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Fire at Pu'ukolii Substation in West Maui 12/4/12.
Pu’ukoli’i Substation Fire Causes $1 Million Damage
December 4th, 2012 · 4 Comments · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Featured, Maui News
 

Damage to the Mobile Transformer was estimated at one million dollars. Electrical service has been restored to remaining customers in Pu’ukoli’i as of 12:59 p.m. The outage was caused by a fire at the company’s Pu’ukoli’i Substation at around 7 a.m. and resulted in a power outage for much of the Ka’anapali resort area.


Coast Guard Station Maui at Maalaea, file photo by Wendy Osher.
Search Suspended for Missing Airplane Near Maui
December 3rd, 2012 · 2 Comments · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Featured, Maui News
 

The determination to suspend the search was made at 3 p.m., on Monday, December 3, pending further information. “The decision to suspend a search is one of the hardest a commanding officer has to make,” said Captain Joanna Nunan


A Keiki's Dream, courtesy photo.
West Maui Family Receives Early Holiday Cheer
December 3rd, 2012 · 1 Comment · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Featured, Maui News
 

The Sulunga-Kahaialii ΄ohana of Napili was chosen to participate in an early holiday celebration and a dream day to remember. The family’s 11-year-old Sina, who is in need of a life-saving kidney transplant, has been under close medical care since April, 2012.


Hawaiian Airlines, photo by Wendy Osher.
Hawaiian to Launch Taipei Service Next July
December 3rd, 2012 · Comments Off · Featured, Maui Business
 

Hawaiian Airlines today announced plans to launch nonstop service between Taipei, Taiwan and Honolulu in July 2013, further extending the airline’s strategic expansion into Asia.


Maui's Ian Walsh at Jaws earlier this year. Photo by Fred Pompermayer/Red Bull Media House
Maui’s Walsh Unveils Red Bull Jaws: Paddle at Pe’ahi
December 3rd, 2012 · Comments Off · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Featured, Maui Surf
 

After two years of planning, the inaugural Red Bull Jaws: Paddle at Pe’ahi is a reality.


Shark bite incident in South Maui.  Photo courtesy Ryan Suda.
61-Year-Old Man Injured in Shark Attack at Maui Beach
November 30th, 2012 · 11 Comments · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Featured, Maui News
 

County officials say a 61-year-old male victim had been snorkeling with another man about 200 yards off shore, fronting 1790 Halama Street, Kihei, when the shark attack took place.


Charleston Koko.
UPDATE: Maui Man Questioned in Death of Uncle
November 29th, 2012 · 43 Comments · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Featured, Maui News
 

Today, November 30th, 2012 at 8:45 a.m., police say wanted person Charleston Koko voluntarily arrived at the Wailuku Police Station for questioning. Maui Police Lt. Wayne Ibarra said Koko was questioned and released. Further details are pending release.


Lining up with just the right direction. The point at Ho'okipa 11/29/12. Photo: Carlos Rock
Rare Glassy Days Ahead for Maui Surf
November 29th, 2012 · 1 Comment · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Featured, Maui Surf
 

A decent straight north swell and light winds are combining for epic conditions, the kind that winter in Hawaii is known for.


Congresswoman Hirono visits Mother Marianne’s gravesite in Kalaupapa, where she left ho`okupu, a traditional Hawaiian offering.  Courtesy photo.
Resolution Honoring Mother Marianne of Molokai
November 29th, 2012 · Comments Off · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Featured, Maui News
 

The resolution honors Mother Marianne for her life legacy of compassionate care and dedication to the Hansen’s disease patients she served in the remote Kalaupapa settlement.


Kihei High School conceptual site plan, image courtesy Draft EIS, State of Hawaii.
Governor Accepts EIS for Kihei High School
November 28th, 2012 · Comments Off · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Featured, Maui News
 

The school will serve grades 9 to 12 in the South Maui Region, and is designed to support an enrollment capacity of 1,650 students, and approximately 206 supporting staff and faculty.


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