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Do Negotiations Offer A Way Forward On Mauna Kea? Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Do Negotiations Offer A Way Forward On Mauna Kea?

The TMT conflict can seem irreconcilable. Mediation experts and others weigh in on possible strategies for getting people to the table and resolving these types of disputes.

Meet Civil Beat’s First Health Care Reporter Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Meet Civil Beat’s First Health Care Reporter

Eleni Gill, a Honolulu native, will report on the challenges facing the state’s health care system — and some of the the unique solutions being pioneered here.

Civil Cafe: What’s Happening To Kailua? Nathan Eagle/Civil Beat

Civil Cafe: What’s Happening To Kailua?

View the highlights of a panel discussion on how to cope with the tourist invasion into this once sleepy beach town.

‘Empower Citizens With Information’: New Reporter Joins The Civil Beat Team Cory Lum/Civil Beat

‘Empower Citizens With Information’: New Reporter Joins The Civil Beat Team

Christina Jedra will tackle a number of big issues facing Honolulu as well as communities throughout Oahu.

UH Team Part Of $6.2M Grant To Study HIV, TB In Kids Andrea Brizzi

UH Team Part Of $6.2M Grant To Study HIV, TB In Kids

As part of the study, a UH professor of tropical medicine will study blood samples from children in Myanmar who have both diseases.

DOH Confirms Big Island’s Third Case Of Rat Lungworm In 2019

DOH Confirms Big Island’s Third Case Of Rat Lungworm In 2019

An east Hawaii Island resident may have contracted the disease in early February. The exact source of the disease could not be identified.

Read the Mueller Report Here AP

Read the Mueller Report Here

Special counsel Robert Mueller’s 448 page report on the Russia investigation was released by the Department of Justice Thursday.

No Reports Of Drug-Resistant Fungus In Hawaii Health Care Facilities Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

No Reports Of Drug-Resistant Fungus In Hawaii Health Care Facilities

DOH says it’s actively monitoring for Candide auris, a fungus that has spread to mainland hospitals and other facilities. The CDC considers it an urgent threat.