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News stories by HPR's Nikki Motson
Several days of sustained rainfall have caused flooding, sewage spills, school closings and damage to businesses. HPR takes a look at some of the places experiencing the greatest impact of recent flooding on Kaua`i and O`ahu and what’s being done to safeguard communities in the future.
A no-strings-attached grant program called the “Awesome Foundation” began on the mainland three years ago to fund great ideas locally. Today it’s spread to more than 30-places and the first Hawai`i chapter launched last week.
Many of us rely on our computers and phones to address all sorts of day to day needs and curiosities. A group of tech-savvy designers in Honolulu wants to hear from people to help design new applications to improve life around the city. It’s called Code for America.
We hear a lot about different clean energy projects in Hawai`i, but how far has the state come in reaching its goals? HPR takes a look at one company's progress and how far the state has come in reaching key milestones.