Lieutenant Governor Doug Chin announced Monday, with members of state, county and federal agencies, a major statewide collaboration to ensure a more convenient way for the public to drop off unused prescription drugs at designated police stations across the state.
Kauai County and the City and County of Honolulu residents who have registered with Federal Emergency Management Agency for disaster assistance have the right to appeal any of the agency’s decisions made about their eligibility or the assistance they received.
The U.S. Coast Guard has called off a search for a possible vessel in distress, prompted by a mysterious mayday call.
Kauai’s mayor is considering lifting a ban on legal transient vacation rentals on the flood-ravaged north shore if owners agree to house some of the families displaced by severe flooding and landslides.
A bill that targets fake service dogs has become law without Gov. David Ige’s signature.
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.
The mural is finally complete. Almost. “This is a wall for the Kauai community,” said Cynthia Dazzi, manager of the Restore facility at Kauai Habitat for Humanity, housed in the Hanapepe building that now offers a work of art facing Kaumualii Highway.