‘Kauai Kid’ gets 1st career win

One of Kauai’s aspiring pro wrestlers got his first win of his career. Noah Gusman of Lihue, aka “The Kauai Kid” Noa Kaho’omana, participated in a show by Oahu-based pro wrestling promotion Action Zone Wrestling last Saturday.

Opening the ocean at Kukui Grove

The Ocean Around Us is a collaborative effort between Kukui Grove Center and community organizations involvedwith the ocean environment. The unique learning space and exhibits will be available through Feb. 17.

Lihue’s Robert Costa wins Vegas trip

Silence. Disbelief. Joy. Such were Robert Costa’s reactions when called by The Garden Island and told he was the grand-prize winner of TGI’s and Midweek’s Football Fever contest.


Dave Jones finishes race on Kauai to become the first man to run a marathon in every state, on every continent, in one year

Coco Palms continued

Thursday’s continuance in the Coco Palms civil case was continued again to this morning because Hawaiian language interpreter Kumu Hina wasn’t present.

Red Raiders hold off Menehune

LIHUE — Kauai High School’s Finn Haake went for a bucket in the third quarter Wednesday night against Waimea at the Kauai High School gym. The shot was blocked by Waimea’s Jason Newall and the Menehune gained possession, triggering enthusiastic cheering from the several hundred people that jammed the Raiderdome for the Kauai Interscholastic Federation boys basketball game that saw the Red Raiders claim a 56-47 victory over Waimea.

Laurie Lewis to perform in Princeville

Award-winning original acoustic roots musician Laurie Lewis is going to be jamming on Kauai. “We love the beautiful Garden Isle,” Lewis said. “We feel very lucky, blessed to be able to do it.”