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EPA: Hawaii’s Military Bases Dumped 630,000 Pounds Of Toxic Nitrate Into The Ocean Cory Lum/Civil Beat

EPA: Hawaii’s Military Bases Dumped 630,000 Pounds Of Toxic Nitrate Into The Ocean

While federally permitted, the Environmental Protection Agency hopes the data’s public release spurs facilities to reduce their chemical waste.

No More ‘Gifts Of Aloha’ For State Lawmakers Anthony Quintano

No More ‘Gifts Of Aloha’ For State Lawmakers

A ban on food items and other items of nominal value affects state officials and the business of lobbyists.

ACLU Urges State To Allow At-Risk Inmates To Be Vaccinated Early Cory Lum/Civil Beat

ACLU Urges State To Allow At-Risk Inmates To Be Vaccinated Early

Inmates and staff at correctional facilities are being infected at a higher rate than anyone else.

Kapiolani Nurses Vote To Strike After Unsuccessful Negotiations Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Kapiolani Nurses Vote To Strike After Unsuccessful Negotiations

The vote comes after nearly half a year of contract talks between the nurses’ union and the hospital, signaling growing tensions and frustration among staff.

Kauai Realtors See Uptick In People Buying Houses Sight-Unseen Claire Caulfield/Civil Beat

Kauai Realtors See Uptick In People Buying Houses Sight-Unseen

Relocations to Kauai from the mainland have become so common that it’s hard to drive more than a few miles on the island without seeing multiple out-of-state license plates.

Hawaii Proud Boy Charged By DOJ After Raiding US Capitol Screen shot

Hawaii Proud Boy Charged By DOJ After Raiding US Capitol

Nicholas Ochs, a state House candidate and outspoken supporter of President Donald Trump, was an “easy target” for the feds, his attorney says.

Hawaii Will Collect More Taxes Than Expected, State Panel Says Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Hawaii Will Collect More Taxes Than Expected, State Panel Says

The state Council on Revenues says Hawaii will collect $300 million more in taxes this year than previously projected.

New Honolulu Mayor Warns Road Ahead ‘Is Not Going To Be Easy’ Courtesy: Jamm Aquino/POOL

New Honolulu Mayor Warns Road Ahead ‘Is Not Going To Be Easy’

Rick Blangiardi was sworn in Saturday as the chief executive officer of the City and County of Honolulu.

The Hawaii Variable Index: 2020 By The Numbers Cory Lum/Civil Beat

The Hawaii Variable Index: 2020 By The Numbers

COVID-19, elections and more. What a year it’s been.

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