Rising Hanalei river forces Kauai school closure

Hanalei School - Photo Courtesy: Barbara Poor
Hanalei School - Photo Courtesy: Barbara Poor

HANALEI (HawaiiNewsNow) - Due to the inclement weather and rising water level of the Hanalei river, Hanalei Elementary School students were released at 9 a.m.

Students from Kapaa Middle and Kapaa High Schools who live across the Hanalei River in Hanalei and Haena were also released.

Teachers and staff are to follow the Bridge Closure procedure and plan for their work and duty assignments.

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