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Help offered to overcome flooding trauma

In the aftermath of the recent flooding on Kauai, local nonprofit Child & Family Service is offering families information and counseling support, including how to help their children who may have been affected by the events of the natural disaster.

Water conditions better

Despite the odor of cow manure and the brown water advisory currently cast over Kauai, surfers were taking on the waves in Hanalei Bay on Monday.

Big waves on the way

An incoming swell is throwing a wrench into relief efforts on the North Shore more than a week after record-breaking rains caused devastating flooding and landslides that have trapped people in Wainiha and Haena.

Wilcox holds on at Olympiad

Keegan Ushio of the Wilcox Elementary School team was busy swiping away strands of “thread” Saturday during the third annual Kauai Elementary Science Olympiad hosted by the Kauai Community College.

County hosts Drug Take Back Day

The Kauai Police Department and Life’s Choices Kauai are teaming up to collect unused or expired prescription medication and other drugs on Drug Take Back Day on from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at KPD headquarters, 3990 Ka‘ana St.

Brown water advisories lifted

A brown water advisory had been in effect island wide since the rain event, with the exception of Keoniloa Bay to Sheraton Beach. As of this afternoon, there is no longer a brown water advisory in effect for the following beaches: