Kokee blessing and workday set

Join conservationists and invasive-species-removal experts in Kokee on Friday, March 1, for a Hawaiian blessing and an invasive-species workday starting at 8:30 a.m.

Concert features Keola Beamer

Mark the calendars for 7 p.m. Saturday, March 9, for a two-hour concert with Keola Beamer and Jeff Peterson, at the Aqua Kauai Beach Resort near Hanamaulu.

Richard Leibman arrested

Richard Leibman, also known as the “Jesus Bandit,” was found sleeping in the yard of a Princeville home on Thursday morning and arrested without incident.

County sues TVR owners

The county is suing the owners of a vacation home in Wailua for allegedly using the property as a transient vacation rental in violation of county zoning ordinances.

Reason to smile

Patients visiting Dr. Joseph Chu at Kauai Endontics had their work done Wednesday at no charge.

Ige extends help for Kauai flooding

Gov. David Ige on Tuesday issued a sixth supplementary proclamation for Kauai County, which continues to recover from severe flooding and damage caused by heavy rains in April.

Daughter of “Jungle Bob” publishes writing on Amazon

Many Kauai residents might recall the Hanalei camping and backpacking store from the Ching Young Village in the 1980s and 1990s owned by Bob and Sandy Reed. Their daughter, Vanessa Reed, a graduate of The Island School, has published her first volume of collected works on Amazon.com Kindle.