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Lawmakers debate progressive taxes, green fuel

| | Mar 26 2017 - 4:49pm | Comments

HONOLULU — Hawaii lawmakers are exploring progressive taxes, green fuel and a potential Oahu ferry route in the upcoming week at the Legislature.

  1. Posted: Mar 23 2017 - 7:45pm

    LIHUE — A judge has ruled that Hawaii Dairy Farms must forego all permits and approvals for construction of a proposed 560-acre dairy in Kauai’s Mahaulepu Valley pending an environmental assessment.

  2. Posted: Mar 22 2017 - 9:28am

    HONOLULU (AP) — The Navy this summer plans to commission a new guided-missile destroyer named after a sailor who received the Medal of Honor for his service during the attack on Pearl Harbor.

  3. | Posted: Mar 20 2017 - 12:05am

    HONOLULU — Hawaii lawmakers are planning to tackle proposals aimed at protecting coral reefs, boosting recycling and taking care of the state’s growing elderly population.

  4. | Posted: Mar 20 2017 - 12:05am

    HONOLULU — A federal judge on Sunday rejected the U.S. government’s request to clarify his temporary order blocking President Donald Trump’s revised travel ban.

  5. | Posted: Mar 21 2017 - 12:05am

    HONOLULU — Growing up in Washington state, Douglas Chin says he was the stereotypical “smart Chinese kid that got straight As.” His parents taught him not to stick out too much and used to say “don’t poke the lion.”

  6. | Posted: Mar 18 2017 - 5:46pm

    NEW YORK — With Easter coming up it’s time to start plotting how to best your kid baskets from last year.

  7. | Posted: Mar 18 2017 - 5:46pm

    HONOLULU — The government is asking a federal judge to clarify his order blocking President Donald Trump’s revised travel ban, arguing it shouldn’t apply to a global freeze on refugees entering the United States.

  8. | Posted: Mar 18 2017 - 9:12am

    HONOLULU — Lawmakers in nearly half the states want to add a requirement for presidential candidates: Show us your tax returns.

  9. Posted: Mar 18 2017 - 9:09am

    HONOLULU (AP) — The city of Honolulu has been fined $100,000 for mistakes that triggered a number of sewage spills in August 2015.

  10. | Posted: Mar 17 2017 - 7:42am

    HONOLULU — The U.S. and its Asia-Pacific allies are rolling out their new stealth fighter jet, a cutting-edge plane that costs about $100 million each.

  11. Posted: Mar 17 2017 - 7:40am

    LIHUE (AP) — State officials say Kauai’s honeybee population is strong and healthy.

  12. | Posted: Mar 17 2017 - 7:34am

    HONOLULU — A 19-year-old college student pleaded no contest Thursday in a case involving seabirds killed at a Hawaii nature reserve.

  13. | Posted: Mar 16 2017 - 9:17pm

    HONOLULU — The U.S. Army soldiers finished wading across a stream in a rainforest in Hawaii, and they were soaked. Their boots and socks were water-logged and their clothes, hair and ears were caked with mud.

  14. | Posted: Mar 16 2017 - 7:59am

    The Hawaii Board of Agriculture on Tuesday expanded the coffee berry borer quarantine to Maui, effective May 1, 2017.

  15. Posted: Mar 16 2017 - 7:47am

    HONOLULU (AP) — A $2.7 billion modernization project at the Honolulu airport has been going on for years and shows no signs of wrapping up soon.