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Our View

Council should stick to business

That politicians behave politically surprises nobody. When they do so in apparent disregard for how it affects the public business, that’s when voters ought to be taking notice. Read More
Updated on  March 22, 2018 at 6:43 pm

Island Voices


Defeat bill to allow assisted suicide

Updated on  March 23, 2018 at 11:33 am
I am opposed to the physician assisted suicide bill and urge the state Senate to defeat it. 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


E pā Mau ana kahi Kukunaokalā mālamalama

Synopsis: In remembrance of an awesome husband, father, mentor, coach, friend and leader, Sulu Mau Tafaoimalo. Read More
Updated on  March 16, 2018 at 6:29 pm

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