Melanie Yamaguchi

Recent Articles by Melanie

  The Decade of Mother Nature

  To prepare for a future with stronger hurricanes, Hawaii can learn from others — and itself

  Marine heat waves, like the one behind Hawaii’s sweltering summer, poised to be ‘new normal’

  From aloha shirts to slippahs, Hawaii is finally getting notice as a ‘fashion mecca’

  From coco puffs to the Rainbow Special: Meet the people serving up nostalgia with every order

  A ‘true season’ of Broadway at Blaisdell to raise curtain on new era for theater in Hawaii

  Heavy snow on Maui. Historic floods on Kauai. Hawaii weather is getting weird

  Aloha Stadium’s big year of music stars heralds a second wind for a familiar — but aging — gathering place

  Decades later, landmarks on popular Oahu hikes now unintentional symbols of Hawaii’s military past

  A warming planet could trigger more intense wildfire season in Hawaii

  As Hawaii’s film industry thrives, some fear tax credit cap could put it in jeopardy

Tina Neal: 'We need to be in this for the long haul'

  Amber Makuakane: 'I needed to be strong for them'

  As state prepares for hurricane season, past flood disasters offer glimpse of warmer future

  The water is rising. Is Hawaii’s largest public works project ready?

Olympian Chloe Kim's 'breakfast of champions'? Spam!

Why were there so many rounds of king tides this summer? Blame ‘the blob’

When bullets started flying in Vegas, veteran ran toward danger

  ‘Wicked, giant problem’: Is Hawaii ready for effects of climate change?

'Go For Broke' movie aims to tell stories through eyes of 442nd soldiers

Daniel Dae Kim on 'Hawaii Five-0' departure: 'The path to equality is rarely easy'

Hawaii Congress members say baseball attack serves as reminder of unity

Thousands gather to remember loved ones at lantern floating event

74 years later: How recalling Honouliuli's dark past is forging its future

Protesters to march through Honolulu for 'A Day Without a Woman'

  Lychee, a favorite in Hawaii, linked to mysterious illness in India

Dole Street will keep name, at least for now

As Hawaii's first president, Obama put spotlight on islands

Japan's Abe offers 'everlasting condolences' during historic visit

New species of fish in Hawaii waters named after Obama