Of Legislature’s Major Bills Are Still Sitting On Ige’s Desk Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Most Of Legislature’s Major Bills Are Still Sitting On Ige’s Desk

The governor must decide on taxing vacation rentals and real estate investment trusts, decriminalizing possession of small amounts of pot and all-mail voting.