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Nathan Eagle

Turnout Fell When Hawaii Teachers Voted On Contract For Second Time

Turnout Fell When Hawaii Teachers Voted On Contract For Second Time

HSTA president releases turnout after mounting pressure.
Kobayashi: Voters in 2008 Didn’t Approve Current Rail Project

Kobayashi: Voters in 2008 Didn’t Approve Current Rail Project

Councilwoman says rail project costs more and goes to fewer places than planned in 2008.
EPA Targets Hawaii Refineries In Plan To Eliminate Haze

EPA Targets Hawaii Refineries In Plan To Eliminate Haze

But it's the volcanoes that are the real culprits.
Bus Rapid Transit: The Devil’s in the Details, But What Are They? flickr.com

Bus Rapid Transit: The Devil’s in the Details, But What Are They?

UPDATED Decade-old bus rapid transit plan flopped when public support faltered.
Teachers Approve January Contract in New Vote

Teachers Approve January Contract in New Vote

The Hawaii teachers union calls it a ratification. But state says no.
DiGeronimo for Congress: The Same, But Different

DiGeronimo for Congress: The Same, But Different

Candidate for Hawaii's 2nd Congressional District wants to break out of Republican mold, at least a bit.
Oahu Dominates ‘Rural’ 2nd Congressional District

Oahu Dominates ‘Rural’ 2nd Congressional District

UPDATED Neighbor Island candidates have little chance of winning the CD2 seat.
Judge Narrows Case in Honolulu Rail Lawsuit

Judge Narrows Case in Honolulu Rail Lawsuit

Hawaii court ruling reduces recreational and historical site claims.
Teachers’ Labor Board Case Nears End As Contract Vote Begins

Teachers’ Labor Board Case Nears End As Contract Vote Begins

Abercrombie won't have to testify in HSTA case against state.