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Contractor Rejected For Commission

Hawaii County rejects contractor Shane Vincent for Leeward Planning Commission.

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Accessed on 24 January 2022, 1250 UTC.


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Editor’s note: This is the first story in a two-part series about the challenges people with special needs have getting help in Hawaii County.

City can also represent Honolulu officers in teen’s shooting

HONOLULU — Honolulu attorneys may represent both the city and three police officers in a civil lawsuit by the family of a 16-year-old boy shot and killed by police, a judge ruled Friday in response to a motion by the teen’s relatives arguing the officers need to have their own lawyers to avoid conflicts of interest.

Maunakea plan approved

The University of Hawaii Board of Regents on Thursday approved a new Maunakea Master Plan despite opposition from some community members.

Trail acquisition dropped

Mayor Mitch Roth has decided to abandon efforts to acquire a trail to Papaikou Mill Beach, county officials said Tuesday.

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