County Council candidate: Milo Spindt

Milo Spindt is a well-connected man. He is the chairperson of the Hawaii Housing Finance and Development Board, member of the Kauai County Council’s Affordable Housing Special Advisory Council, founder of nonprofit, Housing for All,and is a soccer coach to boot.

County Council Candidate: Luke Evslin

Within five minutes of conversation with County Council candidate Luke Evslin, it is obvious that he is a man who understands system interconnectedness. This is unsurprising for those familiar with his experience.


The Hawaii Supreme Court on Friday invalidated a ballot question asking voters if they want to amend the Hawaii Constitution to allow the state to tax property in support of public education.

‘Not just me, it’s us’

“That girl’s got strong mana,” said Auntie Brenda Ortiz, watching gubernatorial candidate Andria Tupola as she spoke to a charmed audience Thursday night in Lihue.

Absentee ballots in the mail

The Elections Division of the Office of the County Clerk mailed ballots to about 14,000 absentee mail voters over the weekend. Absentee mail voters should have started receiving their ballots Monday.

Tupola town hall Thursday

Rep. Andria Tupola, Republican candidate for Hawaii governor, is holding a town hall meeting 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday at Happiness Planting Center, 3343 Kanakolu Street.

Kauai Planning Department recognized

The County of Kauai Planning Department was recognized last week for professional excellence in planning by two professional societies regarding its work with the Kauai General Plan Update (2018) and the South Kauai Community Plan (2015).

Ready to be counted

Proving it’s never too late to start voting, 62-year-old Gary Komers registered to vote for the first time Monday.