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Genetically Modified Mosquitoes Approved For Florida Experiment Courtesy: Ralph Steadman

Genetically Modified Mosquitoes Approved For Florida Experiment

Scientists in Hawaii are also racing to eradicate disease-carrying mosquitoes that threaten the survival of the islands’ rare and unique forest bird species. But controversial GMO solutions are not yet being considered in Hawaii.

Legislature: Keep Women’s Work Furlough Program Open Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Legislature: Keep Women’s Work Furlough Program Open

The public safety department is ready to terminate the contract Tuesday.

UPW Head Ousted Over Financial Abuse Cory Lum/Civil Beat

UPW Head Ousted Over Financial Abuse

UPW’s parent union announced the removal of the Hawaii president on Friday.

Kamehameha Schools Faces A Spate Of Sex Abuse Claims Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Kamehameha Schools Faces A Spate Of Sex Abuse Claims

At least 16 plaintiffs are named in six lawsuits. Other schools also have been sued in the weeks leading up to a deadline Friday.

The Fastest-Growing Ethnic Group In Hawaii Is Also The Most Invisible Cory Lum/Civil Beat

The Fastest-Growing Ethnic Group In Hawaii Is Also The Most Invisible

About 11% of Hawaii residents claim Hispanic heritage, a number that’s expected to grow. But Latinos are also the least likely to respond to the census.

Honolulu Star-Advertiser Cutting Payroll Costs To Weather Pandemic Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Honolulu Star-Advertiser Cutting Payroll Costs To Weather Pandemic

The question for already-beleaguered media outlets nationwide is when steps such as furloughs and reduced work schedules can be lifted.

Federal Fishery Managers Get Creative To Help Hawaii’s Tuna Fishermen Ronen Zilberman/Civil Beat

Federal Fishery Managers Get Creative To Help Hawaii’s Tuna Fishermen

The longline fleet relies on U.S. Pacific Island territories to go beyond its base catch limit for bigeye. Now one of the three territories won’t sign the deal.

Hawaii Storytellers: A Letter To Our Hapa Daughters

Hawaii Storytellers: A Letter To Our Hapa Daughters

Mark Noguchi and Amanda Corby Noguchi share how the love for their community brought them together.

Hawaii Gun Violence Commission Would Leave The Public In The Dark Marina Riker/Civil Beat

Hawaii Gun Violence Commission Would Leave The Public In The Dark

The Legislature has proposed creating a new group to help tackle violent crimes but exempting it from the Sunshine Law.

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