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The podcast from and about Kaua'i!

Hosted by Phil Ladden and covering news, vacation advice, activities, and living on the island .... Aloha!


Jul 6, 2018

Despite a natural disaster on Kauai's North shore a couple of months ago where 50 inches of rain dropped in 24 hours -- officials and residents are in process of recovery -- the island life goes on.

In this episode I sit down with Kevin, long time listener and supporter of this podcast! He is in the outdoor studio in...

Apr 19, 2018

NOTE: Over the past week Kauai has been devastated by flooding never seen before on the island. This episode was recorded a few weeks ago and the references made about the recent rainfall was referring to the months of Jan - March. I will be talking about the current situation in the next episode and how that will...

Feb 21, 2018

** UPDATED ** Well, if you listened to the episode last night, you heard a bad edit version! They say you should always check your audio file ... and I did this AM only to find the first minute or so deleted! This is the fixed one.

In this episode I discuss the reasons that led me to make the decision to move back to...

Jan 16, 2018

It was an unusually quiet Saturday morning. January 13, 2018. 

I left for work and an accident had closed the road. Traffic was at a standstill. I decided to go to Starbucks, get a coffee, and wait it out. 

It was around 7:15 A.M.

At 8:07 A.M. an emergency alert come over every phone in the place ... and for the next...

Jan 10, 2018

Wondering what the Top 10 stories were in 2017 here in Kauai? 

I share two lists in this show ... the list found in the local paper and the list from my 2017 of the past year on the island. They're pretty different.

The picture for episode 49 (found on the web site) is from January 1, 2017 - the first sunrise from...