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News Releases

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

Tuesday, February 21, 2017
Department of Water welcomes Thomas Canute to the Kauai Board of Water Supply
LIHUE – Thomas “Tom” J. Canute was recently appointed to the Department of Water’s Board of Water Supply (KBWS).  Mr. Canute is the vice president and Lihue branch manager for First Hawaiian Bank.

Friday, February 17, 2017
Police ask for public’s help in identifying man seen in surveillance photo

LĪHU'E – The Kaua‘i Police Department is seeking the public’s help in identify the man seen in this photo. Police are looking to speak with him about an incident that occurred at the First Hawaiian Bank in Waimea on Oct. 21, 2016.

Friday, February 17, 2017
Coaches meeting for Mayor’s Youth Track Meet scheduled Feb. 28
LĪHU‘E – The Department of Parks and Recreation has scheduled a coaches’ meeting on Tuesday, Feb. 28 for the Mayor’s Youth Track Meet.

Thursday, February 16, 2017
Kalāheo home destroyed by fire
KALAHEO – A three-bedroom home was destroyed by fire Wednesday night along Kaumuali‘i Highway in Kalāheo.

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Bernard P. Carvalho, Jr.
Mayor, County of Kauaʻi