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Saturday, April 11, 2009
April 11, 2009 News Read
By Andrew Walden @ 4:27 AM :: 5117 Views :: Hawaii County News, Agriculture, Maui County News, Congressional Delegation, Honolulu County News, Democratic Party, Hawaii State Government, Republican Party

Mauna Kea plan is approved (years to go until activists can be bought off)

GMO bill sidelined by Mike Gabbard (legislature chooses to allow Counties to attack the fastest growing sector of Hawaii Agriculture...for now)

Lingle-Aiona Dividend: Child welfare system gains have cut foster-care numbers

Proposed budget includes funds for emergency center  ($19.2M to backup computers???)

Price of Obama: Bishop Museum cutting hours, laying off and furloughing staff

Maui police officer describes beating outside his home

Soft on Crime: Makiki man is charged in second shooting

Honolulu takes steps to clean up Chinatown crime problem

End of a Column: Church people worthy of regular coverage

Election fund plan in peril

Police block sign waving by Honolulu City Council candidates

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Friday, April 10, 2009
April 10, 2009 News Read
By Andrew Walden @ 4:35 AM :: 5503 Views :: Hawaii County News, Agriculture, Kauai County News, DHHL, Maui County News, Congressional Delegation, Democratic Party, Hawaii State Government, Republican Party

Advertiser: Hawaii civil unions bill, hike in sales tax unlikely to pass (Tort Reform also dead)

SB: Sales tax proposal a way for legislators to pass the buck  (No GE increase, but .....)

Business leaders oppose raising excise tax, check card, bankruptcy jobs rules

(Trial lawyer) Legislators Kill Bills Requested By Law Enforcement (Leg refuses to overturn Supreme Court's 1998 Con-Con vote counting trick)

Hawaii unemployment fund in good shape despite high demand

Advertiser: Ceded-lands pact can help defuse conflict

Midweek's Bob Jones blasts HRA

Maui: Nonprofits ask to keep pieces of pie

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Thursday, April 09, 2009
April 9, 2009 News Read
By Andrew Walden @ 8:36 AM :: 4988 Views :: Hawaii County News, Agriculture, Maui County News, Congressional Delegation, Hawaii State Government, Republican Party, National News

Lingle vows veto on taxes

Senators aim to cut pay from top

Bertram, GOP spar over child abuse ad

SB: Maui legislator has entrapped himself in online sex issue

Mauna Kea plan draws mixed reactions: OHA backs CMP

HB 444 - Civil Unions Bill- Dead for The 2009 Legislative Session

Settlement proposed in battle over Hawaii ceded lands

HMSA seeks major rate hike

SB: Sonar's effect on dolphins minimal

Water rate hikes on Molokai 

Laupahoehoe considers Charter School status 

Parents urge panel to save small school

Hawaii County Council delays action on GMO bill

Kona: Target expects flood of applicants

Maui: Off-duty detective was struck 19 times with baseball bats

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Wednesday, April 08, 2009
April 8, 2009 News Read
By Andrew Walden @ 7:17 AM :: 6725 Views :: Hawaii County News, Agriculture, Kauai County News, DHHL, Maui County News, Honolulu County News, Democratic Party, Hawaii State Government, Republican Party, National News, Development

Layoffs and Taxes -- Senate budget proposal raids hotel tax, foresees counties imposing sales levy

Chances weaken for passage of altered civil union measure

LA Times: Hawaii, suffering tourism drop appeals to Obama

Be careful in listing tax delinquents' names online

Pork Dreams: More than $100M in earmarks for Hawaii sought in U.S. House

Broken Trustee still not going to jail: Lanikai man (Jervis) gets probation for car chase of Hawaii teen vandals  (soft on crime)

Land fund raid step closer to reality

Hidden tax increase on outsiders?--New value allocation approach applied to Kaua‘i condominiums

Parents rally to preserve Wailupe Valley school

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Tuesday, April 07, 2009
April 7, 2009 News Read
By Andrew Walden @ 7:04 AM :: 4425 Views :: Hawaii County News, Agriculture, Kauai County News, Honolulu County News, Democratic Party, Hawaii State Government, Republican Party

Hawaii civil-union bill revision is proposed

Lingle: Stick with me to keep TAT (option 1)

Transient accommodation tax payment bill sent to Senate (TAT increase offered as option 2)

Legislators Consider Internet Sales Tax Collection

KITV Report Shows 9 Transit Jobs Make More Than $100,000/Year

Police Union will not sway Correa's evaluation, panel leader says

Residents on Kauai work for free to fix road to Hawaii state park

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Friday, April 03, 2009
April 3, 2009 News Read
By Andrew Walden @ 8:05 AM :: 6937 Views :: Hawaii County News, Agriculture, Maui County News, Congressional Delegation, Honolulu County News, Hawaii State Government, Republican Party, National News, Development, World News

U.S. on alert to protect Isles

AP: More on Rep Joe Bertram (D-Maui) defending molester

Damage done to Hawaii by Obama: $97.6 million--and counting

SB: Legislator offers proposal to raise taxes on the rich

UH cuts may jeopardize jobs (case for tax increase)

School board opposes governor's budget plan

Bottom? Oahu home prices continue to slide, down 4.5% in March

HMSA, Medicare squeeze suppliers

Civil union supporters hopeful despite failure

Woman, 35, shot after allegedly threatening police in Pawaa

Audit finds state IT department lacking

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Wednesday, April 01, 2009
April 1, 2009 News Read
By Andrew Walden @ 9:36 AM :: 7303 Views :: Hawaii County News, Agriculture, Maui County News, Congressional Delegation, Honolulu County News, Hawaii State Government, Republican Party, National News, World News, Hawaii History

OHA's Ceded lands grab shifts to Legislature

SB: HGEA demands Tax Increase: Legislators reject Lingle's bid to cut salaries of state workers

Advertiser: Higher taxes, massive layoffs would be the alternative (HGEA busted lying again)

Taking sides on superstore ban

Police get to weigh in on chief

County departments could be cut

Hawaii Medals of Honor remember 23 troops killed in Iraq and Afghanistan

Report: Chinese kill weapon can destroy aircraft carrier

North Korean missile-launch news

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Tuesday, March 31, 2009
March 31, 2009 News Read
By Andrew Walden @ 9:39 AM :: 6356 Views :: Agriculture, DHHL, Maui County News, Congressional Delegation, Honolulu County News, Democratic Party, Hawaii State Government, Republican Party, National News, World News

Expert: North Korea has several nuclear warheads

Union power play: 4 mayors oppose state pay cuts

SB: No quick fix from Asia in tourism promotion

Hawaii State Hospital faces budget shortfall

SB: Cigarette tax hike comes at right time during recession

(Old-boy managed) Hawaiian Telcom's bonuses opposed by U.S. trustee

Deadbeats rejoice: Bill would block credit checks by employers

Soft on Crime:  Felony charges dismissed for 6 of 7 arrested in Iolani Palace takeover

Chinatown Murder Suspect in Police Custody

Rivals fight to fill Aloha void

Transit Brings In High-Paid Positions

Rail stations may be short on parking

Lehman Brothers bankruptcy plagues Kau development

Car agencies cut fleets with tourists on decline

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Saturday, March 28, 2009
March 28, 2009 News Read
By Andrew Walden @ 6:32 AM :: 8400 Views :: Agriculture, DHHL, Maui County News, Congressional Delegation, Honolulu County News, Democratic Party, Hawaii State Government, Republican Party

Hawaii Card Check Bill Advancing

Lingle: ‘No possibility' of public schools shutting down early  (Liar Hamamoto busted second day in a row)

Superferry workers, supporters hold rally in Kahului

Alakai heading for Alabama

Hawaii joblessness at 30-year high: 6.5%

OHA, Enviros vs Water for Maui residents

Hawaii mayors oppose proposal to divert all hotel tax to state

Experts Gather to Save (take control of) the Ocean

Molokai Dispatch: On health and safety, GM foods’ record speaks for itself

Shuttle astronauts stimulate students

Case's email to disclose his plans

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Friday, March 27, 2009
March 27, 2009 News Read
By Andrew Walden @ 7:26 AM :: 8185 Views :: Hawaii County News, Agriculture, Kauai County News, Maui County News, Honolulu County News, Hawaii State Government, Republican Party, National News, Development

Hamamoto: Panic Monger Busted by Kawamura

SB Editorial repeats Hamamoto's lies 

Contractors lining up to bid for Honolulu rail's $550M first phase

Maui wind power plant looks to grow

Gay marriage effort shifts back to New England

Military denies involvement with fish kills

Hotel tax coveted by state

Lawmakers aim to rein in biocontrols

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Thursday, March 26, 2009
March 26, 2009 News Read
By Andrew Walden @ 10:16 AM :: 6090 Views :: Hawaii County News, Agriculture, Maui County News, Congressional Delegation, Honolulu County News, Democratic Party, Hawaii State Government, Republican Party

Civil-unions bill stuck, likely dead

Gambling: Akaka Bill amended (again)

Hawaii budget move could end school year 24 days early

Hawaii DOE's Special Education Report Raises Questions

Hawaii students prepare to face off in fierce robot competition

Governor plans to cut state workers' pay to ease Hawaii deficit

SB: Economic recovery requires affordable health care system (Hawaii HHSC & HMSA is Obama's model)

Young Bros. refutes challenges Superferry claims

New law opens up possibilities near rail transit stations

Water supply uses its resources to pay the bills

In face of cuts, nonprofits lobbying to protect grants

Pork Dreams: Hawaii receiving $15M in stimulus money for energy, conservation

Hawaii County Council considers delaying raid on 2 percent fund

Honolulu Council candidates profiled

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Wednesday, March 25, 2009
March 25, 2009 News Read
By Andrew Walden @ 12:11 PM :: 5569 Views :: Hawaii County News, Agriculture, Kauai County News, Maui County News, Honolulu County News, Hawaii State Government, Republican Party

Isle GOP proposes election changes

Governor plans to use school funds to close Hawaii deficit gap

Hawaii state Senate panel OKs urgent funds for health services  (note use of the word 'urgent')

State House Budget Taps $379m For Big Isle Projects

Taniguchi leaning against reviving Hawaii civil-unions bill

Rookie MPD officer fired after federal charges surface

SB: Curbing Oahu recycling program isn't an option

Pahoa charter school struggles to obtain permit

Hawaii County Council prepares to review and cut budget

Large condo project clears development hurdle

Shorthanded Kauai Planning Commission defers action

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Tuesday, March 24, 2009
March 24, 2009 News Read
By Andrew Walden @ 9:02 AM :: 8524 Views :: Hawaii County News, Agriculture, Kauai County News, Maui County News, Congressional Delegation, Honolulu County News, Democratic Party, Hawaii State Government, Republican Party

Kauai: Hundreds rally against civil unions

Civil union standoff

Save the Hawaii Superferry Petition

Rail ridership in U.S. a 'good sign' for Hawaii?

Karen's Law Hearing Set for Today in the Hawaii Senate

Hawaii governor hails Iolani School champs

Hawaii has best health coverage record

State releases $2.5 million to design biosafety lab at UH medical school

More Korean, Chinese visitors expected in Hawaii

Maui mayor warns 'hard road ahead of us'

Oahu Council Candidates debate B&Bs on Hawaii Public Radio

Hawaii County: Yagong submits more budget ideas

State failed to protect rare bird, groups say

Ben, A Must Read, Typos and All

Former Gov. Benjamin Cayetano Gives His Take on Ceded Lands, the Akaka Bill, Obama’s Job Performance and the 2010 Governor's Race

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Saturday, March 21, 2009
March 21, 2009 News Read
By Andrew Walden @ 6:05 AM :: 6844 Views :: Hawaii County News, Agriculture, Maui County News, Congressional Delegation, Honolulu County News, Democratic Party, Hawaii State Government, Republican Party

Kenoi associate Motta: Guilty on all counts in Pali shooting (Waihee named in article)

Motta defense plans appeal on technicalities

Legislature Considers 17 Tax Increases: "Honolulu Tea Party" Set for April 15

State Diverts On Superferry Environmental Study

More than 1,200 Hawaii jobs lost in February mass layoffs

GM Taro ban: Maui Council pushes back in the name of home rule

Rat Lungworm: Big Isle parasite victims emerge from their comas

Bill would enable couple married 63 years to live in same care home

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Thursday, March 19, 2009
March 19, 2009 News Read
By Andrew Walden @ 6:49 AM :: 6489 Views :: Agriculture, Kauai County News, Maui County News, Honolulu County News, Hawaii State Government, Republican Party

Governor, Legislators to ask court to reconsider ruling on Hawaii Superferry

Hawaii Superferry opponents "feeling glee"

Hawaii’s diversity applauded at statehood celebration

Payment stalemate leaves medical benefits in lurch (tax increase?)

Domestic slayings on rise despite Isle efforts

Maui: Probation for sex assault of teen

Hawaii County Council Puts Off 2 Percent Fund Raid, For Now

Police break up cockfight

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Wednesday, March 18, 2009
March 18, 2009 News Read
By Andrew Walden @ 7:57 AM :: 6854 Views :: Hawaii County News, Agriculture, Kauai County News, Maui County News, Honolulu County News, Hawaii State Government, Republican Party, National News

Hawaii Superferry to start laying off workers as of tomorrow: Leaving for Guam?

Ending Superferry service would be a blow to Hawaii

Hawaiian recognition bill slipping into obscurity

Trustee Pay Revisited

KSBE announces Hawaii Executive Conference canceled

State educators favor longer school day for students

Pork Dreams: Bill in Legislature pushes to put Hawaii medical records online

ML&P loses more than $70 million in 4th quarter

Big Island Stimulus list released

Hawaii County Public Works PIO criticized

Hawaii County Budget: "Spend $2M now"

Ilind: Army reports describe gang-related incidents at Schofield

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Sunday, March 15, 2009
March 15, 2009 News Read
By Andrew Walden @ 8:00 AM :: 9018 Views :: Hawaii County News, Agriculture, Kauai County News, DHHL, Maui County News, Congressional Delegation, Honolulu County News, Democratic Party, Hawaii State Government, Republican Party, National News, World News

March 13, 1959: Rev. Abraham Akaka's sermon on Hawaii statehood

The day the Aloha State Was Born

Kauai Council considers backing Hawaii secession

Hundreds of Oahu Republicans pack County Convention

Buck stops with Hawaii taxpayers

Hawaii gets average rating for care of mentally ill adults

SHPDA Approves West Maui Hospital

Requests for loans raise eyebrows amid talks on restructuring the HHSC

House Budget strips DBEDT

Kauai: Mayor proposes $154M budget (2.5% cut)

Pending bills, rules would help 'green' energy

Ethically challenged, but back in the game

Pork Dreams: Communities invited to help plan rail hubs

Hawaii graveyard desecrated by off-road racers, vandals, dogs

EPA cleans up toxins at illegal Hawaii dump

Big Island cutting some car privileges for county workers

Papaikou subdivision application withdrawn

Abercrombie's governor bid starts political guessing game

Guard drives 'friendship' mission to Saudi Arabia

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Saturday, March 14, 2009
March 14, 2009 News Read
By Andrew Walden @ 4:37 AM :: 6715 Views :: Hawaii County News, Agriculture, Maui County News, Congressional Delegation, Hawaii State Government, Republican Party, National News, Development

Aiona to protest 'SNL' Hawaii skit

Mayor: Motta's comments 'absurd'

Mark Recktenwald Confirmed to Hawaii Supreme Court

Budget: Pay cuts vs Tax Hikes

Ceremony honors Mauians killed in Iraq, Afghanistan

Two GMO bills survive crossover

Global Cooling hits Hawaii Hard

Widespread Flu in Hawaii

Hilo police find 111 pot plants, repeat offender 

Maui Judge: Removal of councilman not up to court

Maui: Mayor’s budget avoids tax hikes

Hawaii County: We can raid 2 percent fund

Kenoi budget comes under fire

SB Editorial reflects HSTA push back on Obama Ed reform 

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Thursday, March 12, 2009
March 12, 2009 News Read
By Andrew Walden @ 7:17 AM :: 6438 Views :: Agriculture, Honolulu County News, Hawaii State Government, Republican Party, National News, Development

State Senate votes to abolish secret ballot for workers

Wall Street Journal warns of broader consequences on ceded lands case

Star-Bulletin covers Pali shootings case again 

9-11 Troothers demand taxpayers fund Bob Jacobson's council re-run

Proposed Hawaii budget would cut 374 state jobs to ease deficit

Hawaii jobless rate hits a 25-year high and may get worse

Mourners pay their respects to a slain teacher

Maui: Ethics complaint dismissed

Cock Fighting Gaff Ban Proposal Gets Reluctant Support in Hawaii Senate

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Wednesday, March 11, 2009
March 11, 2009 News Read
By Andrew Walden @ 7:32 AM :: 10045 Views :: Hawaii County News, Agriculture, Maui County News, Congressional Delegation, Hawaii State Government, Republican Party, National News, Development, World News, Hawaii History

Crossover: GE, oil, hotel tax increases to save rail, two medical reform bills pass

Advertiser: Malu Motta says he's entrepreneur, not mobster (Kenoi finally gets a mention)

Porkfest: U.S. Senate passes spending bill with $372 million for Hawaii projects

Abercrombie campaigns on Big Island

Tavares: No layoffs for county employees

Maui: "Reinstated" sovereignty activists finally get tickets after months of illegal camping

House voting on dogfight bill

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Monday, March 09, 2009
March 9, 2009 News Read
By Andrew Walden @ 5:21 AM :: 7416 Views :: Hawaii County News, Agriculture, Honolulu County News, Democratic Party, Hawaii State Government, Republican Party, National News, Development

State of Pork: Hawaii delegation proud of earmarks

SB Cheers: More Americans say they have no religion

Kamehameha Schools urges that Honolulu rail be at ground level

SB:  Lawmakers would rob Oahu to fill treasury (Rail tax raid)

SB: Reveal Plaintiffs' names

Aiona supports giant telescope, within limits

Hawaii Tribune Herald finally covers Motta Trial

Abercrombie flies to Maui, speaks to 50

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Saturday, March 07, 2009
March 7, 2009 News Read
By Andrew Walden @ 7:46 AM :: 7964 Views :: Hawaii County News, Agriculture, Kauai County News, DHHL, Honolulu County News, Democratic Party, Hawaii State Government, Republican Party, National News, Development

Motta: "I got the judge in my pocket"

Abercrombie vs Hannemann 1986--future past

Aiona welcomes new candidates in race for Governor

Democrats, media, labor plan gay civil unions rallies on all islands

Aiona questioned on E Hawaii medical residency program

State of Pork: Earmark reform could challenge Hawaii institutions

Hawaiian Air CEO says demand 'stable'

Kaua‘i women celebrate Patsy Mink (spot the arrogance)

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Friday, March 06, 2009
March 6, 2009 News Read
By Andrew Walden @ 7:06 AM :: 8376 Views :: Hawaii County News, Agriculture, Congressional Delegation, Honolulu County News, Hawaii State Government, Republican Party

Abercrombie to enter Governor's race

Crisis?  What Crisis: Hotel Occupancy back up to 75%

Hooser pushes for floor vote: Hawaii civil unions bill stalled amid procedural concerns

FBI probed judge in Pali trial (Mayor-to-be-Governor, why not a judge, too?)

Revised projections expected to shuffle budget (Dems fight for tax increase)

UH student arrested at campus demonstration (entire semester listening to Marxists, but not a minute listening to preachers)

Train Robbery: Senate panel approves raiding transit fund

Pork Cutlet: Stimulus will bring $43.8M to Hawaii for transit work

Hawaii County Housing dept. moving forward (unless sued)

Secret plaintiffs appeal Kamehameha lawsuit

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Thursday, March 05, 2009
March 5, 2009
By Andrew Walden @ 7:11 AM :: 7190 Views :: Hawaii County News, Agriculture, Kauai County News, Maui County News, Congressional Delegation, Honolulu County News, Hawaii State Government, Republican Party, World News

Brainwashing First Graders-Kalaheo School continues to teach 'sustainable' practices (not including inventory management) 

34 Prior convictions: Shooter gets 6 to 30 years

Court rejects felon as Laborers Union leader

GM taro researchers could face prosecution if Hawaii bill passes

Final review panel gives West Maui hospital a go

Teacher's alleged killer has long police record

Maui to honor its fallen sons

Eye on Target: Opening crowds rush in (recession, what recession?) 

Day late and dollar short?  Hawaii Co Council approves projects to comply with stimulus terms 

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Wednesday, March 04, 2009
March 4, 2009
By Andrew Walden @ 11:17 AM :: 5454 Views :: Hawaii County News, Agriculture, Honolulu County News, Democratic Party, Hawaii State Government, Republican Party

No witchcraft allowed: Complaints filed against pastor running Hawai`i homeless shelter

Election reform backers (9-11 troothers) cry foul

Hawai`i Legislature advances compromise bill to establish commission to consider limits on malpractice lawsuits

Accused Killer (tied to HI Co Mayor) Testifies In Pali Golf Course Killings

Gov Lingle to outline plan to close budget shortfall

Beloved teacher honored

Pork fight: Lawmakers target Mufi's rail money as tax revenues plummet

B2 stealth secrets: Judge denies accused Maui spy's motions to suppress evidence

Some state lawmakers try to stop Honolulu's landfill extension plan

Kaua`i electric seeks rate rise

Mamalahoa bypass trial use begins

Rumble on the Radio: Limbaugh vs Obama debate?

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Saturday, February 28, 2009
February 28, 2009
By Andrew Walden @ 6:55 AM :: 5048 Views :: Agriculture, DHHL, Maui County News, Honolulu County News, Hawaii State Government, Republican Party

Kamehameha Schools trustees take 10% pay cut, reject raise

Pass privatization bill or "our hospitals will close"

HMSA's Actions Called 'Egregious' In Denying Procedure

Big Island public campaign finance may be delayed by Leg.

Kauai Council still not implementing control of building permits

Legislators urged not to tap tobacco funds

Woman injured when whale strikes vessel

What recession? Hundreds flock to Costco opening in Kapolei (run on $2000 Chanel bags)

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Thursday, February 26, 2009
February 26, 2009
By Andrew Walden @ 1:32 AM :: 6159 Views :: Hawaii County News, Agriculture, Kauai County News, DHHL, Honolulu County News, Democratic Party, Hawaii State Government, Republican Party, National News

Trial of Billy Kenoi associate Malu Motta: threats against witnesses

Ceded Lands: Not even Ginsburg buys OHA's arguments

Final Kaua‘i Springs permit approved:  Judge defeats OHA and Kauai Planning Commish

After the Porkulus, comes even more pork: 8,570 earmarks at a cost of $7.7 billion

Visitor arrivals fell 12.5% in January

Marshall's post to be filled by mail-in, walk-in ballot

HR: Pflueger suddenly healthy again...and interesting tidbits from the Civil Unions testimony

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Monday, February 23, 2009
February 23, 2009
By Andrew Walden @ 10:11 AM :: 5146 Views :: Hawaii County News, Agriculture, Hawaii State Government, Republican Party, National News, Development

2,000 rally to oppose civil unions

OHA shows fear as US Constitution comes to bear

After doubling deficit: Obama pledges to cut deficit in half by raising your taxes

2% of budget for open space:  Kenoi's plan draws opposition

Geologists test volcano as source for power

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Sunday, February 22, 2009
February 22, 2009
By Andrew Walden @ 8:32 PM :: 4769 Views :: Hawaii County News, Agriculture, Democratic Party, Hawaii State Government, Republican Party, National News

Ceded Lands Case to Go before Supreme Court

Council member Barbara Marshall dies at 64

Hawaii Senate may pry civil unions bill from panel for vote

Honolulu hopes $1B will cover overruns in rail-transit costs

UH Could gain Mauna Kea oversight

Riviera redux? Ka'u site targeted for development again

Strangled by HGEA: Kona Hospital short $5M as Leg. considers options

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Thursday, February 19, 2009
February 19, 2009
By Andrew Walden @ 8:55 PM :: 5064 Views :: Hawaii County News, Agriculture, Maui County News, Congressional Delegation, Honolulu County News, Republican Party, Development

Group opposes Legislative raid on cancer funds

Pork Dreams busted: Hawaii County 'Ineligible' for stimulus

Lingle and Hannemann Set to Meet with Obama

Civil Unions = Veto Bait?

SB: Go easy on murderers, reject 'Karen's law'

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Wednesday, February 18, 2009
February 18, 2009
By Andrew Walden @ 9:26 AM :: 4321 Views :: Agriculture, Hawaii State Government, Republican Party, National News, Development

Cayetano points out Hirono is do-nothing

Inouye: More porkulus is planned

Legislature refusing to bow to OHA on 'ceded land' sales

Some plastics may be banned by Legislature

Treehuggers to cut trees: County may yet see plastic bag ban

Go! airline posts profit for 1st time, Mokulele to avoid seizure of planes

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Tuesday, February 17, 2009
February 17, 2009
By Andrew Walden @ 7:56 PM :: 4163 Views :: Agriculture, Maui County News, Republican Party, Development

1994 election: More from Ben Cayetano's tell-all

Cayetano mulls over possible Democrat contenders for governor's race

AD-HD: Valley Isle Motors sued over alleged hiring discrimination

Legislature may kill Big Island public funded candidate scheme

Hirono 'saddened' Republicans wouldn't stimulate socialism

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Saturday, January 17, 2009
January 17, 2009
By Andrew Walden @ 8:28 PM :: 3005 Views :: Agriculture, Hawaii State Government
PBN: Hawaii jobless surge may end payroll tax break The state expects it will use up half of the money in the unemployment insurance fund this year, ...
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Tuesday, January 13, 2009
January 13, 2009
By Andrew Walden @ 8:44 PM :: 3518 Views :: Hawaii County News, Agriculture, Hawaii State Government, Republican Party
Plan B: OHA to seek legislative moratorium ending 161-year-old policy of selling and transferring government (aka ceded) lands RELATED: OHA statement...
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Thursday, January 08, 2009
January 8, 2009
By Andrew Walden @ 9:20 PM :: 5655 Views :: Agriculture, Maui County News, Hawaii State Government, Republican Party, National News, Development
Akaka Bill pricetag: $689.7 million annually Passage of the Akaka Bill could cost the state of Hawaii as much as $689.7 million annually in lost rev...
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Wednesday, January 07, 2009
January 7, 2009
By Andrew Walden @ 9:26 PM :: 6167 Views :: Hawaii County News, Agriculture, Kauai County News, Democratic Party, Hawaii State Government, Republican Party, National News
Florida Muslim Protester: Jews to 'Go Back to the Oven' VIDEO: Muslims swarm Ft Lauderdale RELATED: UK Telegraph "Attacks on Jews across Europe...
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Sunday, January 04, 2009
January 4, 2008
By Andrew Walden @ 9:39 PM :: 4986 Views :: Agriculture, Kauai County News, Honolulu County News, Hawaii State Government, Republican Party, National News
Rich claim 95% of tax credits for investing in Hawaii tech industry (Closer, but still no names of the politicians and their donors who benefit from ...
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Thursday, January 01, 2009
January 1, 2009
By Andrew Walden @ 9:48 PM :: 4818 Views :: Hawaii County News, Agriculture, DHHL, Hawaii State Government, Republican Party, Development
Hawaii County: Government by retaliation--Procurement issue appears headed to court According to a contract between the county and HMP, the county is...
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Wednesday, December 31, 2008
December 31, 2008
By Andrew Walden @ 9:55 PM :: 6874 Views :: Hawaii County News, Agriculture, Maui County News, Honolulu County News, Democratic Party, Hawaii State Government, Development, World News
Worst climate predictions of 2008 We’re now well into the earth’s third straight harsher winter—but in late 2007 it was still hard ...
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Wednesday, December 24, 2008
December 24, 2008
By Andrew Walden @ 6:17 PM :: 6220 Views :: Hawaii County News, Agriculture, DHHL, Maui County News, Hawaii State Government, Republican Party, National News, Development, World News
Obama questioned by Federal prosecutors Federal prosecutors investigating alleged corruption by Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich interviewed President-...
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Friday, December 19, 2008
December 19, 2008
By Andrew Walden @ 7:07 PM :: 5444 Views :: Hawaii County News, Agriculture, Maui County News, Congressional Delegation, Honolulu County News, Hawaii State Government, Republican Party, Development
A partner for MMMC is ‘urgent’ ...the hospital's facilities could be sold or leased to a partner with expertise in health care finances ...
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Monday, December 15, 2008
December 15, 2008
By Andrew Walden @ 7:30 PM :: 4321 Views :: Hawaii County News, Agriculture, Hawaii State Government, Republican Party, Development
Even with native son, Hawaii still last in voter turnout Hawaii and West Virginia tied for the lowest turnout rate, at 50.6 percent. Arkansas, Utah a...
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Saturday, December 13, 2008
December 13, 2008
By Andrew Walden @ 7:34 PM :: 4960 Views :: Hawaii County News, Agriculture, Hawaii State Government, Republican Party
Hawai`i Communist Party Leader AQ McElrath dies Hawaii Governor Jack Burns, 1975: “Every guy in the ILWU was at one time or another a member of...
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Tuesday, October 21, 2008
October 21, 2008
By Andrew Walden @ 8:12 PM :: 4831 Views :: Agriculture, Hawaii State Government, Republican Party, National News, Development, World News
Review: "The Forgotten Man" by Amity Shlaes by Lil Tuttle   What happens if government intervenes in a nation’s economic ...
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Hawaii Aviation Preservation Society

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Hawaii Coalition Against Legalized Gambling

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Hawaii Public Charter School Network

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Hawaii Right to Life -- Big Island

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Hawaii Shield Law Coalition

Hawaii Shippers Council

Hawaii Smokers Alliance

Hawaii State Data Lab

Hawaii Together

Heritage Foundation

HI Coalition Against Legalized Gambling

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HiFiCo

Hiram Fong Papers

Homeschool Legal Defense Hawaii

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Honolulu Traffic

Horns of Jericho Blog

House Minority Blog

House Republican Caucus YouTube

HPACC

Hump Day Report

I Vote Hawaii

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Imua TMT

Inouye-Kwock, NYT 1992

Inside the Nature Conservancy

Inverse Condemnation

Investigative Project on Terrorism

Iowa Meets Maui

Jackson v Abercrombie

Jihad Watch

July 4 in Hawaii

Kahle v New Hope

Kakaako Cares

Kau TEA Party

Kauai Co GOP

Keep Hawaii's Heroes

KeyWiki

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

MentalIllnessPolicy.org

Middle East Forum--The Legal Project

Mililani Conservatives for Change

Military Home Educators' Network Oahu

Missile Defense Advocacy

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Muslim Brotherhood in America

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Natatorium.org

National Christian Foundation Hawaii

National Parents Org Hawaii

National Wind Watch

New Zeal

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No GMO Means No Aloha

Northwest Economic Policy Seminar

Not Dead Yet, Hawaii

Now What I Really Think

NRA-ILA Hawaii

Oahu Alternative Transport

ObamaCare Abortion Hawaii

Obookiah

OHA Lies

Opt Out Today

OurFutureHawaii.com

Pacific Aviation Museum

Patients Rights Council Hawaii

PEACE Hawaii

People vs Machine

Pritchett Cartoons 

Pro-GMO Hawaii

P.U.E.O.

RailRipoff.com

Rental by Owner Awareness Assn

Republican Party -- Hawaii State

Research Institute for Hawaii USA

Rick Hamada Show

RJ Rummel

Robotics Organizing Committee

Save Dillingham Airfield

School Choice in Hawaii

SenatorFong.com

SIFE Remington

SIFE W. Oahu 

Sink the Jones Act

Smart About Marijuana--Hawaii

St Marianne Cope

State Budget Solutions Hawaii

State Policy Network

Statehood for Guam

Tax Foundation of Hawaii

The Harriet Tubman Agenda

The Long War Journal

The Real Hanabusa

Time Out Honolulu

Trustee Akina KWO Columns

Truth About Trade & Technology - Hawaii

UCC Truths

Union Members Know Your Rights

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Valor in the Pacific

VAREP Honolulu

Waagey.org

West Maui Taxpayers Association

What Natalie Thinks

Whole Life Hawaii

Yes2TMT