special feature

Changing Factors in Hawai‘i’s Storm Risk


This episode’s INSIGHTS Kaua‘i mayoral candidate discussion with Dustin Barca and incumbent Bernard Carvalho has been postponed due to Tropical Storm Ana. We will discuss the approaching storm instead.


Host Malia Mattoch will be joined by:


Robert Ballard
Science and Operations Officer
Central Pacific Hurricane Center/Weather Forecast Office


Gary Barnes
University of Hawai‘i Meteorology Department


Doug Mayne
Vice Director
Hawai‘i State Civil Defense



Hosted by Farrington High School


This episode of HIKI NŌ is hosted by students from Farrington High School on Oahu.


Top Story:
Students from Iolani School on Oahu tell the story of a young Iolani graduate who, despite becoming a quadruple amputee due to a devastating disease, continues to live life with grace and appreciation. She visits her alma mater, sharing her inspiring message of perseverance.


Also Featured:
Students at Maui Waena Intermediate School on Maui explore the controversy surrounding  the construction of a new Central Maui Sports Complex; students at Kainalu Elementary School on Oahu profile a Kailua woman who shares the art of ribbon-lei-making with people from around the world; students at Mid-Pacific Institute on Oahu show how science and spiritualism are coming to the aid of a historic Waikiki icon — the Moana Hotel’s majestic banyan tree; students at Lahainaluna High School on Maui share the story of a Lahaina woman who proudly maintains her Hawaiian heritage through pau riding; students at Waiakea High School on Hawaii Island spotlight a locally owned surf company in Kapaa, Kauai that gives back by supporting the community’s sports teams.