LIHIE — The East and West Kauai Soil and Water Conservation Districts are holding an important Local Work Group meeting for Kauai agricultural producers representing crops and livestock, private forest land owners, and other professionals representing agricultural and conservation interests.
WASHINGTON – U.S. Sens. Brian Schatz (D-Hawaii) and Sheldon Whitehouse (D-R.I.) led a group of 13 senators in writing a pair of letters to corporate signatories to the New York Declaration on Forests, calling for the major companies and financial firms to wield their influence to combat the ongoing fires and runaway deforestation in the Amazon.
HONOLULU – Calling all thrill seekers! Don’t miss your chance to be one of less than 100 individuals participating in the 11th annual “Over the Edge” fundraiser benefiting Special Olympics Hawaii.
Port Townsend is a unique and well-preserved 19th century Victorian Sea Port. The Northwest Maritime Center just hosted the second-largest wooden boat festival in the world.
The Lihue Business Association will be focusing on industrial hemp farming and the progress of the pilot programs on Kauai, during its monthly meeting at Duke’s Canoe Club from 7:30 to 9 a.m. on Thursday, Sept. 26.
Koloa School will be having a fire drill and an all-school evacuation drill on Wednesday, Sept. 25, and school staff are requesting people in the area drive slowly and watch for students and traffic on Poipu Road during the event. The drill begins at around 8:15 a.m.