The agreement involves extending the general excise tax and raising the visitor-based Transient Accommodations Tax through the year 2030.
Always Investigating crunched the numbers and found a big drop in public transportation users, which could spell trouble when it comes to co…
Christina Kishimoto says she wants Hawaii to be seen as the top public education system in the U.S., and has a three-pronged approach to mak…
Both the new superintendent and her assistant in charge of the bus operations tell us the end of the bus service crunch is near.
Firefighters have been told to bag up their jackets, pants, and hoods, take them out of service, and drop them off at the department’s main …
A West Maui lawmaker is calling on the governor to have the Board of Education either issue a supplemental contract or rescind the contract …
Maui’s mayor, and representatives of the state DOE and Roberts Hawaii met Friday afternoon to see if Roberts Hawaii could take over.
Officials suggested the already congested county bus, but the problem is for the 161 riders who need to get to Lahainaluna High School.
Always Investigating has learned there were red flags about hiring challenges as early as last year when the DOE was finalizing bids for Kau…
Plaintiffs say it could be disrupting Hawaiian burials in an area where hundreds of warriors were slain in a 1776 battle.
A decontamination chamber and warning signs are among the steps being taken by the building’s contractor.
The president of the Hawaii Fire Fighters Association says the police report “is more of an intimidation tactic.”
Eleven days after the fire dislodged the hazardous material, there’s still not yet an asbestos abatement plan in authorities’ hands.
Some rank-and-file firefighters are asking why a mobile command center didn’t respond when called.
The Office of Hawaiian Affairs says its research shows tougher and quicker action is possible.
Final testing of the facility was completed earlier this month, and the plant began providing electricity to the grid last weekend.
Since Honolulu’s prosecuting attorney told us his office was looking into police wrongdoing tied to traffic citations, defense attorneys hav…
“It was like a candy store, and there were very few checks and balances.”
The governor still insists it’s not feasible to have a special session unless everyone can come together.
Discussions are underway on possible legislation to start with a two-year pause.