Thursday, August 18, 2022
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Thursday, August 18, 2022
August 18, 2022 News Read
Andrew Walden
  1. Out-of-state buyers don't drive Hawaii home prices, report shows
  2. DoH Survey: Just as Many Concerned about COVID as in 2020 
  3. Hawaii Guns: Concealed Carry OK, Open Carry Banned?
  4. The Public May Never Know Who Did The Bribing In The Honolulu Permitting Scandal
  5. Airport theft probe exposes possible wider public corruption scheme
  6. Miske co-defendants who flip are not getting off scot-free
  7. Ige: COVID Policy Designed to Acquire Federal Funding
  8. Hawaii reports 13 COVID deaths, nearly 2,700 cases in past week
  9. Expert: Worrisome rates of drug abuse among Hawaii’s youth could fuel surge in crime
  10. Sen. Fevella calls for emergency declaration over rising electricity costs in Hawaii
  11. DoE Red Tape slows teacher hiring
  12. Visitor paid parking program to start in 2023
  13. City (again) preparing design documents to renovate storied Waikiki Natatorium
  14. Oahu churches have become targets for crime
  15. Soft on Crime Activists fight over Which Rapist to Free

Wednesday, August 17, 2022
August 17, 2022 News Read
Andrew Walden
  1. 5 arrests tied to theft, fraud probe at Honolulu airport--State AG Keeps Feds out of So-Called Investigation
  2. Rail: Ige Outraged by Carpenter’s Election Takeover
  3. Differences emerge between Aiona and new running mate
  4. Committee postpones emergency management bill: Questions surround media suspension and civil disturbances
  5. Ex-councilman sues county to recoup legal fees
  6. Sandwich Isles Communications Goes On War Path Against PUC and Consumer Advocate
  7. Honolulu Police Department reviewing results of personnel survey
  8. Officers suspected in brutality case retain attorneys ahead of anticipated federal charges
  9. Dialysis clinics unable to keep up with demand as kidney disease grows in Hawaii
  10. Latest Attack on Fishing Fleet Fails

Tuesday, August 16, 2022
August 16, 2022 News Read
Andrew Walden
  1. After 4th state worker arrested, probe into theft at Honolulu airport’s baseyard broadens
  2. Miske Investigated for 24 Years
  3. Mauna authority faces rough road
  4. Slim margins trigger primary election recounts in 6 races
  5. Counties taking steps to cure ballots and finalize voting count
  6. Procedures at Maui’s only voter service center cause headaches for last-minute voters
  7. Hawaii is seeing a steady growth in the cost of running for office
  8. In reversal, state says military training at Big Island range not compatible with conservation land
  9. Cost of Government Commission finding departmental feedback a challenge
  10. 7 child sex trafficking victims located in Hawaii, FBI says
  11. Spy or Not? Attorneys seek lift of no-bail order in theft case

Monday, August 15, 2022
August 15, 2022 News Read
Andrew Walden
  1. Caldwell Bribery:  $10K in Contributions ‘Captures’ $19.5M COVID test Contract?
  2. Housing study cites government barriers
  3. Hawaii has 850,000 registered voters. Barely 40% voted in the primary
  4. Kahele, Cayetano Skip Democrats’ ‘Unity Breakfast’
  5. Big Island Prosecutor’s Alleged Harassment Dates Back Years
  6. Judge releases redacted document from Ireland case

Sunday, August 14, 2022
August 14, 2022 News Read
Andrew Walden
  1. Hawaii Primary Election Results 2022
  2. Plague, Frogs, Fire and Cracks: Eleven Years of HART Excuses
  3. Honolulu announces free week of fares for TheBus
  4. A GE Tax Exemption for Food
  5. Hawaii Congressional Delegation How They Voted August 13, 2022
  6. Carpenters Own Josh Green -- but Smear Job Against Luke Fails
  7. Voting is easier than ever, yet democracy fights to live on
  8. Another Miske co-defendant wants out of detention
  9. Federal law could lead to more Solar Subsidies on Kaua‘i
  10. Oahu farmland protection ruling heads to state court
  11. City proposes more than $11.67 million in upgrades to Waikiki Shell

Saturday, August 13, 2022
August 13, 2022 News Read
Andrew Walden
  1. It was 124 years ago today: Hawaii Becomes US Territory
  2. How to increase Hawaii’s healthcare capacity
  3. Hawaii Cockfighters Continue Shipping Fighting Birds to Guam, Enabled by Territorial Department of Agriculture
  4. Honolulu: Highest Tourist Taxes on Earth
  5. Court Martial Coming After Tulsi Gabbard fills in on Tucker Carlson Tonight?
  6. Rolling Blackouts Coming: Realities sink in as Hawaii ditches coal  
  7. Aloha Petroleum Sues AIG Insurance Company re Honolulu & Maui Climate Suits
  8. Firefighters union: Prescribed burn could have contributed to huge Big Island wildfire

Friday, August 12, 2022
August 12, 2022 News Read
Andrew Walden
  1. Green Targeted by Anti-Semitic Anti-Vaxxers
  2. Phoney Baloney: Branco waits until two days before primary to call on Super PAC to take down ‘sensational’ ads against opponent
  3. 234,000 Ballots Cast So Far
  4. COVID: No More Quarantine, No More 6 Feet
  5. West Oahu Charter School Finances Expansion Through Municipal Bonds

Thursday, August 11, 2022
August 11, 2022 News Read
Andrew Walden
  1. BJ Penn for Dictator: ‘I will End TMT’
  2. Campaign Spending Commission investigates ‘ghost PAC’ supporting Cayetano
  3. Outside Spending Reaches Historic Levels In Race For Hawaii’s 2nd Congressional District
  4. Maui Measure to cap hotel units spurs debate
  5. Hawaii Department of Health reports 3,189 new infections, 14 coronavirus-related deaths
  6. Hawaii hospitals still at full capacity despite declining COVID-19 case counts
  7. The long-awaited opening of Kīhei High School is planned for January, but will it happen?

Wednesday, August 10, 2022
August 10, 2022 News Read
Andrew Walden
  1. Emergency Management Bill raises eyebrows over power to suspend media coverage
  2. 4 Days Before The Primary, More Than 186,000 Hawaii Voters Have Already Turned In Their Ballots
  3. Redacted Navy Red Hill log shows ‘critical’ system warnings began hours before May 6, 2021 fuel spill
  4. Keith Kaneshiro trial is pushed back to March
  5. Rising concrete prices to impact Hawaii construction and development
  6. The Most Expensive Gas in the US Is in Hawaii, Not California

Tuesday, August 9, 2022
August 9, 2022 News Read
Andrew Walden
  1. Campaign Spending Commission investigates COVID testing company that got big city contract
  2. District Two Campaign Money Flows to Crime Families
  3. Armed Robber Running for State House 14 - Lahaina
  4. Bribery: 31 Hawaii lawmakers return $142,000 from besieged executive
  5. Political attack ads draw the attention of the state Campaign Spending Commission
  6. Total Fail: After Giving Millions to HSTA, Teacher shortage in Hawaii could reach up to a thousand vacancies
  7. Rolling Blackouts: Wakai says, ‘I told you so’
  8. Honolulu businesses wait eight months or more for building permits
  9. Why can’t EUTF process my enrollment?
  10. Fueled by doubts, hundreds of Hawaii Republicans sign up as election observers
  11. Deadline to mail election ballots
  12. RIMPAC: Tankers central as military looks beyond Red Hill
  13. Skin Cancer News: Hawaii County joins Maui with passage of law banning nonmineral sunscreens
  14. Sources: Gun scare in Waikiki may have stemmed from drug deal

Monday, August 8, 2022
August 8, 2022 News Read
Andrew Walden
  1. $70M COVID Money Backs CNHA Grab for Tourism, Mauna Kea
  2. Maui Bill will Create Massive Festering Homeless Tent Cities Islandwide
  3. Consultant hired to help fix EPIC

Sunday, August 7, 2022
August 7, 2022 News Read
Andrew Walden
  1. Blangiardi: “I can’t imagine going to jail right now, and nor do I want to go to jail.”
  2. Lawmakers Don't Seem Interested In Doing Anything About Corruption
  3. Hey Oahu, Your Electric Bill Is About To Go Up 7%
  4. To curtail dirty political campaigning, don’t help it succeed
  5. Votes trickling in with one week left: Here’s what you need to know
  6. 40% of HIDOE students being taught by unqualified educators
  7. Navy divers describe conditions within the contaminated Red Hill well and how the mission affected them
  8. Affordable homes over a new stadium
  9. Council Bill Proposed to Restore The O‘ahu Historic Preservation Commission
  10. CNMI indigenous groups back controversial Insular Cases
  11. Hawaii Governor Candidate’s Hawaiian Homelands Remark Touches A Nerve With Some
  12. Another Book About Trannies--And Yes, It’s Aimed at Children Age 4-8
  13. Third-party audit critical of Kauai County’s Roads Division
  14. Excuses Homeless Meth Addicts Make

Saturday, August 6, 2022
August 6, 2022 News Read
Andrew Walden
  1. Bribery Convict Ty Cullen Funds Two Candidates
  2. Big Island Deputy Prosecutor and ‘Massage Therapist Known as Isis’ Ordered To Stop Alleged Harassment
  3. SHOPO Infighting: ‘Fraud, misrepresentation, and deceit’
  4. Bribery? Maui County Council Advances Investigation Into Developer’s Monster House
  5. Full Text: Ousted Bishop Museum CEO Rips Board
  6. BoE Holds First ‘Community Forum’ Since COVID
  7. Man, 31, indicted for producing child pornography and cyberstalking minors in Hawaii, other states
  8. Efforts ramp up to push out homeless criminals from Waikiki
  9. Suspect charged after allegedly sexually assaulting woman at knifepoint--was Domestic Violence Intern

Friday, August 5, 2022
August 5, 2022 News Read
Andrew Walden
  1. Deconstruction of Maunakea telescope set to begin
  2. Ikaika Anderson Owned and Operated by Pro-Rail Super PAC
  3. Trial pushed back for former Honolulu city officials charged with conspiracy
  4. Board of Water Supply detects petroleum contamination in Moanalua Valley monitoring well
  5. No charges will be made against officers involved in Kaka’ako shooting
  6. Woke Mob Targets ‘Chinaman’s Hat’ (again)

Thursday, August 4, 2022
August 4, 2022 News Read
Andrew Walden
  1. Blangiardi: Concrete Cracking Could Push Honolulu Rail’s Opening To Next Year
  2. Staffing shortages trigger temporary closures at some Oahu EMS stations
  3. It takes 6 months to hire someone at the city. The mayor wants to slash that in half
  4. Hawaii Department of Health’s COVID-19 wastewater monitoring program hit by delays
  5. AOC Campaign Sets Up PAC In Hawaii
  6. Have you voted yet? State has received more than 100,000 ballots so far
  7. ‘We have no choice’: As inflation rises, plate lunch prices are ticking up and up
  8. Kona Homeless Magnet Lease Renewed
  9. Soft on Crime: 4 arrested and released on Kauai for fake jewelry scam
  10. Walter Ritte is Grifting Again to Seize Molokai Ranch--Will it Work?
  11. Kunia land occupiers’ claims of harassment and threats dismissed as “frivolous” by court
  12. Maui Council Committee rejects settlement with former prosecuting attorney

Wednesday, August 3, 2022
August 3, 2022 News Read
Andrew Walden
  1. Rolling Blackouts Coming in September: Insiders Still Claim Power expected to be reliable (but pricey) after coal-plant shutdown
  2. Exempt food and medicine from GET
  3. Saga of Hawaii ‘Spy’ Couple Pictured in KGB Garb Gets Even Weirder in Court
  4. Staffing shortages, reinfections: The year of living with COVID isn’t going as planned
  5. Hawaii reports 3,689 new COVID-19 cases statewide
  6. City outlines ambitious plan to build 1,000 affordable units
  7. Lawyer claims road rage attack on elderly driver was … uh … ‘self-defense’
  8. 7 Oahu schools identified for poorest air quality
  9. Hawaii Is The Only State Not Seeking Federal Buyouts To Move Residents Away From Floods
  10. Hawaii County Council Squelches Affordable Housing Audit

Tuesday, August 2, 2022
August 2, 2022 News Read
Andrew Walden
  1. Can Patrick Branco’s Mainland Backers Buy Him A Seat In Congress?
  2. After Forcing DoE to Spend Millions on Air Conditioning, HSTA Now Wants Natural Ventilation
  3. Crime Pays: COVID Lawsuit Seeks $5000 Each For Inmates
  4. How A Messy Divorce Case Led To A Legal Battle Over Press Freedom In Hawaii
  5. Hawaii nonprofit helping to relocate homeless to the mainland
  6. Ex-HPD officer charged with child sex trafficking denied bail as he awaits trial
  7. ADC transition can advance economic success of agriculture
  8. New rules curbing Hawaii beach barriers are further delayed
  9. Hawaii doctors seek to maintain injunction allowing telemedicine abortion services on Guam

Monday, August 1, 2022
August 1, 2022 News Read
Andrew Walden
  1. How Hawaii Tourism Authority Rigged Procurement for CNHA
  2. Six years since Johnny Fraser was kidnapped and murdered    
  3. Convicted Felon Keanu Sai to Start Off United Church of Christ Workshops to Promote Latest Schemes
  4. Rolling Blackouts: What Happens When The Last Coal Ship Leaves Hawaii?
  5. Cruise ship COVID reporting program ending
  6. Should Maui County Take Over Privately Owned Water Systems?

Sunday, July 31, 2022
July 31, 2022 News Read
Andrew Walden
  1. Rail Mafia News: PRP Mud-Slinging In Hawaii’s Primary Is Getting Ugly
  2. All 3 Top Candidates For Hawaii Governor Have Lucrative Side Jobs
  3. Voters crave clean government before pols clean us out
  4. Hawaii Visitors Spending 40% More, But Enjoying It Less
  5. Wealthy beachfront homeowners turn to the courts to avoid Hawaii environmental laws
  6. Above the Law: Police release Aikau family suspect accused of beating elderly man in apparent road rage attack in Laie

Saturday, July 30, 2022
July 30, 2022 News Read
Andrew Walden
  1. 27 Candidates Fail to File Financial Disclosures
  2. Bill to Address Disparities in Data Collection for U.S. Territories
  3. Industrial toilet paper supply issues resulting in park bathroom modifications
  4. Maui: 'Yes In My Backyard'
  5. Affordable Housing: Bribery Has Been Going on For Years
  6. Jewish leaders condemn Kahele campaign’s use of ‘Mr. Men’ meme, citing it resembled Hitler
  7. Kalima case lawyers calculate damages for Native Hawaiians in $328M settlement with the state
  8. Catch n Release: Maui Meth Heads Stealing 41% more cars this year
  9. Homeless ‘Do Not Want’ Housing--threaten more crime
  10. Hawaii students finally returning to classrooms without COVID-19 restrictions

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Hawaii Statehood: Tiny 1959 opposition was anti-Japanese, not anti-American
by Andrew Walden Friday, August 19, 2022

... Opponents of Statehood were landed aristocracy fearful of being ruled by their employees....


Polls Showed Solid Support in Run-up to Hawaii Statehood
by News Article Friday, August 19, 2022

...Gallup first polled Americans on their support for Hawaii's statehood in 1940....


Hawaii Guns: Concealed Carry OK, Open Carry Banned?
by News Article Thursday, August 18, 2022

... Hawaii Removes “Exceptional Case” Requirement for Concealed, NOT Open, Carry!? ....


DoH Survey: Just as Many Concerned about COVID as in 2020
by News Release Thursday, August 18, 2022

... Sixty-nine percent of Kauaʻi households remain very or somewhat concerned about their household members getting sick with COVID-19. This is unchanged from the level of concern reported in the 2020 CASPER survey....


Out-of-state buyers don't drive Hawaii home prices, report shows
by Grassroot Institute Thursday, August 18, 2022

... A pathbreaking analysis of nationwide data dispels the popular belief that out-of-state home buyers are the cause of the state's housing woes ....


Death Rate for Hawaii Police Officers 13th-Highest in USA
by News Article Wednesday, August 17, 2022

... In Hawaii, a total of six police officers have been killed on the job in the last decade, or 212 officers for every 100,000 police on the force as of 2021 - the 13th highest fatality rate ....


Hawaii Homicides Double Over Last Decade
by News Article Wednesday, August 17, 2022

... The 105.0% increase ranks as the fifth largest among the 44 states that reported an uptick ....


GAO Study Looks at Shipping Rates to Hawaii, Alaska, Puerto Rico, and other noncontiguous U.S. lands
by News Release Wednesday, August 17, 2022

... The Board last received a formal complaint in 1999 ....


​How to reduce permit delays for Hawaii homebuilding
by Kelii Akina Wednesday, August 17, 2022

... in Hawaii County, residential permits take about 143 days to issue. In Honolulu, it’s 108 days for residential projects and 432 days for commercial projects over $1 million ....


DBEDT Releases 2021 Hawaii Data Book
by News Release Tuesday, August 16, 2022

... The book is in electronic form and is available on the DBEDT website ....


Sunscreen: BASF Chemical is laughing at you from the homepage of the National Academies of Sciences
by Andrew Walden Tuesday, August 16, 2022

... a ‘generous five-year grant’ buys some 'science' ....


Audit: Maui County Zoning ‘Heavily Politicized’
by News Release Tuesday, August 16, 2022

... ZAED lost the majority of its supervisory personnel in 2021, and only one has been filled as of January 2022 ....


Foreclosure Rate up 94% in Hawaii
by News Article Monday, August 15, 2022

... In Hawaii, foreclosures rose by 94.1%, from 202 in the first six months of 2021 to 392 in the first half of 2022 .....


A GE Tax Exemption for Food
by Tom Yamachika Sunday, August 14, 2022

... The three Democratic candidates for governor all support it ....


Honolulu announces free week of fares for TheBus
by News Release Sunday, August 14, 2022

... starting August 22 to August 26, 2022. The free fare week is timed with the back-to-school jam ....


Hawaii Primary Election Results 2022
by Andrew Walden Sunday, August 14, 2022

... Results from Hawaii Primary Election, August 13, 2022 -- Crime Families, Drunks, Anti-Vaxxers, and a Putin Dupe ....


Plague, Frogs, Fire and Cracks: Eleven Years of HART Excuses
by Andrew Walden Sunday, August 14, 2022

... HART excuses are nearly Biblical: Plague, Frogs, Fires, and Cracks -- but the real reason slipped out as COVID shut down Hawaii's tourism industry: “After Wasting Billions to Build Rail, is it worth $160 million a year to operate?” ....


Hawaii Congressional Delegation How They Voted August 13, 2022
by GovTrack .us Saturday, August 13, 2022

... Bills Introduced and votes in Congress ....


Honolulu: Highest Tourist Taxes on Earth
by News Release Saturday, August 13, 2022

... $51.70 a night ....


How to increase Hawaii’s healthcare capacity
by Grassroot Institute Saturday, August 13, 2022

... the state has a critical shortage of doctors, nurses and other medical professionals, the fewest hospital beds per capita in the U.S., and the 10th longest emergency room wait lines ....


Hawaii Cockfighters Continue Shipping Fighting Birds to Guam, Enabled by Territorial Department of Agriculture
by News Release Friday, August 12, 2022

... Guam’s Animal Import Standards Announced in April Prove Hollow ....


It was 124 years ago today: Hawaii Becomes US Territory
by News Article Friday, August 12, 2022

On August 12, 1898, the United States and Spain reached a cease-fire agreement in its brief conflict over Cuba and the Philippines....


Two from Hawaii Appointed to Advisory Committee on Reconciliation in Place Names
by News Release Friday, August 12, 2022

... to identify geographic names and federal land unit names that are considered derogatory and solicit proposals on replacement names ....


Sue and Settle: ​Lawsuit Seeks Protected Habitat for 49 Endangered Hawaiian Species
by News Release Friday, August 12, 2022

... The Center for Biological Diversity sued the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service today ....


Ige Approves Emergency Rules to Hire Out-of-State Nurses
by News Release Friday, August 12, 2022

... the rules amend Hawaiʻi Administrative Rules Chapter 16-89, to allow for nurses to practice temporarily ....


Rolling Blackouts Coming in September: Hawaii ends use of coal for power generation
by News Release Friday, August 12, 2022

... 7% bill increase forecasted ....


EPA: Kaneohe Marine Base to Upgrade Stormwater Runoff Controls
by News Release Friday, August 12, 2022

... EPA announced a Federal Facility Compliance Agreement with the U.S. Marine Corps to make improvements related to stormwater discharges at the Marine Corps Base Hawaii ....


How the Foreclosure Rate in Hawaii Compares to the Nation
by News Article Thursday, August 11, 2022

... housing market appears to be coming back to earth ....


Honolulu Inflation Lowest in USA
by News Article Thursday, August 11, 2022
... Consumer Price Index Change ​6.8% year over year ....


Navy, UH, DoH Agree to Use EPA-Certified Water Testing Protocols
by News Release Thursday, August 11, 2022

... to ensure water testing is based on EPA-certified methods ....


Act 183: C-PACE in Hawaii
by News Release Thursday, August 11, 2022

... The legislation authorizes the Hawai‘i Green Infrastructure Authority to administer C-PACE for the soon-to-be available financing program ....


State Having Hard Time Giving Away Internet Discounts
by News Release Thursday, August 11, 2022

... more than 29,000 households across Hawai‘i are enrolled in the ACP, providing more than $7 million in benefits locally. It is estimated that more than 100,000 Hawai‘i households could qualify ....


Can Sam King Win for OHA At-Large Trustee?
by Video Video Wednesday, August 10, 2022

... Will his Position on TMT Help or Hurt him? ....


$100M Tax Hike: ​City to hold virtual public meetings for new Storm Water Strategic Plan
by News Release Wednesday, August 10, 2022

... Stormwater: $100M Tax Hike After 36 Years of Lawyering and Foot-dragging ....


Opioid Settlement: How will Hawaii Waste $78M?
by News Release Wednesday, August 10, 2022

... The funding is part of nationwide settlements totaling $26 billion to resolve lawsuits against the three largest drug distributors and one of the largest drug manufacturers ....


Hawaii Gun Permits Down 10.8%
by News Release Wednesday, August 10, 2022

... A total of 23,299 personal/private firearm permit applications were processed statewide during 2021, marking a 10.8% decrease ....


Public Hearings re TMT All this Week
by Samuel Wilder King II Tuesday, August 9, 2022

... The National Science Foundation (NSF) has begun the TMT environmental impact statement process.  Right now they are holding public hearings ....


Mental Health Pandemic for Youth
by News Release Tuesday, August 9, 2022

... overall child well-being--Hawaii Ranks 22nd ....


EPA fine leads to Hawaii DLNR acting on illegal cesspools
by News Release Tuesday, August 9, 2022

... Largest land manager in Hawaii will evaluate its 1.3 million acres of property ....


House Maui initiative aims to identify and reduce homebuilding restraints
by Grassroot Institute Monday, August 8, 2022

... The housing situation on Maui is the worst in the state ....


How to Ensure Better Budgeting for a Better Economy
by Grassroot Institute Monday, August 8, 2022

... Tired of runaway government taxes, spending and debt?  Learn what we can do about it from budget expert Daniel Mitchell ....


It's too late for now for Hawaii, but evidence against minimum-wage hikes keeps piling up
by Grassroot Institute Monday, August 8, 2022

" firms reorganize their production in response to the higher minimum, they start substituting away from these workers on whom the minimum wage binds and towards those on whom it does not....”


Addressing the Tax Crisis in Health Care
by Tom Yamachika Sunday, August 7, 2022

... According to the Hawaii Physician Shortage Crisis Task Force, taxes are one of the reason for the shortage ....


Hawaii Congressional Delegation How They Voted August 6, 2022
by GovTrack .us Sunday, August 7, 2022

... votes cast and bills introduced in Congress ....


HSTA Forced to Stop Enrolling Hawaii Teachers in Illegal For-Profit Education Scheme
by Andrew Walden Sunday, August 7, 2022

... According the a July 18, 2022 letter from the US Department of Education, EGCC was illegally looting Pell Grant money to provide ‘free’ tuition ....


When bureaucracy grows, housing does not
by Kelii Akina Saturday, August 6, 2022

... more regulation and delays ....


Honolulu Average Studio Apartment Rent $2,705
by News Article Saturday, August 6, 2022

... Think your Hawaii rent is high? It probably is ....


Hawaii is the most difficult state to buy a home
by News Article Saturday, August 6, 2022

... the average mortgage payment is 78.3% of the state's median income ....


Kauai: Highest car rental rates in Hawaii
by News Article Saturday, August 6, 2022

... rental car rates at the top 100 U.S. airports for the month of August 2022 ....


States Where Unemployment Claims Are Decreasing the Most--Hawaii 45th
by News Article Saturday, August 6, 2022

... based on changes in unemployment claims for several key benchmark weeks ....


This Day in History: Truman Announces Hiroshima Bombing
by News Article Saturday, August 6, 2022

August 6 and 9 have been made into International Days of Anti-American historical revisionism.  So here is a look at reality as seen from first-hand sources instead of whining activists.


Maui Mineral-based sunscreen ordinance goes into effect October 1
by News Release Saturday, August 6, 2022

... mindless hysteria is part of our tourism marketing scheme ....


Maui Disposable Bodyboard Ban takes effect
by News Release Saturday, August 6, 2022

... Ordinance prohibits sale, rental or distribution of polystyrene bodyboards ....


Another Public Defender Becomes a Judge
by News Release Friday, August 5, 2022

... She served as a law clerk for Judge Michael Town ....


Deconstruction of Maunakea telescope set to begin
by News Release Thursday, August 4, 2022

... The deconstruction phase of the California Institute of Technology (Caltech) Submillimeter Observatory (CSO) on University of Hawaiʻi-managed lands on the summit of Maunakea is on track to begin before summer ends and be completed by the end of the year ....


Psychics and Recreational Drugs: SEC Charges Hawaii SemiSub with Fraud
by News Release Wednesday, August 3, 2022

... defendants misappropriated a significant portion of the funds to pay for psychics and recreational drugs ....


UH to Require COVID Masks for Fall Semester
by News Release Wednesday, August 3, 2022

... Masking continues to be required indoors in classrooms ....


Early Education: Hawaii Pays the Most Per Pupil
by News Article Wednesday, August 3, 2022

... States with the Best & Worst Early Education Systems ....


Maui’s New Water Bureaucracy
by Grassroot Institute Wednesday, August 3, 2022

... New Regulations May Slow Homebuilding ....


Accused Russian spies in Hawaii are set for trial
by Court House News Wednesday, August 3, 2022

... “That’s what they’re calling me” ....


Hawaii Skin Cancer Rates up 14%
by News Article Wednesday, August 3, 2022

... Hawaii's 14% increase is second only to Arizona which increased 21% ....


UH dashboard provides public, officials with Red Hill water crisis data
by News Release Wednesday, August 3, 2022

... The method can be used to flag samples with trace concentrations of dissolved contaminants, as low as 10 parts per billion diesel fuel ....


FDA: Puberty Blocker Side Effects Include Brain Swelling, Blindness
by Video Video Tuesday, August 2, 2022

... Tulsi Gabbard Accuses Biden Administration of ‘Dangerously Promoting Child Abuse’ ....


DHHL Opens Comment Period for Draft General Plan
by News Release Tuesday, August 2, 2022

... DHHL’s General Plan, updated every 20 years, establishes statewide policies that guide land management and programs over the next two decades ....


Empowering Native Hawaiians to Own Homes
by Kelii Akina Monday, August 1, 2022

"...We’ve been renters all our lives...."


​Hawaii Gas Acquired By Argo Infrastructure Partners
by News Release Monday, August 1, 2022

... transaction completed July 21, 2022 ....


1853 Hawaiian Mission to Marquesan Cannibals
by News Article Monday, August 1, 2022

At the Marquesas Islands, Herman Melville and his friend jumped ship....


We Need an Emergency Declaration for Health Care
by Tom Yamachika Sunday, July 31, 2022

... with the current licensing requirements in place the workers won’t be able to work here until they get through a bunch of bureaucratic red tape.  The state of emergency could be used to bypass the licensing requirements ....


Emergency orders our newest emergency
by Kelii Akina Saturday, July 30, 2022

... The right way requires the involvement of the Legislature. It might be slower, but it is constitutional, democratic and results in real, lasting change ....


Hawaii Congressional Delegation How They Voted July 30, 2022
by GovTrack .us Saturday, July 30, 2022

... votes cast and bills introduced ....


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Hawaii's Partnership for Appropriate & Compassionate Care

Hawaii Public Charter School Network

Hawaii Rifle Association

Hawaii Shippers Council

Hawaii Smokers Alliance

Hawaii State Data Lab

Hawaii Together



Hiram Fong Papers

Homeschool Legal Defense Hawaii

Honolulu Navy League

Honolulu Traffic

House Minority Blog

Imua TMT

Inouye-Kwock, NYT 1992

Inside the Nature Conservancy

Inverse Condemnation

Investigative Project on Terrorism

July 4 in Hawaii

Kakaako Cares

Keep Hawaii's Heroes

Land and Power in Hawaii

Legislative Committee Analysis Tool

Lessons in Firearm Education

Lingle Years

Malulani Foundation

Managed Care Matters -- Hawaii

Malama Pregnancy Center of Maui

Mauna Kea Recreational Users Group

Military Home Educators' Network Oahu

Missile Defense Advocacy

MIS Veterans Hawaii

NAMI Hawaii

National Christian Foundation Hawaii

National Parents Org Hawaii

NFIB Hawaii News

No GMO Means No Aloha

Not Dead Yet, Hawaii

NRA-ILA Hawaii

Oahu Alternative Transport


OHA Lies

Opt Out Today

Patients Rights Council Hawaii

PEACE Hawaii

People vs Machine

Pritchett Cartoons

Pro-GMO Hawaii


Rental by Owner Awareness Assn

ReRoute the Rail

Research Institute for Hawaii USA

Rick Hamada Show

RJ Rummel

Robotics Organizing Committee

Save Dillingham Airfield

School Choice in Hawaii

Sink the Jones Act

Statehood for Guam

Talking Tax

Tax Foundation of Hawaii

The Real Hanabusa

Time Out Honolulu

Trustee Akina KWO Columns

UCC Truths

US Tax Foundation Hawaii Info

VAREP Honolulu

West Maui Taxpayers Association

What Natalie Thinks

Whole Life Hawaii