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Civil Beat’s Disaster Preparation Series Wins National Award Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Civil Beat’s Disaster Preparation Series Wins National Award

Reporter Marcel Honore received the Punch Sulzberger Award for Innovative Storytelling from the News Leaders Association.

Civil Beat Wants To Find Out Where Hawaii’s Economy Is Headed Nathan Eagle/Civil Beat

Civil Beat Wants To Find Out Where Hawaii’s Economy Is Headed

The newsroom will spend the next 12 months reporting on critical questions about the future of the local economy, thanks to a grant from the Hawaii Community Foundation.

Stripping Away The Stereotypes About People With Mental Illness Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Stripping Away The Stereotypes About People With Mental Illness

This kind of deeply personal storytelling, says Civil Beat reporter Brittany Lyte, can be “so intimate it’s like walking into someone’s bedroom.”

‘Into The Fire’: How Covering A Volcano Changed This Photographer’s Life Anthony Quintano/Civil Beat

‘Into The Fire’: How Covering A Volcano Changed This Photographer’s Life

Video: A Civil Beat documentary chronicles the spectacular and destructive power of the four-month-long Kilauea eruption.

We’re Exploring Hawaii’s ‘Unofficial Tax’ Cory Lum/Civil Beat

We’re Exploring Hawaii’s ‘Unofficial Tax’

Civil Beat is deepening its coverage of Hawaii’s cost-of-living crisis — and inviting readers to join a civic conversation about what it takes to get by in the islands.

There’s Still Time To Enter Civil Beat’s Emerging Writers Contest! April Estrellon/Civil Beat

There’s Still Time To Enter Civil Beat’s Emerging Writers Contest!

DEADLINE EXTENDED TO OCT. 30: Make your voice heard on Civil Beat. Write about topics in Hawaii that you’re passionate about. And win some cash doing it!

Why Civil Beat Is Taking A Deep Dive Into Hawaii’s Mental Health System Getty Images/iStockphoto

Why Civil Beat Is Taking A Deep Dive Into Hawaii’s Mental Health System

Mental illness is an intensely personal issue that affects many families in Hawaii.

Enter Civil Beat’s Emerging Writers Contest

Enter Civil Beat’s Emerging Writers Contest

Make your voice heard on Civil Beat. Write about topics in Hawaii that you’re passionate about. And win some cash doing it!

Say Aloha To Civil Beat’s New Criminal Justice Reporter Anthony Quintano/Civil Beat

Say Aloha To Civil Beat’s New Criminal Justice Reporter

Terri Langford is an experienced investigative reporter who most recently worked at The Dallas Morning News.