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The Conversation: Lt. Governor on Stopping the Spread; New Restaurant Sales Index

Casey Harlow / HPR
  • Lt. Governor of the State of Hawai'i Josh Green on limiting the spread of COVID-19 among our keiki as schools prepare for the new academic year | Full Article
  • Doug Harris, of the Harris Agency and Food Gurus Hawaii, on a new restaurant sales index tracking trends across the state | Full Segment
  • Honolulu Civil Beat reporter Blaze Lovell shares the case against HPD officers in the fatal shooting of a teen will move forward | Full Article
  • Retired political science professor Neal Milner continues the discussion of police in our islands
  • Sarah Styan of the Kauai Community Science Center and Ellen McCallie of the National Science Foundation on how to get involved with citizen science projects
Catherine Cruz is the Host of The Conversation and a member of HPR’s news team. She has been a television reporter in Hawai‘i since 1983 and has won a number of awards and respect from a statewide audience. She spent more than thirty years at KITV, covering beats from government to education and health. Originally from Guam, Cruz is also a co-founder and former Board member and programming chair of Pacific Islanders in Communication (PIC). Catherine is a graduate of San Francisco State University with a degree in Broadcast Journalism.
Savannah Harriman-Pote rejoined The Conversation in 2021 after interning for Hawaiʻi Public Radio in the summers of 2018 and 2019. She completed her undergraduate degree in International Relations at Mount Holyoke College in Massachusetts, during which time she worked for WMHC and Mount Holyoke News. She has also worked with the audio documentary series Outer Voices and National Geographic.
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