Hōkūle‘a’s Departure to Maui Delayed Due to Weather

If weather conditions improve, Hōkūleʻa will depart at 6 a.m. this morning (Monday, Feb. 19) and will arrive at Māʻalaea Harbor by Tuesday morning, Feb. 20.
February 19, 2018 · 0 Comments

Cooking Fire Causes $50,000 in Damage to Kīhei Home

A 14-year-old boy was the only person at home and discovered the fire on the kitchen stove. He tried but was not able to extinguish the flames.
February 18, 2018 · 0 Comments

Search Underway for Missing Kayaker off Maui

The Coast Guard launched the search for a 62-year-old woman who was kayaking in a pink kayak when weather separated her from a friend who was also kayaking.
February 18, 2018 · 2 Comments


Snow is expected on Haleakalā summit above 9,000 feet. Snow accumulations up to two inches, with localized higher amounts are possible.
February 18, 2018 · 17 Comments

Maui Obituary Notices: Week of Feb. 18, 2018

May they rest in peace. Maui Obituary Notices: Week of Feb. 18, 2018
February 18, 2018 · 0 Comments

FLOOD UPDATES: Unstable Weather Across Hawai‘i Through Monday

A strong upper level trough approaching the state will produce unstable conditions that will generate heavy showers and thunderstorms.
February 18, 2018 · 9 Comments

Rare Find in Maui Waters: Presumed Humpback Whale Placenta

Pacific Whale Foundation's Ocean Journey, on its first whalewatch of the day, came across the rarest of finds -- placenta in the water, presumed to be from a humpback whale.
February 18, 2018 · 24 Comments

Baldwin and Hawai‘i Prep Make Tournament History as Boys Soccer Co-Champions

Baldwin and Hawaiʻi Prep make tournament history as the first neighbor-island teams to win a Division I championship in the 44 years of the tournament.
February 18, 2018 · 3 Comments

Flash Flood Watch Saturday Through Monday

The threat of heavy rainfall will persist through the Monday holiday, and this watch may need to be expanded westward to additional islands by Sunday.
February 16, 2018 · 8 Comments

Live Skunk Captured, Rabies Testing Underway

A live skunk was captured early this morning. The Plant Quarantine Branch records indicate that this is the first skunk captured in the state.
February 16, 2018 · 63 Comments