Kauai Ruling a Win for Syngenta, Setback for Environmentalists
NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- A federal court rulingaoverturning the county of Kauai's ordinance on the use of pesticides and genetically modified crops is likely to be only the first shot in Hawaii's ongoing struggle to curb the practice. Seeking to address the concerns of organic farmers and citizens, Kauai Ordinance 960 required more disclosure from farmers and biotech companies like Syngenta and ...
Start slow, finish strong
Nicole Chyr won the women?s division in last year?s Kauai Marathon.
Law on genetically modified crops ruled invalid
A Kauai County law requiring companies to disclose their use of pesticides and genetically modified crops is invalid, a federal judge ruled Monday. U.S. Magistrate Judge Barry Kurren ruled in favor of ...
Judge: Kauai genetically modified crop law invalid
A federal judge has ruled that a Kauai County law requiring companies to disclose their use of pesticides and genetically modified crops is invalid.
Kauai driver sentenced in hit-and-run crash
A 37-year-old Kauai driver who struck a pedestrian and didn't stop has been sentenced to a year in jail.
Jacksonville native dies in hiking accident
Zachary Rose, a Jacksonville High School graduate, died after an accident while hiking in Kauai, Hawaii, late Thursday.
Kauai firefighters receive national recognition for massive overnight rescue
Several Kauai Fire Department employees received national recognition for rescuing more than a hundred stranded hikers out of Kalalau Valley?
Kauai baseball boys headed for Las Vegas
LIHUE ? With the exception of two players, none of the boys aged 12 years and under have played outside the state.
Lettin' the good times roll
NAWILIWILI ? Everybody needs tires, said Eddie Topenio Saturday evening at the 40th anniversary of Tire Warehouse at the Kauai Marriott Resort and Beach Club.
About 23 hospital jobs to be cut
LIHUE ? Kauai officials from Hawaii Health Systems Corporation, which operates Samuel Mahelona Memorial and Kauai Veterans Memorial Hospitals, said at least 23 employees are scheduled to receive pink slips next week as the state?s public health care system struggles to offset an estimated $48 million budget shortfall.
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