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Christina Jedra

Caldwell Files To Officially Replace Corporation Counsel Under Investigation Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Caldwell Files To Officially Replace Corporation Counsel Under Investigation

Donna Leong submitted her resignation over a month ago, but the city never shared the news.

Ironworkers, Teamsters Back Keith Amemiya For Honolulu Mayor Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Ironworkers, Teamsters Back Keith Amemiya For Honolulu Mayor

Amemiya announces more union support as his opponent secures the backing of former candidate Colleen Hanabusa.

Colleen Hanabusa Endorses Rick Blangiardi For Honolulu Mayor Ronen Zilberman/Civil Beat

Colleen Hanabusa Endorses Rick Blangiardi For Honolulu Mayor

The longtime Democrat chose the more conservative Blangiardi over self-proclaimed Democrat Keith Amemiya.

Honolulu Mayor: Blangiardi And Amemiya Advance To Runoff Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Honolulu Mayor: Blangiardi And Amemiya Advance To Runoff

The two former businessmen, both in their first foray into politics, are headed to the Nov. 3 general election

The Interisland Travel Quarantine Is Coming Back, Oahu Beaches And Parks To Close Again Cory Lum/Civil Beat

The Interisland Travel Quarantine Is Coming Back, Oahu Beaches And Parks To Close Again

Oahu crackdown begins Saturday, with partial interisland travel quarantine to follow on Tuesday. Gov. David Ige says an announcement on schools and colleges is coming soon.

Fundraising For Gubernatorial Contenders On Hold During Pandemic Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Fundraising For Gubernatorial Contenders On Hold During Pandemic

The leading candidates took in a lot of money last year, but have essentially paused fundraising for the governor’s race, records show.

Caldwell: Top City Official Who’s Subject Of An FBI Investigation Will Remain On The Job Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Caldwell: Top City Official Who’s Subject Of An FBI Investigation Will Remain On The Job

The mayor said Managing Director Roy Amemiya is needed now “more than ever.”

Gatherings On Oahu Limited To 10 Or Fewer Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Gatherings On Oahu Limited To 10 Or Fewer

People who gather in groups larger than 10 risk a $5,000 fine or up to a year in jail.