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Tracing a Virus

This summer, Oahu suffered Hawaii’s worst outbreak of Hepatitis A in 20 years. In a meticulous investigation worthy of a major crime, a team from the state Department of Health tracked down the source of the disease: tainted scallops. Is Zika the next big target for Hawaii’s disease trackers?

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  1. Tracing a Virus

    Tiffany Hill

    November, 2016
  2. Shifting Salaries

    Ilima Loomis

    November, 2016
  3. Bring Back Our Beach!

    Noelle Fujii

    October, 2016
  4. Storm Warning

    Noelle Fujii

    September, 2016
  5. Budding Industry

    Tiffany Hill

    August, 2016
  6. Drones Unleashed

    Dave Dondoneau

    August, 2016
  7. Hawaii: Who We Are

    Lavonne Leong

    July, 2016
  8. Middle School Miracles

    Beverly Creamer

    May, 2016
  9. Hawaii Business Environmental Report: Mosquitoes

    Lianne Yu

    May, 2016
  10. Back to the Hill

    Noelle Fujii

    May, 2016
  11. Hawaii Business Environmental Report: Pesticides

    Ilima Loomis

    May, 2016
  12. Hawaii Business Environmental Report: Fuel Leaks

    Dennis Hollier

    May, 2016
  13. Yes, We Can Solve Hawaii’s Housing Crisis

    Dennis Hollier

    April, 2016
  14. Worth Considering: One Size Does Not Fit All

    Kathryn Drury Wagner

    April, 2016
  15. What’s Astronomy’s Future in Hawaii

    Ilima Loomis

    March, 2016
  16. Workers: Know Your Rights

    LiAnne Yu

    March, 2016
  17. Missing: $209 Million from Hawaii’s Economy

    Marina Riker

    February, 2016
  18. Privatizing Building Permits

    Kathryn Drury Wagner

    January, 2016
  19. Lodgers and Tax Dodgers

    Meghan Miner

    January, 2016
  20. Are You Licensed to Do That Work?

    Alden Alayvilla

    December, 2015
  21. Preparing For When This is Not a Drill

    Ilima Loomis

    December, 2015
  22. Follow the Money

    Dennis Hollier

    November, 2015
  23. Did You Know?: Shearwater Protection Extends Out to Sea

    Powell Berger

    September, 2015
  24. Attention Passengers: This Form Is Really Important to Hawaii

    Tiffany Hill

    September, 2015
  25. Broken: Stuck in Permit Purgatory

    Dennis Hollier

    September, 2015
  26. Talk Story: Amy Kunz, Chief Financial Officer and Senior Assistant Superintendent, State Department of Education

    Beverly Creamer

    August, 2015
  27. Did You Know: Size Matters

    Powell Berger

    July, 2015
  28. Talk Story: Randy Iwase, Public Utility Commission Chair

    Dennis Hollier

    July, 2015
  29. Something Old, New, Borrowed & Green

    Henry Bennett

    July, 2015
  30. How Much Will it Cost Us in the End?

    Dennis Hollier

    July, 2015
  31. Talk Story with David Ige

    Dennis Hollier

    June, 2015
  32. Meaning Built Into the State Capitol

    Mark Brislin

    April, 2015
  33. How Does Hawaii’s 529 Plan Rate?

    Powell Berger

    March, 2015
  34. State Website Turns Heads

    Christine Hitt

    January, 2015
  35. Yes, you can become an Affordable Housing Developer

    Carlyn Tani

    January, 2015
  36. Talk Story with Mike McCartney

    Dennis Hollier

    January, 2015
  37. Finding the Signal Amid All the Noise

    Dennis Hollier

    December, 2014
  38. As the Nation Turns, Hawaii is Still Driven

    Carlyn Tani, Illustrations by Andrew J. Catanzariti

    November, 2014
  39. Can Hawaii Feed Itself?

    Dennis Hollier

    November, 2014
  40. Talk Story with Jeffrey Mikulina

    Beverly Creamer

    July, 2014
  41. The Navy and private companies collaborate to turn wave energy into electricity

    Beverly Creamer

    July, 2014
  42. What Happens if Hawaii Legalizes Marijuana?

    Tiffany Hill

    July, 2014
  43. Letters to the Editor

    Hawaii Business magazine

    June, 2014
  44. What Would It Cost to Provide Government Services in English and Hawaiian?

    Noelle Fujii

    June, 2014
  45. Talk Story with Mayor Kirk Caldwell

    Beverly Creamer

    April, 2014
  46. Editor’s Note: Instead of Gambling, Win Big By Saving Money

    Steve Petranik

    March, 2014
  47. Talk Story with Hawaii Governor Neil Abercrombie and State Finance Director Kalbert Young

    Steve Petranik

    February, 2014
  48. The Chamber of Commerce of Hawaii to Introduce Pro-Business Bills at the Legislature

    Dennis Hollier

    January, 2014
  49. Boom in the Hawaii Gun Business

    Ashley Shaffer

    October, 2013
  50. Balancing Hawaii’s energy supply and demand

    Lavonne Leong

    July, 2013
  51. Report Card: School Administrators

    Dennis Hollier

    May, 2013
  52. Why big development is so difficult in Hawaii

    Dennis Hollier

    April, 2013
  53. Editor’s Note: Hawaii’s Shield Law: Defend Your Right to Know

    Steve Petranik

    January, 2013
  54. The State of Hawaii’s Plan to Modernize its Medieval Tech Systems

    Dennis Hollier

    January, 2013
  55. Military Drives Alternative Energy in Hawaii

    Scott Cooney

    January, 2013
  56. Editor’s Note: Eisenhower is a Political Model for Our Times

    Steve Petranik

    December, 2012
  57. Hawaii struggles to pass e-fairness law

    Marcie Kagawa

    October, 2012
  58. Hawaii’s First Responders

    Stacy Yuen

    September, 2012
  59. Keeping up with the Jones Act

    Stacy Yuen

    August, 2012
  60. Talk Story with Ben Cayetano

    Dennis Hollier

    June, 2012
  61. Talk Story with Dan Grabauskas of HART

    Dennis Hollier

    June, 2012
  62. Hawaii’s Tax Pyramid plan crippling small businesses

    Marcie Kagawa

    April, 2012
  63. Inventive Local Companies Can Apply for Federal SBIR Grants

    Dennis Hollier

    March, 2012
  64. GIS in Hawaii

    Dennis Hollier

    December, 2011
  65. Lawmakers Fundraise During the Legislative Session

    Jerry Burris

    December, 2011
  66. Innovation: Oceanit’s FLASH Improves Battlefield Awareness

    Dennis Hollier

    November, 2011
  67. Editor’s Note: APEC Enhances Hawaii’s Reputation

    Steve Petranik

    August, 2011
  68. Parting Shot: Honolulu Mayor Peter Carlisle at Work

    Hawaii Business magazine

    July, 2011
  69. Parting Shot: Tax Day At The Hawaii State Tax Office

    Hawaii Business magazine

    June, 2011
  70. Employing the Military

    Hawaii Business magazine

    April, 2011
  71. Hawaii State Government Slow to Pay

    Greg Wiles

    March, 2011
  72. Businesses Love to Hate the Hawaii PUC

    Dennis Hollier

    March, 2011
  73. Hawaii State ERS Underfunded by $7 Billion

    Dennis Hollier

    February, 2011
  74. Editor’s Note: An open letter to Governor Neil Abercrombie

    Steve Petranik

    January, 2011
  75. Hawaii’s Tech Industry After Act 221

    Shara Enay

    January, 2011
  76. New Governor Promises Prosperity That’s Good for Business

    Jerry Burris

    December, 2010
  77. Hurry up and Wait on Taxes

    Greg Wiles

    December, 2010
  78. SmallBiz Guide to Power

    Shara Enay

    September, 2010
  79. Editor’s Note: Restoring Common Sense

    Steve Petranik

    September, 2010
  80. Pro-Business Legislators

    Jerry Burris

    September, 2010
  81. Seeking the Business Vote

    Jerry Burris

    September, 2010
  82. Spin Zone: Do school-impact fees on West Hawaii property owners make sense?

    Hawaii Business magazine

    August, 2010
  83. Editor’s Note: Making Our Children Pay

    Steve Petranik

    July, 2010
  84. Transforming Hawaii’s Airports

    Jerry Burris

    July, 2010
  85. Amping up job training to spur Kauai’s recovery

    Beverly Creamer

    July, 2010
  86. Illegal Sex, Drugs and Gambling

    Jerry Burris

    June, 2010
  87. Hawaii’s Underground Economy

    Shara Enay

    June, 2010
  88. The Billion Dollar Gamble

    Dennis Hollier

    May, 2010
  89. Changing the School System to Put Our Children First

    GOVS. GEORGE R. ARIYOSHI, JOHN WAIHEE AND BEN CAYETANO

    May, 2010
  90. Spin Zone: Does Hawaii need more fishing regulations?

    Hawaii Business magazine

    April, 2010
  91. Editor’s Note: Slam the System, Not the People

    Steve Petranik

    February, 2010
  92. Spin Zone: Should Hawaii Keep its Singlemember Legislative Districts?

    Hawaii Business magazine

    February, 2010
  93. $200 Million of Your Money Wasted

    Dennis Hollier

    February, 2010
  94. Fixing Schools is a Broken Process

    Dennis Hollier

    February, 2010
  95. Editor’s Note: The Way People are Supposed to Be

    Steve Petranik

    January, 2010
  96. ‘Smart Growth’

    Dennis Hollier

    January, 2010
  97. Steering Growth – Extended Version

    Hawaii Business magazine

    January, 2010
  98. State Special Funds Mystery

    Jerry Burris

    January, 2010
  99. Steering Growth – Print Version

    Hawaii Business magazine

    January, 2010
  100. State of Repair

    HB - Author

    October, 2009
  101. Is Hawaii ready for universal health care?

    HB - Author

    February, 2008
  102. Randy Perreira, Hawaii Government Employees Association (HGEA), Executive Director

    David K. Choo

    February, 2008
  103. What are your party’s legislative priorities for 2008?

    HB - Author

    January, 2008
  104. Spin Zone: Sonar Training

    HB - Author

    November, 2007
  105. Spin Zone: Hillary or Barack?

    HB - Author

    October, 2007
  106. Spin Zone: The Akaka Bill

    HB - Author

    August, 2007
  107. Spin Zone: Where Hawaii’s leaders face off

    HB - Author

    April, 2007
  108. Spin Zone: Where Hawaii’s Leaders face off

    HB - Author

    March, 2007
  109. Hawaiian Superman

    Jacy L. Youn

    February, 2007
  110. Spin Zone: Where Hawaii’s leaders face off

    HB - Author

    February, 2007
  111. Spin Zone: Where Hawaii’s leaders face off

    HB - Author

    January, 2007
  112. An Inside Look at Local Lobbying

    Jacy L. Youn

    January, 2006
  113. The Crowning of Kakaako

    Scott Radway

    September, 2005
  114. Kauai In Crisis 2

    Jacy L. Youn

    September, 2005
  115. Kauai In Crisis

    Jacy L. Youn

    September, 2005
  116. Where Are the Workers

    John M. Knox

    July, 2005
  117. Labor at a Crossroads

    David K. Choo

    July, 2005
  118. Getting Hammered

    David K. Choo

    May, 2005
  119. Hawaii’s Government: Too Big? Too Small?

    John M. Knox

    February, 2005
  120. Helping Native Hawaiians

    Alice Keesing

    February, 2005
  121. Small-Business Agenda

    Hawaii Business magazine

    February, 2005
  122. Tanks A Lot

    Jacy L. Youn

    February, 2005
  123. Safe & Secure

    Lance Tominaga

    November, 2004
  124. Awakening the Giant

    Maria Torres-Kitamura

    November, 2004
  125. Capitol Gains

    Hawaii Business magazine

    October, 2004
  126. Water For Life

    Maria Torres-Kitamura

    September, 2004
  127. The Fraud Squad

    David K. Choo

    May, 2004
  128. Reel Returns

    Jacy L. Youn

    April, 2004
  129. Breaking New Ground

    Jacy L. Youn

    February, 2004
  130. Safe Harbor?

    David K. Choo

    October, 2003
  131. Black Market

    Cathy S. Cruz

    September, 2003
  132. Hawaii: Hard Target

    David K. Choo

    May, 2003
  133. Say Ahhh …

    Jacy L. Youn

    April, 2003
  134. Tainted By Terrorism

    ca

    April, 2003
  135. Act 221

    Kelli Abe Trifonovitch

    March, 2003
  136. Uncle Sam Wants You, Hawaii

    Cathy S. Cruz

    January, 2003
  137. It’s Time

    Ronna Bolante

    January, 2003
  138. This Land is Your Land…

    Jacy L. Youn

    November, 2002
  139. 6. Linda Lingle

    Cathy S. Cruz

    October, 2002
  140. 4. Ben Cayetano

    Ronna Bolante

    October, 2002
  141. 2. Dan Inouye

    Jacy L. Youn

    October, 2002
  142. Breaking Rank: Long-Term Concerns

    Ronna Bolante

    August, 2002
  143. Contract Dispute

    Ronna Bolante

    July, 2002
  144. Tossing Tradition

    Jacy L. Youn

    March, 2002
  145. Neatly, With a Bow

    Kelli Abe Trifonovitch

    March, 2002
  146. The New Chief

    Hawaii Business magazine

    March, 2002
  147. Accountability Governor?

    Kelli Abe Trifonovitch

    March, 2002
  148. Uncharted Waters

    Jacy L. Youn

    January, 2002
  149. A Slow Ship Turning

    Jacy L. Youn

    January, 2002
  150. From Our Leader

    Jacy L. Youn

    January, 2002
  151. Safety Net

    Ronna Bolante

    January, 2002
  152. Hey Nineteen

    David K. Choo

    January, 2001