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Thursday, March 31, 2022
March 31, 2022 News Read
By Andrew Walden @ 6:20 PM :: 1757 Views
  1. Oahu water mandate could bring 20-fold rate hike
  2. Molina urges federal government to temporarily waive Jones Act
  3. Omicron Subvariant Now Responsible For 40% Of New Hawaii Infections
  4. Duck Walk not Perp Walk: State dismisses complaints against DoH Maui Health Officer over controversial COVID-19 treatments
  5. ‘Give us access’: Hunters want to help with Maui County deer overpopulation
  6. Legislators Solution to High Gas Prices?  Give More Free Money to Tesla Drivers
  7. Just Another Tax: HB2399 “Producer responsibility bill’
  8. Rolling Blackouts Coming; Another Solar Project Fails
  9. ‘Atlantis Resort’ developer exiting Hawaii
  10. Waianae High School teacher arrested for allegedly soliciting sex from a minor
  11. Deputy Sheriffs still years away from using bodycams
  12. Judge Awards $1.375 million In An Inmate Suicide At Halawa Correctional Facility
  13. Two More People Move to Hawaii, Immediately Become Homeless
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Wednesday, March 30, 2022
March 30, 2022 News Read
By Andrew Walden @ 4:18 PM :: 1769 Views
  1. Federal Investigators on Oahu --  Will FTA Cut off Honolulu Rail?
  2. Is It Time To Cut Hawaii’s Gas Taxes?
  3. BWS chief engineer worries Red Hill fuel contamination could be spreading
  4. Bill To Limit Public Access To Government Records Is Dying In The Senate
  5. Ige’s New Attorney General Faces Senate Questions Over Employee Complaints
  6. Dozens protest bill proposing ban on commercial activity at some Oahu beaches
  7. Smith & Wesson Sues Hawaii Over The High Cost Of Public Records
  8. Trumpster Election Fraud Show Comes to Hawaii
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Tuesday, March 29, 2022
March 29, 2022 News Read
By Andrew Walden @ 7:29 PM :: 1661 Views
  1. Former OHA Aide Pleads Guilty to $1.2 Million Fraud and Money Laundering
  2. UH Prof Named KSBE Trustee
  3. DoD to Spend $1B on Red Hill
  4. College enrollment down sharply
  5. Detainee Pleads Guilty to Injuring Officers in Assault at Detention Center
  6. Erasing history to Install Identity Politics: Lawmakers want Kauai’s Russian Fort Elizabeth to have a new name
  7. Katherine Kealoha’s brother pleads guilty to gun crime ahead of drug trial
  8. Why the public is paying the legal bills of convicted former police chief Louis Kealoha
  9. Miske co-defendant, already free on bond, seeks release from GPS monitoring
  10. Deputy sheriff charged with assault on another deputy
  11. Former Maui DWS employee says he was fired for pointing out contamination concerns
  12. Law Changed After 1,000 Criminals Walk Free
  13. $600 million DHHL bill advances
  14. Mina Morita Pushing Hu Honua Scheme
  15. Honolulu’s Ban On Plastic And Polystyrene Containers Is On Hold For 6 Months
  16. Locals Are Hawai‘i’s No. 1 Homebuyers, But …
  17. Homeless keiki on the rise at Oahu's largest shelter
  18. Apartments for Hard-Core Homeless Still Sit Empty
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Monday, March 28, 2022
March 28, 2022 News Read
By Andrew Walden @ 6:21 PM :: 2042 Views
  1. 33,234 in Hawaii Behind on Mortgage
  2. Hawaii 4th Highest Gas Tax in USA
  3. ‘Empty homes’ tax will not achieve goal
  4. Discouraging short-term rentals won’t ease housing shortage
  5. Senate Judiciary Hearing Pistol Permitting & Registration Bill
  6. Don’t Use Red Hill as Excuse to Shut Down Affordable Housing Construction
  7. College enrollment down sharply
  8. HGEA, HSTA Endorse Green, Luke
  9. Erasing History to Install Lies: Resolution urges name change for Captain Cook
  10. Next Up: Katherine Kealoha’s Brother on Trial
  11. Rep Branco Grabs for UH Health School Site to Build View Homes for Hawaiian Political Insiders
  12. Val Okimoto vs Ron Menor for CD8
  13. Coming to Hawaii: Guests and crew members test positive for COVID-19 aboard Princess Cruise ship
  14. City plans to increase ‘positions’ with short-term vacation rentals as the excuse du jour
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Sunday, March 27, 2022
March 27, 2022 News Read
By Andrew Walden @ 6:39 PM :: 2862 Views
  1. Hawaii Inflation Will be the Highest in Decades, and Everything Will be Affected
  2. When lawmakers confuse campaign funds with slush funds
  3. Without Reform, CWS Doesn’t Deserve More ‘Positions’
  4. Trial delayed again: Ex-cop in missing drug case fires attorney as jury selection got underway
  5. Don’t undermine University of Hawaii, astronomy
  6. Senate Panel recommends 5 nominees to Hawaii Land Board
  7. Hawaiian Home Lands financial-assistance proposal stirs debate
  8. Bill 41 would impact Oahu’s economy
  9. Big Island Politico Admits Spreading Lies About Apportionment for 20 Years
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Saturday, March 26, 2022
March 26, 2022 News Read
By Andrew Walden @ 4:59 PM :: 4207 Views
  1. Two Amemiyas Under Investigation? Now its falsified campaign donations
  2. COVID Plan: Test Sewage, not Tourists
  3. Lawmakers look to exert more control over Hawaii Tourism Authority
  4. In wake of 6-year-old’s horrific death, lawmakers seek to dramatically expand CWS
  5. Brother of woman murdered outside Kapolei police station hopes her death sparks change
  6. More than 1,000 theft reports on Oahu this month
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Friday, March 25, 2022
Letters to the Editor March, 2022
By Letters to the Editor @ 8:21 PM :: 3110 Views
  • Mauna should not be clouded by so-called Activist groups  
  • Do You Trust Corrupt DPP to Seize Property by Assessing Fines?
  • Save Astronomy, Stop HB2024
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Friday, March 25, 2022
March 25, 2022 News Read
By Andrew Walden @ 6:22 PM :: 2503 Views
  1. Oahu Loses 12,337 Residents in One Year
  2. Judge Rejects Amemiya Effort To Dismiss Conspiracy Charge
  3. Judge Rejects Plea Deal For Former Kauai Councilman Who Led Meth Ring
  4. As Covid-19 Emergency Ends, Hawaii Lawmakers Consider Limits On Executive Power
  5. Sue Big Oil?  Consumers will pay
  6. Hawaii County Mayor Urges Fast Tracking PGV While Delaying the Process
  7. Hawaii Schools Waste Massive Amounts of Electricity Because Electric Bill is not in their Budget
  8. Rep Sylvia Luke Blocking Prison Construction in Effort to Ensure Quick Release for Criminals
  9. New ACLU Scam to Keep the Homeless Homeless--Mandatory Contested Case Hearing for Sweeps, Bums Awarded Ownership of Stolen Vehicles
  10. Transsexual Meth Convict Plays Victim 15 Years After Arrest
  11. Hawaii Could Lose Hundreds of Healthcare Workers because of State Failure to Request Licensing Waiver
  12. Effort To Transfer State Agricultural Land Survives Latest Hurdle
  13. Repairs to start on leaky State Capitol reflecting pools (again)
  14. Hawaii parking app Parklinq offers new three-tiered parking rate system depending on level of political correctness
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Thursday, March 24, 2022
March 24, 2022 News Read
By Andrew Walden @ 5:08 PM :: 1938 Views
  1. Donna Leong Pleads Not Guilty To Lying To Federal Agents  
  2. Hawaii lower public education literacy levels could last years
  3. Amended bill Keeps Mauna Kea under UH Control
  4. Case urges Jones Act waiver, calls out Matson, Pasha
  5. Bill 41: City Council considers ban on short-term vacation rentals in residential areas
  6. Legislative Bill calls for audit of State's Agricultural Parks
  7. City prosecutor clears 2 HPD officers in fatal shooting of machete-wielding man
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Wednesday, March 23, 2022
March 23, 2022 News Read
By Andrew Walden @ 7:05 PM :: 2590 Views
  1. Billionaire-backed developer under investigation for illegal political donations
  2. Mauna Kea Management Bill Would Mean ‘An End To Astronomy’--Decision Delayed After Opposition Testimony
  3. Conference Committee will decide minimum wage bill in Secret
  4. State funding for Hawaii Tourism Authority up for secret debate in Conference Committee
  5. REIT Tax is Dead (again)
  6. Burning Wood For Power? It’s A Question Utilities Commission Nominee Will Face
  7. HGEA Keeping The Hawaii State Hospital Closed
  8. During COVID, School Meals Became a Total Scam, Here’s How
  9. What to do with $27M of airport equipment after Safe Travels?
  10. Crimes committed by teens are on the rise
  11. Government red tape purposefully 'zaps' Hawaii's electronic gun sales
  12. ACLU Latest Gambit--Contested Case for Homeless Sweep
  13. Committee wants Ethics Board to look into Napili home’s approval process
  14. Revisionist History: Russian Fort is no Longer Russian
  15. A popular Hawaii destination may be the state's 'No. 1 drowning capital'
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Tuesday, March 22, 2022
March 22, 2022 News Read
By Andrew Walden @ 8:08 PM :: 2124 Views
  1. The Navy Water Crisis Could Halt New Construction On Oahu
  2. New rail route is just ‘first phase,’ Honolulu Mayor Rick Blangiardi says
  3. SB3334: HCDA to Control Aloha Stadium project
  4. SB555: So-Called ‘Ban’ on Fundraisers during Session has Gigantic Loophole
  5. Legislature advances bill giving counties more power to take private property
  6. Hawaii Legislature Debates Creating a Department of Environmental Protection
  7. HART Offered CEO a Bonus so She Could make a Show of rejecting it
  8. Bound for heavy debate, bill seeks to strip UH as sole manager of Mauna Kea  
  9. Mike Molina: Time for Jones Act to be suspended
  10. 1,000 Criminals Walk Free-- Legislature Passes Bill To Clear Up ‘Chaotic Situation’ In State Courts
  11. Business Owners Face Special Challenges Posed By The Homeless Crisis
  12. To slow ‘monster home’ construction, city revokes permit for Pacific Heights property
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Monday, March 21, 2022
March 21, 2022 News Release
By Andrew Walden @ 4:41 PM :: 1719 Views
  1. Homicide Surge Caused by COVID Criminal Releases
  2. Honolulu Human Trafficking Task Force: 40 Investigations But No Convictions And Few Arrests
  3. Kaua‘i council, boards, commissions return to in-person meetings March 28
  4. Kaua‘i Federal employee pleads not guilty to federal charges
  5. UH Admits Ocean Acidification, Coral Die-off a Bunch of Hype
  6. Hawaii case moves further than any other climate suit
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Sunday, March 20, 2022
March 20, 2022 News Read
By Andrew Walden @ 6:23 PM :: 2539 Views
  1. The last time Congress created a new state
  2. Earned Income Tax Credit: Great, but Where Is It?
  3. OHA Completes only 28% of Audit Recommendations
  4. Hawaii's leading newspaper supports Jones Act waiver
  5. Five myths that pervade the minimum-wage debate
  6. HB1837 HD1 a good vehicle for identifying Hawaii housing barriers
  7. Ethics: State Employees Can't Self-License, but they can Self-Deal
  8. Hawaii Family Forum Legislative Week in Review
  9. Federal Investigation to Target HART?
  10. Shorter Honolulu rail route could avert Kakaako dispute
  11. Overtime Slush Fund: 5,000 Ghost Positions and Legislators Want to Add More
  12. Alleged Tantalus Shooter is Son of Two HPD Officers
  13. Bills Mandating Count of Every Person for Apportionment die in House
  14. Hawaii unemployment fund needs more money after federal bailouts end
  15. Grants-In-Aid Set for Monday
  16. When You're Cracking Down On Corruption, Don't Forget Lobbyists
  17. Accused crime boss Mike Miske's trial date could be pushed back
  18. State To Pay $40,000 After UPW Members Facilitate USO Gang Attack At Oahu Jail
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Saturday, March 19, 2022
March 19, 2022 News Read
By Andrew Walden @ 6:08 PM :: 2665 Views
  1. New Federal Charges Filed--Ratting out Caldwell Leong’s Only Hope?
  2. HB2414 Amended to Eliminate GE Tax on Diapers, Food And Medicine
  3. HGEA’s Pet Speaker: Saiki Triple-Refers $94M HSTA Pay Hike
  4. DPP Corruption Dooms Affordable Housing, Green Energy
  5. Three Steps to Improve Ethics in Hawaii Government
  6. Maui County Charter Amendments Could Create Even More New County Bureaucracies
  7. Hu Honua News: Big Island Mayor Asks Governor to Declare Energy Emergency
  8. Raising a new Generation of Potheads: Legislators Push More Candy Marijuana Edibles--Less Flavored Vape for Hawaii Children
  9. Man killed in Waianae shooting was released from prison six months ago by order of HPA
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Friday, March 18, 2022
March 18, 2022 News Read
By Andrew Walden @ 7:36 PM :: 4138 Views
  1. “Defend Hawaii” owner pleads guilty in Miske racketeering case
  2. Zippy’s Again: Windward Oahu legislator Jarrett Keohokalole misused state money
  3. Canceling Captain Cook? Resolution seeks to rename South Kona town
  4. $25 billion Hawaii state budget passes House, moves to Senate
  5. HB2278: ‘Carbon Cashback’ Bill Just Another Tax
  6. Murder on steps of Kapolei Police Station Because Lunatic was not Put Back Inside Lunatic Asylum
  7. Homicides Put Oahu on Edge
  8. 46-Time Loser Got Another Chance, Guess What happened Next
  9. Committee passes bill aimed at letting lots and lots of criminals back out onto the streets--but don’t worry, they’ll be female, sort of
  10. Employees Say Waikiki Health Retaliated Over Transgender Bathroom Access
  11. Mandatory Sex Change bill Set to be Rewritten in Conference Committee
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Thursday, March 17, 2022
March 17, 2022 News Read
By Andrew Walden @ 6:05 PM :: 1425 Views
  1. Shell Bill: $300M funding proposed for Hawaii low-income rental housing
  2. Millions in proposed funding sparks new interest in Hawaiian Home Lands
  3. HPD: Officers involved in near-fatal Makaha crash may face felony charges
  4. State To Pay $250,000 To Cover Lawyers’ Fees for Lawsuit Designed to Force-Release Lots and Lots of Criminals
  5. Homelessness is Expensive: DLNR says it needs over $13M to demolish abandoned Hilo hotel torched by squatters
  6. Plan to stop rail construction at South Street puts several Kakaako properties in limbo
  7. Glasgow City Council bid to save Falls of Clyde ship receives major boost
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Wednesday, March 16, 2022
March 16, 2022 News Read
By Andrew Walden @ 8:07 PM :: 2013 Views
  1. Drugs In Hawaii’s UPW-Controlled Prisons: ‘We Are Swimming In Spice’, and staff are sometimes involved in the drug trade
  2. HPD’s interim chief withdraws from list of candidates for permanent job
  3. The New Political Reality: Illegal Virtual meetings in virtual backrooms
  4. Navy orders ‘supplemental investigation’ of Red Hill
  5. Public Utilities Commission Investigates Sandwich Isles Communications
  6. Kauai Council News: ANOTHER Brun co-conspirator pleads guilty
  7. Waianae Meth Gang Moved 120 lbs
  8. Puana's terroristic threatening case delayed after prosecutor's office conflicts out
  9. City Council measure urges city to restore public access to first responder radio
  10. Conservation: City Parks Among Biggest Water users
  11. Wood Pellets Coming: Oahu Solar Projects Wrestle With Delays
  12. Woman jailed for stealing from Molokai nonprofit
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Tuesday, March 15, 2022
March 15, 2022 News Read
By Andrew Walden @ 4:54 PM :: 2228 Views
  1. Last Chance to Save Caldwell: Lawyers Argue Not a Crime to Transfer $250K to Kealoha
  2. Star-Adv: Put a Jones Act waiver to the test
  3. Hawaii Supreme Court to hear reapportionment dispute today
  4. Maunakea bill still alive in Senate
  5. Lawmakers weigh measures to tax rental car companies
  6. State of the County: Boost the city’s ope­rating budget by 14%
  7. Tourism returns nearly full force to Hawaii
  8. Costs threaten Hawaii restaurants
  9. Kauai Electric Bills Set to Rise Less than Others
  10. In body cam video, witnesses to crash involving officers urge police to ‘investigate’ what happened  
  11. Bills would extend Ohana Zones program
  12. More Homeless Mayhem: Squatters Torch Makiki Hts Home
  13. State Judiciary: Kill a dude in Chinatown, get back out on the streets in a year
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Monday, March 14, 2022
March 14, 2022 News Read
By Andrew Walden @ 6:21 PM :: 2354 Views
  1. ‘Open Secret’ Malu Motta’s best friend took over Hawaii County Hiring for Four Years--Bypassed Civil Service Rules to Hire ‘POI’
  2. Hawaiian Home Lands survey shows half of respondents would trade their waitlist spot for $100K
  3. Big Island Bioenergy Plant Searches For More Trees — And Regulatory Approval
  4. Delay expected for national park air tour plans in Hawaii
  5. Next Boondoggle: Public workshops scheduled for Ala Wai flood risk abatement
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Sunday, March 13, 2022
March 13, 2022 News Read
By Andrew Walden @ 6:32 PM :: 2126 Views
  1. A Billion here, $600M there -- More spending by legislators
  2. Tourist Fees Still Alive, Tax Rebate Dead
  3. Accountability for Department of Hawaiian Home Lands’ funds?
  4. After Arrests, Ethics Bills on the Move in Legislature
  5. Housing Bills on the Move in Legislature
  6. Onishi pushes back on retirement fund bill
  7. War In Ukraine Helps Drive Up The Cost Of Living In The Pacific
  8. Kauai Council News: Only Felicia Cowden was Craven Enough to Accept Putin Junket
  9. Kauai Council News: Brun co-conspirator pleads guilty
  10. No Bidders For Incredibly Cheap Russian Oil
  11. U.S. tsunami warning system needs major overhaul, report says
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Saturday, March 12, 2022
March 12, 2022 News Read
By Andrew Walden @ 3:24 PM :: 1563 Views
  1. Stars Align for Hawaii Jones Act Waiver?
  2. Let’s Not Die on Red Hill
  3. Maui: New Police Chief Pushes out old guard
  4. Ige Appoints Utilities Insider to Chair PUC
  5. 15% pay raises granted for Maui County directors and deputies
  6. 400 acres of major Lahaina project Villages of Leialiʻi offered to DHHL
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Friday, March 11, 2022
March 11, 2022 News Read
By Andrew Walden @ 11:18 AM :: 2652 Views
  1. Legislators Have Extra $450M to waste -- But War In Ukraine Dampens Economic Future
  2. Raising the ‘tip credit’ for servers
  3. This New Hawaii Commission Is Aimed At Open Government. So Why Has It Been Meeting In Secret?
  4. HGEA Endorses Josh Green for Governor
  5. Testimony raises questions about what chief knew about murder outside HPD station
  6. Before Murder, Miske had Fraser Beaten
  7. Kahikina Poised To Get $25K Bonus For First Year As Rail Director
  8. UH Engineering Professors Want Rail Guy Gone
  9. Key player in Kauai councilman's drug trafficking ring reaches plea agreement
  10. Former Kauai federal employee racked up $17K unauthorized charges
  11. 15 Firearms, Ammunition Stolen from DLNR Armory
  12. Hawaii House Proposes 48 New ‘Positions’ To Beef Up Child Welfare Services
  13. 300 Volunteers Take to Street to Count Oahu Homeless
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Thursday, March 10, 2022
March 10, 2022 News Read
By Andrew Walden @ 8:58 AM :: 1959 Views
  1. Ignoring the Science for Ideologies
  2. 'Tokyo Model' Can Create More Housing for Hawaii
  3. Ige appoints Luella Costales to House District 39 Seat
  4. Hawaii Moves to Weekly COVID Reporting
  5. Schatz: Earmarks Are Back
  6. Senate Approves More Millions for Red Hill
  7. ​UH Mānoa receives full 10-year accreditation
  8. Blangiardi to meet with FTA to discuss Honolulu Rail Project
  9. Lawmaker Calls For Investigations Of State Ag Park Program
  10. Cowden Ethics Violation for Work with Russia Agent
  11. Offshore Wind Energy Bill Sails Through Hawaii Senate with Key Element Blanked Out
  12. Copying California: Kauai Council passes bill to outlaw single-family subdivisions
  13. Copying California: Bill Diverts 75% of Property Tax to useless overpriced, failed homeless programs
  14. Copying Vancouver: Honolulu's ‘Empty Homes’ Tax Proposal Is Mostly An Empty Promise
  15. Hawaiian Electric Reports Net Income Increase For 2021--Gives Pretend Money to Deadbeats
  16. Navy Says It Shouldn't Have To Share More Red Hill Documents
  17. Board of Water Supply puts out urgent call for voluntary water conservation on Oahu
  18. Sources: Police dropped 2 murder suspects off at Waikiki hotel but didn’t monitor them
  19. Witness: Woman beaten to death on police station steps asked for help before attack
  20. Surviving 107 degree fever and coma, Maui police recruit recounts close brush with death
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Wednesday, March 9, 2022
March 9, 2022 News Read
By Andrew Walden @ 11:00 AM :: 2673 Views
  1. Is Hawaii's Legislature Corrupt?
  2. Two more Miske co-defendants expected to flip
  3. Electric bills may bring jolt: Could see charge increase 20%
  4. Isles need Jones Act waiver for oil imports
  5. Half-Way Point: House Approves Stadium Boondoggle, Minimum Wage, Capital Gains Tax, DHHL, Mauna Kea Bills
  6. Rail park-and-ride facility’s cost soar to half billion
  7. Homeless from out-of-state increases in isles
  8. Hawaii Proud Boys founder likely headed to trial for his role in U.S. Capitol attack on Jan. 6
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Tuesday, March 8, 2022
March 8, 2022 News Read
By Andrew Walden @ 4:55 PM :: 2000 Views
  1. Bill pays $100,000 to Take Name Off DHHL wait list
  2. Honolulu Mayor’s Budget Proposal Includes No Tax Rate Or Fee Hikes
  3. Capital Gains Tax Increase And A New Carbon Tax May Not Make The Cut
  4. No More ‘Released Pending Investigation’? -- But Only for Assaults on Police
  5. Will traveler information in Safe Travels be deleted?
  6. Hawaii Senator Takes Aim at Tenure
  7. Reapportionment Commission preps to defend against lawsuit
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Monday, March 7, 2022
March 7, 2022 News Read
By Andrew Walden @ 2:01 PM :: 1811 Views
  1. $100 rebates to Hawaii taxpayers dead at Legislature
  2. Dirtier Than Coal: Hawaii lawmakers stir debate over controversial wood-fueled energy project
  3. Lobbyists should disclose specific bills they are working for or against
  4. Why It Costs So Much To Own A Car In Hawaii
  5. Homeless Psycho Slasher outwits HGEA Members, Escapes from State Lunatic Asylum
  6. Father of missing 18-month-old Kytana Ancog appears in court
  7. Plans Stalled For Kauai’s Vacant Residential Drug Facility
  8. Food Safety Audits Could Hamper Hawaii’s Efforts Toward More Food Production
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Sunday, March 6, 2022
March 6, 2022 News Read
By Andrew Walden @ 4:49 PM :: 4718 Views
  1. Hint to Caldwell: Cornered, Roy Amemiya Brought Jeremy Harris Down
  2. Saiki: My Corruption Committee is Just Window Dressing
  3. If Honolulu Authority for Rapid Transportation won’t accept needed oversight, freeze its funding
  4. City Council Woman Heidi Tsuneyoshi Complains About Free Speech
  5. Hawaii Co Council meetings to remain closed to public this month
  6. Hawaii lawmakers in favor of ending mask mandate
  7. Hawaii Lawmakers Should Identify The People Asking For Legislation
  8. Bill could remove duty to retreat from Hawaii law
  9. A history of dubious deals
  10. More Homeless Mayhem: Elementary School Burglarized
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Saturday, March 5, 2022
March 5, 2022 News Read
By Andrew Walden @ 4:18 PM :: 3094 Views
  1. It Took Two Arrests to Do It, but Finally State Capitol Will Reopen to Public
  2. Tourists Evacuated: Drugged-out Homeless Zombies Torch Hotel After DLNR Cuts Security
  3. Supreme Court Finds State Violated Water Leasing Law in East Maui
  4. Bill 9: ‘Empty homes’ tax won’t fulfill intention
  5. Inflation: 49% of Hawaii Households Have Difficulty with Monthly Bills
  6. Caldwell’s planning commissioner beat rap on Illegal Fireworks--owns Palolo site of 3 gambling raids
  7. Lt. Governor calling for Governor to end Hawaii's indoor mask mandate
  8. House and Senate move closer on minimum wage timeline
  9. Protect astronomy in isles: Stop HB2024
  10. SB2535 could nix plans for an offshore wind farm developer
  11. Maui County Council races may prove a crowded field
  12. 6 city ambulances out of service awaiting repairs, putting stress on emergency fleet
  13. More Homeless Mayhem: Suspect arrested in NYC anti-Asian crime spree had been in trouble in Honolulu
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Friday, March 4, 2022
March 4, 2022 News Read
By Andrew Walden @ 3:20 PM :: 2074 Views
  1. Hawaii Supreme Court ruling results in dismissal of 730 criminal cases
  2. After being closed due to the pandemic, state Capitol to reopen to the public
  3. Hawaii Senate Bills Would Earmark Nearly $1 Billion For Housing Projects
  4. Construction Defects on DHHL Projects
  5. Hawaii GOP chair believes local Republicans must challenge entrenched Democrats
  6. Hawaii medical marijuana dispensaries soon can sell gummies, brownies
  7. Tourists Evacuate After Drugged-out Homeless Zombies Torch Hotel
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Thursday, March 3, 2022
March 3, 2022 News Read
By Andrew Walden @ 5:25 PM :: 2865 Views
  1. How to Avoid indictment? Kirk Caldwell joins gubernatorial race
  2. Judge In Conspiracy Case OKs Deposition Of Terminally Ill Ex-Budget Director
  3. Old Boys: ‘Government Corruption is Just a Conspiracy Theory’
  4. Will Mauna Kea Bill Die in Senate?
  5. SHOPO Explains how Staffing Hype will Help Officers Rack up More Overtime
  6. Hawaii Lawmakers Advance Measures To Fund The Police Standards Board
  7. Mayor Rick Blangiardi considering contract allowing media access to first-responder radio
  8. Mokapu Elem Parents Petition Against Outdoor Mask Rule
  9. HSTA Member could get 20 years for child molestation
  10. Dirtier than Coal: HECO Mandates Conversion to Wood Pellets
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Wednesday, March 2, 2022
March 2, 2022 News Read
By Andrew Walden @ 5:12 PM :: 2106 Views
  1. Government Corruption: If you see something, say something
  2. WSJ: Jonesing to Give Up Russian Oil
  3. ‘Serious Misgivings’ -- Bill to create new Maunakea governing body passes three House committees
  4. Retaliation: CWS is Just Another Tool
  5. Alleged Groper May Walk Free -- Hundreds of misdemeanor cases are dismissed due to Hawaii Supreme Court ruling
  6. ‘Waste of taxpayer money’: Socialist lawmaker opposes protecting coastal properties
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Tuesday, March 1, 2022
March 1, 2022 News Read
By Andrew Walden @ 5:35 PM :: 2048 Views
  1. English Using ‘Long Haul COVID’ Gambit to Reduce Federal Sentence
  2. Statewide Candidates Can Pull Papers Now
  3. Father of murder suspect calls for investigation into how his son was allowed to walk free
  4. Oahu police staffed at dangerously low level, says SHOPO
  5. EPA probe of Red Hill facility begins this week to look into Navy’s operation of fuel tanks
  6. DLNR: Our Plan is to Keep Letting Houses Fall into the Ocean
  7. ‘We’re dying by a thousand cuts’: Bill would remove redundant regulations for state’s hemp farmers
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