Happy Camper for Friday, November 9, 2018

Kudos to Jody Kjeldsen of the Poipu Beach Resort Association, Stacie Chiba Miguel and Helaine Perel of The Shops at Kukuiula, and all those vendors from the Kauai Culinary Market (where was Johnny Gordines, Bill Spitz, Laurie Ho and the Kauai County Farm Bureau gang?) on a great mystery ingredient (crickets never got so much attention) cookoff!

Jump start on legislative leadership

State Reps. Dee Morikawa and Nadine Nakamura have hit the ground running in leadership positions with the Houseof Representatives, flying to Oahu for meetings the day after the election.

SAR steppin’ up their game

Kauai’s rugged terrain and precarious trails can be a challenge for even experienced hikers, and the island’s K-9 Search and Rescue Team is often called into the field when one wrong move ends in disaster.

KIF air riflery all stars announced

The top six boys and girls shooters from the past season were named Kauai Interscholastic Federation Air Riflery All-Stars. The list of six boys and six girls were released by the league Wednesday. The shooters who had the best scoring averages make up the list of standouts.

Births for Wednesday, November 8, 2018

• Lyla Lehuanani Rojas • Kotose Mominani Tamashiro • Trevor Liam Andreas Hernandez • Taynen Keliinoi Lyons Kalanakilaha‘aheo O Ka‘aina Ancheta • Freya Mahina Berry • Camden Ace Neifert

Storytelling day is Saturday

Rare are the times when we can listen to storytellers who are well traveled and well practiced in their craft. Such an afternoon and evening are being planned at Storybook Theatre in Hanapepe beginning at 4 p.m. Saturday for youngsters inside the inflatable marine creatures and continuing into the evening for adults.