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Derek Kawakami, frustrated by the tourist influx, imposed a curfew for the island.
I, like others, believed Arthur Brun’s story that he had turned his life around after earlier legal problems. His recent arrest for allegedly running a meth ring showed we missed a lot of warning signs.
Spurred by recent tour helicopter crashes in Hawaii, the proposed legislation would set stiffer state requirements for tour pilots. But the feds, not the state, regulate the skies.
A company worked with scholars to develop a message that educates visitors en route to the North Shore about the place and its people.
The agency took 24 actions against three of the four helicopter tour companies with the most crashes over the past 20 years but stopped in 2013.
Updated. The state has announced its intent to shut down key reservoirs if the Legislature and a water cooperative don’t find a solution.
Updated. The County Council voted unanimously to pass the resolution Wednesday.
A recent spate of crashes in the last two years — including the deadly crash on Kauai that killed 7 people last month — has put the industry under increased scrutiny.