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Emergency shelters due for upgrades

The Kalaheo Neighborhood Center gym could become Kauai’s newest emergency shelter. That’s if the County Council approves a $650,000 project Wednesday to update the building.

Farewell to Facebook?

After it was reported that marketing firm Cambridge Analytica gained access to the personal information of 50 million of its users during the 2016 presidential campaign, will Kauai residents continue to use the social-media platform?

Islandwide Open House is Saturday

Raising awareness of different types of homes available for purchase is why the Kauai Board of Realtors is hosting its third annual Islandwide Open House on Saturday.

Betta late than never

Liz Hahn is passionate about breeding better bettas. “Fish are another way to help people to become more human,” the Waimea woman said. “To see all living creatures as part of the same world we live in. Not as an object or a color, something to decorate their house with, but something that can be a part of their family.”

Talks turn heated on Westside plan

The question of what makes a community was the center of a heated discussion about the West Kauai Community Plan during the County Council’s Planning Committee meeting Wednesday.

Kapaa roundabout eyed

A roundabout is being proposed for the Kuhio Highway and Mailihuna Road intersection in Kapaa.

Proposed land deal advances

A bill proposing the $5.6 million purchase of land in Hanalei by the County of Kauai was moved forward at Wednesday’s County Council meeting.