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Obituaries for Friday, July 31, 2020

Elpidio ‘Pat’ Aquino Elpidio “Pat” Aquino passed away peacefully on July 8, 2020, at Wilcox Medical Center at the age of 94. He was a…

Polihale closed indefinitely

POLIHALE — Polihale State Park has been closed to the public indefinitely, with the Hawaii Department of Land and Natural Resources stating the reason is…

Fast Company going for the whole shot

NAWILIWILI — Fast Company is aiming for the whole shot when the first flags fly at 5 p.m., Thursday for the final race of the…

Letter for Thursday, July 30, 2020

I hope people can still feel welcome on Kaua‘i I was sad to hear Nolan Ahn’s call for charging much higher rates for us to…

Kaua‘i Ocean Discovery offers learning kits

LIHU‘E — The Kaua‘i Ocean Discovery center is still closed due to the COVID-19 pandemic, but free Grab-&-Go Ocean Learning kits will be distributed to…

Keep Kaua‘i kipuka safe

A kipuka is described as a place surrounded by lava, protected and able to flourish. They are often small oases of vegetation and life surrounded…

Getting the vote out

LIHU‘E — Entrance to the 2020 Primary Election Voter Service Center is through the rollup door on the Hardy Street side of the Pi‘ikoi Building.…

Happy Camper for Wednesday, July 29, 2020

People were counting their blessings (how opportune, or inopportune, to have the gas prices increase on the day people jammed the gas stations ahead of…

Finding the perfect candidate

There are good people and there are good candidates. But the two are not always in alignment, none are without flaws and all have strengths…

Obituaries for Wednesday, July 29, 2020

Elpidio ‘Pat’ Aquino Elpidio “Pat” Aquino passed away peacefully on July 8, 2020, at Wilcox Memorial Hospital at the age of 94. Elpidio was a…