'Tell Me A Story' with Jim Mendoza

Adapting (Episode 7)

A lot of us are being forced to adapt right now amid the COVID-19 pandemic - and it’s not easy.

The New Normal (Episode 6)

In the sixth episode of “Tell me a Story with Jim Mendoza,” Jim focuses on “the new normal” we are all facing amid the COVID-19 pandemic.

The Classroom (Episode 5)

In the fifth episode, Jim shares one teacher’s incredible and inspiring lesson plan that has received the attention of the Grammy awards.

Instinct (Episode 4)

In exploring instinct, Mendoza shares the story of a judo coach who teaches teenagers that a powerful tool to protect themselves is built into their bodies.

Transition (Episode 3)

To highlight the significant of transition in our lives, Mendoza tells the story of a special seamstress who honors grieving families by sewing burial clothes for infants.

Endurance (Episode 2)

In the second episode Jim tells one mother’s incredible story of endurance. She is running across America to raise awareness for an organization that honors fallen military service men and women.

  Tradition (Episode 1)

For nearly three decades Hawaii News Now reporter Jim Mendoza has been telling people’s stories.

Top Stories from Hawaii News Now:

Biden formally clinches Democratic presidential nomination
  More than 1,000 march in Waikiki to support Black Lives Matter movement
  3 employees at Oahu senior living facilities test positive for COVID-19
  Orders dried up so this catering business dug into its savings to help feed kupuna for free
  Burglars steal Catholic nuns’ van, leaving them without transportation
  Green: Uptick in new cases is a reminder to socially distance, but not a big concern
Director of Hawaii department handling unemployment claims goes on leave
Program will close main Waikiki thoroughfare to vehicles 4 Sundays this summer
COVID-19 risk decreased, state Supreme Court ends inmate early release program
Hawaii’s COVID-19 statewide total grows by 9, including 3 older cases