A Flash Flood Warning is in effect for Kauai on Thursday morning as heavy rain soaks the island, even prompting several closures. Hanalei Elementary School is closed Thursday, according to the state Department of Education, and bus service will be unavailable for Kapaa High School and Kapaa Middle School students who live in the areas from Hanalei to Haena.
Former child TV star Lance Kerwin has been placed on five years probation after pleading guilty to a theft charge. Kerwin , who played the title role in "James at 15" on NBC in the 1977-78 season, was given credit during last Thursday's sentencing for 90 days served and ordered to perform 300 hours of community service for the second-degree th […]
A 60-year-old former Kauai man, who fled to California in 2013, was sentenced today to 10 years in prison for trafficking methamphetamine on Kauai. Scott Kaipo Burgess was finally prosecuted and sentenced for his role in a 2013 drug bust in which 227 grams of methamphetamine and more than $20,000 was seized, Kauai Prosecutor Justin Kollar announced.
A woman is behind bars on Kauai after police say she attacked a bus driver at the Kukui Grove Shopping Center Friday night. According to county officials, 20-year-old Brandie McCarthy of Kapaa attempted to get on a public bus with a bottle of liquor in hand.