UH Campus

Safety infrastructure breakdowns cover UH campus

Last week KHON2's Always Investigating got some promises of change to help track and deter sex assaults on the UH Manoa campus. Since that report, KHON2 learned some of the things already in place to help are falling short. …
Ambulance

How fast can help get to you?

When a life-threatening emergency strikes every second counts. How quickly can first-responders reach you? …
Hospital

Behind the ballooning medical e-records cost

A system that's supposed to revolutionize health care in Hawaii is costing the state's taxpayer-supported hospitals more than double the originally projected cost.…
cell phone

Hidden data in old cellular phones poses risks

What do you do with your old cell phones? If you've ever given it away, sold or recycled it, you probably wiped it clean or thought you did. But an old phone can be a goldmine for thieves.…
UH West Oahu students

UH West Oahu students getting money back

University of Hawaii West Oahu students are getting some money back. Just days ago, KHON2 exposed just how much UH was collecting in student fees for nonexistent servi...…
Personal Information Dumped

Careless disposal puts personal info at risk

Imagine your personal information getting out, wherever the wind takes it. Quite literally, that happened to hundreds of people, until a good Samaritan stepped in to get it stopped with the help of KHON2.…
Hawaii Health Connector

Hawaii health exchange: No plan-buying for now

Oct. 1 was supposed to be the start-up of health-plan shopping as part of the Affordable Care Act, but problems plagued insurance exchanges nationwide, including Hawaii.…
John Freudenberg

‘Manoa Rapist’ to stay in prison for now, release options coming

He terrorized an Oahu neighborhood in the 1980s, raping 16 women. On Monday, the man known as the “Manoa Rapist” went before a parole board, asking for a second chance. KHON2 found out that while he won't be getting out soon, he is a step closer to being released for a test-run at freedom. …
Kapaa Middle School

Kauai school feels brunt of investigation backlog

KHON2 uncovered an extreme backlog at the Department of Education when dealing with complaints about staff. A Kauai school is one place where there are tensions mounting while the backlog drags on. …
John Freudenberg

Serial rapist just needs work furlough for parole

The man known as the "Manoa rapist" is up for parole and could be just one step away from being back in the community. John Freudenberg has been considered for release from his life sentences just about every year since 1996, denied each time. The only hurdle left before his hearing next month is for him to get on work furlough. …