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Grove Farm Is ‘Disappointed’ In Planned Changes For Kauai Rehab Facility Brittany Lyte/Civil Beat

Grove Farm Is ‘Disappointed’ In Planned Changes For Kauai Rehab Facility

In a letter to Kauai Mayor Derek Kawakami, Grove Farm President and CEO Warren Haruki said he is disappointed that the original vision for the facility “was not given a chance to succeed.”

Kauai Reports First COVID-19 Case In Nearly 10 Weeks Flickr: Marc Tarlock

Kauai Reports First COVID-19 Case In Nearly 10 Weeks

An adult male resident received a positive test result for COVID-19 on Thursday, according to Kauai health officials.

This Kauai Doctor Is Helping Revolutionize Drug Treatment For Inmates Brittany Lyte/Civil Beat

This Kauai Doctor Is Helping Revolutionize Drug Treatment For Inmates

The state is seeking a $650,000 federal grant to set up a pilot program for using medication-assisted treatment to address drug dependency in corrections facilities statewide.

These Kauai Cops Are Tired Of Racist Police Killings, Too Brittany Lyte/Civil Beat

These Kauai Cops Are Tired Of Racist Police Killings, Too

Kauai’s police chief is encouraging officers to attend protests and have candid conversations with citizens — and each other.

Kauai Has A New Plan For Its Vacant Residential Drug Treatment Facility Brittany Lyte/Civil Beat

Kauai Has A New Plan For Its Vacant Residential Drug Treatment Facility

The director of Hope Treatment Services said the county broke his contract to provide inpatient drug treatment to youth because it couldn’t obtain a license to operate fast enough.

Suicides Of 4 Young Men In A Week Raise Alarm On Kauai Flickr: Alachua County

Suicides Of 4 Young Men In A Week Raise Alarm On Kauai

On Kauai, suicide is an old problem. But it’s gaining new urgency as the island grapples with a spate of tragic deaths during the coronavirus pandemic.

Quarantine For Kauai Arrivals Extended Through June Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Quarantine For Kauai Arrivals Extended Through June

But the county has lifted a nightly curfew that was ordered back in March.

Kauai Mayor Imposes Curfew — Then Starts Entertaining Residents Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Kauai Mayor Imposes Curfew — Then Starts Entertaining Residents

His Facebook videos showing him covering rappers, dancing and making ice cream are meant to “break the boredom together as a community.”

Heavy Rains On Kauai Cause Sewage Spill Near Wailua

Heavy Rains On Kauai Cause Sewage Spill Near Wailua

Kauai County is advising residents to avoid the ocean near Lydgate Beach Park.

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