Hanalei thankful for state help, but want road fixes

Jessica Else / The Garden Island

Emma Hagan, of Hanalei Strings, said keeping the shop fully staffed over the last few weeks has been a challenge because most of the employees live in Princeville, Kilauea or Haena.

HANALEI — The state’s spotlight has swung toward Hanalei because of recent landslides, but locals say it’s the streets, not the slopes, with the major problem.