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The Conversation: Community Resources for Artists

Samples from local sound artist Kit Ebersbach; Jane Goodsill discusses new book, Voices of Hawai'i ; Corporate...

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The Conversation: The Challenges of Public Access in a Pandemic

Remote testimony at the State Legislature; State mismanagement of Native Hawaiian burial grounds; Reality Check:...

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The Conversation: This Year's Legislative Opening Looks a Little Different

Legislature convenes with increased security measures; Reality Check: Panel will evaluate State Auditor's...

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The Conversation: Marking the Anniversary of the Hibiscus Drive Shooting

Economic recovery ahead of the inauguration; Reality Check with Civil Beat: State owes feds $700 million for...

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The Conversation: Lawmakers' Priorities at the Hawaii State Legislature 2021

Improved public access at the state Legislature; Priorities from the Hawaii Senate; Reality Check with Civil Beat:...

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The Conversation: State Labor Director on Extention of CARES Act Program

State Labor Director; House Finance Outlook; Reality Check: Remote Learning Initiative; Outrigger Hotels State Labor...

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The Conversation: Strengthening Local Food Distribution

Today w e put agriculture in the spotlight. The pandemic has underscored the need to become more resilient when it...

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The Conversation: DOH Director Plans Vaccine Rollout

DOH Vaccine Update; Legislature's Handling of Hawaiian Affairs; Reality Check: State Tax Revenue; Massie Case...

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The Conversation: Hawaii Lawmakers React to Capitol Insurrection

Washington D.C. Lockdown Reaction; Reality Check: D.C. Reporter Gives Firsthand Account of Chaos; Washington Lockdown...

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The Conversation: How the Latest Federal Relief Funds Will Reach Hawaii Small Businesses

Breaking down the latest federal relief funding for small businesses; Hawaii Island photographer on latest volcanic...

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The Conversation: Hawaii Employees' Retirement System on Government Workers' Exodus

Facing possible furloughs and layoffs, public employees opt to retire; Using the harp for healing; Reality Check with...

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The Conversation: Aloha to 2020 and a Look Ahead to 2021

UHERO's 2021 economic forecast; Aloha to Sherry Bracken, retiring from radio; Reality Check with Civil Beat: $1.7B in...

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The Conversation: National and Local Perspectives on Hawaii's COVID-19 Vaccine Rollout

U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services on vaccine rollout; Dr. Kozak of The Body Show talks COVID vaccine; Reality...

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The Conversation: UH Administration Talks Labor Contracts, Federal Aid Ahead of 2021

The federal relief bill signed into law this weekend includes what’s described as a lifeline for higher...

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The Conversation: Discussion with the 2020 Nobel Prize Winners in Chemistry and Physics

125 years ago, Swedish inventor Alfred Nobel established the Nobel Prize for contributions in Physics, Chemistry,...

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The Conversation: Matson's Historic Hawaii Ties

For today’s show we look back into our archives and explore the stories behind the Matson name. The influential...

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The Conversation: The Latest from the 2020 Kilauea Eruption

Update on the 2020 Kilauea volcanic eruption; Local epidemiologist on mutating coronavirus; Reality Check with Civil...

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The Conversation: Kalaupapa's Past, Present and Future

Today marks the 40th anniversary of the National Park Service’s presence at Kalaupapa on Molokai. COVID-19 has...

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The Conversation: Will Canadian Visitors Return This Winter?

Canadian visitors not here yet; Hawaii Tourism Authority looks ahead to 2021; Covert Honolulu police unit trailed...

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The Conversation: IHS, ALEA Bridge on Oahu's Homeless Situation in 2020

Institute for Human Services on addressing Oahu's homelessness; ALEA Bridge partners with YMCA to house homeless at...

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