Home

Home
Home2016-11-10T05:40:17-10:00

The Colorful Songwriters of Hawaiʻi

By Léo Azambuja The ‘akeke‘e is only found on Kaua‘i, and there are about 1,000 of them left. Photo by Robby Kohley Long before Polynesians arrived in the Hawaiian Islands more than a [...]

By |January 19th, 2020|Categories: Columnists, Editor's Note, Home Page Slideshow|0 Comments

UH Report: More than 150 Doctors Left Hawaiʻi in 2019

Photo contributed by UH The exodus of doctors from practice in Hawaiʻi last year was much worse than was indicated in preliminary figures released just a few months ago. In 2019, 152 doctors moved away [...]

By |January 17th, 2020|Categories: Around the Island, Features, Home Page Slideshow|0 Comments

Feral Cat Kills Rare Hawaiian Petrel Chick Involved in Scientific Study

A Hawaiian petrel chick. Photo courtesy of DLNR The recent killing of an endangered Hawaiian petrel chick involved in a tracking project highlights the continued threat of feral cats to native wildlife on [...]

By |January 15th, 2020|Categories: Akeakamai, Features, Home Page Slideshow|0 Comments

KPD Honors 91st Recruit Class Graduates

Daniel Ball, Kyle Boehm, Tyler Chinen, Anthony “Kunane” Gayagas, Christian Kaui, Gaylan “Ulu” Matagiese, Shaun McClain and Anthony “Tony” Puglia are KPD’s 91st Recruit Class. Photo courtesy of KPD The Kaua‘i Police Department [...]

By |January 13th, 2020|Categories: Around the Island, Features, Home Page Slideshow|0 Comments

State Conservation Police Sporting New Uniforms for 2020 (w/ video)

DLNR contributed photo For many years, officers of the state Department of Land and Natural Resources, Division of Conservation and Resources Enforcement have worn blue uniforms, which in some cases made it difficult [...]

By |January 11th, 2020|Categories: Around the Island, Features, Home Page Slideshow|0 Comments

‘Rice Street Reveal’ Event with Music, Food, Vendors Sunday

Left to right, CKaweeks, Graffreaky, Mung Monster, Marko, San, Laycie Love, East 3, TKay, Carol Yotsuda and Chris during the 2018 Rice Street Block Party. The public is invited to the Rice Street [...]

By |January 9th, 2020|Categories: Around the Island, Features, Home Page Slideshow|0 Comments

Registration for Boys and Girls Basketball Begins Wednesday

County officials are announcing that registration for boys and girls basketball, grades fifth through eighth, begins Jan. 8, according to a County of Kaua‘i news release. The cost for each participant is $30. Registration will [...]

By |January 7th, 2020|Categories: Around the Island, Features, Home Page Slideshow|0 Comments

DLNR Holding Public Hearing on Updates for Lobster, Crab Rules Updates Tuesday

Hawaiian spiny lobster. Photo courtesy of NOAA In an effort to facilitate compliance with the rules regulating the take, possession and sale of Samoan crab, Kona crab and lobsters in state waters, the [...]

By |January 5th, 2020|Categories: Around the Island, Features, Home Page Slideshow|0 Comments

Committee on the Status of Women Presents Human Trafficking Forum

The Kaua‘i Committee on the Status of Women invites the public to a forum on Human Trafficking from 5 to 7 p.m., on Thursday, Jan. 9, at the Līhu‘e Civic Center’s Mo‘ikeha Building in Meeting [...]

By |January 3rd, 2020|Categories: Around the Island, Features, Home Page Slideshow|0 Comments