Katherine Poythress

APECgeddon: What The Web Is Saying About APEC

APECgeddon: What The Web Is Saying About APEC

A collection of local reactions to APEC in Honolulu.
Waikiki Businesses Want More Info About Shooting

Waikiki Businesses Want More Info About Shooting

Shop owners and employees suspect authorities are withholding details until after APEC.
APEC Bomb Scare at University of Hawaii

APEC Bomb Scare at University of Hawaii

Suspicious package raises concerns on eve of conference.

Fake APEC Website Satirizes Waikiki Shooting

Don't be fooled by clever copycat tweets and web postings.
Taken for a Ride: Calling All Bidders

Taken for a Ride: Calling All Bidders

Hawaii Department of Education loosens school bus requirements.
Taken For A Ride: Fewer Players, Bigger Budgets Flickr.com

Taken For A Ride: Fewer Players, Bigger Budgets

Hawaii used to have dozens of school bus contractors, but now there are only 12 — and one dominates.
Taken For A Ride: Why Didn’t Audits Catch Lack of Competition?

Taken For A Ride: Why Didn’t Audits Catch Lack of Competition?

Hawaii state auditor says annual evaluations don't reveal program and management deficiencies.
Taken For A Ride: FBI Investigating Hawaii School Bus Companies Flickr.com

Taken For A Ride: FBI Investigating Hawaii School Bus Companies

School bus association hires former attorney general to represent it in collusion, price-fixing probe.

More Help For Hawaii’s Novice Teachers

Department of Education's new three-year induction plan aims to equip young teachers so they don't quit.
Taken for a Ride: ‘We Got That Message,’ Ed Board Chairman Says

Taken for a Ride: ‘We Got That Message,’ Ed Board Chairman Says

Editor’s note: This article is part of a series on Hawaii’s runaway school bus costs. Read other articles in…

Hawaii Sees Gains On National Assessment

UPDATED Eighth-grade reading and math scores up from two years ago, fourth grade scores hold steady.
Regents Approve Tuition Hike for UH Students

Regents Approve Tuition Hike for UH Students

One semester at UH Manoa next year: $4,332.