COVID restrictions ending

  • Dennis Fujimoto / The Garden Island

    “Even with the masks, we can still say ‘malasada,’” said West Kaua‘i United Methodist Church Pastor Nafetalai Teaupa, standing far right, and the Kaumakani church’s members and volunteers, who wear face masks in adherence to the indoor-mask mandate, Tuesday during the church’s Malasada Day project. “And we smile with our eyes,” he said.

LIHU‘E — Later this month, the state’s travel quarantine and Safe Travels program will end, Gov. David Ige announced Tuesday afternoon.