The completion of the Rail Transit System is the central issue in the race for Honolulu Mayor. But a Fact Check by HPR’s Wayne Yoshioka reveals, the future of rail is not in the hands of the City’s chief executive.
National and World News
Protests against the Dakota Access Pipeline have been raging for months, but tensions have been escalating. Recently, tribal leaders — led by Standing Rock Sioux Tribe Chairman Dave Archambault II — called on the Department of Justice to look into what they describe as unnecessary use of force by state and local law enforcement.The tribe is going up against Energy Transfer Partners, an oil giant intending to build the $3.8 billion pipeline to carry more than a half-million barrels of oil a...
HPR-Produced Talk Shows
Some think he has the race all sewn up. And while Honolulu Mayor Kirk Caldwell hopes that's true, whoever is declared Mayor on Nov 8 will still have to face the issues voters want fixed. This afternoon on Town Square an open line to Kirk Caldwell.
HPR-Produced Music Shows
Fridays at 10 PM on HPR-2. We're really not sure what Jon is doing in the basement on Friday nights. He has assured us not to worry. (We're worried) Take a journey down the yellow brick road of music from Abba to Zappa and most everything in between. A genre' busting music show that stretches the boundaries where ever possible and a chance to dust off the old nuggets and other songs that deserve our attention.