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Kauai Drownings (1970 - 2012)

Kauai Drownings (1970 - 2012)

Drownings are on the rise in Kauai. There has been 11 drownings in 2013 alone and the problem is prompting lawmakers to ask airlines to show videos on flights to educate tourists about ocean safety.

May 10, 2013
BLOG: Into the Belly of the Dragon

BLOG: Into the Belly of the Dragon

In this blog post, Hal Walker describes the traumatic experience of being swept out to sea by a sudden and unexpected wall of water while standing on a lava bridge in Hawaii. His friend, who was also taken by the wave, did... Read More

May 10, 2013
INFOGRAPHICS: Search and Rescue Statistics

INFOGRAPHICS: Search and Rescue Statistics

The Investigative Unit has discovered the Kauai Fire Dept. has sent rescue crews to more locations last year than it has in recent years, and more resources are being utilized despite an annual 5 percent increase in tourism on the... Read More

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Response from "The Ultimate Kauai Guidebook" author, Andrew Doughty:

>> Email to the Investigative Unit
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