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Congrats to KCC’s 2017 Spring Grads

The Kaua‘i Community College held its 2017 commencement ceremonies at Vidinha Stadium in Lihu‘e May 12. Congratulations to all the University of Hawaiʻi graduates across the state, including KCC graduates, who got their degrees at UH spring 2017 commencement ceremonies over the last couple weeks. A primary resource center and gathering place in Līhuʻe for [...]

By | 2017-05-17T12:21:02+00:00 May 20th, 2017|0 Comments

Military Appreciation Potluck for Kawaihau Boardwalk Tonight at Lydgate Park

When completed, the Kawaihau Boardwalk will connect the residential Kawaihau Road area to the coastal stretch of Ke Ala Hele Makalae with a walkable, bikeable route. Image courtesy of Kaua‘i Path Kauai Path and friends are hosting a potluck, BYOB Appreciation Night for the 25 Innovative Readiness Training military personnel who are now [...]

By | 2017-05-17T12:15:35+00:00 May 18th, 2017|0 Comments

Repairs to Close Parking Lot at Ha‘ena State Park, Hanakapi‘ai Trail Friday

Ke‘e Beach, Ha‘ena State Park. Photo courtesy of DLNR The main parking lot at Ha‘ena State Park will be closed all day Friday to complete an ongoing maintenance project, as well as tree trimming and removal of ironwood trees adjacent to the parking lot, according to a news release from the state Department [...]

By | 2017-05-16T15:30:03+00:00 May 16th, 2017|0 Comments

DLNR Enforces Kalalau, Arrests 17 for Closed Area Violations

State Department of Land and Natural Resources officers are seen here issuing citations in Kalalau. Photo courtesy of DLNR Officers form the state Department of Land and Natural Resources arrested 17 people at the Kalalau Section of the Napali Coast State Wilderness Park, during a pair of law enforcement sweeps earlier last week, [...]

By | 2017-05-14T18:41:30+00:00 May 15th, 2017|0 Comments

Bicycling Skills for Adults Class Saturday

Tommy Noyes is seen here helping a student during a bicycle safety class in Kapaa. Contributed photo Would you like to feel steadier and more confident when riding your bicycle? Well, this your chance to achieve this, and have fun while doing it. Tomy Noyes, from the community nonprofit organization Kaua‘i Path, will [...]

By | 2017-05-12T08:48:02+00:00 May 11th, 2017|0 Comments

Back-Bending Workshop, Meditation at Bikram Yoga Kaua‘i

Bikram Yoga Kaua‘i, the island’s only Bikram Yoga certified studio, has a handful of exciting events planned for this month. Students can now sign up for Ksenia Kolieva's back bending clinic this upcoming weekend. Students will learn several techniques for opening the spine in this intensive two-hour back-bending workshop with Kolieva, Saturday starting at 11:30 [...]

By | 2017-05-10T20:50:04+00:00 May 10th, 2017|0 Comments

DLNR: Rainbow Trout Season in Koke‘e Starts June 17

Anglers are seen here fishing trout in Koke‘e. Photo courtesy DLNR The state Department of Land and Natural Resources announced last week the open fishing season for rainbow trout in the Koke‘e Public Fishing Area starts June 17. Anglers may fish daily from June 17 to Sept. 30,. Fishing hours will be from [...]

By | 2017-05-08T23:39:34+00:00 May 9th, 2017|0 Comments

Paid Summer Ag Internships Available

This summer, Kaua‘i students with an interest in agriculture or related fields will have the opportunity to explore their career interests, network and build their experience, skills, and knowledge. The internship includes 6-week and 8-week program options that begin in June, based out of Hale Puna in Waimea and Malama Kaua‘i’s Community Farm in Kalihiwai. [...]

By | 2017-05-02T19:38:40+00:00 May 6th, 2017|0 Comments

Rescued Hawaiian Short-Eared Owl Released

A pueo rescued in March and taken to the Save our Shearwaters facility was released April 28 in Kalāheo. Photo courtesy of DLNR After more than a month of rehabilitation, a pueo (Hawaiian Short-Eared Owl) was released last week on private ranch land in west Kaua‘i. The release site is near to where [...]

By | 2017-05-02T19:28:35+00:00 May 5th, 2017|0 Comments

First Hawaiian Bank in Līhu‘e Robbed, Police Searching for Suspect

Suspect at Lihu‘e First Hawaiian Bank is a dark male, about 5-feet, 11-inches tall, possibly in his 50s. Photo courtesy County of Kaua‘i   Kaua'i police are searching for the man responsible for robbing the First Hawaiian Bank on Rice Street in Līhu‘e Thursday morning, according to a country press release. The suspect [...]

By | 2017-05-04T12:54:44+00:00 May 4th, 2017|0 Comments