Powered By UNISYS
( Click to Close )
Maui    News & Information Hub
HEADLINE NEWS Weekly Newsletter
Featured Articles
ʻOheʻo Gulch in East Maui region of Kīpahulu. Photo courtesy Haleakalā National Park.
ʻOheʻo Stream Closed Due to High Water, Damaged Equipment
April 9th, 2014 · 1 Comment · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Featured, Maui News
 

The stream has been closed for a week due to recent storm conditions and continued flooding, which prohibit Haleakalā National Park staff from safely accessing the upstream sensors.


Photo by Wendy Osher.
Hawaiʻi Minimum Wage Hike Advances in Legislature
April 9th, 2014 · Comments Off · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Featured, Maui News
 

The bill seeks yearly increases over four years beginning next year to: $7.75 per hour in 2015, $8.50 in 2016, $9.25 in 2017, and $10 in 2018.


Waiheʻe, Maui. File photo by Wendy Osher.
Waiheʻe-Waiehu Ranks 3rd Best for Home Ownership in State
April 8th, 2014 · 1 Comment · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Featured, Maui Business
 

The area was one of only three neighbor island location included on the list, and was ranked behind Oʻahu’s Kapolei and Ocean Pointe in Ewa Beach, which were ranked first and second respectively.


Maui Mall County Service Center, April 8, 2014.  Photo by Wendy Osher.
UPDATE: Maui Mall Parking Lot Evacuated Over Suspected Ordnance
April 8th, 2014 · 4 Comments · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Featured, Maui News
 

Police say the grenade and mortar belonged to the man’s late father. The individual was not arrested and the case is being forwarded to the Prosecutor’s Office for review.


Anti-GMO rally, Sunday, March 30, 2014. Photo by Rodney S. Yap.
Maui Petition Filed Against GMO Industry, Monsanto Responds
April 8th, 2014 · 174 Comments · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Featured, Maui News
 

A total of 9,500 signatures were submitted to the County on Monday as part of a petition calling for the suspension of genetically-engineered operations and practices in Maui County.


Pictured left to right: Kye Haina, Maile Sur, Daisy Draper, Dr. Charles Soma, Jaylin Kekiwi, Destinee Murray. Photo Credit,  Nagamine Photo Studio, Inc.
Maui Students Win National Contest on Distracted Driving
April 7th, 2014 · 2 Comments · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Featured, Maui News
 

The award comes as the nation observes distracted driving awareness month, and the Maui Police Department launches a five day campaign of increased enforcement planned to run from April 10-15, 2014.


Jason Moore prepares to biopsy sample, while Casey Cohan gets underwater documentation using a pole camera.

Courtesy of E. Lyman - NOAA HIHWNMS - MMHSRP (permit # 932-1905)
Whale Freed of Life-threatening Entanglement in Lahaina
April 7th, 2014 · 1 Comment · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Featured, Maui News
 

The whale, described as a sub-adult humpback, had a braided line running through its mouth, and was trailing about 120-feet of line and a pair of bouys, according to officials with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Association.


Graphics by Wendy Osher.
Man Critically Injured in Fall From Pickup Truck on Kula Hwy
April 7th, 2014 · 64 Comments · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Featured, Maui News
 

Police say the 23-year-old man, who was a passenger, climbed out of the cab of the truck through the rear sliding window, but fell out of the truck bed while the truck was moving.


Kahului Falcons' offense dominated Kihei Saturday, en route to a lopsided 46-6 victory. Photo by Rodney S. Yap.
Maui Big Boyz Football Kicks Off 2014 Season
April 6th, 2014 · 4 Comments · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Featured, Maui Sports
 

The Maui Big Boyz Football League is much bigger now that it’s four-years old. In fact, the league introduced its little brother Saturday at the Kulamalu Field in Upcountry.


Firearms/Maui Police Department Special Response Team. File photo by Wendy Osher.
Firearm Registration Soars 516% in Maui County Over 13 Years
April 4th, 2014 · 31 Comments · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Featured, Maui News
 

Between 2000 and 2013, the number of permits processed annually in Maui County increased 351.4%, the number of firearms registered soared 516.2%, and the tally of firearms imported surged 487.4%, according to the report.


Page 40 of 414« First...102030...3839404142...506070...Last »