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 · 50 Comments

No Tsunami Threat to Hawai‘i After 7+ Mexico Quake

The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center issued a statement saying that based on all available data, there is no tsunami threat to Hawaiʻi.
February 16, 2018 · 0 Comments

Flags Seized at UHMC, New Standard Ensures Equal Heights

A group of about 15 people seized the American and Hawaiian flags at UH Maui College, requesting that both flags be flown on two separate poles of equal height.
February 16, 2018 · 12 Comments

Top Maui Headlines with Kiaora Bohlool

Here are some of the important headlines and stories you need to know around Maui, in this brief newscast with Maui Now’s Kiaora Bohlool.
February 16, 2018 · 0 Comments

Ocean Death Toll Rises to 12 on Maui: Victim at Pu‘u Keka‘a ID’d

A man who was pulled unresponsive from waters in Kāʻanapali on Tuesday afternoon has since died.
February 15, 2018 · 20 Comments

Fairness Act Seeks to Restore Benefits to WWII Filipino Veterans

The legislation seeks to ensure that surviving Filipino WWII veterans are fully eligible for benefits. There are an estimated 17,000 now in their 80s and 90s.
February 15, 2018 · 3 Comments

UPDATE/OPEN: Flooding Receded on South Kīhei Road

South Kīhei Rd is now OPEN between Maui Lu and Kaonoulu Street as of 12:15 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 15, 2018.  Maui police say water has receded.
February 15, 2018 · 6 Comments

All Clear: Re-sampling at ‘Ualapu‘e Meets Federal Standards

A re-sampling confirms that water at the ‘Ualapu‘e facility on Moloka‘i meets Federal EPA standards and no longer contains any trace of E. coli bacteria.
February 15, 2018 · 0 Comments

Maui Powerhouse Gym Under New Ownership

Maui Powerhouse Gym is under new ownership. The facility at Azeka Shopping Center first opened in 2005. The new team is led by longtime manager Logan Peitscher
February 15, 2018 · 1 Comment