The Conversation: Monday, December 18th, 2017
Deedy Case Headed for a Third Trial; Waikiki Natatorium; Improving School Bus Efficiency; Global Teacher Prize
Christopher Deedy Headed for a Third Trial
The case of a deadly shooting in a Waikiki McDonald’s by a federal agent has ended with a hung jury twice. It is now headed for a third trial.
Intro Music: Fever by The Black Keys
Outro Music: Pretty Boy (Peaking Lights Remix) by Young Galaxy
Future of the Waikiki War Memorial Natatorium
Honolulu Mayor Kirk Caldwell has declared his intention to resolve the longstanding stalemate over the Waikiki War Memorial Natatorium. Both sides are preparing for a political and legal battle.
Intro Music: Pacific Theme by Broken Social Science
Outro Music: You Think I Don't Know (But I Know) by Charles Bradley
North Shore Teacher Shortlisted for Global Teacher Prize
A teacher in the North Shore town of Waialua has made the worldwide list of finalists for a one million dollar teaching prize.
Outro Music: Fast Lane by Shrub
Civil Beat Reality Check
Outro Music: As If by Surf Rock Is Dead
High Tech Buses Saving Money, Time
The Hawaii Department of Education has spent four years testing and rolling out high tech solutions to meet the challenges of getting students to school.
Intro Music: Na Po'o Ka La by Makana
Outro Music: Magic Bus by The Who