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Are Further Protections for Burials Feasible?

Are Further Protections for Burials Feasible?

Even Office of Hawaiian Affairs says requiring Burial Council consultation for "inadvertently discovered" bones would pose logistical challenges.

Environmental Groups Roll Out Legislative Agenda

Food security, sustainable energy and Native Hawaiian culture among priorities.
Open Iolani Palace to All? Some Native Hawaiians Say No Thanks

Open Iolani Palace to All? Some Native Hawaiians Say No Thanks

The state is considering opening up the Iolani Palace grounds, but some in the Native Hawaiian community want to limit access.
Civil Beat Shares Office of Hawaiian Affairs Salaries

Civil Beat Shares Office of Hawaiian Affairs Salaries

See how much employees are paid at OHA, where payroll makes up less than a quarter of the state agency's budget.
Office of Hawaiian Affairs