Civil Beat Staff

Nick Grube

Honolulu Council Member Slapped with Record $6,500 Ethics Fine

Honolulu Council Member Slapped with Record $6,500 Ethics Fine

Nestor Garcia apologizes for not disclosing conflict of interest on rail and ag land zone changes.
Honolulu Auditor Gets Results, Makes No Friends Flickr.com

Honolulu Auditor Gets Results, Makes No Friends

Despite criticism, many recommendations accepted.
Waikiki Shooting Video Remains Shrouded

Waikiki Shooting Video Remains Shrouded

More details released in federal agent's shooting of Kailua man.
Councilman Denies Abuse in Honolulu Parking Flap

Councilman Denies Abuse in Honolulu Parking Flap

Ethics Commission says Ikaika Anderson threatened city employee.
Feds Might Not Defend Murder Suspect in Lawsuit

Feds Might Not Defend Murder Suspect in Lawsuit

Another fight brewing over surveillance video showing Honolulu shooting.
Does the Sale of a Hawaiian Island Matter?

Does the Sale of a Hawaiian Island Matter?

It's hard to see immediate policy implications of billionaire land transfer.
Goodbye Lanai: From One Billionaire to Another Flickr.com/Justin Ornellas

Goodbye Lanai: From One Billionaire to Another

Island sale near final, although future plans and Big Wind still a mystery.
West Honolulu Sewer Ban Not What It Seemed To Be

West Honolulu Sewer Ban Not What It Seemed To Be

Environmental Services chief backs off earlier stance on future development.