Inette Miller shares her Vietnam story

LIHU‘E — It’s a season of remembrance for Kalaheo resident and writer Inette Miller: last December, she celebrated her 24th wedding anniversary to husband ‘Iokepa ‘Imaikalani, who began an austere spiritual journey dedicated to Indigenous Hawaiian culture 25 years ago this month.

Vandalized Loop Road murals revitalized

WAILUA HOMESTEADS — Volunteers have repainted the Keahua bridge murals on Loop Road this holiday season, months after the paintings celebrating Native Hawaiian culture and nature were defaced by vandals.

BLNR renews KIUC permit despite local opposition

The state Board of Land and Natural Resources renewed Kaua‘i Island Utility Cooperative’s revocable permit to divert water from Wai‘ale‘ale and Waikoko streams last week, despite opposition from local groups.