09-25-19

ʻAihue ʻia aku nei he mau kumu lāʻau i Haleʻiwa.

ʻO ia aʻela kekahi poʻo nūhou o kēia lā, ka lā 25 o Kepakemapa, he Pōʻakolu. Welina e nā makamaka. ʻO Ke Aolama kēia a penei ka nūhou.

Ua ʻaihue ʻia aku nei he ʻekolu mau kumu milo ma ka Pāka Kahakai ʻo Aliʻi i Haleʻiwa. ʻAkahi nō a kanu ʻia iho ia mau kumu lāʻau i kēia mahina nei. A i ka lā 14 a 15 paha i ʻaihue ʻia aku ai. ʻO ka waiwai ʻiʻo o ia mau kumu milo ʻekolu, he $3,500. Wahi a nā luna kūlanakauhale, e kanu hou ʻia ana he mau kumu ma nā mākālua e waiho wale ana nō. ʻO ia mau kumu milo i kanu ʻia, he māhele ia no kekahi papahana a ka Meia Kirk Caldwell, ʻo ia hoʻi, he 100,000 mau kumu lāʻau e kanu ʻia ke hiki aku i ka makahiki 2025 a e hoʻomāhuahua i ka malu o nā kumu lāʻau o nā kūlanakauhale o Oʻahu nei, he 35% ke hiki aku i ka makahiki 2035. A no laila, he 72 mau kumu lāʻau i kanu ʻia ma nā pāka kahakai ʻekolu, ʻo ia hoʻi, ʻo ke Kaikūʻono o Kaiaka, ʻo Aliʻi o Haleʻiwa, a me ka Pāka Kahakai ʻo Haleʻiwa. Ua kanu ʻia nō hoʻi, he 46 mau kumu lāʻau ma ke Alanui ʻo Halekoa, he 11 ma Hanauma, he 96 ma ka Pāka ʻo Ala Moana, he 28 ma Honolulu Hale a he 56 ma ke Alanui ʻo Anania.

Kākoʻo ka Lunamakaʻāinana Ed Case i ka noiʻi ʻana i ka hoʻopau ʻana i ka Pelekikena Donald Trump mai ka ʻoihana aku. Wahi a Case, he kūpono ia hana ma muli o ka hoʻohuoi, he ʻōnoʻonou kā Trump iā Ukalena e noiʻi i ka hana a Joe Biden, ka hope pelekikena ma mua, a ʻo ia kekahi o nā moho Kemokalaka e alualu ana i ke kūlana pelekikena. Ma mua, ua kānalua ʻo Case no ke kākoʻo ʻana i ka noiʻi ʻana i ka hoʻopiʻi luna nui. ʻO ka Lunamakaʻāinana Tulsi Gabbard, he kūʻē i ia noiʻi ʻana. Wahi āna, ua mahae lua ʻo ʻAmelika Hui Pū ʻIa, a he mea ia noiʻi ʻana e ʻoi aku ai ia mahae lua.

Eia mai kā kākou ʻōlelo noʻeau,

He ʻōpū hālau.

ʻO ia hoʻi, he kanaka lokomaikaʻi a heahea.

09-23-19

He ʻai ʻalamihi ka hana.

ʻO ia aʻela kekahi poʻo nūhou o kēia lā, ka lā 23 o Kepakemapa, he Pōʻakahi. Welina e nā makamaka. ʻO Ke Aolama kēia a penei ka nūhou.

Ua hoiʻi i Kālia i ka ʻai ʻalamihi. Mihi aʻe nei kekahi polopeka o ke Kulanui o Hawaiʻi no kāna mau ʻōlelo hoʻohalahala i ke kūlana o ka hoʻonaʻauao ʻana ma nā Kula ʻo Kamehameha. ʻO John Learned ka inoa o ua wahi polopeka lā. Ma kekahi ʻaha kūkā no ka ʻOhenānā Kanakolu Mika, ʻōlelo aʻela ʻo Learned, ua maopopo iā mākou, ʻaʻole kō nā pahuhopu aʻo ma nā Kula Kam. A he haumāna kā mākou e ʻimi nei i ke kekelē laeoʻo, a he kumu hoʻi ʻo ia ma nā Kula Kam, a wahi āna, hoʻopuka ʻo ia i mau haumāna ma kāna papa, i hiki ʻole ke heluhelu. Ma ka pōmaikaʻi, i ka wā a Learned i ʻōlelo ai pēlā, aia ʻo Summer Maunakea, he polopeka nō hoʻi no ke Kulanui o Hawaiʻi, ma laila. ʻO ka hana mua a Learned, he hōʻole i ka manaʻo, he hoʻokae ʻili kāna ʻōlelo i hoʻopuka maila. Mihi nō hoʻi ka Pelekikena David Lassner i ka ʻohana o nā Kula ʻo Kamehameha no ia mau ʻōlelo hoʻokae ʻili me ka hōʻike ʻole ʻana i ka inoa o ka polopeka nāna i hoʻopuka, me ka ʻōlelo pū ʻana aʻe, ʻaʻole ia i kū i ka manaʻo o ke Kulanui o Hawaiʻi a me kona mau luna. A ma ka Lāpule nei, hōʻike aʻe nei nā Kū Kiaʻi Mauna, ʻaʻole i maikaʻi ka hana a Lassner ma ka hoʻoponopono ʻana i ka pilikia, a he mōhai wale nō ʻo Learned e hoʻoponopono ai i ka laha loa o ka hoʻokae ʻili ma ke Kulanui o Hawaiʻi.

ʻElua wale nō hui pōpō paʻipaʻi e kū nei, ʻaʻole i hāʻule i kēia kau nei. ʻO ia ʻo Baylor a me Cal. I ka Pōʻaono nei, ʻo Pitt a me Hawaiʻi kekahi, akā, i ka Lāpule nei, ua hāʻule ʻo Pitt iā Penn State. A ʻo Hawaiʻi, ua eo iā Baylor ma loko o nā pāʻani he ʻekolu wale nō. ʻO Hanna Hellvig o Hawaiʻi. he 12 āna hoʻopio. A koho ʻia ʻo Brooke Van Sickle o Hawaiʻi, ʻo ia kekahi o ka hui ʻoi o ka hoʻokūkū, ʻo ia ka mea kūpale ʻoi. Ma ke kūʻē ʻana iā Baylor, he 10 āna ʻali, a he ʻehā paku. A ma ke kūʻē ʻana aku iā Mikouli, he 14 āna hoʻopio a he ʻelima paku.

Eia mai kā kākou ʻōlelo noʻeau,

Hanini ka wai o Kūlanihākoʻi.

He ʻōlelo kēia no ka wā ua. A no ka wā paha e heleleʻi ana ka waimaka.

09-20-19

Pōmaikaʻi kekahi mau kula aupuni o Hawaiʻi nei.\

ʻO ia aʻela kekahi poʻo nūhou o kēia lā, ka lā 20 o Kepakemapa, he Pōʻalima. Welina e nā makamaka. ʻO Ke Aolama kēia a penei ka nūhou.

Ua makana aku ka hui ʻo Servco Pacific i nā pila a me nā mea aʻo mele i kekahi mau kula aupuni o Hawaiʻi nei. ʻO ka nui o nā pila, he 2,000 ʻukulele a he 750 kīkā. A ʻo ka waiwai ʻiʻo o nā mea a pau, he $500,000 a emi iki mai. E piha ana nā makahiki haneli iā Servco Pacific i kēia makahiki nei. A no laila, ua kono aku i nā kula aupuni a me nā kula hoʻāmana, e noi i mau pila ma ke koho ʻana i kumu kula nāna e hoʻokumu a mālama mau i papahana mele ma kona kahua kula i nā hola kula a ma hope paha o ke kula. ʻO ka nui o nā kula i noi, he 55, ua hoʻokō ʻia nā noi a pau.

Hōʻike aʻela ka Meia Harry Kim no kāna mea e hoʻolālā nei no Maunakea, a wahi āna, ʻo ke kūkulu ʻia ʻana o ka ʻOhenānā Kanakolu Mika, ʻo ia kekahi ma ia hoʻolālā ʻana. A ʻōlelo aʻela ʻo Kahoʻokahi Kanuha, kekahi o nā Hawaʻi Alakaʻi o nā Kū Kiaʻi Mauna, inā pēlā ka hoʻolālā ʻana a Kim, pehea lā i manaʻo ai ʻo Kim, ʻo ia ka makemake o nā kānaka, a pehea hoʻi ia e hoʻoponopono ai i ka pilikia e kū nei, ʻo ia hoʻi, ʻo ke kūkulu ʻia ʻana o ka ʻOhenānā Kanakolu Mika.

Eia mai kā kākou ʻōlelo noʻeau,

E kaupē aku nō i ka hoe a kō mai.

ʻO ia hoʻi, e noke i ka hana a pau pono.

09-18-19

E noiʻi ʻia paha ka hana kolohe a ke aupuni mokuʻāina.

ʻO ia aʻela kekahi poʻo nūhou o kēia lā, ka lā, 18 o Kepakemapa, he Pōʻakolu. Welina e nā makamaka. ʻO Ke Aolama kēia a penei ka nūhou.

Ke noi nei ʻo Puʻuhonua o Puʻuhuluhulu Maunakea, nā alakaʻi hoʻi o nā Kū Kiaʻi Mauna, i ka noiʻi ʻana i ka hoʻokō kānāwai ʻana o ke aupuni mokuʻāina me ke noi pū ʻana i ke kipaku ʻana i kekahi mākaʻi o Hawaiʻi moku a lākou e ʻōlelo ana, ua hoʻolaha aku i kahi ʻike hoʻopunipuni. A ua loaʻa kahi wikiō, kahi e ʻike ʻia ai kāna hana. He kapu aloha ko nā Kiaʻi, eia kā ke aupuni ke hoʻouluhua a hoʻomākaʻukaʻu nei iā lākou. Ke hana nei ke aupuni mokuʻāina, me he mea lā, he mau kānaka kū i ka hewa nā Kiaʻi. He hana maluhia wale iho nō naʻe kā nā Kiaʻi o ka Mauna. A no ka mākaʻi e manaʻo ʻia ana e kipaku ʻia mai ka ʻoihana mākaʻi, ʻo Justin Gaspar kona inoa, a e haʻi ana ʻo ia iā Michael Glendon, he Kiaʻi, i ke kumu i wāwahi ʻia ai ka hale i kūkulu ʻia. Akā, ʻaʻohe ʻoiaʻiʻo o nā ʻōlelo a Gaspar.

Aia nō ke ahi ke hōlapu aʻela ma ka moku lawaiʻa Miki Emma i kēia kakahiaka nei. I ka Pōʻalua nei i ʻā ʻia ai ke ahi ma loko o ka lumi ʻenekini. A ua kuhi ʻia, ma laila wale nō e lapalapa ai, eia naʻe, i loko o ka wā pōkole, lele ke ahi a puni ka moku. A haʻalele loa ihola nā kānaka ʻehiku o luna o ka moku, a lana ana ma ka waʻapā. A i ka hola 5:05 o ka ʻauinalā, loaʻa aku nei lākou lā i ke Kiaʻi Kai, he ʻewalu mile ma kai aku o Ko ʻOlina. ʻO ka pōmaikaʻi, ʻaʻohe ola i pōʻino.

Eia mai kā kākou ʻōlelo noʻeau,

E ala. e hoa i ka malo.

ʻO ia hoʻi, e ala, a e ʻaʻako aku i ka hana.

 

09-16-19

Māhuahua nā keiki o nā kula hoʻāmana o Hawaiʻi nei.

ʻO ia aʻela kekahi poʻo nūhou o kēia lā, ka lā, 16 o Kepakemapa, he Pōʻakahi. Welina e nā makamaka. ʻO Ke Aolama kēia a penei ka nūhou.

Ua māhuahua aʻela nā haumāna o nā kula hoʻāmana o Hawaiʻi nei. I kēia makahiki nei, he 11,877 mau haumāna o nā kula hoʻāmana he 37 o neʻi nei. Ua piʻi aʻela ka nui o nā haumāna he 2.8 pākeneka, ʻo ia hoʻi, he 331 haumāna. A ʻo ka nui o nā haumāna ma ke kula aupuni, ua emi ihola. ʻAkahi nō a hoʻomaka ka papa mua o ka ke Kula Hale Moemoeā o ʻEwa (DreamHouse ʻEwa Beach) i ka lā 5 o ʻAukake. ʻO ka papa ʻeono wale nō ka papa i kēia makahiki, a e hoʻomaka ka papa o kekahi pae, ka papa ʻehiku, i kēia makahiki aʻe, a pēlā e piʻi ai nā papa ma laila. I kēia manawa, he 92 mau haumāna o ia kula, a ua ʻupu ʻia, e hiki aku i ka haneli i kēia kau nei. Aia nō ua kula hoʻāmana nei ma ke Kikowaena Kūʻai ʻo Laulani akā, e neʻe aku paha i Kalaeloa i kēia kau wela aʻe.

Lanakila aku nei nā Wāhine Ānuenue ma luna o UCLA ma ka pāʻani pōpō paʻipaʻi i loko o nā pāʻani ʻekolu wale nō, a lilo ai iā Hawaʻi ka inoa moho o ka Hoʻokūkū Kono o nā Hōkele Outrigger. ʻO ke kolu ia o ka inoa moho hoʻokūkū i lilo iā Hawaiʻi ma hope kekahi o kekahi. A ʻo ka makamua ia mai ka makahiki 2013. I kēia Pōʻakolu, e haʻalele ana nā Wāhine iā Hawaiʻi no ka Hoʻokūkū ma Baylor.

Eia mai kā kākou ʻōlelo noʻeau,

Uene ke kolopā.

ʻO ia hoʻi, ua kō ka hana.

09-11-19

Loaʻa aku nei paha i ka maʻi ma muli o ke kikaliki uila.

ʻO ia aʻela kekahi poʻo nūhou o kēia lā, ka lā, 11 o Kepakemapa, he Pōʻakolu. Welina e nā makamaka. ʻO Ke Aolama kēia a penei ka nūhou.

Aia nō ke noiʻi aku nei nā luna o ke Keʻena Ola i kekahi kanaka i manaʻo ʻia, ua loaʻa i ka maʻi kūkonukonu e pilikia ai ka hanu ʻana a me ke akemāmā. ʻO ke kanaka mua ia ma Hawaiʻi nei i hoʻohuoi ʻia, ua loaʻa i ia ʻano maʻi ma muli o ka puhi ʻana i ke kikaliki uila. He ʻōpiopio wale nō ʻo ia. Ua waiho ʻia he 450 mau hōʻike i mua o ke Kikowaena Hoʻomalu A Kāohi Maʻi, no nā kānaka i hele a maʻi loa i ke kikaliki uila. ʻO ka hapanui, ma muli ia o ka puhi ʻana i kekahi mea kanapinoika, e like hoʻi me ka THC, he mea no loko mai o ka pakalōlō. ʻŌlelo ihola ka Luna o ke Keʻena Ola, ʻo Bruce Anderson, aia nō ia keʻena ke aʻoaʻo aʻe nei i ka lehulehu no ia mea he kikaliki uila me ke aʻo pū ʻana aʻe, ʻaʻole e hoʻohana ʻia a puhi ʻia paha kekahi mea THC i ʻāpono ʻole ʻia. ʻO kekahi ʻōlelo a ke Keʻena Ola, ʻaʻole e kūʻai i nā mea kikaliki uila ma ka mākeke ʻeleʻele, ka mākeke kolohe hoʻi. A ʻaʻole e puhi kikaliki ka ʻōpiopio, ka wahine hāpai, a me nā kānaka makua puhi ʻole i ka paka a hoʻohana paha i nā mea paka.

A wahi a ka Pelekikena Donald Trump, e hāpai i ka manaʻo, e pāpā ʻia nā ʻano ʻono like ʻole o nā kikaliki uila, a koe ka ʻono paka. He mau kaukani ka nui o nā ʻano ʻono kikaliki uila, a manaʻo ʻia, ma muli o ia mau ʻano ʻono, māhuahua aʻela nā ʻōpiopio puhi kikaliki uila.

Eia mai kā kākou ʻōlelo noʻeau,

He maoli pua lehua kau i ka wēkiu.

He ʻōlelo kēia no ke kanaka uʻi.

 

 

09-09-19

E hana ʻino ana paha ke aupuni mokuʻāina i nā Kū Kiaʻi Mauna.

ʻO ia aʻela kekahi poʻo nūhou o kēia lā, ka lā, 9 o Kepakemapa, he Pōʻakahi. Welina e nā makamaka. ʻO Ke Aolama kēia a penei ka nūhou.

E hopu ʻia ana paha nā Kū Kiaʻi Mauna e kūpaʻa aku ana ma hope o ka ʻāina ma ke ala e hiki aku ai i luna o Maunakea. Pēlā ka ʻōlelo a nā Hawaiʻi Alakaʻi. ʻO kekahi ʻōlelo i lohe ʻia e nā Kū Kiaʻi Mauna, ʻo ia ka hele ʻana o nā koa he 800 o ka Pūʻalikoa Ukali o ka Mokuʻāina ʻo Hawaiʻi i laila, a wahi a Andre Perez, kekahi o nā Hawaiʻi Alakaʻi, ʻo ia ko lākou mea i kuhi ai, e hoʻāʻo ana ke aupuni mokuʻāina e suipa aku i nā kānaka e kū ana i ka pono i mea e keʻakeʻa ʻole ʻia ai ke ala e moe ana no luna o Maunakea. A mai kēia lā a i ka Pōʻakolu paha ko ke aupuni wā e hana ai pēlā. I ka Pōʻaono nei, ʻōlelo aʻela ʻo Harry Kim, ka meia o ke Kalana ʻo Hawaiʻi, ʻaʻole ʻo ia ʻike iki no ka suipa ʻia ʻana o ia wahi ma nā lā mua o kēia pule nei.

A ma Oʻahu nei i ka Lāpule nei, ʻike ʻia ke kākoʻo o nā kānaka i nā Kū Kiaʻi Mauna. ʻO ka hana, ua kaʻi like lākou ma nā kaʻa mai Maunalua a i Māʻili no ka hōʻike ʻana i ka lōkahi o ko lākou manaʻo me nā mea e kū kiaʻi ana ma luna o Maunakea. A ma nā uapo ma ia ala e moe ana no Māʻili, ʻike ʻia aku nei nā kānaka aloha ʻāina like ʻole e kākoʻo ana.

A lanakila aku nei ʻo Hawaiʻi ma luna o ʻOlekona Mokuʻāina ma ka pōpō pekupeku i ka Pōʻaono nei ma ka helu ʻai he 31 i ka 28. E ʻoi ana ʻo ʻOlekona ma ka helu ʻai he 28 i ka 7. A ma hope mai, hiu aʻela nā Koa Ānuenue a paʻa maila he ʻelua ʻai holo, a i ka hopena o ka hapahā ʻelua, he 28 ʻai a ʻOlekona i ka 21 ʻai a Hawaiʻi. Maikaʻi wale ka hana a ka ʻaoʻao kūpale o Hawaiʻi ma ka hapalua ʻelua. ʻAʻohe wahi ʻai i lilo aku iā ʻOlekona.

Eia mai kā kākou ʻōlelo noʻeau,

E ala! E alu! E kuilima!

He ʻōlelo kēia no ke kāhea ʻana i nā kānaka e alu like mai ma ka hana.