Pearl Harbor shipyard changes planned to meet submarine need
The Navy says it wants to spend $5 billion over 20 years to improve Pearl Harbor shipyard’s aged infrastructure and to accommodate an expected increase in Virginia-class attack submarine work.
Examples raising questions about DLNR’s oversight of state land
Businesses for years have been using state land at a small boat harbor on the Big Island to support their commercial activities without paying rent. The business operators and other boat owners capitalizing on the state’s lax oversight have no written agreements — with one exception — to use the shoreline property.
Bargaining break extends hotel strike
The Hawaii hotel workers strike, now at day 42, is likely to continue for at least another eight days.
Conference spotlights Hawaii’s budding hemp industry
Hawaii has eight farms growing industrial hemp under a state-regulated project exploring the viability of the versatile plant as a commercial crop, and an upcoming conference aims to expand and share knowledge on the subject.
Waianae couple wants to give world to child who changed theirs
Living on the beach in Waianae was a struggle, but one Paul and Bonnie Kaopua were willing to put up with — until they saw their nephews and nieces start to follow in their footsteps. That’s when the couple knew they needed to make a change.
New solar array provides shaded parking at Honolulu airport
There’s more public parking — and more renewable energy — at Daniel K. Inouye International Airport after the installation of 4,260 solar photovoltaic panels at the Terminal 1 parking garage was completed Friday.
Volcanic Ash: Lieutenant governor needs a real job or save us the big salary
Gov. David Ige has been out of state for the last week celebrating his re-election with his family.
Lee Cataluna: When hype overpowers fact, we get mongoosed
Overheated public relations campaigns and news coverage that unquestioningly repeats a press release are not exclusive to our current era.
Sign installation to close Halawa lane
The westbound lane of Halawa Valley Street will be closed between Iwaiwa Street and the Ulune Extension overnight Monday and Tuesday for the installation of new signs and sign structures, the state Department of
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