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Headlines from the last 7 days are listed below. To view additional news, please go to the Press Releases main page.

Friday, October 2, 2015
A section of Eiwa Street to close Oct. 6 for repaving

LĪHU'E – The public is advised that a section of Eiwa Street adjacent to the Hardy Street intersection will be closed on Oct. 6 for repaving. Work hours will be from 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. While the work is underway, The Kaua‘i Bus will be rerouted through the Līhu‘e Civic Center (LCC) parking lot. The pick-up/drop-off point on Eiwa Street will be at the parking lot side of the current location.

Friday, October 2, 2015
Two men apprehended at Kauai High School for unlawfully carrying firearm
LĪHU'E  – Two male subjects were taken into police custody Wednesday afternoon after a rifle was found  in their vehicle while parked at Kauai High School. The men are not affiliated with the school. 

Wednesday, September 30, 2015
Kaua‘i Made, Kaua‘i Grown show set for Oct. 6

LĪHU'E – A special show spotlighting the vendors in the Kaua‘i Made and Kaua‘i Grown programs will be held on Tuesday, Oct. 6 at the Kaua‘i War Memorial Convention Hall. The event kicks off at 11:15 a.m. with a mini fashion-type show titled “Strut Your Stuff”. From 12 to 2 p.m., the public will have the opportunity to shop for locally made products available through the Kaua‘i Made vendors as well as check out an informational booth on the Kaua‘i Grown program.

Wednesday, September 30, 2015
Committee on the Status of Women set to “Paint the Town Pink”

LĪHU‘E – The Kaua‘i Committee on the Status of Women (KCSW) will be getting pink on purpose. The public is invited to join the KCSW for a Breast Cancer Awareness walk titled “Paint the Town Pink.” The event will be held on Wednesday, Oct. 7, starting at 11:15 the Līhu‘e Civic Center (LCC), Mo‘ikeha Building. 

Wednesday, September 30, 2015
Prius added to county’s vehicle and equipment auction

LĪHU‘E – County officials today announced that a Prius has been added to the list of vehicles and equipment that will be included in the upcoming county auction. The auction is scheduled to begin on Thursday, Oct. 1.

Tuesday, September 29, 2015
Public invited to meetings for Kauai Water Use and Development Plan update

LIHUE – The Department of Water (DOW) will hold its first round of public information meetings for the Kauai Water Use and Development Plan (KWUDP) update, Oct. 20 through Oct. 29.

Tuesday, September 29, 2015
Online survey conducted on adolescent treatment & healing center

LĪHU‘E – Life’s Choices Kaua‘i, which is part of the Office of the Mayor, is conducting a survey about services for an adolescent treatment and healing center (ATHC) that will be built off of Ma‘alo Road in Kapaia. 

Tuesday, September 29, 2015
Multi-agency search continues for missing Kapa‘a man

LĪHU'E –Police, firefighters, and personnel from the state Department of Land and Natural Resources (DLNR) are searching for a missing Kapa‘a man and is asking for the public’s assistance in locating him. 

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