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Hefty price tag to fix Red Hill tanks

Updated on  March 23, 2018 at 8:05 pm
Every Saturday, we’ll present these short-take editorials that reflects on some of this week’s news. Read More

Island Voices


OHA can help youth at risk in East Hawaii

Updated on  March 23, 2018 at 8:10 pm
Where is the Office of Hawaiian Affairs and why isn’t it using some of its rich endowment to make a difference? Read More

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Off the News

OHA must take hard look at its CEO

Following a recent state audit that slammed the Office of Hawaiian Affairs for lax spending tied to millions in discretionary funding, the agency’s Board of Trustees met behind closed doors Thursday to evaluate the status of their sole employee. Read More
Updated on  March 22, 2018 at 6:42 pm

InsightIsland Voices

U.S.-North Korea summit: Meeting of minds?

Updated on  March 16, 2018 at 9:29 pm
Pulling back from the nuclear brink and bringing North Korea into the community of nations will not be easy and will take much time. It will require all of the elements Adm. Vasey suggested. It will be worth the effort. Read More

Name in the News

Punky Pletan-Cross: Hale Kipa’s CEO finds joy and inspiration in troubled youth on the mend

Updated on  March 23, 2018 at 12:06 am
At Hale Kipa, a social service agency that assists some 2,000 at-risk youth and their families statewide each year, youth are not viewed as limited by their personal histories or behaviors. Rather, they are seen as packed with potential. Read More


Nani Kauaʻi hemolele i ka mālie

This is a brief account of an astonishing journey by the children of Ke Kula ‘o Samuel M. Kamakau’s Papa Kukui, to Kaua‘i. Lots of hospitality and love in the beautiful lands of Manokalanipō. Read More
Updated on  March 23, 2018 at 8:12 pm

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