The public can weigh in on county spending priorities at six listening sessions scheduled islandwide through early March.
Billy DeCosta also received a threat this week at his council office, but it's unclear if there's any connection.
HPD has started a $23,000 collaboration with Kauai comedian Zavier Cummings to produce recruitment videos.
The local utility co-op says it has halted development of the hydroelectric portion of the project.
The state’s current contract will be extended as a new procurement process begins.
The corporation said the move signaled a new era of transparency for the agency.
In addition to the state's interim rules, drones are being used to drop pesticides.
The Hawaii Judiciary prohibits unwanted hugging, which the assistant alleges Chief Judge Randal Valenciano did in a "sexualized" manner numerous times.
Paramedics and EMTs say the Hawaii Department of Health has lowered care standards for Maui and Kauai.