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Kendama. Photo by Wendy Osher.
Kendama Craze Featured in Lahaina Tournament
February 20th, 2014 · No Comments · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Featured, Maui News
 

A wooden toy with a Japanese name is the latest trend in playground pageantry on Maui.


Kipahulu, Haleakala National Park signage.  Photo by Wendy Osher.
Hiker Treated and Released After Fall at Pīpīwai Trail
February 20th, 2014 · No Comments · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Maui News
 

Rangers from the Kīpahulu District of Haleakalā National Park helped to stabilize a 65-year-old man who tripped and fell while hiking on the Pīpīwai Trail on Wednesday, park officials said.


Photo by Wendy Osher.
Molokaʻi State Forest Reserve Reopened to Vehicles
February 20th, 2014 · No Comments · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Maui News
 

Crews from the Division of Forestry and Wildlife used heavy equipment to remove debris from the road and conduct resurfacing.


Teena Rasmussen. Photo by Wendy Osher.
$1M Revolving Fund to Help Maui Business Expansion
February 20th, 2014 · 2 Comments · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Maui Business, Maui News
 

The fund provides minimum $50,000 awards in the form of grants or loans to both for-profit and non-profit organizations and businesses.


UHMC Chancellor Clyde Sakamoto. File photo courtesy UHMC.
UH Maui College Chancellor Sakamoto to Retire
February 19th, 2014 · 3 Comments · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Maui News
 

Sakamoto has been at the helm of the Maui campus, serving as chief executive officer since 1991, and has been with the UH System for 41 years.


Election, file photo by Wendy Osher.
Ing’s Same-Day Voter Registration Bill Considered
February 19th, 2014 · No Comments · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Maui News
 

Representative Kaniela Ing of Maui, who introduced the bill noted that Hawaiʻi has the lowest voter turnout in the nation. He said this challenge could jeopardize the effectiveness of Hawaiʻi’s democratic process.


Photo cortesy: Deron Verbeck/ HIHWNMS / NOAA Fisheries MMHSRP Permit # 932-1905.
Humpback Whale Freed of Life-Threatening Entanglement
February 19th, 2014 · 2 Comments · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Featured, Maui News
 

An adult humpback whale was freed of hundreds of feet of small gauge line during a successful disentanglement effort conducted this morning in waters off of West Maui.


Pāʻia, photo by Wendy Osher.
Traffic Accident Knocks Out Power to 450 Pāʻia Customers
February 19th, 2014 · No Comments · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Maui News
 

An estimated 450 electric customers lost power in parts of Pāʻia early Wednesday morning following a car crash that sheared a utility pole guy wire.


Hawai’i Island police dismantled an underground bunker marijuana-growing operation in Puna and arrested two individuals at the Glenwood home after serving a search warrant on Thursday. Police described the building as a sophisticated operation measuring 40 by 80 feet, and containing more than 500 marijuana plants. Photo courtesy Hawai’i Police Department.
Briefing on Medical Marijuana Dispensaries
February 19th, 2014 · 25 Comments · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Maui News
 

An informational briefing will be held this afternoon to discuss pending house legislation on the proposed legalization of medical marijuana dispensaries in Hawaiʻi.


KCA Meeting. Photo by Wendy Osher.
VIDEO: Police Receive Heated Dialogue over Missing Women
February 18th, 2014 · 26 Comments · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Maui News
 

An overflow crowd of community members were in attendance at a public meeting hosted by the Kīhei Community Association that included dialogue with Maui police regarding two unsolved missing persons cases reported in the past two months.


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