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Hawaii Health Officials Standing By With Anti-Radiation Medication

Hawaii Health Officials Standing By With Anti-Radiation Medication

DOH officials are prepared for harmful radiation possibly reaching Hawaii.
Hawaii Ethics Commission Votes to Reject Gift Bill

Hawaii Ethics Commission Votes to Reject Gift Bill

Board opposes bill that would allow charities to give lawmakers, state employees free tickets to events.
Why Navy Ships Stayed Docked in Pearl Harbor During Hawaii Tsunami

Why Navy Ships Stayed Docked in Pearl Harbor During Hawaii Tsunami

Civil Beat answers reader question about decision not to take ships to deep water.
Hawaii Officials Evict Kakaako Homeless

Hawaii Officials Evict Kakaako Homeless

UPDATED Governor's new homeless coordinator on hand as crews force homeless to remove tents from near UH medical school.
Hawaii Tourism Will Suffer After Japan Disaster

Hawaii Tourism Will Suffer After Japan Disaster

Hawaii braces for a drop in tourism from Japan after devastating March 10 earthquake and tsunami.
Bill Watch: Marijuana on a Roll at Hawaii Legislature

Bill Watch: Marijuana on a Roll at Hawaii Legislature

Four bills — including one that would decriminalize possession — are still alive at halfway mark of session.
Bill Watch: Only 4 Ethics Bills Still Alive

Bill Watch: Only 4 Ethics Bills Still Alive

Sixteen bills are dead at the halfway mark of the Hawaii legislative session.
Capitol Watch: March 10

Capitol Watch: March 10

UPDATED 4:48 p.m. Gov responds to revenue forecast; gov on HPR, in Moiliili; Inouye calls for 'order' on budget; and gifts bill passes Senate.
Abercrombie: Hold Me Accountable

Abercrombie: Hold Me Accountable

Hawaii governor tells Mayor Wright public housing residents to "hold him to account" for restoring hot water.