Grant Funding Supports Training for Maui Youth & Family Services Staff

Sixteen employees from Maui Youth & Family Services attended a professional development conference hosted by the Institute on Violence, Abuse and Trauma.
April 26, 2018 · 0 Comments

DOE Opens Satellite Classes at Hanalei Colony Resort

A temporary educational site opened today at the Hanalei Colony Resort to serve 51 students who were impacted by flooding and the Kūhiō Hwy closure on Kauaʻi.
April 26, 2018 · 0 Comments

Lawmakers Expedite Approval of $125 Million for Flood Relief

The House and Senate passed the state budget a week earlier than normal to allow the disaster relief bill to move quickly to the Governor for signature.
April 26, 2018 · 0 Comments

State House Unanimously Passes $14.4 Billion Budget

There's $2.5 million for the Kahului Civic Center on Maui; and $9 million for the acquisition of 3,200+ acres in Upcountry Maui for reforestation and recreation
April 26, 2018 · 0 Comments

Maui Visitor Spending Increased 12.7% in First Quarter 2018

Maui visitor spending increased +12.7% to $1.46 billion in the first quarter of 2018, according to new information compiled by the Hawaiʻi Tourism Authority.
April 26, 2018 · 0 Comments

BREAKING: Hawai‘i County Mayor Harry Kim Medevaced to O‘ahu as Precaution

Hawai'i County Mayor Harry Kim has been medevaced to The Queens Medical Center in Honolulu as a precautionary measure after experiencing chest pains...
April 26, 2018 · 0 Comments

Senate Confirms Hamman as Maui District Court Judge

Hamman fills the vacancy created by the retirement of the Honorable Keith Tanaka, and will serve a term of six years.
April 26, 2018 · 0 Comments

Runaway: Maui Boy Missing Since Tuesday

The mother of the boy says 13-year-old Dejshon Evans went missing from Lokelani Intermediate on April 24 at 11 a.m.  Family members say no one saw him leave.
April 26, 2018 · 8 Comments

Southwest Plans to Serve Four Hawai‘i Airports

After talk of a much anticipated expansion into the Hawaiʻi market, Southwest Airlines today unveiled plans to serve four Hawaiʻi airports, including Kahului.
April 26, 2018 · 54 Comments

Report: Vacation Rentals Impact on Maui

Vacation rental units put pressure on Hawaiʻi’s already-stressed housing market by reducing homes for Hawai‘i residents and driving up rents.
April 25, 2018 · 54 Comments