Lepto halts field trips

Just days after some Kauai Humane Society dogs went Home for the Holidays, a program that allows people to take shelter animals home over Christmas, one of the transfer dogs brought a present of its own to Seattle.

End of the line

Jesse Gomez was waiting in line at the Motor Vehicle Registration office Friday afternoon to register a vehicle he brought over from Oahu. He had pulled number E27. “DMV is DMV. Even if we’re in a chair, we still have to wait,” Gomez said. Then, laughing, he admitted that if given the choice, “I’d rather sit.”

Protecting Kauai’s forests

From endemic plants to invasive species, watershed restoration to endangered forest bird conservation, the Kokee Resource Conservation Program connects people with Kauai’s forests.

Friendship House loves employers

The staff and members of Friendship House in Kapaa love the employers who provide opportunities for its members, and on Wednesday hosted representatives of those employers to a luncheon at the Kauai Marriott Resort & Beach Club.

Kuhio Highway section closed today

The Hawaii Department of Transportation announced the closure of Kuhio Highway to all traffic between the Waikoko and Wainiha checkpoints from 8:45 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. today.