Civil Beat Staff

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Candidate Q&A: State House District 11 — Tina Wildberger

Candidate Q&A: State House District 11 — Tina Wildberger

“Too many sacred and beautiful places were being stepped on prior to COVID-19. This opportunity to reset is priceless.”

Candidate Q&A: State House District 9 — J Kahala Chrupalyk

Candidate Q&A: State House District 9 — J Kahala Chrupalyk

“Invest in cheaper health insurance system using a naturalistic approach as a first means of maintaining health.”

VIRUS TRACKER — Sept. 22: 63 New COVID-19 Cases Cory Lum/Civil Beat

VIRUS TRACKER — Sept. 22: 63 New COVID-19 Cases

Another death of a resident at Yukio Okutsu State Veterans Home was reported.

Candidate Q&A: State House District 5 — Jeanne Kapela photo by Ranae Keane-Bamsey of www.EMotionGalleries.com

Candidate Q&A: State House District 5 — Jeanne Kapela

“It would be folly to continue to allow our state’s economy to be driven so heavily by tourism.”

Candidate Q&A: State House District 5 — Michael Last

Candidate Q&A: State House District 5 — Michael Last

“I’d eliminate most employees of all state departments.”

Candidate Q&A: State House District 44 — Joseph Simpliciano

Candidate Q&A: State House District 44 — Joseph Simpliciano

“I would not think about how I could benefit special interest parties and/or developers.”

Candidate Q&A: State House District 1 — Lorraine Shin

Candidate Q&A: State House District 1 — Lorraine Shin

“I would evaluate the possibility of privatizing many of the departments in government with accountability, transparency and an annual report card.”

VIRUS TRACKER — Sept. 21: 56 New COVID-19 Cases In Hawaii Anita Hofschneider/Civil Beat

VIRUS TRACKER — Sept. 21: 56 New COVID-19 Cases In Hawaii

There are roughly 6,400 active cases currently identified in the state.

Candidate Q&A: Kauai County Council — Ed Justus

Candidate Q&A: Kauai County Council — Ed Justus

“We must have the means to feed ourselves in preparation for long-term emergencies, because we now see clearly they can and do happen.”