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Three-car crash causes highway lane closure
[published: Wednesday, April 23, 2014]
KOLOA – A three-car crash caused traffic delays and minor injuries along Kaumuali‘i Highway in Kōloa on Wednesday. read more ...

Police identify body recovered in Kalalau
[published: Tuesday, April 22, 2014]
KALALAU – Police have identified the man who was found dead in Kalalau Valley Thursday as Daniel Foster, age 31 of Frisco, TX. read more ...

Haleko Road to close for tree trimming on April 26-27
[published: Monday, April 21, 2014]
LĪHU‘E – Haleko Road will be closed for tree trimming and road maintenance work this weekend, April 26 and 27, from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. read more ...

Green waste not accepted at Hanalei transfer station
[published: Monday, April 21, 2014]
HANALEI -- The Hanalei refuse transfer station is not accepting green waste today due to muddy conditions at the facility. read more ...

Pictorial exhibit spotlights Community Development Week
[published: Monday, April 21, 2014]
LĪHU‘E – In recognition of April 21 to 25 as National Community Development Week, the County Housing Agency is having a pictorial exhibit at the Līhu‘e Civic Center, Pi’ikoi Building. The public is invited to stroll through the breezeway to view the exhibit and learn how the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) and HOME Investment Partnerships (HOME) programs make it possible for Kaua‘i organizations to sponsor activities or programs that meet the needs of the community.
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Police recover body from Kalalau Valley
[published: Saturday, April 19, 2014]
KALALAU – Police and fire rescuers recovered a male body from Kalalau Valley Thursday afternoon.  read more ...

Police recover body from Kalalau Valley
[published: Saturday, April 19, 2014]
KALALAU – Police and fire rescuers recovered a male body from Kalalau Valley Thursday afternoon.  read more ...

KPD seeking applicants for Police Services Officer
[published: Friday, April 18, 2014]
LĪHU'E – The Kaua'i Police Department is encouraging interested individuals to apply to become a police services officer.
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Prosecutor’s Office concludes review of officer-involved shooting
[published: Thursday, April 17, 2014]
LĪHU'E – Following a police investigation, the Office of the Prosecuting Attorney has concluded its review of the police-involved shooting of Mason Saio that occurred on August 16, 2013.  read more ...

Police make arrest in WalMart “noxious odor” case
[published: Thursday, April 17, 2014]
LIHUE – A Līhu‘e man was arrested Tuesday afternoon in connection with a “noxious odor” complaint that forced a full evacuation of the Līhu‘e WalMart last month and caused several customers to become ill.  read more ...

Female visitor drowns in waters off Hā‘ena
[published: Thursday, April 17, 2014]
HAENA – Ocean Safety officials confirmed that a female visitor, age 65 of Washington state, drowned in waters off Hā‘ena Beach Park Wednesday afternoon. read more ...

Notice of voter registration postcard mailout
[published: Thursday, April 17, 2014]
LĪHU‘E -- The Elections Division of the Office of the County Clerk will be mailing Yellow Notice of Voter Registration Postcards to all voters on April 21, 2014. Also known as the “Yellow Card,” the postcard provides election dates and information for the upcoming elections. read more ...

Repair work to Hanalei transfer station extended
[published: Thursday, April 17, 2014]
HANALEI – Repairs to the mixed waste hopper at the Hanalei refuse transfer station have been extended at least until noon today, possibly until the end of the day. read more ...

County supports Project Graduation
[published: Wednesday, April 16, 2014]

LĪHU‘E –  Every year hundreds of graduating seniors spend graduation night in a safe, alcohol- and drug-free environment, thanks to the support of the Department of Education, parents, volunteers, local business and community groups.

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Kīpū car crash causes highway closure Wednesday morning
[published: Wednesday, April 16, 2014]
KĪPŪ – Police shut down both lanes of Kaumuali‘i Highway in Kīpū for roughly an hour Wednesday morning following a two-car collision.  read more ...

County offers Fair Housing training
[published: Wednesday, April 16, 2014]
LĪHU‘E – In recognition of April being Fair Housing Month, the Housing Agency is sponsoring free training on the Fair Housing law on Tuesday, April 29. There will be two sessions at the Līhu‘e Civic Center, Pi‘ikoi Building, rooms A and B. The first session, from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m., is geared toward property and resident managers, housing agents, homeowners’ association board members, landlords, as well as security and police officers. The afternoon session, from 1 to 4:30 p.m., is for tenants, Section 8 clients and the general public.
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Water conservation request lifted for Hanapēpē
[published: Wednesday, April 16, 2014]
HANAPĒPĒ – The water conservation request for the Hanapepe Cliffside area has been rescinded as of midnight Tuesday. Water systems in the area are now in full operation. read more ...

Water conservation request for Hanapēpē
[published: Tuesday, April 15, 2014]
HANAPĒPĒ – The Department of Water (DOW) has issued a water conservation request for the Hanapepe Cliffside area until further notice to allow the water tank in the area time to refill. Residences and businesses located on Moi Road and all branching streets are asked to limit water consumption to essential uses only.
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County announces holiday closures
[published: Tuesday, April 15, 2014]
LĪHU‘E – County offices, along with all refuse transfer stations, the Kekaha Landfill, Kaua'i Resource Center and the Kapa‘a and Waimea swimming pools, will be closed on Friday, April 18 in observance of Good Friday. Residential refuse pick-up will not be affected by the holiday; it will continue as scheduled.
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Kaua‘i dispatchers recognized during National Public Safety Telecommunications Week
[published: Monday, April 14, 2014]
LĪHU'E – The Kaua‘i Police Department recognizes the department’s dispatchers this week in honor of National Public Safety Telecommunications Week, April 13 through 19.  read more ...

Two-car crash results in injuries, road closure
[published: Monday, April 14, 2014]
PRINCEVILLE – Police responded to a two-car crash in Princeville Sunday afternoon that resulted in non-life threatening injuries and a full closure of Kūhiō Highway.  read more ...

Loose mixed waste not accepted at Hanalei transfer station due to repairs
[published: Monday, April 14, 2014]
HANALEI – Loose mixed waste will not be accepted at the Hanalei refuse transfer station for approximately three days starting at 12 p.m. today. The temporary suspension of this service will allow for the replacement of mechanical components on the mixed waste hopper.
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Man injured in Kekaha crash
[published: Sunday, April 13, 2014]

KEKAHA  – A man is hospitalized in stable condition at The Queen’s Medical Center on O‘ahu this evening following a single vehicle crash in Kekaha early Saturday morning.

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Kōloa crash results in injuries
[published: Friday, April 11, 2014]
KOLOA – Two Koloa men were hospitalized following a single-vehicle crash on Lāwa‘i Beach Road in Kōloa late Thursday night.  read more ...

10 Kaua‘i kupuna to be honored at Older American Recognition Ceremony
[published: Thursday, April 10, 2014]
LĪHU‘E – Every May, communities across the country show their gratitude for the countless contributions and sacrifices made by older adults that ensure a better life for future generations. This year, 10 Kaua‘i kupuna, who were nominated for the Outstanding Older Americans awards, will be honored next month at the 48th annual Older American Recognition Ceremony.
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Waimea water outage set for April 9
[published: Tuesday, April 08, 2014]
WAIMEA -- The Department of Water (DOW) has scheduled a water outage for the Waimea area on Wednesday, April 9 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., weather permitting. The shutdown will allow the DOW to upgrade its existing system. During the shutdown, customers along Menehune Road, Gay Road and Menehune Place will have no water service. A detailed map of all affected streets can be viewed online at www.kauaiwater.org.
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Police arrest robbery suspect
[published: Tuesday, April 08, 2014]
LĪHU'E – Kaua'i police have arrested a suspect wanted in connection with a robbery that occurred near Lydgate Park in February. read more ...

KPAL raises funds for new youth center; Local citizen and company pledge support
[published: Tuesday, April 08, 2014]
LĪHU'E – The Kaua'i Police Activities League (KPAL) is seeking donations from the community in order to rebuild its Līhu'e youth center. A local citizen recently pledged a generous donation, but the donation requires that KPAL raise a matching amount.  read more ...

More than 100 people rescued from Hanakāpī‘ai
[published: Monday, April 07, 2014]
HANAKĀPĪ'AI – The Kaua‘i Fire Department this morning completed their rescue of a total of 121 stranded hikers from Hanakāpī‘ai along the Kalalau Trail, after fast-flowing waters made the Hanakāpī‘ai stream impassable since yesterday afternoon.  read more ...

60-70 hikers stranded at Hanakapiai, 23 others rescued
[published: Monday, April 07, 2014]
HANAKAPIAI -- An estimated 90 hikers or more were stranded at Hanakapiai yesterday evening due to the rising stream, which made the crossing treacherous. Rescuers aboard Air 1 were able to fly 23 people out to safety before darkness set in. The rest of the hikers spent the night in the valley along with two rescue specialists.
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Visitor airlifted from Waimea Canyon
[published: Sunday, April 06, 2014]
KOKEE -- A 25-year-old male visitor from Buffalo, New York was airlifted from the Waimea Canyon this morning at approximately 7:37 a.m. after spending the night in the area. He was flown to Waimea Canyon School Park and was released as he did not sustain any injuries. read more ...

Pedestrian struck by vehicle at Menehune Fishpond lookout
[published: Saturday, April 05, 2014]
NIUMALU – A 26-year-old Lihue woman is in stable, but guarded condition at Wilcox Hospital after being struck last night by a vehicle at the Menehune Fishpond lookout.
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CERT announces upcoming training in Waimea
[published: Friday, April 04, 2014]
WAIMEA – The Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) begins its next training in Waimea this month.  read more ...

KPD steps up enforcement during Distracted Driving Awareness Month
[published: Friday, April 04, 2014]
LĪHU'E – The Kaua'i Police Department is increasing enforcement of Hawai'i’s distracted driving laws in support of “National Distracted Driving Awareness Month.”  read more ...

Single-vehicle crash causes lane closure on Kaumuali‘i Highway
[published: Thursday, April 03, 2014]
KOLOA – A single-vehicle crash on Kaumuali‘i Highway caused a one-lane closure and traffic delays for afternoon commuters in Kōloa on Wednesday. read more ...

Traffic advisory for Saturday’s Celebration of Stella Burgess at Poipu Beach Park
[published: Thursday, April 03, 2014]
POIPU – A large crowd is expected to gather at Po‘ipū Beach Park on Saturday, between 10 a.m. and 5 p.m., for a community-organized celebration to honor the late Stella Burgess. read more ...

Tsunami advisory cancelled
[published: Wednesday, April 02, 2014]
LĪHU‘E – The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center cancelled the tsunami advisory for the State of Hawai‘i at 7:25 a.m. this morning. read more ...

Kaua‘i under tsunami advisory
[published: Tuesday, April 01, 2014]
LĪHU‘E – An 8.2 magnitude earthquake off the coast of northern Chile this afternoon has resulted in the State of Hawai‘i being placed under a tsunami advisory effective as of 5:45 p.m. this evening. read more ...

Water outage scheduled for Kapa‘a area Thursday
[published: Tuesday, April 01, 2014]
KAPA‘A – The Department of Water (DOW) has scheduled a water outage for customers along Ulu, Koa, Mamane and Ohia streets on Thursday, April 3, from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m., weather permitting. The shutdown will allow the DOW to replace an old defective hydrant and appurtenance, and make needed distribution line repairs.  read more ...

Hardy Street improvements to be discussed at April 9 meeting
[published: Tuesday, April 01, 2014]
LĪHU'E – The design team for the Hardy Street improvements will provide an update on their project next week at an open house/public information meeting. The event will be held on Wednesday, April 9, from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Wilcox Elementary School cafeteria. The doors will open at 5 p.m. to provide the public with the opportunity to view the project displays prior to the formal presentation, which will begin at 6 p.m. Light refreshments will be served.
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Bicyclist released from hospital following traffic crash
[published: Monday, March 31, 2014]

LĪHU'E – A 41-year-old Kalāheo man was hospitalized Saturday afternoon after being struck by a car while riding his bicycle along Kaumuali‘i Highway in Kaumakani.

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Source of odor undetermined following WalMart evacuation
[published: Sunday, March 30, 2014]
LIHUE – The Kaua‘i Fire Department’s HAZMAT crew and a representative from the state Department of Health were unable to determine the source of an odor that forced the evacuation of WalMart in Līhu‘e earlier today. read more ...

Noxious odor forces WalMart evacuation; HAZMAT responds
[published: Sunday, March 30, 2014]
LIHUE – Complaints of a noxious odor at the Līhu‘e WalMart resulted in a full evacuation of the store Sunday morning. read more ...

Noxious odor forces WalMart evacuation; HAZMAT responds
[published: Sunday, March 30, 2014]
LIHUE – Complaints of a noxious odor at the Līhu‘e WalMart resulted in a full evacuation of the store Sunday morning. read more ...

County accepting applications online for summer intern program
[published: Friday, March 28, 2014]
LĪHU'E – County officials announced today that applications are now being accepted online at www.kauai.gov for the summer intern program. The deadline to apply for the program is Tuesday, April 15.
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Officer of the Month recognized at Police Commission meeting
[published: Friday, March 28, 2014]
LĪHU'E – Kaua'i Police Chief Darryl D. Perry, along with the County of Kaua'i Police Commission, recognized the department’s Officer of the Month at Friday’s commission meeting held at the Pi‘ikoi Building. read more ...

County partners with local retailers on household battery recycling program
[published: Friday, March 28, 2014]
LĪHU'E – In an effort to increase awareness about its household battery recycling program, the county has partnered with local retailers around the island. “A number of retailers have jumped on the recycling bandwagon and have agreed to set up point of purchase signage with tear sheets so anyone purchasing batteries can take home a piece of paper that has detailed information about how to recycle batteries,” said Laura Kelly, county recycling specialist. “It’s so nice to be able to partner with companies that are committed to doing what they can to divert waste from our landfill and are helping to keep Kaua‘i beautiful.”
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Groundbreaking held for Rice Camp Senior Housing
[published: Friday, March 28, 2014]
LĪHU‘E – A groundbreaking ceremony was held last week to mark the beginning of construction of the Rice Camp Senior Housing, phase one, an affordable rental complex for seniors in Līhu‘e. The project will add 60 units to the island’s inventory with six single-story buildings of six units each, and one two-story building with 24 units.
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Līhu‘e man sentenced to prison for Terroristic Threatening and Domestic Abuse
[published: Friday, March 28, 2014]
LIHUE – Dominic Joshua Keoki Dabin, age 38 of Lihue, was sentenced Thursday to five years in prison for threatening his family members with a knife and abusing his wife.  read more ...

Deputy County Clerk Jade Tanigawa selected PBN finalist
[published: Thursday, March 27, 2014]
LĪHU‘E -- Within the walls of the Historic County Building and neighboring Annex Building, the Office of the County Clerk, encompassing the Council Services and Elections Division, quietly and efficiently prepares for the Kaua‘i County Council’s weekly meetings, responds to inquiries from the public and prepares for the upcoming election year with the highest standard of service. At the helm of the operation is Jade K. Fountain-Tanigawa, Deputy County Clerk of the County of Kaua‘i’s Office of the County Clerk.
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Portion of Kuli Road to close for repairs starting next week
[published: Tuesday, March 25, 2014]
KALĀHEO – Starting Wednesday, April 2, the Roads Division will be doing repair work on Kuli Road in Kalāheo between residences numbered 4675 and 4685. The project will entail the removal and replacement of worn out sections of the concrete roadway, and is expected to be completed by April 23.
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County announces holiday closures
[published: Friday, March 21, 2014]
LĪHU‘E – County offices, along with all refuse transfer stations, the Kekaha Landfill, Kaua'i Resource Center, and Kapa‘a and Waimea swimming pools will be closed on Wednesday, March 26 in observance of Prince Kūhi‘ō Day. The Kaua‘i Bus will be operating on a modified schedule on the holiday.
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Experts to cover the latest trends in illicit drug use at Drug Summit
[published: Wednesday, March 19, 2014]
LĪHU‘E – Life’s Choices Kaua‘i is sponsoring a two-day Drug Summit next week in partnership with the Coalition for a Drug-Free Hawai‘i and Smart Approaches to Marijuana (SAM) that will feature well-known speakers from the mainland and Hawai‘i. The event will be held on March 27 and 28 at the Kaua‘i Marriott Resort. On Thursday, a morning session is scheduled from 9:30 a.m. to 1:45 p.m., and an evening session will be held from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Friday’s meeting will run from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.
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Police arrest suspect in connection with Kīlauea shooting
[published: Monday, March 17, 2014]
KILAUEA – Kaua‘i police have arrested a suspect in connection with a shooting that occurred in Kīlauea Sunday afternoon. read more ...

Conviction upheld in 2011 Nāwiliwili robbery
[published: Monday, March 17, 2014]
LIHUE – The Hawaii Supreme Court on Thursday denied Defendant Kekoa J. K. Krueger’s Application for a Writ of Certiorari on the November 29, 2013 Intermediate Court of Appeals Memorandum Opinion, upholding Defendant’s 2012 conviction for Robbery in the Second Degree.  read more ...

Police respond to shooting in Kilauea
[published: Sunday, March 16, 2014]

KĪLAUEA – A portion of Kīlauea Road remains closed this evening as police attempt to bring a suspect in a shooting incident into custody.

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Kaua‘i records first drowning in waters off Po‘ipū
[published: Friday, March 14, 2014]
POIPU – A 79-year-old male visitor died Thursday morning while snorkeling in waters fronting Lāwa‘i Beach Resort in Po‘ipū.  read more ...

Mayor delivers budget proposal to Council
[published: Friday, March 14, 2014]

LĪHU‘E –  The proposed fiscal year 2015 budget proposal was delivered to the Kaua‘i County Council today, per requirements of the Kaua‘i County Charter.

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KPD is asking for help with finding runaway
[published: Friday, March 14, 2014]
LĪHU'E – The Kaua'i Police Department is asking for the public’s help with finding a runaway. read more ...

One-vehicle crash results in fatality
[published: Friday, March 14, 2014]
LIHUE – Kaua‘i police have confirmed this year’s second traffic fatality following a single-vehicle collision that occurred in Līhu‘e early Friday morning. read more ...

Sex offender receives ten-year prison sentence
[published: Tuesday, March 11, 2014]
LĪHU'E – Justin K. Espinueva, age 30 of Hanamaulu, was sentenced Tuesday to 10 years in prison for a pair of sexual assault cases dating back to 2006 and 2007.  read more ...

Update on aircraft crash in Polihale
[published: Tuesday, March 11, 2014]
POLIHALE – Firefighters have recovered the bodies of the pilot and passenger involved in Tuesday’s aircraft crash in Waiakamoo Valley in Polihale. read more ...

Rescuers confirm two fatalities in ultralight crash
[published: Tuesday, March 11, 2014]
POLIHALE – The Kaua‘i Fire Department has confirmed that Tuesday morning’s ultralight crash resulted in two fatalities. Originally believed to be located in Kokee, officials are now describing the crash site as Waiakamoo Valley in Polihale, below Kokee.  read more ...

Ultralight crashes in Kokee Valley; Rescuers confirm at least one fatality
[published: Tuesday, March 11, 2014]
KOKE’E – Rescue officials have confirmed that an ultralight crash that occurred in Kokee this morning has resulted in at least one fatality.  read more ...

Kaua'i Bus changes to take effect March 17
[published: Monday, March 10, 2014]
LĪHU'E – To address the issue of overcrowded buses during peak times, The Kaua‘i Bus will be expanding its services starting next week. read more ...

Mayor’s State of the County address set for March 17
[published: Monday, March 10, 2014]
LĪHU‘E – The public is invited to attend Mayor Bernard Carvalho, Jr.’s State of the County address on Monday, March 17. The event will begin at 8:30 a.m. at the Līhu'e Civic Center, Mo’ikeha courtyard. In the presentation, the mayor will provide an overview of his fiscal year 2015 budget submittal.
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Committee on the Status of Women celebrates Women’s History Month
[published: Monday, March 10, 2014]
LĪHU‘E – In recognition of March being Women’s History Month, the Kaua‘i County Committee on the Status of Women (CSW) will host a special presentation by U.S. Rep. Tulsi Gabbard. The event will be held at the Kaua‘i Museum on Wednesday, March 19 from 6 to 8 p.m.
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High surf warning for north and west facing shores
[published: Thursday, March 06, 2014]
Ocean Safety officials are alerting the public about a High Surf Warning in effect from 10 a.m. Friday until 6 a.m. Sunday for all north and west-facing shores of Kaua‘i and Ni‘ihau.  read more ...

High surf warning for north and west facing shores
[published: Thursday, March 06, 2014]
Ocean Safety officials are alerting the public about a High Surf Warning in effect from 10 a.m. Friday until 6 a.m. Sunday for all north and west-facing shores of Kaua‘i and Ni‘ihau.  read more ...

Police investigate cause of Kapa‘a fire
[published: Wednesday, March 05, 2014]
KAPAA – Police are investigating the cause of a fire that broke out early Wednesday morning at Supercuts at the Kaua‘i Shopping Village in Kapa‘a.  read more ...

Driver arrested following fatal traffic crash
[published: Wednesday, March 05, 2014]
KILAUEA – Police have arrested the driver involved in a fatal traffic crash in Kīlauea Tuesday night. read more ...

North Shore beaches closed due to high surf
[published: Wednesday, March 05, 2014]
HANALEI - All North Shore beaches, from the Hanalei Pavilion to Kee Beach are closed to swimming today due to high surf conditions. Ocean Safety officials report wave heights of up to 20 feet in these areas.  read more ...

Construction underway at Isenberg basketball court
[published: Wednesday, March 05, 2014]
LĪHU‘E – Hoopsters can look forward to a new basketball court at Isenberg Park in Līhu‘e. Construction started yesterday and is expected to be completed in June.
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One dead, three injured following Kilauea traffic crash
[published: Wednesday, March 05, 2014]
KILAUEA – Police continue to investigate a fatal three-car collision that occurred Tuesday night on Kuhio Highway in Kilauea, just south of Wailapa Road.  read more ...

CERT announces upcoming islandwide trainings
[published: Tuesday, March 04, 2014]
LĪHU'E – The Community Emergency Response Training (CERT) continues this week in Kalāheo, with upcoming classes in Hanalei, Kīlauea and Līhu‘e. read more ...

High surf warning for north and west facing shores
[published: Friday, February 28, 2014]
Ocean Safety officials are alerting the public about a High Surf Warning in effect from 6 p.m. Saturday until 6 a.m. Monday for all north and west-facing shores along Kaua‘i and Ni‘ihau.
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Free roping clinic for young ropers scheduled March 7-9
[published: Friday, February 28, 2014]
KAPA‘A – The Department of Parks and Recreation is sponsoring a free roping clinic for young ropers from Friday, March 7 through Sunday, March 9 at Farias Cattle Company in Kapa‘a.  read more ...

Free roping clinic for young ropers scheduled March 7-9
[published: Friday, February 28, 2014]
KAPA‘A – The Department of Parks and Recreation is sponsoring a free roping clinic for young ropers from Friday, March 7 through Sunday, March 9 at Farias Cattle Company in Kapa‘a.  read more ...

Officer of the Month recognized at Police Commission meeting
[published: Friday, February 28, 2014]
LĪHU'E – Kaua'i Police Chief Darryl D. Perry, along with the County of Kaua'i Police Commission, recognized the department’s Officer of the Month at Friday’s commission meeting held at the Pi‘ikoi Building. read more ...

County selects special counsel for Ordinance 960 defense
[published: Thursday, February 27, 2014]

LĪHU‘E – The Honolulu firm of McCorriston Miller Mukai MacKinnon LLP has been selected to represent the County in a lawsuit filed by four companies relating to Ordinance 960, which seeks to regulate pesticide use and the growing of genetically modified crops on Kaua‘i.

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Single-car crash causes highway closure, power outage
[published: Wednesday, February 26, 2014]
LIHUE – Power has been restored to all of Hanamā‘ulu following an overnight traffic crash on Kūhiō Highway that caused a road closure, non-life threatening injuries, and an extended power outage for most of the surrounding area.  read more ...

KPD offers public tips on preventing home and car break-ins
[published: Tuesday, February 25, 2014]
LĪHU'E – Police have seen a spike in reported car break-ins this month and are urging residents and visitors to take necessary precautions to protect and secure personal property.  read more ...

Agency on Elderly Affairs ready to assist residents with health plan selection
[published: Tuesday, February 25, 2014]
LĪHU‘E – With the March 31 open enrollment deadline looming for Americans to sign up for health insurance, the Agency on Elderly Affairs (AEA) stands ready to assist anyone who needs help, not just seniors. read more ...

Partial closure of Kūhiō Highway on Wednesday
[published: Tuesday, February 25, 2014]
LĪHU‘E – A portion of the northbound turning lane on Kūhiō Highway fronting Walmart will be closed on Wednesday, Feb. 26, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., weather permitting. The closure will allow the Department of Water to repair a leaking fire hydrant and underground pipes that were damaged from last week’s vehicle collision.
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Registration for spring break program set for March 5&6
[published: Monday, February 24, 2014]
County officials announced that a spring break program for youngsters ages five to 11 will be offered at the Līhu'e and Kalāheo neighborhood centers. The program is set for March 17 to March 21 from 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. read more ...

Coaches meeting for Mayor’s Youth Track Meet scheduled March 3
[published: Monday, February 24, 2014]
LĪHU‘E – The Department of Parks and Recreation has scheduled a coaches’ meeting for the Mayor’s Youth Track Meet on Monday, March 3. The meeting will be held at the Līhu'e Neighborhood Center kitchen (old side) starting at 6 p.m.
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Nominations for Outstanding Older American awards due Feb. 28
[published: Monday, February 24, 2014]
LĪHU‘E – Nominations are still being accepted by the Agency on Elderly Affairs (AEA) for the Outstanding Male and Female Older American awards. The deadline is Friday, Feb. 28. read more ...

Reminder: Meeting re. future of former Hanalei courthouse scheduled tomorrow
[published: Monday, February 24, 2014]
HANALEI – County officials are reminding the public that the second in a series of meetings regarding the future of the former Hanalei courthouse is scheduled on Tuesday, Feb. 25. The meeting will begin at 6 p.m. at the Hale Halawai ‘Ohana O Hanalei locally known as The Hanalei Community Center, 5-5299 Kuhio Highway.
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