Junior Lifeguards go despite COVID-19

HANAPEPE — “Kleve Zarbaugh is getting hungry,” said Jaime Arreola, the vice president of the Kaua‘i Lifeguard Association, Wednesday during the Kaua‘i Junior Lifeguard program being held at the Salt Pond Beach Park. “This means lunchtime is getting close. We’re only here to support the lifeguards.”

Lihu‘e Hongwanji Preschool seeks alumni contact information

LIHU‘E — More than a thousand keiki have passed through the doors of the Lihu‘e Hongwanji Preschool since the school opened in 1968 under the guidance of the Midori Kondo, whose husband was the resident minister of the Lihu‘e Hongwanji Mission and the head of the Japanese Language School.

DOH confirms delta variant spread

HONOLULU – The Hawai‘i Department of Health’s State Laboratories Division (SLD) confirms the SARS-CoV-2 variant B.1.617.2, also known as the Delta variant of concern, is spreading in the state.