Hawaiʻi’s Public Utilities Commission has stopped a wood-burning power plant planned for the Big Island. By a 2-to-1 vote, the PUC rejected a power purchase agreement between Honua Ola Bioenergy and the Hawaiian Electric Light Company.
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About 50 mental health behavioral specialists with Kaiser Permanente continued their three-day strike on Oʻahu and Maui on Friday.
The Department of Land and Natural Resources Commission on Water Resource Management is considering some modifications to the U.S. Navy’s three water-use permits associated with Red Hill.
The Hawaiʻi Board of Education has picked Keith Hayashi as the next superintendent for the state’s public school system. He has served as the interim head of public schools since last summer.
Paula Poundstone, the household name that has represented comedic excellence for the last three decades, is stopping in Hawaiʻi on her comedy tour. Speaking with The Conversation, the comedian said that if she were to do it all over again, she wouldn’t be called “Paula Poundstone” at all.
Hawaiʻi is getting in gear for FESTPAC 2024. The Conversation dropped in on a new photography exhibit at the East-West Center showcasing South Pacific arts and culture.
The recent disappearance of 23-year-old Chase Ingalls and the resulting rescue efforts serve as a stark reminder of how treacherous Hawaiʻi's outdoors can be. The upcoming 2022 Search and Rescue Conference hopes to build relationships and increase communication among Hawaiʻi’s search and rescue world.
There's been a lot of news and information about water contamination from a leak at the Navy Red Hill fuel storage facility on Oʻahu. These are the recent developments you need to know.
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