Thursdays at 7:30pm
Encore: Saturdays at 12:30 pm
HIKI NŌ is the first and only weekly student news show with a statewide network of schools. Under their teachers’ guidance, students from over 80 public, private and charter schools from across the islands share stories from their communities to Hawaii and the world.
This program will also encore on Sunday at 3:00 pm.
Thurs., May 5, 7:30 pm
TOP STORY: Students from Kapaa High School on Kauai report on an organic, 21st Century twist on an iconic Hawaii treat – shave ice. For decades, shave ice, brought to Hawaii by the Japanese, consisted of brightly and artificially colored syrup on shaved ice in a paper cone. Today, entrepreneurs on Kauai have […]
Thurs., Apr. 28, 7:30 pm
TOP STORY: Students from Kua O ka La Milolii Hipuu Virtual Academy Public Charter School on Hawaii Island tell the story of traditional opelu fishing in the remote South Kona fishing village of Milolii. For many Milolii residents, opelu fishing is more than a tradition – it is a means of survival. Families […]
Thurs., Apr. 21, 7:30 pm
TOP STORY: Students from Ka Waihona o ka Naauao Public Charter School in Nanakuli on Oahu tell the story of Joseph Kekuku, the Native Hawaiian musician from Laie who discovered the Hawaiian Steel Guitar over 100 years ago. Legend has it that Kekuku accidentally dropped his comb on the strings of his guitar […]
Thurs., Apr. 14, 7:30 pm
TOP STORY Students from Waianae High School in West Oahu present their story, “Without Home”, about the Hale Aole homeless encampment near the boat harbor in Waianae. What makes Hale Aole different from other homeless encampments on Oahu is that the residents have established a set of rules for their community and take […]
Thurs., Apr. 7, 7:30 pm
This special edition of HIKI NŌ highlights some of the best stories from the winter quarter of the 2015-16 school year. Besides being excellent stories, the features in this compilation were also selected for how they reflect the values of Generation Z: people born in 1995 or later. HIKI NŌ students, currently middle and […]