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State Ag Department Supports Hoopili

State Ag Department Supports Hoopili

Testimony at land hearing reverses state position from 2009.
2011 Year in Review — Civil Beat Tells Hawaii’s Story

2011 Year in Review — Civil Beat Tells Hawaii’s Story

Weeklong series looks back at beat reporting and extraordinary events.
State Wrestles With How To Make Developers Keep Their Promises

State Wrestles With How To Make Developers Keep Their Promises

Legal case could have far-reaching implications for developers and land use law in Hawaii.
Rule of Law — Does it Really Exist on Molokai?

Rule of Law — Does it Really Exist on Molokai?

No one has been held to account for actions blocking eco-tourist vessel that complied with laws and regulations.
Ernie Els Golf Course Has Yet to Deliver on Ewa Community Benefits Civil Beat

Ernie Els Golf Course Has Yet to Deliver on Ewa Community Benefits

Gone are promised kamaaina rates. Community fund still waiting on its $1.4 million.
Hawaii Ag Corporation Ousts Longtime Director in Controversial Vote

Hawaii Ag Corporation Ousts Longtime Director in Controversial Vote

Some board members said the hiring of the new director was rigged.
Kauai Pushes for Ban on Aquarium Trade

Kauai Pushes for Ban on Aquarium Trade

County vote adds to pressure on a statewide ban.
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