Legal aid hotline set up for victims of natural disasters

A toll-free legal aid hotline is available to survivors of Hawaii two recent disasters: the Kilauea volcano eruption on the Big Island, and flooding and landslides in Kauai County and the City and County of Honolulu following epic rains in mid-April.

Kauai High fees collected Wednesday

Fee collection for Kauai High School students will be held 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 4 to 6 p.m. Wednesday at the front office. Incoming new students and freshmen will be able to take photo identification pictures and pick up class schedules. Students can also make lunch and bus fee payments, and uniforms will be available for purchase.

County hosts meeting on drug addiction

The Mayor’s Advisory Committee for Treatment and Community Integration will host “Drug Addiction 101,” a community meeting, at Kapaa Missionary Church from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Tuesday.

KPD’s Asher back on duty

Kauai Police Department Assistant Police Chief Roy Asher, who was placed on unpaid administrative leave pending an investigation in 2017, is back on the force. The 30-year KPD veteran returned to duty Monday.

Anaina Hou seeks volunteers to build playground

Anaina Hou Community Park, the 30-acre gathering place on the North Shore of Kauai that is home of Mini Golf and Gardens, is growing once again. In addition to recently opening the Porter Pavilion, Anaina Hou is also working to introduce a new, 17,000-square-foot playground this fall.

Disaster Recovery Centers have new hours

The Disaster Recovery Centers in Hanalei and Honolulu will have new hours beginning Monday. The DRCs will be open weekdays from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Saturdays from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. The DRCs will be closed on Sundays. The Hanalei DRC is at Hanalei School.