Hirono, Lingle sitting on sizable bank accounts.
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‘The Micronesians’ Is Best Of West
Senate Kills Crosswalk, Trespass Bills
The Hawaii Senate intends to recommit — that is, kill — bills clarifying crosswalk procedures and amending the criminal trespass law to apply to state properties.
Voting Day At Hawaii Legislature
A slate of bills awaits final action in both chambers, including a contentious water rights bill that could be heard Tuesday or Thursday in this last week of session.
We pay more for our food than in any other state; but a report finds the high cost doesn’t stop us from wasting much of it.