Debate, North Shore-style

  • Dennis Fujimoto / The Garden Island

    Mayoral candidates Mel Rapozo and Derek Kawakami greet each other following the 90-minute Kauai Chamber of Commerce political forum for mayoral candidates Thursday at the Kauai War Memorial Convention Hall in Lihue.

  • Contributed photo

    County Councilmember Derek Kawakami

  • Contributed photo

    County Council Chair Mel Rapozo

HAENA — It was a political debate like no other.