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OHA Trustee Disputes State Auditor’s Report

Office of Hawaiian Affairs has made many improvements that the audit did not take into account.
Study: Despite Progress, Hawaiians, Other Islanders Still Die Younger

Study: Despite Progress, Hawaiians, Other Islanders Still Die Younger

But medical officials say embracing of traditional cultural values and practices help people to lead healthy lifestyles.

Statue at McKinley High ‘Inappropriate,’ Native Hawaiians Say

Our media partner KITV is reporting that a century-old statue of President William McKinley at the Honolulu high…
Auditor: Office of Hawaiian Affairs Purchase Violated Investment Policy

Auditor: Office of Hawaiian Affairs Purchase Violated Investment Policy

A trustee linked to the bank helped fund a questionable $21 million deal.

State Audit: OHA Not Living Up to Core Mission of Helping Native Hawaiians

The state Office of Hawaiian Affairs failed to establish an adequate organizational infrastructure before expanding its real estate holdings, according…
State Senators: Sue Navy For $100 Million Over Kahoolawe Cleanup

State Senators: Sue Navy For $100 Million Over Kahoolawe Cleanup

After spending $400 million, the island is still littered with bombs and missiles.
Hawaii Monitor: What’s the Point of Getting on the Sovereignty Roll?

Hawaii Monitor: What’s the Point of Getting on the Sovereignty Roll?

Wasn't sovereignty essentially relinquished when the Hawaiian government was extinguished?

For Native Hawaiians, Supporting Geothermal Makes Cultural Sense

OHA partnership with Innovations Development Group makes financial sense.
Aina, Lewa, Kai: A Vision for Healing the World

Aina, Lewa, Kai: A Vision for Healing the World

Launch events for the Polynesian Voyagaging Society's World Wide Voyage highlight our global interconnectedness.
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