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Lee Cataluna

Lee Cataluna: An Unusual Protest, An Ongoing Battle Courtesy VFP Golden Rule

Lee Cataluna: An Unusual Protest, An Ongoing Battle

Anti-nuclear protesters carrying on a legacy of activism join with Pacific Islanders who carry a legacy of loss.

Lee Cataluna: Hawaii Loved Love’s Bakery, But That Wasn’t Enough Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Lee Cataluna: Hawaii Loved Love’s Bakery, But That Wasn’t Enough

Of all the business casualties due to the pandemic, the demise of the 169-year-old company hits hard.

Lee Cataluna: The One Mistake That is Never Forgotten Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Lee Cataluna: The One Mistake That is Never Forgotten

Remember that other lawmaker who got arrested for DUI?  Of course you do.

Lee Cataluna: Paying The Price For Ignoring Warning Signs

Lee Cataluna: Paying The Price For Ignoring Warning Signs

Hawaii’s Legislature is considering whether to seek reimbursement for the cost of rescue operations for people who ignore warning and no trespassing signs.

Lee Cataluna: Lawmakers Should Stop Meddling And Start Solving Problems Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Lee Cataluna: Lawmakers Should Stop Meddling And Start Solving Problems

When there’s no money to argue over, the Legislature starts getting into other people’s business.

Lee Cataluna: We Need A New Dan Inouye Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Lee Cataluna: We Need A New Dan Inouye

Everything seems so piecemeal and disorganized. We need someone who can pull the pieces together.

Lee Cataluna: Kauai Should Get Special Rules Because It Is Special Allan Parachini/Civil Beat

Lee Cataluna: Kauai Should Get Special Rules Because It Is Special

The Legislature’s attempt to shut down the island’s extra COVID-19 precautions seems like a power play.

Lee Cataluna: The One Industry That Is Roaring Back Courtesy: Karen Neal

Lee Cataluna: The One Industry That Is Roaring Back

Hawaii is shaping up to have a banner year as a Hollywood backdrop.

Lee Cataluna: Hawaii Legislature Should Focus On One Thing Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Lee Cataluna: Hawaii Legislature Should Focus On One Thing

Anything other than the COVID-19 pandemic is off-topic this year.