Hawaii minimum wage bill advances on unanimous vote.
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|Minimum wage bill advances on unanimous vote
A bill that would almost double Hawai‘i’s minimum wage — incrementally increasing it to $18 per hour by Jan. 1, 2026 — has broken quickly out of the gate at the start of this year’s legislative session. Tribune-Herald. Big Island Video News. Hawaii News Now.
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|Police misconduct up in 2021
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His office announced all close contacts have been notified and the mayor is in isolation at home. Star-Advertiser. Civil Beat. Maui Now. Hawaii News Now. KHON2. KITV4.
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|Wilcox Elementary School temporarily transitions to remote learning
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