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My Life, My Island, and the World

Hawaii teen attends youth leadership to share her culture and trade ideas on sustainability.
Is HART Board Member’s Link to Biggest Rail Landowner a Conflict?

Is HART Board Member’s Link to Biggest Rail Landowner a Conflict?

Transit chair didn't know about holdings when vetting Keslie Hui.
In the Shadow of the Train, Landowners Stand to Gain

In the Shadow of the Train, Landowners Stand to Gain

UPDATED Two developers, government control land near rail route.

Slideshow: Saving Hawaii’s Rarest Orchid

Experience a "pepalicious" day in the bogs of Kauai.
Hoopili Wins Over Neighborhood Skeptics

Hoopili Wins Over Neighborhood Skeptics

Kapolei land development project heads to Land Use Commission.
Malama Da Aina, Except at Kaena Point?

Malama Da Aina, Except at Kaena Point?

Endangered monk seals and albatross inhabit one end of the state park, illegal off-roading tears up the other.

Rescuing Endangered Hawaiian Monk Seals — By Moving Them To The City

Biologists propose unorthodox plan to help save Hawaiian species.
Session Wrap: Agriculture, Aina Not Top Priorities Nathan Eagle/Civil Beat

Session Wrap: Agriculture, Aina Not Top Priorities

Environmental bills didn't get much play in Hawaii this year.
Seawall = Highway? Fight Over Gold Coast Repairs

Seawall = Highway? Fight Over Gold Coast Repairs

Lawsuit to determine responsibility now in judge's hands.

Hawaii Developers Facing Tougher Requirements

Hawaii Legislature and county councils have added significant burdens, UH law professor says.

Senate to OHA: Live to Fight Another Day

Hawaiian Affairs, Judiciary Committees defer $200 million ceded lands deal, saying it's too risky to move ahead now.

Big Wave Waterskiing? Chuck Patterson at Jaws

One waterman tries to ski Peahi — one of the world's most powerful waves.
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