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  • DENNIS ODA / DODA@STARADVERTISER.COM
    Vicki Corpuz, left, Miki Hatanaka and Jennifer Kaukeano joined Kaiser Permanente Hawaii and hotel workers, all members of Unite Here Local 5, in marching from the Modern Honolulu to the Duke Kahanamoku statue in solidarity Thursday, the fourth day of the Kaiser workers' strike. The health maintenance organization said it is scheduled to resume bargaining Feb. 18 with the union representing 1,900 workers on strike. Unite Here, which represents employees including licensed practical nurses, medical assistants and housekeepers, started the six-day strike Monday after its members worked without a contract for more than two years. Unite Here objects to what it calls low proposed wage increases and a proposal to eliminate guaranteed pensions for new employees.
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