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Charity top non-profit agencies recognized (l-r): Karey Wasano, Maui High School Band Director; Ann Cua, Maui High School Band Boosters; Lisa Paulson, Maui Hotel & Lodging Association; Angela Nolan, 2014 Charity Walk Chairman; Denise Thayer, Hale Makua; Alison Wolton, Maui Memorial Medical Center Foundation and Lisa Varde of Maui Memorial Medical Center Foundation. Courtesy photo.
Record-Breaking $939,821 Raised During Maui Charity Walks
August 11th, 2014 · 1 Comment · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Featured, Maui Business
 

A record $939,821 was raised during the 36th Annual Visitor Industry Charity events held earlier this year on Maui, Molokaʻi, and Lānaʻi. The new tally surpasses last year’s record-setting amount by $104,264.


Colleen Hanabusa (left - image courtesy hanabusaforhawaii.com) and Brian Schatz (right - photo by Wendy Osher).
Special Election Friday in Puna Precincts Affected by Iselle
August 11th, 2014 · 3 Comments · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Featured, Maui Election, Maui News
 

The votes could make a difference in the US Senate race where just 1,635 votes separate Brain Schatz from Colleen Hanabusa in the Democratic primary.


Photo by Wendy Osher.
Voter Turnout in Maui County Lowest in State
August 11th, 2014 · 42 Comments · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Featured, Maui Election
 

Maui County continues to have the lowest voter turnout in the state with just 32.2% of the county’s 85,581 registered voters turning out to cast ballots.


The Bamboo Forest. Photo by Vanessa Wolf
Visitor Airlifted in Mountain Rescue at “Bamboo Forest”
August 11th, 2014 · 1 Comment · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Featured, Maui News
 

A visitor from Argentina was airlifted from the Kailua area of East Maui on Sunday after suffering injuries while hiking in the area often referred to as the “Bamboo Forest.”


Iselle wind, 8/8/14. Photo by Wendy Osher.
All Clear Issued for Maui: Storm Warning Cancelled
August 8th, 2014 · 10 Comments · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Featured, Hurricane Tracker, Maui News, Weather
 

Maui County Civil Defense and Mayor Alan Arakawa have announced the all clear for residents as the tropical storm warning for the county was canceled this afternoon. Tropical Storm Iselle dispersed after hitting the Big Island last night and stopping the storms progression to Maui; however the Mayor still urged caution in the coming days.


Iselle 5-day track 5 a.m. HST Friday, Aug. 8, 2014. Image courtesy CPHC/NOAA/NWS.
Tropical Storm Conditions Reach Maui
August 8th, 2014 · 5 Comments · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Featured, Hurricane Tracker, Maui News, Weather
 

The National Weather Service says radar at 1:23 a.m. showed moderate to heavy rain along the windward slopes of Haleakalā. Additional rain bands will continue to move over east Maui over the next several hours.


Satellite imagery of Iselle at 6:30 p.m. HST, Thursday, Aug. 7, 2014. Image courtesy CPHC/NOAA/NWS.
Iselle Brings “Triple Threat” of Impacts Over Next 24 Hours
August 7th, 2014 · 1 Comment · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Featured, Maui News, Weather
 

Mike Cantin with the National Weather Service said that dangers on land with strong winds and flooding potential, and on the sea with high waves and storm surge along the coast make the system a threat.


Lieutenant Governor Shan Tsutsui (left), Emergency Management Officer Anna Foust (middle), and Maui Mayor Alan Arakawa (right).  Photo by Wendy Osher.
VIDEO: Maui Mid-Day Press Conference on Iselle Preparations
August 7th, 2014 · 2 Comments · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Featured, Maui News
 

Mayor Arakawa asked that residents stay indoors this evening. “Civil Defense has recommended that no one, except for emergency personnel be out on the roads past 9 p.m.,” he said during the press conference. “This is very important, as we are expecting damaging tropical storm force winds of up to 60 mph, as well as potential life-threatening flash floods and rock and mudslides.”


Satellite imagery of Iselle at 9:30 a.m. HST, Thursday, Aug. 7, 2014. Image courtesy CPHC/NOAA/NWS.
Iselle Update: 9 a.m. Press Conference Highlights
August 7th, 2014 · 1 Comment · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Featured, Hurricane Tracker, Maui News, Weather
 

The impacts—in the form of heavy rain, strong winds, and storm surge—are anticipated to begin as early as 4 p.m. on Hawaiʻi Island today, with the center of the storm passing over the Big Island of Hawaiʻi in the late afternoon to evening hours.


Satellite imagery of Iselle at 6:30 a.m. HST, Thursday, Aug. 7, 2014. Image courtesy CPHC/NOAA/NWS.
Iselle Update: Impacts Projected for Maui
August 7th, 2014 · 8 Comments · Featured, Hurricane Tracker, Maui News, Weather
 

The Central Pacific Hurricane Center says the onset of tropical storm conditions are expected over Maui County tonight, with very large damaging surf expected along mainly east and south shores starting late tonight.


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