Tag: Kauai

Governor Abercrombie’s Latest Emergency

The kvetch-fest over Governor Neil Abercrombie’s “emergency” declarations — and the fact that he failed to tell anyone about one of them for months — suspending environmental and planning laws to clear ordnance from the beaches and oceans and nene …

Kauai’s Hooser Mulls Congressional Run

(PNN) — Aug 12 — Former Kaua`i Senator Gary Hooser is considering a run for the US congressional 2nd district seat being vacated by Maize Hirono.
According to an email sent Friday to core friends and supporters, Hooser said, “I know …

What the Kauai County Council Doesn’t Want You To Know

The labyrinth was quiet– too quiet. But that’s the way the minotaur likes it.
So he was surely overjoyed at the extra layer of opaqueness the Kaua`i County Council added via their final rules changes passed at the last fullĀ council meetingĀ (7/6).
What …

Kauai County Makes a Muck of Morgan’s Ponds

It doesn’t take an engineer to know that the county’s effort to dredge and restore the Morgan’s Ponds at Lydgate State Park has resulted in a mammoth mess of suspended silt permeating the once pristine pools.
Perhaps the fact that there …