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Fire Ants Are Invading Hawaii, so Helicopters Are Blasting Them With Birth Control

Fire Ants Are Invading Hawaii, so Helicopters Are Blasting Them With Birth Control

The ants are blinding pets and torturing farmworkers: “It was like a whole piece of my body was getting lit on fire.”
Bombs, bullets, and safety in Hawai'i: Cancel RIMPAC

Bombs, bullets, and safety in Hawai'i: Cancel RIMPAC

by Dr. Emalani Case On May 1, Hawai’i state officials announced their plan to market the islands to tourists as “the safest place on earth.” While Hawai’i has long been sold as a place to relax,
Hawaii Mulls Ways to Restart Tourism Including Testing and Quarantines

Hawaii Mulls Ways to Restart Tourism Including Testing and Quarantines

Mandatory 14-day quarantines are a nonstarter if Hawaii wants to get tourism dollars flowing in. Testing before boarding a flight seems like a much more reasonable option. -Dennis Schaal
A state-by-state breakdown of unemployment in the U.S., according to the latest figures

A state-by-state breakdown of unemployment in the U.S., according to the latest figures

Nevada now leads the entire nation with a 28.2% unemployment rate in April. Here’s what’s happening in every other state.
Hawaii’s Travel Sector Struggles to Cope With the Crisis

Hawaii’s Travel Sector Struggles to Cope With the Crisis

The coronavirus pandemic has taken out large sections of Hawaii's tourism-based economy, from musicians to dolphin snorkel tour operators. But a recovery may be underway by the next peak season. -Sean

Israel Kamakawiwoʻole’s Google Doodle Depicts the Hawaiian Spots He Loved Most

Israel Kamakawiwoʻole was known for his version of "Somewhere Over the Rainbow" and fought to protect the rights of Hawaiians and advocated for Hawaiian independence.
Hawaii hotels are issuing single use keys to prevent guests from venturing out of rooms

Hawaii hotels are issuing single use keys to prevent guests from venturing out of rooms

Hawaii is still having to deal with covidiots who want to take a vacation there and possibly spread the virus to locals. The governor issued a two-week quarantine rule for anyone arriving in the
New York man arrested in Hawaii after sharing photos of himself violating state quarantine orders

New York man arrested in Hawaii after sharing photos of himself violating state quarantine orders

Despite stay-at-home orders in place and non-essential travel being discouraged nationwide, some Americans are still continuing to enjoy vacations amid the novel coronavirus. In efforts to stop the

New York tourist arrested in Hawaii after caught violating mandatory quarantine by posting Instagram photos

A New York City man was arrested in Hawaii after he violated the state's strict quarantine rules for visitors. Authorities were tipped off to the man disobeying the shelter-in-place order after they
Hawaii Intends to Keep Its Travel Quarantine Through June

Hawaii Intends to Keep Its Travel Quarantine Through June

Hawaii and Guam are the two U.S. destinations that have mandatory quarantines in place, and it seems like at least Hawaii's will last through June. -Sean O'Neill
Man Perched on Top of Utility Pole Causes Power Outage in Hawaii

Man Perched on Top of Utility Pole Causes Power Outage in Hawaii

A man standing dangerously on top of a utility pole caused a power outage in Maui, Hawaii, on Tuesday morning.
Ex-Tesla product exec raises $10 million for his mission to upgrade the lowly fuse box

Ex-Tesla product exec raises $10 million for his mission to upgrade the lowly fuse box

Arch Rao closed the $10.1 million financing round for Span, his company pitching homeowners on an upgrade to the fuse box, in the middle of February. The company had already seen what was happening in
Lava Lake Is Now Water Lake Atop Kilauea Volcano

Lava Lake Is Now Water Lake Atop Kilauea Volcano

Satellite images have captured the result of a lake of lava collapsing on Hawaii’s Kilauea volcano, revealing an enormous new lake of water. Read more...
Lava Lake Is Now Water Lake Atop Kilauea Volcano

Lava Lake Is Now Water Lake Atop Kilauea Volcano

Satellite images have captured the result of a lake of lava collapsing on Hawaii’s Kilauea volcano, revealing an enormous new lake of water. Read more...

Hawaii Just Showed Visitors Its Future. It's Truly Eerie

What should you tell your customers to get them to come back?
Hawaii Reports No New COVID-19 Cases as Businesses Begin Reopening

Hawaii Reports No New COVID-19 Cases as Businesses Begin Reopening

For the first time in eight weeks, Hawaii has reported no new statewide cases of COVID-19, leaving the total case count since the beginning of the pandemic at 629.
Travel Reopenings Amid the Coronavirus Pandemic

Travel Reopenings Amid the Coronavirus Pandemic

As Australia announces plans to revive tourism, we look at 10 top travel destinations and their timetables for reopening. The challenge: balancing safety with the need to reboot.
Travel Reopenings Amid the Coronavirus Pandemic

Travel Reopenings Amid the Coronavirus Pandemic

As Australia announces plans to revive tourism, we look at 10 top travel destinations and their timetables for reopening. The challenge: balancing safety with the need to reboot.
Travel Reopenings Amid the Coronavirus Pandemic

Travel Reopenings Amid the Coronavirus Pandemic

As Australia announces plans to revive tourism, we look at 10 top travel destinations and their timetables for reopening. The challenge: balancing safety with the need to reboot.
Travel Reopenings Amid the Coronavirus Pandemic

Travel Reopenings Amid the Coronavirus Pandemic

As Australia announces plans to revive tourism, we look at 10 top travel destinations and their timetables for reopening. The challenge: balancing safety with the need to reboot.