A week that brought politicians and voters into sharper focus.
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Civil Beat StaffPatti Epler is the Editor and General Manager of Civil Beat. She's been a reporter and editor for more than 30 years, primarily in Hawaii, Alaska, Washington and Arizona. You can follow her on twitter at @PattiEpler, email her at email@example.com or call her at 808-377-0561.
News In Brief
The Big Island’s Lava Show
Watch a video of lava shooting up to 80 feet high from a lava lake at the summit of Kilauea volcano. It was shot May 26 by the U.S. Geological Survey Hawaiian Volcano Observatory.
State Surveys Beach Debris
Pro Bowl Moving To Orlando
The NFL’s all-star festivities will leave Honolulu for Florida in 2017, a big loss for Hawaii football fans.
Lawmakers concede that tougher police accountability measures haven’t been a priority despite numerous high-profile cases of serious misconduct.