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Fishing for Charity reels in the big ones

POIPU — The big ones came rolling in, Sunday during the weigh in for the 2019 Fishing for Charity Shoreline Challenge at the Sheraton Kauai…

Halau shines at Merrie Monarch

Kauai’s halau, Ka Lei Mokihana o Leina‘ala, placed fifth in wahine ‘Auana Saturday night at the 56th Annual Merrie Monarch Festival’s hula competition at the…

Heading to state tournament

PUHI — Kauai High School tennis player Miya Reese was unseeded in the Kauai Interscholastic Federation qualifying tennis matches that wrapped up Friday afternoon at…

Hospital gets $4M for generator

LIHUE — The Federal Emergency Management Agency will fund $4 million for a crucial generator upgrade project for Wilcox Medical Center. The Pre-Disaster Mitigation grant…

Lihue project a ‘no-brainer’

LIHUE — Change is coming to downtown Lihue — some of which has already started. The Lihue Town Core Mobility and Revitalization Project was the…

Warrior wahine three-peat

WAIMEA — In front of a packed crowd at Waimea Canyon Park and with the league title on the line, the Warriors upended the Menehune…

RH38 returns to hospital

LIHUE — Endangered Hawaiian monk seal RH38 is back at the Hawaii Island seal hospital in stable, but critical condition about two years after being…

KIF records fall at track champs

LIHUE — Island School athletes broke three Kauai Interscholastic Federation track and field records Thursday during the KIF track and field championships Friday night at…

Merrie Monarch Ho‘olaule‘a draws thousands

HILO — A beautiful Easter Sunday in Hilo marked an auspicious start to the 56th Annual Merrie Monarch Festival. The festival’s free Ho‘olaule‘a, the kickoff…

Enabling future leaders through education

NUKOLII — Kalena Numazawa-Pacanas started her speech before her peers and elders, and then the tears cascaded uncontrollably down her cheeks. Numazawa-Pacanas was overcome momentarily…