Some restaurant owners claim they’re having trouble finding workers during the pandemic

Some employees have left the restaurant industry for good amid the perils of the pandemic, which exposed workers to the coronavirus and uncooperative patrons.
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Mom who gave birth on flight didn’t know she was pregnant

The baby boy, Raymond Mounga, arrived early at just 29 weeks while mom was traveling to Hawaii for vacation with her family.

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California man dies while paddle boarding off Maui

Man arrested for manslaughter following deadly car crash on Maui

Legislature slashes operating funds to UH by 10% over next 2 years

  Watch ‘This is Now’: Regal Cinemas is reopening Hawaii locations

Demolition of Aloha Stadium now slated for late 2022

The 50,000-seat, 46-year-old Aloha Stadium was previously expected to be demolished in 2023.
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Remote learning still widespread even after Biden hits goal

Almost 4 in 10 students continued to take all their classes remotely, and another 2 in 10 were split between classroom and remote learning.

Hawaii reports 128 new COVID cases; 1 additional fatality

Flash flood watch to take effect statewide as heavy rains expected to drench the islands

Program will offer Hawaii households monthly subsidies to help cover internet costs

  Online registration begins soon for city’s free Summer Fun program

  Civil Beat-HNN poll: Support for rail is low, but most don’t want to see it stop at Middle Street

  For the first time, students to host 101st annual Kamehameha Schools Song Contest

University of Hawaii graduate assistants sue to unionize

Forecast: Heavy showers, thunderstorms possible through Saturday

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Father hikes 10 miles for help after son has mini-stroke in wilderness

The 26-year-old credits his father’s quick actions and preparedness along with rescuers for his life.

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Rainbow Warriors set to meet BYU in 2021 NCAA men’s volleyball National Championship

The stage is set — The University of Hawaii men’s volleyball team will now face BYU in the 2021 National Championship on Saturday in Columbus, Ohio.

Two Rainbow Wahine beach volleyball pairs earn AVCA Top Flight Awards

The American Volleyball Coaches Association announced on Tuesday their 2021 AVCA Top Flight Awards with the No. 4 and 5 flight going to a pair of BeachBow Pairs.

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MPD seeks public’s assistance in identifying the cause of multiple brush fires on Lanai

  In a rare encounter, divers spot humpback whales in waters off west Oahu

  HART spent nearly $300K for laptops — most of which aren’t being used

Woman wanted by federal authorities for allegedly trafficking meth in Honolulu

  A west Maui farmer worries wild dogs are killing his animals; asks community for help

The feral dogs have killed about 20 goats in the last five months in the same area, humane society officials said.
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19-year-old who aged out of system adopted by caseworker

As a teen, she spent years in state care and group homes, where she met her caseworker. Over five years, the two formed a special bond.

  Ex-MPD officer pleads guilty to soliciting sex in exchange for providing false testimony

  Hawaii artists explore opportunities for collecting royalties in digital music landscape

  Task force created to research missing and murdered Native Hawaiian women and girls

  Civil Beat-HNN poll: Among voters, Ige (and not Green) is getting the blame for COVID missteps