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Tuesday, October 21, 2014         

Editorials

Our View
 Changes afoot in state House
This general election, Oahu will see 28 contested races for the 51-seat state House. Few upsets are expected in the Democratic-controlled chamber, but with a handful of districts without incumbents and a couple of legislators making questionable headlines, some churn is on the horizon. Story »
Island Voices
This is National Free Speech Week -- when we celebrate this fundamental and priceless right that we Americans enjoy. Story »

Medicare's annual open enrollment season is underway, and I want to encourage everyone with Medicare to review their current health and prescription drug coverage. Story »

Insight
It may seem as if the wind has died down and everyone is letting the sun shine, where alternative resources are concerned.  Story »

The public profile of the wind energy issue has dropped lower on the viewscreen in the last six years since the adoption of the Hawaii Clean Energy Initiative, in which it played a starring role.  Story »

The Navy has been a part of Steve Colon's life, one way or another, for more than three decades. Colon, Hawaii region president for Hunt Cos., left active duty in 1988 and retired from the reserves as a captain in 2006.

For Tuesday, October 21, 2014
Governor unseen as storm advanced • Candidates should win by a majority • Ebola could become tool of terrorism; and more

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For Saturday, October 18, 2014
It's delightful seeing "3" as the first digit on those gas-station price signs, isn't it? As the Star-Advertiser reported a few days ago, the statewide average cost for a gallon of gas has dropped below $4 for the first time since March.
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It appears the Hawaii Campaign Spending Commission could devote some of Wednesday to chewing on the Pacific Resource Partnership, which, because of the money it flings around, is one of our most influential political players.

Synopsis: There needs to be more education about the Ebola virus, so that we may be able to care for those who get sick anywhere, in the hospital, at home, etc., without contracting the virus.

The Waianae District, one of the areas on Oahu with serious health problems and lacking in medical facilities, will have two full-time physicians in a few months.


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Hawaii Red Cross Mahalo Reception
American Red Cross, Hawaii State Chapter recently presented a mahalo reception at The Plaza Club. Read More »
 
Tanioka’s 30th Annual Golf Tourney
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