Wayne Yoshioka

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Local Reaction to Death of Bin Laden

ShareThisDetails on the death of Osama bin Laden in Pakistan last night unfolded throughout the day in Hawaii. HPR’s Wayne Yoshioka reports on local reaction to the death of the most wanted terrorist in the world ….
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Suicide Prevention Workshop Focused on Gender Differences

ShareThisThe Hawaii Youth Services Network sponsored a Suicide Prevention Workshop today. One of the sessions focused on gender differences … a topic rarely covered in training. HPR’s Wayne Yoshioka reports …
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Taxing Pensions Bill Still Alive at Legislature

ShareThisTaxing pensions is a contentious issue at the legislature this session as lawmakers look at all potential sources of revenue to balance the budget. HPR’s Wayne Yoshioka has an update on the measure that is still alive in conference committee.… TAG: The joint House and Senate Conference Committee will meet again tomorrow on the measure to try to work out their differences.
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Lawmakers Discuss Medicaid Cuts

ShareThisHawaii lawmakers are racing to craft a State Budget that provides essential government services but closes a 1.3 billion dollar spending gap over the next two years. As HPR’s Wayne Yoshioka reports … everyone … including the most vulnerable in the community … is being asked to make sacrifices …
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New Buddhist Bishop Officially Takes Office

ShareThisHawaii’s new Buddhist Bishop will be officially instated during a ceremony tomorrow. HPR’s Wayne Yoshioka caught up with the Hawaii-born religious leader …
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