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Meet puhi la au the saddled snake eel

There are no sea snakes in Hawai‘i as a general rule, but one eel often gets mistaken for a sea snake. Meet puhi la au…

If you happen to have money laying around

During this period of emergency and with our state facing revenue shortfalls of Brobdingnagian proportions, the state auditor has been busy at work trying to…

Births for Sunday, May 24, 2020

• Alexandra and Harley Lehew greeted their second child, a boy, Jaxon Reid Fuentes Lehew, weighing 6 pounds, 14.4 ounces, on April 5, 2020, at…

A worthy send off

KILAUEA — As Kauai Class of 2020 high school graduates celebrated commencement around the island on Friday, families at Kilauea School, which educates children through…

GIFCU awards scholarships

LIHU‘E — Myrvie Buster, described as the “new voice of Garden Island Federal Credit Union,” was thrilled with the announcement of scholarship awardees Thursday morning,…

Class of 2020 celebrates graduation

LIHU‘E — The Class of 2020 celebrated commencement convoy-style on Friday with more than 600 seniors turning the tassel in graduation ceremonies that looked much…

Arrest log for Friday, May 22, 2020

April 5 • Abuse family or household member: 2:13 p.m., Jason Drew Merria, 53, male, Kapa‘a. • Misdemeanors – violation of governor and mayor rules,…

Kaua‘i Humane Society receives Petco grant

LIHUE — The Kaua`i Humane Society (KHS), announced it has been awarded a $2,500 grant from the Petco Foundation to support its lifesaving efforts during…

Island Images Hawai‘i donates shirts

LIHU‘E — Island Images Hawai‘i donated several cartons of shirts, Tuesday to The Salvation Army. “These are blanks remaining from the closure of the Kmart…