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Sam Slom Wants To Be A State Senator Again Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Sam Slom Wants To Be A State Senator Again

He is challenging incumbent Stanley Chang in 2020 for the Hawaii Legislature seat.

DLNR: New Boat Ramp For Puna Costly, ‘Challenging’ DLNR

DLNR: New Boat Ramp For Puna Costly, ‘Challenging’

The Pohoiki Small Boat Ramp was closed after the 2018 Kilauea eruption.

Sunday Hours Coming For Pali Highway Access

Sunday Hours Coming For Pali Highway Access

Repair work continues at least until late August on the rockslide-damaged roadway.

Conservation Work Done On Kamehameha Statue Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Conservation Work Done On Kamehameha Statue

It comes as the city prepares for the annual floral parade in the king’s honor.

Hawaii Senators: Keep US In Paris Climate Accord Flickr: Patrick Nouhailler

Hawaii Senators: Keep US In Paris Climate Accord

Hirono and Schatz back legislation supported by most Democrats.

Office Of Hawaiian Affairs CEO Crabbe To Leave Post Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Office Of Hawaiian Affairs CEO Crabbe To Leave Post

After more than seven years on the job, his resignation takes effect June 30.

Only California Pays More For Gas Than Hawaii Anthony Quintano/Civil Beat

Only California Pays More For Gas Than Hawaii

The Golden State is paying on average $3.91 for a gallon of regular unleaded.

Heads Up: TSA Won’t Accept Temporary Driver’s Licenses TSA

Heads Up: TSA Won’t Accept Temporary Driver’s Licenses

It’s best to bring valid backup identification like a U.S. passport when you travel.

Over 5 Years, 373 Oahu Homeless People Died Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Over 5 Years, 373 Oahu Homeless People Died

Honolulu’s mayor says the new statistics show the need to help vulnerable populations.

Hawaii Reps Vote To Protect So-Called Dreamers Anthony Quintano/Civil Beat

Hawaii Reps Vote To Protect So-Called Dreamers

The bill in the Democratic-controlled U.S. House faces a tough climb in the GOP-run Senate.

Chad Blair: What I Learned Renewing My License At The DMV City and County of Honolulu

Chad Blair: What I Learned Renewing My License At The DMV

The law has changed in recent years, and so has the process. Be prepared.

Hirono Introduces Resolution To Honor Patsy Mink File Photo

Hirono Introduces Resolution To Honor Patsy Mink

All 17 Democratic female senators have signed onto the measure.