Big Island police have arrested a 35-year-old Pāhoa man in connection with the attempted kidnapping and attempted sexual assault of a female child in a restroom at a Hilo public school this morning (September 20).
The four-hour event begins at 10 a.m. on Saturday, September 24 at the Lahaina Cannery Mall. Even though the end to the recession occurred some time ago, economists say Maui is the only county in the state that continues to lose jobs.
Arson investigators from police and fire departments around the state have convened in Makena for a three-day conference. The event will conclude with a live fire demonstration, intended to show the effectiveness of home fire sprinklers.
The old ML&P Cannery building in Kahului is in the process of being gutted. By noon today, just the bare bones of the structure were were left standing, at a place where pineapple on Maui once thrived as a leading industry.
The Kihei man was found about one mile above the park by a fellow hiker on Sunday morning, 3 days after falling and losing consciousness. Unable to walk, the man dragged himself down the river where he was eventually found.