Civil Beat Staff

Nick Grube

It’s Your Money: Death By Electrocution Costs Honolulu $550K

It’s Your Money: Death By Electrocution Costs Honolulu $550K

Exposed wires and lack of grounding killed a pedestrian who touched a city streetlight in 2009.
PRP’s Campaign Push Prevails in Hawaii John Hook/Civil Beat

PRP’s Campaign Push Prevails in Hawaii

The group was able to influence more than just the race for Honolulu mayor.
PRP Cash Slipping Through the Cracks? Flickr: seanmcmenemy

PRP Cash Slipping Through the Cracks?

Dollar amounts aren't adding up, and tracking the figures can prove difficult.
Carlisle on Caldwell: ‘No Comment’

Carlisle on Caldwell: ‘No Comment’

Despite endorsing him, Honolulu mayor has little to say about potential replacement.
Money, Polls and PACs in the Honolulu Mayor’s Race Flickr: RambergMediaImages

Money, Polls and PACs in the Honolulu Mayor’s Race

Candidates react to polls and campaign spending reports one week before the election.
Cayetano Puts TV Stations on Notice Over Attack Ads

Cayetano Puts TV Stations on Notice Over Attack Ads

The Honolulu mayoral candidate wants the stations to remove inaccurate ads from the airwaves.

Keeping the Lights On at Honolulu Hale

Mayoral candidates discuss how they would handle energy policy if they're elected.
Political Fight For Oahu’s GET Heats Up Nick Grube/Civil Beat

Political Fight For Oahu’s GET Heats Up

The head of the House Finance Committee wants rail surcharge to go to state budget shortfalls if Cayetano wins.