Elections

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Two very different candidates vied for the District 9 City Council seat this election, however Augustus Tulba, better known as “Augie T,” ultimately won receiving 49.2% of the votes with his candidate Will Espero not far behind receiving 45.6% of the votes. 

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With record-breaking turnout from Hawaiʻi voters, Rick Blangiardi defeats Keith Amemiya in the mayoral race for the city and county of Honolulu.

News

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Facebook, Twitter and Instagram were flooded on Wednesday as pro-Trump supporters stormed the U.S. Capitol. Among the sea of selfies and pictures of rioters looting and vandalizing the Capitol that quickly went viral, one face looked familiar to many in Hawaiʻi: Nick Ochs. 

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As pro-Trump rioters violently raided the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C. today in opposition to what Trump is claiming to be a fraudulent election, supporters in Hawaiʻi gathered in front of the state Capitol this afternoon with flags in hand that read “Stop the Steal.” 

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On Thursday, Nov. 19, Governor Ige announced that new travel restrictions would go into effect on Tuesday, Nov. 24, two days before Thanksgiving. The previous restrictions, which began on March 26, required all visitors to the Hawaiian islands to self-quarantine for 14-days. Flash forward to…