Dear Mayor Carvalho, The convoys between Waikoko and Wainiha on the North Shore have gone from an initial necessity to an ongoing, unnecessary headache for those living in Haena and Wainiha. This is an avoidable situation and a waste of taxpayer money to man the convoys.
As she continues to check off boxes, we continue adding superlatives to her feats. Another is on the horizon as Bethany Hamilton has been invited to participate as a wild card in the first-ever Surf Ranch Pro, Sept. 6-9 in Leemore, Calif.
The second ship-sinking exercise of the Rim of the Pacific (RIMPAC) maritime exercise was completed Thursday, after live fire from a ship and an aircraft participating in the exercise sank the decommissioned frigate USS McClusky (FFG 41) in waters 15,000 feet deep, 55 nautical miles north of Kauai.