The National Transportation Safety Board plans to have a preliminary report from its investigation in three weeks and the final report within two years.
The helicopter company, Safari Helicopters, has had 11 enforcement actions since 1994.
They hope the Legislature will move decisively to liberalize regulations that limit the marketing of hemp products.
Critics say a homeowner was allowed to cut down trees and brush along a popular trail in order to improve his view.
Blues icon Taj Mahal and bluegrass legend Peter Rowan will headline Kauai’s first large folk festival at the Grove Farm Museum.
County officials agreed that giving up park land for the proposed affordable housing was more than the community would tolerate.