Lahainaluna Grad, NFL Draft Prospect Mata‘afa Autograph Signing at KOR

The Westin Kā‘anapali Ocean Resort Villas will be hosting an autograph signing opportunity with Lahainaluna High School alumni and NFL draft prospect, Hercules Mata‘afa
April 18, 2018 · 6 Comments

Threat of Heavy Rain Forecast Thursday to Friday

The heaviest rainfall is expected from Oʻahu to Hawaiʻi Island. Even moderate rain for an extended period can pose a threat to already saturated areas of Kauaʻi
April 18, 2018 · 8 Comments

High Enterococci Bacteria Count at Hanaka‘ō‘ō, Maui

The public is advised of a water quality exceedance of enterococci at Hanaka‘ō‘ō, Maui. Levels of 178/100 mL have been detected during routine beach monitoring
April 17, 2018 · 8 Comments

Monk Seal with Knife in its Mouth Sparks Concern Over Proper Trash Disposal

Crews observing a Hawaiian monk seal pup on Hawai‘i Island, spotted it playing with a bright orange object in its mouth. As they watched the seal dive beneath near-shore rocks and come back up they realized the pup, known affectionately as Manu‘iwa, was holding a knife in its mouth. The DLNR Division of Conservation and Resources... Read more »
April 17, 2018 · 41 Comments

Hashimoto Appointed to Maui District 8 House Seat

Gov. David Ige appointed Troy Hashimoto to the Maui House seat previously occupied by former Rep. Joe Souki.
April 17, 2018 · 3 Comments

EXCLUSIVE: Lāna‘i’s Hensley Celebrates KULEANA in Isle’s Newly Renovated Theater

Maui Now spoke with Lānaʻi resident Bill Hensley who was among the list of some 150 actors, primarily Maui County residents, who had parts in the film.
April 17, 2018 · 2 Comments

Environmental Court Voids 131 Recreational Aquarium Collection Permits

More than 130 recreational aquarium collection permits are now void under a new ruling issued in Hawaiʻi's Environmental Court on Thursday.
April 17, 2018 · 6 Comments

Honoapi‘ilani Realignment Opens to Traffic on April 23

The newly completed Honoapiʻilani Highway realignment Phase IB-2 opens to traffic on Monday, April 23, 2018 following a blessing held over the weekend.
April 17, 2018 · 9 Comments

Lihikai Elementary Closed, No Electricity Following Vehicle-Pole Accident

Lihikai Elementary in Kahului on Maui is closed today, Tuesday, April 17, 2018 due to no electricity at the school.
April 17, 2018 · 0 Comments

220+ Airlifted, Search and Rescue Continues on Flood Damaged Kaua‘i

More than 220 people have been airlifted from the Hā‘ena and Wainiha areas before multi-agency relief efforts ceased overnight on Monday and will commence again
April 17, 2018 · 5 Comments