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Job Cuts Loom At The Honolulu Star-Advertiser Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Job Cuts Loom At The Honolulu Star-Advertiser

A decline in national advertising is taking a toll on the largest newspaper in the state.
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Hawaii Should Publish Government Legal Notices On the Internet

Newspaper industry masks self-interest in arguments for preserving government business.

The Way Journalism Works in Hawaii — Or Doesn’t

Star-Advertiser relied on UH tuition press release, got the story wrong.

The Star-Advertiser’s Feeble Circulation Boast

Honolulu paper says it sells more copies than either paper before consolidation.
Star-Advertiser Wants Oahu Residents to Pay More than Mainlanders

Star-Advertiser Wants Oahu Residents to Pay More than Mainlanders

Newspaper's pay wall will be most expensive on Oahu, half the price on neighbor islands and cheapest on the mainland.

DISCUSSION: Honolulu Star-Advertiser To Charge for Website

Hawaii's largest newspaper puts up pay wall, but won't let people comment on the idea. Talk here.
Berg Falsely Accuses Paper of Censoring Comments

Berg Falsely Accuses Paper of Censoring Comments

Turns out, Honolulu Councilman's links to newsletter flagged as spam.

One-Newspaper Town: ‘Continued Growth’? Really?

A bit of fact checking on the Honolulu Star-Advertiser's sunny report on its own state of affairs.
Honolulu Star-Advertiser