State correctional centers COVID clear

LIHU‘E — On Tuesday, the state Department of Public Safety Law Enforcement, Administrative and Corrections Divisions (including prisons/jails) became clear of all active COVID-19 cases.

KDHO: 7 new cases Thursday

LIHU‘E — The Hawai‘i State Department of Health Kaua‘i District Health Office reported seven new cases of COVID-19 on Thursday.

Happy Camper for Friday, November 26, 2021

Mahalo to the Kaua‘i High School Key Club for shopping for all those turkeys and hams to the Kaua‘i Independent Food Bank so families would have some holiday foods to celebrate the holidays!

Hawai‘i wildlife conservation stamp contest opens

HONOLULU — Artists are welcome to submit entries to the state Department of Land and Natural Resources Division of Forestry and Wildlife annual art contest depicting two local wildlife species for the 2022-23 Hawai‘i Wildlife Conservation and Game Bird Stamp.

Sheraton Kaua‘i Coconut Beach thanks first responders

WAIPOULI — The big fire truck from the Waiakea Fire Station, the little fire truck, and a Kaua‘i Police Department blue-and-white were among the stream of traffic making its way through the resort grounds Thursday.

Fallout-stricken bird rescued in Waimea

WAIMEA — A fallout-stricken seabird has returned to the wild following its rescue by experts who spied the struggling animal while conducting a survey of seabirds passing over powerlines.

Menehune take KIF volleyball crown

LIHU‘E — Waimea High School came back from an opening set loss to claim the following three sets against Kaua‘i High School to claim the Kaua‘i Interscholastic Federation girls volleyball crown Tuesday night at the Kaua‘i High School gym.