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December 19, 2017

LETTER: Why Limit Airport Transportation Options?

"Hawai‘i took the long route to increasing consumer choice at its largest state airport, but it arrived there nevertheless, if only temporarily."
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December 12, 2017

LETTER: In Response to Stories About Sexual Harassment

This letter is in response to the articles covering the sexual harassment allegations made against men in the media and government throughout the United States.
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December 11, 2017

LETTER: Santa Cause Campaign Redirects Funds to Needy

The Santa Cause is a campaign that is hoping to redefine the image of Santa Claus into a more efficient tool to help the sick and needy.
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November 07, 2017

No Tsunami Threat From 6.6M New Guinea Quake

A 6.6 magnitude earthquake has occurred in Papaua, New Guinea, at 11:27 a.m HST on Tuesday, Nov. 7, 2017.
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September 06, 2017

LETTER: Hawai‘i Not Prepared for Disaster

"The Mayor, City Council and State of Hawaii wasting billions while not preparing for the next big coming ocean disaster."
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August 12, 2017

LETTER: National Park Service Will Pose Challenge to Completing Frontage Road

The Kona Community Development Plan has a frontage road going from Honokohau Harbor to Kona International Airport alongside Queen Kaahumanu Highway.
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August 07, 2017

LETTER: Too Many Accidents on Painted Church Road

Yet AGAIN... another accident on Painted Church Road in Captain Cook (8/5/17)!
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August 04, 2017

LETTER: HMSA and Primary Care Physicians

A good Primary Care Provider is an invaluable asset to your health. Yet somewhere along the way, that value has come into question.
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August 02, 2017

LETTER: Testimony Needed on Keaukaha Waste Water Issue

Testify at 2:30 p.m. today in Hilo Council Chambers, or via satellite from Kona, Pāhoa, Kamuela, etc.
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June 12, 2017

LETTER: Issues with Mayor Kim’s Administration

Mayor Harry Kim’s administration has been in office roughly six months. The way I’ve been treated over this period of time has been nothing short of abysmal, and made me very discouraged about interacting with his administration about transportation issues. It isn’t very appealing to get a phone call from the mayor directly, who proceeds... Read more »
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April 25, 2017

LETTER: Mars’ Footprints or Planetary Defense?

"... the sky really is falling!
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April 06, 2017

LETTER: Remove Offensive Sign From Post Office

"Today I saw a most disturbing and hateful message drawn in pen on the back side of the U.S. Postal Services poster inside the post office in Ocean View.
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April 03, 2017

LETTER: One Day, Honolulu Will Have Disaster Park Like Hilo

There is "absolutely zero future planning by Honolulu for a major tsunami, hurricane storm surge or sea level rise."
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March 29, 2017

LETTER: Ask Governor to Support Energy Bill

"The bill is important because climate change is a big concern for many people..."
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March 23, 2017

LETTER: County Radio System Has ‘Dead Spots’

"They spent $31 million on this radio upgrade and it doesn't even cover the entire Island."
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