Community coalition looks to connect Kauai

“Get out and vote” has been the mantra of the Community Coalition Kauai for the past six months as this group of passionate people worked to educate, empower and encourage the community to take part in Tuesday’s election.

Affected areas clearing up

Wailua Beach Park is still polluted with heavy bacteria concentrations, according to Sunday tests from Surfrider Kauai’s Blue Water Task Force, and warning signs are posted at Wailua Beach and the north end of Lydgate Park.

Power restored to KIUC customers

KIUC is experiencing an islandwide power outage due to a trip at the Kapaia Power Station. They anticipate it could be two hours before all members are restored. Stay tuned to local media and to KIUC website and social media for updates.

Building on beautiful beans

While the coffee season came to a sudden halt for some farms in Hawaii, particularly for West Hawaii on the Big Island, Kauai Coffee has been enjoying a normal season on Kauai’s Westside.

Honu nesting season almost over

As the Hawaiian green sea turtle nesting season wraps up, experts say it’s too early to tell if drastic changes on a remote island have affected the species.

Kauai girl sees the world

Adventure isn’t Kai Locey’s real middle name, but she’s adopted the moniker and found a way to travel full-time while still making money.

Philippine Cultural Center gets solar

In the midst of ongoing construction at the Kauai Philippine Cultural Center in Puhi, KPCC board members celebrated another step in the project: securing state money for a photovoltaic system.

Sewage spill reaches Wailua River

Department of Health and Kauai Surfrider’s Blue Water Task Force are watching the waters of Wailua River near Kuhio Highway and Wailua Beach for sewage pathogens after a blocked sewer line spewed at least 1,000 gallons of wastewater on Kuhio Kighway.