Rachel Zalucki is an intern at Honolulu Civil Beat.
She graduated from the University of Missouri with a bachelor’s degree in investigative journalism in May 2020.
She specializes in multimedia reporting and data visualizations but is always ready to learn more. She worked at the Columbia Missourian as a public life reporter and a graphic designer. She also worked with the Reynolds Journalism Institute as a regional coordinator for the Missouri Info Needs Project, which aimed to aid rural newsrooms in informing their communities about the COVID-19 pandemic.
Illegal vehicles at Wawamalu Beach are threatening monk seals and endangering native plants.
The donation will help pay for the palace’s monthly electricity bill, which is the palace’s largest expense and averages nearly $15,000.
The Health Department is handing out color-coded placards to help the public identify which restaurants are in compliance with guidelines.
New rules announced Thursday expand when and where people on Oahu are required to cover their face to reduce the risk of transmitting or catching COVID-19.
The Kwai collected more than twice as much garbage as it did on last year’s voyage.