Katrina Valcourt

Katrina ValcourtKatrina Valcourt came onboard the HONOLULU team as assistant managing editor after Honolulu Weekly, where she was the managing/calendar editor, unexpectedly bit the dust in 2013. Before that, she worked as a video production assistant, studied abroad in Berlin and Florence, and graduated from UH with a major in communication and a minor in English. She’s originally from a teeny town called 100 Mile House in British Columbia, Canada, but she hasn’t been in a snowball fight since 1995. She is now the managing editor of HONOLULU and likes to sew sock squids.

  

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Stories by Katrina

50 First Dates: 145 Thoughts We Had While Watching “Love Is Blind” with Netflix Party

What better time to watch strangers get engaged without ever meeting face-to-face than while practicing social distancing ourselves?
2020.03.27 09:00 PM

What You Need to Know About the Coronavirus in Hawai‘i Today: March 27, 2020

Two more free testing sites will open this weekend, the YMCA offers childcare to essential workers and the bus changes its weekday schedule.
2020.03.27 06:33 PM

9 Things You Didn’t Know About Prince Jonah Kūhiō Kalaniana‘ole

Say Happy Birthday to a prince who could pass laws and throw punches.
2020.03.26 07:00 PM

HONOLULU Staff Favorites: The Green Witch Apothecary Shrubs

For this installment of local products you can buy online, in grocery stores or straight from the producer, we spotlight drinking vinegars from a small Kailua-based brand.
2020.03.23 03:38 PM

Here Are The Most Interesting Things I Found on Facebook Marketplace

Let’s make a deal.
2020.02.28 06:05 PM

Your Ultimate Guide to The Aloha Comedy Festival This Weekend

From February 27–29, catch performances by more than 60 comedians at six venues in Downtown Honolulu.
2020.02.25 12:54 PM

The 13 Best Things to do This Week

Celebrate local beer, attend a film festival for Black History Month, play bingo with some queens and more.
2020.02.19 07:00 AM

Valentine’s Dates for Every Couple: Arts and Entertainment

There are plenty of events happening this Valentine’s weekend, including a yacht party, planetarium show, opera and Pow! Wow! Hawai‘i block party.
2020.02.13 05:20 PM

The 14 Best Breakfast Dishes (and Where to Get Them)

Breakfasts of champions to fuel up for the day ahead.
2020.02.12 12:54 PM

A Special Valentine’s Day Taste Test: We Tried 8 Sugarfina Cocktail Gummies

Sorry Ryan Reynolds, you may be hot, but your gin candy is not. Find out which one made it to last call.
2020.02.06 12:00 PM

First Look: Betty’s Burgers, A New Diner Near UH Mānoa

Betty’s scores big with fresh-baked buns, killer shakes and crisp steak fries. But its smash burgers need refining.
2020.02.05 01:29 PM

Afterthoughts: Google Maps Can’t Keep Up with the Rapidly Changing Face of Honolulu

Takin’ it to the streets.
2020.02.04 01:26 PM
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