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Case wants end to onerous ‘Jones Act’

HONOLULU — Congressman Ed Case re-introduced three bills in Congress to reform the century-old Merchant Marine Act of 1920 (commonly referred to as the “Jones…

Patrick Ching named whale sanctuary artist in residence

HONOLULU — The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s Hawaiian Islands Humpback Whale National Marine Sanctuary has named marine artist Patrick Ching as 2021-22 sanctuary artist…

COVID-19 vaccines for kupuna start Friday

LIHU‘E — Kupuna, or the elderly ages 75 years and older, need an appointment to receive the COVID-19 vaccinations that start Friday at Wilcox Medical…

1 new COVID-19 case Sunday

LIHU‘E — The state Department of Health Kaua‘i District Health Office reported one new case of COVID-19 on Sunday. Sunday’s case is an adult male…

Goods donated to The Salvation Army

LIHU‘E — “We’re back,” announced David Chung of The Salvation Army Honolulu Adult Rehabilitation Center Friday when Chung and his HARC crew were greeted with…

Pedestrian critical after Kapa‘a crash

KAPA‘A — A pedestrian remains in critical condition at Queen’s Medical Center on O‘ahu after he was struck by a vehicle in a marked crosswalk…

County vaccine rollout continues

LIHU‘E — The state Department of Health Kaua‘i District Health Office announced Friday that more than 3,000 Kaua‘i health-care workers, first responders, frontline essential workers…