Scott Snair raised his prices before the pandemic shut down travel. When things got tough, that decision helped him stay in business.
Workers freed of geographic constraints may want to relocate, and Hawaii wants to capitalize on their mobility and skills.
The pandemic has largely halted tourism, and Manu Powers has had to lay off most of her staff.
The state has dialed back mandatory quarantines for visitors if they test negative for COVID-19.
The Hawaii Department of Education is working with teachers to try to solve the problem of low pay that has persisted for decades.
Honolulu’s housing market is one of the most expensive in the country.
Southwest flights to Hawaii will start in small Californian airports, possibly as soon as this month.
Coffee farmers in Hawaii are citing volcanic activity for a poor harvest.