10-02-17

ʻAʻole paha e hoʻokō nei ke Keʻena ʻĀina Hoʻopulapula i kona kuleana.

ʻO ia aʻela kekahi poʻo nūhou o kēia lā, ka lā 2 o ʻOkakopa, he Pōʻakahi. Welina e nā makamaka. ʻO Ke Aolama kēia a penei ka nūhou.

ʻAʻole i kūkulu iki ʻia kahi noho e ke Keʻena ʻĀina Hoʻopulapula i ka makahiki waihona kālā i pau aku nei i ka lā 30 o Iune. A i ia manawa, he $30 miliona kālā pekelala o ka waihona, i hoʻolilo ʻole ʻia. A ʻo ka mea minamina, ʻo ka nui o nā Kānaka Maoli a puni kēia pae ʻāina, e kakali nei ʻo ka loaʻa mai o kahi noho, he 22,000 a ʻoi. ʻO ka hapalua like o ia helu, aia ma Oʻahu nei. ʻO kekahi pilikia, mai ka makahiki 2002, e lilo ana he $10 miliona kālā i ke Keʻena ʻĀina Hoʻopulapula i kēlā me kēia makahiki no ke kākoʻo ʻana i ka poʻe Kānaka Maoli uku makahiki haʻahaʻa i kūpono ka noho ʻana ma ka ʻāina hoʻopulapula, ʻaʻole naʻe i hoʻolilo pono ʻia ke kālā, ua hele a māhuahua ia puʻu kālā, he $55 miliona kālā. A no laila, i ke au iā Barack Obma, i ka makahiki 2015, hoʻēmi ʻia ihola ka puʻu kālā i hoʻokaʻawale ʻia no ka Hawaiʻi a i ka makahiki 2016, ua hoʻopau loa ʻia ma muli o ka nui o ke kālā i lilo mai, ʻaʻole naʻe i hoʻolilo ʻia aku. Aloha nō. ʻO ka Hawaiʻi ka luaahi. ʻO kekahi mau hana a ke Keʻena ʻĀina Hoʻopulapula i kēlā makahiki aku nei, ʻo ia ka hāʻawi ʻana aku i ka ʻāpana ʻāina i nā ʻohana he 76 ma Maui a ma nā Koʻolau o Oʻahu nei. A he $7.5 miliona i hōʻaiʻē ʻia no ke kūʻai hale, A he $7.8 miliona kālā i hoʻolilo ʻia no ka hoʻoponopono hale. A lawelawe ʻia nā hana aʻo kūʻai hale i nā ʻohana he 160. ʻO ka pilikia paha, ʻo ke Keʻena ʻĀina Hoʻopulapula, he keʻena ia ma lalo o ke aupuni mokuʻāina.

Aia nō kahi kanaka e kī wale aʻe ana i nā kānaka ma kahi ʻaha mele ma Las Vegas. Hoʻomaka ihola ke kīkī ʻana i ka hola 10:07 o ka pō Lāpule. I ka ʻauinalā Pōʻakahi, he 59 mau kānaka i make, a he 527 mau kānaka i ʻeha a he mau mea hou aku paha. Ua loaʻa ihola ka mea nāna ke kī ʻana ma kona lumi ma ka Hōkele Mandalay Bay, ua hoʻomake ihola ʻo ia iā ia iho. ʻO Stephen Craig Paddock kona inoa, a he 64 ona makahiki. ʻAʻole i maopopo kona kumu i hana ai i ia hana mānaʻonaʻo. Akā, ma kona lumi, he 16 mau pū laipela, a hoʻokahi pū panapana. A i ka ʻimi ʻana o ka mākaʻi i ka hale o Paddock, he 18 mau pū hou, nā mea pahū a me nā pōkā he nui.

Eia mai kā kākou ʻōlelo noʻeau

He kēhau hoʻomaʻemaʻe ke aloha.

ʻO ia hoʻi, ʻo ke aloha, he mea ia e pau ai ka ʻeha o ka naʻau.

09-29-17

Holo ihola ka manaʻo o ka Papa ʻĀina a Pili Waiwai ʻĀina.

ʻO ia aʻela kekahi poʻo nūhou o kēia lā, ka lā 29 o Kepakemapa, he Pōʻalima. Welina e nā makamaka. ʻO Ke Aolama kēia a penei ka nūhou.

I ka lā i nehinei, ʻāpono iho nei ka Papa ʻĀina a Waiwai Pili ʻĀina i ka palapala kūkulu no ka ʻOhe Nānā Kanakolu Mika. A hōʻike aʻela nā Kū Kiaʻi Mauna i ka paʻa o ko lākou manaʻo e hana i ka mea e pono ai. ʻŌlelo aʻela ʻo Kahoʻokahi Kanuha, kekahi o nā Hawaiʻi Alakaʻi Kapu Aloha, ʻo ka ʻāpono ʻana o ka Papa ʻĀina a Waiwai Pili ʻĀina, ua hoʻoholo ʻē ʻia he mau mahina aku nei a he mau makahiki aku nei nō paha, a ua hiki i ka Papa ʻĀina a Waiwai Pili ʻĀina ke hoʻoponopono i ka hewa, halahū ihola naʻe. ʻO kekahi mea i ʻōlelo paʻa ʻia e ka poʻe Aloha ʻĀina, e hoʻopiʻi hou ana i mua o ka ʻAha Hoʻokolokolo Kiʻekiʻe o Hawaiʻi. A no laila, ʻaʻole i paʻa ka lā e hoʻomaka ai ke kūkulu ʻia ʻana o ka ʻohe nānā. Wahi a ka luna hoʻomalu o ka papa, ʻo Suzanne Case, ʻo ia kekahi o nā ʻōlelo paʻakikī loa a ka papa i hoʻoholo ai. A ʻōlelo nō hoʻi ʻo ia, ua hoʻolohe pono lākou a kau paona ihola i nā mea i hāpai ʻia e nā Kū Kiaʻi Mauna. ʻAʻole i ʻāpono wale ka papa i ka palapala kūkulu, he mau hana ke hoʻokō ʻia, e laʻa ka hoʻopau ʻana i kekahi mau ʻohe nānā ʻekolu e kū nei a me ka pāpā ʻana i ke kūkulu hou ʻana i nā hale e kū nei. Akā, hōʻike aʻela ʻo Kealoha Pisciotta, ka Hawaiʻi Alakaʻi o ka Mauna Kea Hui, ma muli o ke kāpae koke ʻia o kekahi mau ʻōlelo a ka ʻaoʻao hoʻopiʻi a me ka holo wikiwiki ʻana o ka manaʻo, kohu mea lā, ua koho ʻē ʻia ke ala hele i mea e kō ai ka wā kūkulu ma ʻApelila. Ua ʻōlelo ke Kulanui o Hawaiʻi, ka mea nāna i noi i ka palapala kūkulu, he pono a kaulike ka ʻōlelo hoʻoholo. Hōʻike aʻela ka hui ʻo Hawaiʻi Unity and Liberation Institute, ʻo HULI, e nui ana nā Hawaiʻi e alu like ana no ke kū ʻana i ka pono ma Mauna Kea no ka hoʻomalu ʻana i ka ʻāina a me ko kākou ʻano he Hawaiʻi a me ko kākou ʻano he lāhui kanaka.

E mālama ʻia ana kahi ʻaha oli i kapa ʻia ʻo ka “Hana Noʻeau a ka Mea Oli” i kēia hopena pule ma Oʻahu nei. Eia mai nā mea oli o ia ʻaha, ʻo Keliʻi Reichel, ʻo Kaumakaiwa Kanakaʻole, ʻo Taupouri Tangaro, ʻo Keawe lāua ʻo Tracie Lopes, ʻo Snowbird Bento, ʻo Hiwa Vaughn-Darvall, ʻo Kapalaiʻula DeSilva, ʻo Keliʻi Ruth, ʻo Kekai Robinson, ʻo Kale Kaʻalekahi a me ka ʻOhana Mossman. Aia ana ka ʻaha i ka Hale Hana Keaka ʻo Kennedy ma ke Kulanui o Hawaiʻi ma Mānoa. ʻElua manawa e mālama ʻia ai ka ʻaha oli, i ka hola 7:00 o ke ahiahi Pōʻaono, a me ka hola 3:00 o ka ʻauinalā Lāpule. He $35 o ka likiki. E kāhea aku i ka helu 956-7677 no kahi ʻike. ʻO nā pōmaikaʻi e loaʻa mai, no ka Waihona Kūkulu Hale ʻo Hālaukeʻalaokamaile.

Eia mai kā kākou ʻōlelo noʻeau,

I kai nō ka iʻa, mali ʻē ka makau.

ʻO ia hoʻi, e hoʻomākaukau ʻoe a mākaukau.

09-28-17

ʻO kahi pēpē, ua loaʻa i ka maʻi koʻe akemāmā ʻiole.

ʻO ia aʻela kekahi poʻo nūhou o kēia lā, ka lā 28 o Kepakemapa, he Pōʻahā. Aloha mai e nā makamaka heluhelu. ʻO Ke Aolama kēia a penei ka nūhou.

Loaʻa aku nei kekahi i ka maʻi koʻe akemāmā ʻiole, a ʻo ka mea e lele ai ka hauli, he pēpē wale nō ia no Puna, Hawaiʻi. ʻAkahi nō a hōʻoia ʻia e ke Keʻena Ola o ka Mokuʻāina ʻo Hawaiʻi. Ua ʻai hewa paha ua pēpē nei i ke kamaloli a pūpū paha. Aia nō ʻo ia ke waiho akula ma ka haukapila me ka lapaʻau ʻia ʻana. ʻO ka ʻumi nō ia o ka mea i loaʻa i ka maʻi akemāmā ʻiole ma ka mokupuni ʻo Hawaiʻi i kēia makahiki nei. A ʻo ka huina pau a puni kēia pae ʻāina, he 17. Ke noi aku nei ke Keʻena Ola i nā mākua mea keiki a me nā kānaka mālama keiki, e makaʻala i ka wā e pāʻani ai nā keiki i ʻole lākou e kiʻi aku i ke kamaloli a pūpū paha a hoʻokomo i ko lākou waha, a e kōkua i nā keiki ma ka holoi ʻana i ko lākou lima ma hope o ka pāʻani ʻana. A ʻo nā mea ʻai a pau, e uhi pono ʻia i ʻole e kolo ʻia e ke kamaloli a me ka pūpū.

Ua māhuahua loa aʻela nā kānaka i loaʻa i ka ʻauwaepahāha. ʻO ka ʻāʻīpahāha a me ka pēheu kekahi mau inoa. ʻO ka nui o nā kānaka, he 384 i kēia makahiki nei, a ʻo ka hapanui o lākou, ma Oʻahu nei nō. He maʻi lele nō ka ʻauwaepahāha, a ua hōʻoia ʻia, ʻo nā kānaka makua a me nā keiki i ʻō ʻia a i ʻō ʻole ʻia nā mea i loaʻa aku i ua maʻi lā. ʻO ka hapanui o nā maʻi, he 18 makahiki a ʻoi. A no laila, ke paipai ʻia nei ka lehulehu, e ʻō hou ʻia i ka lāʻau koʻokoʻo. ʻO ka ʻōuli o ka ʻauwaepahāha, kohu palū, ʻo ia hoʻi, he piwa, ka ʻeha o ke poʻo, ka unā a me ke kanea. A ʻo ka ʻōuli nui, ʻo ia ka pehu o ka mea o loko nāna e hoʻokuʻu i ka hāʻae ma kahi o ke ā.

Eia mai kā kākou ʻōlelo noʻeau,

Haʻahaʻa haka, pau i ka ʻīlio.

ʻO ia hoʻi, e mālama pono ʻoe i kāu mau mea o lilo auaneʻi iā haʻi.

09-27-17

Hoʻokuʻu ʻia aʻela kekahi mau ʻalalā.

ʻO ia aʻela kekahi poʻo nūhou o kēia lā, ka lā 27 o Kepakemapa, he Pōʻakolu. Welina e nā makamaka. ʻO Ke Aolama kēia a penei ka nūhou.

Ua hoʻokuʻu ʻia aʻe nei he ʻeono ʻalalā ma ka ʻĀina Hoʻomalu ʻo Puʻu Makaʻala i ka Pōʻalua nei i mea e māhuahua ai ka ʻalalā ma ka nāhelehele, ʻoiai, ʻaʻole i ʻike ʻia aku ka ʻalalā ma ka nahele mai ka makahiki 2002. ʻO nā ʻalalā ʻeono i hoʻokuʻu ʻia, he ʻelua mau wāhine, ʻehā kāne. I ka mahina ʻo Kēkēmapa o kēlā makahiki aku nei, hoʻokuʻu ʻia akula kekahi mau ʻalalā, a make loa ihola ʻekolu ma ka pule mua. ʻElua o lākou ʻekolu, ua make i ka ʻio, a ʻo ke kolu, ua make i ka ʻino. ʻO nā ʻalalā i koe, ʻohi hou ʻia aʻela no ke aʻo ʻana iā lākou i ka ʻalo ʻana aku i nā manu hoʻopōʻino e like me ka ʻio. I ka mahina ʻo ʻOkakopa, e hoʻokuʻu ʻia he mau ʻalalā hou, he ʻelima ka nui, he mau wāhine a he mau kāne. Ke manaʻo ʻia nei, he 12 mau manu e hoʻokuʻu ʻia i kēlā me kēia makahiki ma nā makahiki ʻelima e hiki mai ana. Ua laha loa ka ʻalalā ma Hawaiʻi moku ma mua loa, a lana ka manaʻo, e laha hou.

Ke hoʻopiʻi ʻia nei ka hui nona ka Hale Inu Lama ʻo Snappers ma Waikīkī no ke kekohala i nā limahana wahine, ʻo ia hoʻi, ʻo ka hoʻopā wale aku i nā wahi hilahila a me ka nānā wale ma ke ʻano kuko hewa, a me ka hoʻopuka i nā ʻano ʻōlelo kūpono ʻole me ka nemanema pū ʻana. A ʻo Michael Wenzel ka ʻona o ia hale inu lama, a ʻo ia kekahi ma ia ʻano hana lapuwale. A i ka hoʻomaopopo ʻana o nā limahana i ka hui nona ka hale inu lama, ʻaʻohe wahi mea i hana ʻia, a no laila, waiho akula ia mau limahana i ko lākou kūlana hana i ʻole lākou e nemanema hou ʻia a kekohala hou ʻia paha.

Eia mai kā kākou ʻōlelo noʻeau,

Kuʻi ka pōhaku, ʻanapa ke ahi o ka lewa.

ʻO ia hoʻi, ʻo ka hekili a me ka uila.

09-26-17

He papa no ka pono o kā kākou mau ʻōpiopio.

ʻO ia aʻela kekahi poʻo nūhou o kēia lā, ka lā 26 o Kepakemapa, he Pōʻalua. Welina e nā makamaka heluhelu. ʻO Ke Aolama kēia a penei ka nūhou.

He papa hou ke mālama ʻia ana ma nā kula aupuni a me nā kula uku a puni ʻo Oʻahu nei. He papa ia no nā ʻōpiopio kahi e aʻo ai i ke kāohi ʻana aku i ka hoʻomaʻau ʻana a me ka pepehi ʻana o ka ʻōpio iā ia iho. Ma kēia pae ʻāina nei, ʻo ka nui o nā haumāna kula waena i komo ka manaʻo i loko o lākou e pepehi iā lākou iho, he 25 pākeneka a emi iki iho. A he 12.5 pākeneka, ua hoʻāʻo nō e pepehi iā lākou iho. A ma nā kula kiʻekiʻe, he 10.5 pākeneka o nā haumāna i hoʻāʻo e pepehi iā lākou iho. I ka nānā aku i ke kumu o ka make o nā ʻōpiopio o 10 makahiki a ka 19, mai ka makahiki 2012 a i ka makahiki 2016, he 47 ʻōpiopio i lawe i ko lākou ola ponoʻī, he 46 i make i ka ulia kaʻa a he 25 i make i ka maʻi ʻaʻai. Akā, no kēlā me kēia ʻōpiopio i lawe i ko lākou ola ponoʻī, he 25 mau ʻōpiopio hou aku i hoʻokomo ʻia i ka haukapila a i lapaʻau ʻia paha ma ka lumi lapaʻau ulia ma muli o ka hōʻeha ʻana iā lākou iho. Inā kūpilikiʻi kou noʻonoʻo a kamaʻāina paha i kahi kanaka i kūpilikiʻi ka noʻonoʻo, e kāhea i kēia helu ma Oʻahu nei, 832-3100. A ma nā mokupuni ʻē aku, eia ka helu, 800-753-6879. Inā he manaʻo kou e mālama ʻia kahi papa kāohi i ka hoʻomaʻau ʻana a me ka pepehi ʻana o ka ʻōpio iā ia iho, e kāhea i ke keʻena Mental Health America o Hawaiʻi ma ka helu 521-1846 a e leka uila aku paha i ka hua leka uila, prevention@mentalhealthhawaii.org.

Lilo aku nei he $6.35 miliona i ke Kulanui o Hawaiʻi no ka noiʻi ʻana aku i ka lāʻau koʻokoʻo nāna e pale aku i ka mea hoʻomaʻi Ebola. ʻO Axel Lehrer o ke Kulanui o Hawaiʻi ka mea nāna e lawelawe i ka puʻu kālā. A e hoʻomau ana ʻo ia i ka noiʻi ʻana i kāna lāʻau koʻokoʻo e hoʻomohala nei a me ke pale ʻana aku o ia lāʻau i kekahi mau mea hoʻomaʻi, ʻo ka mea hoʻomaʻi Sudan a me ka mea hoʻomaʻi Marburg. I kēia manawa, ua paʻa maila kekahi lāʻau koʻokoʻo mea hoʻomaʻi Ebola e pau ʻole i ka wela. ʻO nā wahi i laha ai ka Ebola i ka makahiki 2014, he mau ʻāina wela a panoa. No laila, he maikaʻi ia. A inā he hiki i ia lāʻau ke pale aku i nā mea hoʻomaʻi ʻekolu, he maikaʻi hoʻi kau a koe aku. He lana ka manaʻo o nā mea akeakamai e noiʻi akula i kēia lāʻau koʻokoʻo, e mākaukau ka lāʻau i loko o nā makahiki he 10 a emi iho.

Eia mai kā kākou ʻōlelo noʻeau,

Ola loko i ke aloha.

He mea nui ke aloha.

09-25-17

ʻAʻole lawa nā kauka lapaʻau o Hawaiʻi nei.

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

Ua pōkole nā kauka lapaʻau o Hawaiʻi nei. A ma nā kalana a pau, koe ʻo Kauaʻi, ua māhuahua aʻela ka nele. I ka makahiki 2016, he 339 mākālua e waiho wale ana ma Oʻahu nei. A i kēia makahiki nei, he 381 mākālua. A ma Hawaiʻi moku, he 183 mākālua i kēlā makahiki aku nei, a i kēia makahiki nei, he 196. A ʻo ke Kalana ʻo Maui, ua piʻi aʻela nā mākālua a ka 139, mai ka 125 o ka makahiki 2016. A ma Kauaʻi wale nō i emi iho ai, mai ke 62 a i ke 53. ʻO kekahi kumu o ka pōkole o nā kauka lapaʻau, he pipiʻi loa ka noho ʻana ma Hawaiʻi nei, a ke hoʻohālikelike ʻia ka uku makahiki o nā kauka o Hawaiʻi nei me ko ʻAmelika Hui Pū ʻIa, he oi aku ko ʻAmelika. Maikaʻi paha ke paipai aku i nā keiki o Hawaiʻi nei e lilo i kauka, a na ka mokuʻāina paha e uku i ka uku kulanui ke hiki aku lākou i laila.

Mai lanakila nā Koa Ānuenue ma luna o Waiomina ma ka hoʻokūkū pōpō pekupeku o ka hopena pule nei. Hahana aku nei ka pāʻani ʻana o nā ʻaoʻao a ʻelua a i ke kani ʻana aku o ka pū i ka hopena o nā hapahā ʻehā, ua paʻi aʻela a paʻi ma ka helu ʻai he 21 i ka 21. A komo akula i ka wā kaulele. Iā Waiomina ka mua, a paʻa koke ihola ka ʻai holo ma ka nou ʻana o Josh Allen iā James Price i ka pōpō ma ka pahu ʻai holo. A i ka wā i lilo ai ka pōpō iā Hawaiʻi, ʻo ka hana mua, holo akula ʻo Diocemy Saint Juste he 10 ʻīā. A ʻo ka hana ʻelua, nou akula ʻo Dru Brown i ka ʻaoʻao hema, akā, pā akula ka lima o kekahi mea kūpale, a ʻapo lilo akula ʻo Cassh Maluia, a hāʻule ihola nā Koa Ānuenue.

Eia mai kā kākou ʻōlelo noʻeau,

He kekē niho wale iho nō.

ʻO ia hoʻi, he hoʻoweliweli wale iho nō ka hana, ʻaʻole e hoʻokō ʻia.

09-22-17

Hopu ʻia kekahi no ka ʻaihue malū ʻana he $5.7 miliona kālā.

ʻO ia aʻela kekahi poʻo nūhou o kēia lā, ka lā 22 o Kepakemapa, he Pōʻalima. Welina e nā makamaka. ʻO Ke Aolama kēia a penei ka nūhou.

Hopu ʻia aku nei ʻo Lola Jean Amorin no ka hana ʻāpuka. He mea lawelawe moʻowaiwai ʻo ia ma mua no Ka Piʻo ma Hawaiʻi. ʻO ia hui, he hui waiwai hoʻopuka ʻole ia nona kekahi mau hale mālama kanaka makua ma Oʻahu nei. He lawelawe i ka hana no nā mākua a me nā keiki hiki ʻole ke hana no lākou iho. ʻO Amorin, ua ʻaihue ʻo ia i ke kālā i hāʻawi ʻia iā ia e mālama ʻia no ia hui. A ʻo ka huina pau o ia kālā āna i ʻaihue ai, he $5.7 miliona a ʻoi ma nā makahiki he 10 a ʻoi, mai ka mahina ʻo Kēkēmapa o ka makahiki 2006 a i ka mahina ʻo Malaki o kēia makahiki nei. ʻO kāna mau mea i lū aku ai i ke kālā, ʻo ka huakaʻi, ka piliwaiwai, ke kaʻa, ka hoʻoponopono hale a me ka molaki no kekahi mau hale ʻehā. A hoʻopiʻi ʻia nō hoʻi ʻo Amorin no ka hana ʻāpuka ma ke kamepiula a me ka hoʻonalo ʻana i ke kumu i loaʻa ai ke kālā iā ia. ʻO ka hana ʻāpuka kamepiula, ʻo ia nā kalaima kūkonukonu loa, a ʻo ka hoʻopaʻi, he noho paʻahao no nā makahiki he 20 me ka hiki ʻole ke hoʻokuʻu koke ʻia.

He manaʻo ko ke Kalana ʻo Hawaiʻi e kūkulu i mau hale hau ʻInuika no ka poʻe hale ʻole o Kona. A ʻo ke aniani awe ka mea e kūkulu ʻia ai ua mau hale hau lā. ʻO ka nui o ka hale, he 314 kapuaʻi kuea a ʻōlelo ʻia, he ʻoi aku ka ʻoluʻolu o loko.

Eia mai kā kākou ʻōlelo noʻeau,

Wili Koʻolau.

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