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Monday, October 20, 2014         

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 Incumbents in state Senate tough to beat
Eleven contested seats in the 25-member state Senate will be determined in the Nov. 4 general election, about half of those in Oahu districts that range from urban Kakaako-Waikiki, to rural enclaves such as Makaha and Heeia-Waialua.  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 Monday, October 20, 2014
Obama library here would be a burden • HECO should wean itself from oil, coal • Leadership needed to fix mess we're in; 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.
2014 Endorsements
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Political races always come down to turning out your voters. The difference this year is finding a way to first fire them up. Republicans and Democrats appear to be marching into the closing days of the race for governor with much of the same game plans that have brought Democrats success and Republicans defeat in past years.

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
Tanioka’s Seafoods & Catering hosted its 30th Anniversary Invitational Golf Tournament at Honolulu Country Club. Read More »
 

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