Holo Holo in the hunt

Kauai’s Holo Holo Charters is in the running for national recognition on the 2019 USA Today 10 Best Reader’s Choice list, and it’ll be your votes that’ll help them cinch the title.

Some wonder how woman found died

ANAHOLA — As the investigation continues into the death of a 46-year-old woman whose body was found at Anahola Beach Monday, residents and visitors are wondering how the woman died.

Kapahi Bourbon battle

KAPAA — Two shipping containers sit side by side in an empty field just past Kapahi Park on Kawaihau Road. Empty, that is, except for a single palm tree that signifies the planned home for Kauai’s newest distillery.

Nearly $67M heading to Hawaii

WASHINGTON — The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development announced Monday that Hawaii will receive $66.9 million in new federal disaster relief funding.

Seniors set high standards

NAWILIWILI — The Zonta Club of Kauai presented $5,000 in scholarships — $1,000 to each of five recipients — during its meeting at the Hualani’s private dining room at the Timbers Kauai Resort.

NACL food collection on target

PUHI — The pallets of food are starting to arrive at the Hawaii Foodbank, Kauai Branch, and from the initial results, it appears the food drive conducted by the National Association of Letter Carriers will surpass its 10,000-pound goal.

Balancing access and safety

PRINCEVILLE — Nobody has been cited for trespassing at Queen’s Bath since the fence and gate went up across the trailhead in September 2018.