Biden says his advisers will lead with ‘science and truth’

Biden emphasized how scientific research leads to practical progress and better quality of life.

Couple married 33 years dies from COVID-19 just 1 day apart

The couple had many plans for 2021, including getting the COVID-19 vaccine. Their friends hope their deaths serve as a stark message about the importance of the vaccine.
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  Vaccines to stimulus checks: Here’s what’s in Biden plan

President-elect Joe Biden is proposing a $1.9 trillion plan to expand coronavirus vaccinations, help individuals and jump-start the economy.


Punahou grad, former KHNL reporter named CBS Chief White House Correspondent

Police: Motorcyclist failed to stop at a stop sign moments before deadly crash

Man arrested after hours-long standoff in Puna

Hawaii reports 165 new COVID-19 cases; 2 new fatalities

Grand jury indicts 2 Maui men in racially-motivated 2014 attack

The victim suffered broken ribs and a huge gash when he was hit with a shovel.
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  Biden outlines ‘Day One’ agenda of executive actions

In his first hours as president, Joe Biden plans to take executive action to roll back some of the most controversial decisions of his predecessor and to address the raging coronavirus pandemic, his incoming chief of staff said Saturday.

Forecast: Huge surf ahead of an approaching strong cold front

  Federal prisons on lockdown in run-up to Biden inauguration

  Governor approves new Maui County rules to stem coronavirus

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  Thousands seek appointments for COVID-19 vaccine as distribution ramps up

  Oahu public school principal under fire for holding student assembly for more than 80

State partners with more pharmacies to distribute COVID-19 vaccines

  Online scheduling glitch leads to hundreds being turned away from Maui vaccination site

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Biden says his advisers will lead with ‘science and truth’

Science organizations were also quick to praise Lander and the promotion of the science post.


Warriors hoops drops second straight loss to CSU Bakersfield

The Rainbow Warriors basketball team lost its second straight game to Cal State Bakersfield on Saturday at the Stan Sheriff Center.

Rainbow Warriors fall to CSU Bakersfield in Big West home opener, 60-55

The Rainbow Warriors basketball team were edged by Cal State Bakersfield on Friday night, in a narrow 60-55 defeat at the Stan Sheriff Center.

  Punahou’s Evan Kawai reflects on first Sony Open experience

The first two rounds of the 2021 Sony Open are in the books, the first PGA event for Punahou alumni Evan Kawai.


  Hawaii Strong: Amid pandemic, M by Chef Mavro delivers gourmet experience ... to go

Gunman taken into custody after hours-long standoff in Puna

Hawaii Island mayor remains hospitalized but is ‘on the mend’ following heart attack

  Biden’s virus plan: 100 million shots just the start

  Local celebrity known for resemblance to Maui from ‘Moana’ appeals to community for help

He is determined to regain his strength and walk with pride again ― just like Maui.
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  Trump trial pending, McConnell calls it ‘vote of conscience’

A single article of impeachment — for “incitement of insurrection” — was approved by the House on Wednesday, one week after a violent mob of Trump supporters invaded the Capitol.

  Watch ‘This is Now’: About 56,000 people in Hawaii have now gotten COVID vaccine

  Security ramped up at state Capitol as Biden’s inauguration nears

  In wake of condo outbreak, neighbors pitch in to ensure those in isolation don’t feel alone

  In new survey, Hawaii’s small business community expresses little optimism about 2021