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Mazie Hirono Has Some Virus Advice For Cancer Survivors Like Herself Nick Grube/Civil Beat

Mazie Hirono Has Some Virus Advice For Cancer Survivors Like Herself

The 72-year-old U.S. senator says she’s changed her own habits to protect herself and the community during the coronavirus pandemic.

Hawaiian Airlines Will Suspend Most Long-Haul Service Starting Thursday Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Hawaiian Airlines Will Suspend Most Long-Haul Service Starting Thursday

The airline, which is Hawaii’s largest private employer, faces uncertainty amidst the COVID-19 crisis.

Hirono Demands Answers From Pence Over COVID-19 Testing Delays Nick Grube/Civil Beat

Hirono Demands Answers From Pence Over COVID-19 Testing Delays

The Hawaii senator and several of her colleagues also criticized the administration’s repeated misleading assertions about the seriousness of the pandemic.

Tulsi Gabbard Ends Presidential Campaign, Endorses Biden Nick Grube/Civil Beat

Tulsi Gabbard Ends Presidential Campaign, Endorses Biden

The Hawaii congresswoman made the announcement in a video posted to social media after she was mathematically eliminated from earning the nomination.

This Hawaii Defense Contractor Has Emerged As A Major Political Player Cory Lum/Civil Beat

This Hawaii Defense Contractor Has Emerged As A Major Political Player

Navatek’s strategy has paid off. It’s received millions of dollars in federal contracts with the help of members of Congress throughout the country.

Schatz Backs Kahele For Congress At Washington Fundraiser Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Schatz Backs Kahele For Congress At Washington Fundraiser

Hawaii’s senior senator was the “special guest” at an event to boost the state senator’s campaign to replace U.S. Rep. Tulsi Gabbard.

Feds Want Katherine Kealoha In Prison For 14 Years Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Feds Want Katherine Kealoha In Prison For 14 Years

In a series of sentencing memos filed Friday, prosecutors are seeking the harshest sentences for the Kealohas and their co-conspirators.

Honolulu Police Corruption: Feds Want Judge To Throw The Book At Kealohas Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Honolulu Police Corruption: Feds Want Judge To Throw The Book At Kealohas

Honolulu Police Chief Susan Ballard and the city’s top civil attorney have submitted letters to a federal judge that could be used to increase the sentences for Louis and Katherine Kealoha.

Another Presidential Primary, Another Last Place Finish For Tulsi Gabbard Anthony Quintano/Civil Beat

Another Presidential Primary, Another Last Place Finish For Tulsi Gabbard

The Hawaii congresswoman’s continued poor showing at the primary ballot box raises questions as to why she’s still running.