Band giving up the funk at free concert

ANAHOLA — People who love good music and a good cause will find both at the Anahola Marketplace this Saturday, when local band Da Funk plays a free concert benefiting Malama Kaua‘i.

Potential futures for COVID-19 on Kaua‘i told

LIHU‘E — State Department of Health Kaua‘i District Health Officer Dr. Janet Berreman was unequivocal when asked to forecast the future of COVID-19 on Kaua‘i during a Kaua‘i Chamber of Commerce webinar Tuesday.

Mayor urges use of free COVID test kits

KILAUEA — Mayor Derek Kawakami and county personnel urged residents to make full use of their free COVID-19 home test kits, on day two of Kaua‘i County’s second home test distribution program.

Mask mandate lifts on Hawai‘i

LIHU‘E — Most Kaua‘i businesses polled by The Garden Island haven’t established private indoor mask mandates, after state requirements ended at 11:59 p.m. Friday.

Incumbents sweep KIUC board election

The makeup of the Kaua‘i Island Utility Cooperative board of directors will remain the same for another year, following KIUC’s annual board election concluded Saturday.

Waimea 400 plan shows paths forward

The Waimea 400 Conceptual Master Plan, a community-driven document that will guide the development of 417 county-owned acres between Kekaha and Waimea, is complete.