KPD’s Asher back on duty

Kauai Police Department Assistant Police Chief Roy Asher, who was placed on unpaid administrative leave pending an investigation in 2017, is back on the force. The 30-year KPD veteran returned to duty Monday.

Happy Camper for Sunday, July 15, 2018

The jury is still out on which Wailua Shave Ice flavor was the most popular during the Kauai Chamber of Commerce Business After Hours at Kauai Realty in Lihue Thursday, where it was nice to put a face to Star FM94.3.

There is a better way to address affordable housing

After reading the article in The Garden Island newspaper about the council’s rejection of the Charter Amendment relating to affordable housing, I felt a need to provide additional clarification on the action taken by the council on this matter.

Rescue tubes in governor’s chamber

We’ve all enjoyed seeing rescue tubes on our beaches and we’ve rejoiced in the lives that have been saved because of them and the Samaritans who have used them to rescue people in distress. However, we never expected to see them in the governor’s chambers!

Lava appears at KSA gallery

While the Big Island has lava in real life, Kukui Grove Center offers its rendition of hot lava done in concrete by Joshua Huntoon in Huntoon’s debut art show that opened Friday night at the Kauai Society of Artists gallery.

Oh, that sinking feeling

Live fire from aircraft, a submarine and land assets participating in the Rim of the Pacific exercise sank the decommissioned ex-USS Racine (LST-1191) July 12 in waters 15,000 feet deep 55 nautical miles north of Kauai.