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Denby Fawcett

Denby Fawcett: Relieve The Pandemic Blues By Counting Pacific Plovers Courtesy: Susan Scott

Denby Fawcett: Relieve The Pandemic Blues By Counting Pacific Plovers

Residents are invited to join Hawaii’s first all-volunteer, statewide kolea count.

Denby Fawcett: 3 Survivors Talk About How They Fought COVID-19 Courtesy: Tanya Nua

Denby Fawcett: 3 Survivors Talk About How They Fought COVID-19

The Hawaii Department of Health has launched a new ad campaign to better connect residents with the realities of the virus.

Denby Fawcett: The State’s Stranglehold On Important Data During the Pandemic is Unforgivable Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Denby Fawcett: The State’s Stranglehold On Important Data During the Pandemic is Unforgivable

Government officials should be releasing more precise facts on how and where the virus is spreading.

Denby Fawcett: The Faces Of Hawaii’s COVID-19 Dead Courtesy of Jamie Anakalea

Denby Fawcett: The Faces Of Hawaii’s COVID-19 Dead

The state reports people who die only as numbers in the daily toll of the pandemic. We’ll introduce you to three who died.

 

Denby Fawcett: Iolani Palace Is Getting Rid Of Thousands Of Bees Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Denby Fawcett: Iolani Palace Is Getting Rid Of Thousands Of Bees

The bees will be relocated to a farm in Waimanalo as part of a major project that also includes restoration of the Coronation Pavilion.

Denby Fawcett: Why Are People Trashing State Parks? Courtesy: Department of Land and Natural Resources

Denby Fawcett: Why Are People Trashing State Parks?

This time the destruction and overuse of Hawaii’s outdoor treasures can’t be blamed on tourists.

Denby Fawcett: Her Son Survived COVID-19. His Struggles Are Far From Over Courtesy: Peggy Torda-Saballa

Denby Fawcett: Her Son Survived COVID-19. His Struggles Are Far From Over

The mother of a young man who survived COVID-19 is worried that people in Hawaii are ignoring the seriousness of the pandemic.

Denby Fawcett: MidWeek’s Troubling Pay-To-Play Journalism Screenshot

Denby Fawcett: MidWeek’s Troubling Pay-To-Play Journalism

Mayoral candidate Keith Amemiya’s cover story this week looks like a news article but it’s a paid advertisement.

Denby Fawcett: What’s The Pandemic Been Like For You? Historians Want To Know Ronen Zilberman/Civil Beat

Denby Fawcett: What’s The Pandemic Been Like For You? Historians Want To Know

The Hawaii State Archives is collecting personal stories, photos and artifacts of life in the time of COVID-19.