LIHU‘E — Normally, Joell Edwards gets shipments of supplies and fresh produce to her Wainiha County Market on Tuesdays and Fridays.
LIHUE – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) modifies the scheduled single lane public access to Kuhio Highway (Route 560) on the north shore of Kauai at mile marker 1 approaching Hanalei Bridge (“Hanalei Hill”) to make weekday access times consistent starting Wednesday, June 2.
HANALEI — The Rotary Club of Hanalei Bay in partnership with Hanalei Business Association and Hanalei Initiative started their “Hanalei Bucks” program on May 15 at participating vendors on the North Shore, which ends on July 30.
As Hanalei and Northshore Kaua‘i moves forward in these times that present unprecented challenges in people’s everyday lives, from health to financial troubles, the positive and creative vibes of businesses like O’hanalei gallery are a welcome relief and source of inspiration.
LIHU‘E — On Friday, a state Department of Transportation crew finished its Hanalei Hill landslide assessment on Kuhio Highway, and reported that a single lane will be opened for emergency access early next week. However, it could take several months before the road is fully opened again.
LIHU‘E — Heavy rains triggered a flash-flood warning for Kaua‘i on Tuesday night and the closure of Kuhio Highway in the vicinity of the Hanalei Bridge at about 5 p.m.
The flash flood warning for the islands of Kauai and Niihau has expired, according to the National Weather Service. However, Kuhio Highway in the vicinity of the Hanalei Bridge remains closed until further notice due to flooding. The highway will reopen as soon as it is safe for travel.
The 2018 Hanalei Bay Swim Challenge was canceled Monday. Members of the Namolokama Canoe Club, which puts on the signature fundraiser, reversed course from last week’s decision to go ahead with the popular swim on July 1 in one of the world’smost beautiful bays.