Nikki Motson

News stories by HPR's Nikki Motson

Students Earn Top Honors In International Science Competition

ShareThis

A recent competition shows Hawai`i’s students are globally competitive. Nine students from diverse backgrounds earned international recognition for some impressive science projects

audio file: 

You are missing some Flash content that should appear here! Perhaps your browser cannot display it, or maybe it did not initialize correctly.

State Historic Preservation Division Seeks Input

ShareThis

The State Historic Preservation Division wants to hear from residents as they craft a new historic preservation plan. The office is seeking input from residents on how to best define and set priorities for  historic preservation statewide. The state has been without an approved plan since 2001.

 

Information on Community Meetings and submitting comments online:

audio file: 

You are missing some Flash content that should appear here! Perhaps your browser cannot display it, or maybe it did not initialize correctly.

To Afghanistan and Back: Troops Reunite with Loved Ones in Hawai`i

ShareThis

Nearly 35-hundred troops attended a ceremony at Schofield Barracks officially welcoming them back to American soil. After a year-long deployment on some of Afghanistan’s most volatile turf, soldiers and family members share some of their biggest challenges over the past year and thoughts upon returning to Hawai`i.

audio file: 

You are missing some Flash content that should appear here! Perhaps your browser cannot display it, or maybe it did not initialize correctly.

The Future of Recycling

ShareThis

After 20 years of building up recycling drop off centers around O’ahu, the “Busy Isle” is losing more than half of its school based drop off locations. HPR’s takes a look at what this means for residents and the future of their trash. 

audio file: 

You are missing some Flash content that should appear here! Perhaps your browser cannot display it, or maybe it did not initialize correctly.

Honolulu Looking for New Transitional Housing

ShareThis

The city is looking for new housing for the homeless in existing buildings around urban Honolulu. The idea is to provide a “Housing First” alternative to some of the city’s chronically homeless. To make it work, they’ll need buildings they can buy, a non-profit to step up as the manager, and a welcoming neighborhood.

audio file: 

You are missing some Flash content that should appear here! Perhaps your browser cannot display it, or maybe it did not initialize correctly.

Syndicate content