Five new cases today, all on Oahu

The state Department of Health reports five new COVID-19 cases in Hawaii today, and added four older cases to the statewide case count, bringing the total to 664.

University of California pressured to cease TMT funding

A group of students and faculty at the University of California are calling on the university to divest from its financial involvement in the Thirty Meter Telescope project after obtaining documents that allege the university has concealed the extent of that involvement.

DLNR to evaluate UH compliance

The state Department of Land and Natural Resources is launching an independent evaluation of the University of Hawaii’s compliance with the Maunakea Comprehensive Management Plan.