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VIDEO: Maui Ceremony for Medal of Honor Recipient Kaho’ohanohano
February 27th, 2012 · Comments Off · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Featured, Maui News
 

“It is almost like a final closure for the family. We have the proper recognition, we have the proper head stone, and I believe we can put this to rest finally from our family’s point of view.”


File photo by Wendy Osher.
10 p.m. Ban on Music/Entertainment Proposed for Kihei Triangle
February 27th, 2012 · 7 Comments · Comments Via Facebook (11) · Maui News
 

A proposal that seeks to place a 10 p.m. limit on music, entertainment and dancing at the Kihei Kalama Village complex is drawing heavy discussion.


File image by Wendy Osher.
Man Suffers Burns in Kahului Structure Fire
February 26th, 2012 · Comments Off · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Featured, Maui News
 

The fire was first reported at 7:38 p.m. at a 750 square-foot cottage located at the back of a residence at 502 South Kamehameha Avenue. The individual was transported by Medic-1 from the scene with burns to his left arm, left leg, and some facial injuries.


Great Whale Count. Courtesy.  File photo, Pacific Whale Foundation.
1,054 Sightings in Maui’s Great Whale Count
February 26th, 2012 · 1 Comment · Comments Via Facebook (5) · Featured, Maui News
 

The largest number of sightings was at Pu’u Olai were 232 whales were counted, (33 of them claves); followed by Papawai Point (the scenic lookout on the Honoapiilani Highway) with 189 whales; and Ma’alaea with 167 whales. The 2012 tally, was 34% less than the 1,607 whales counted in 2011.


Maui Electric Company offices in Kahului. Photo by Wendy Osher.
Power Restored Following Outage in Parts of Haiku
February 26th, 2012 · Comments Off · Comments Via Facebook (2) · Maui News
 

Officials with Maui Electric Company say the outage is affecting areas of Haiku bounded by Haiku Road, Maliko Gulch, Haiku Hills Subdivision, Pauwela Road, Hana Highway, Kalanikahua Road, and lateral streets.


Honolua Bay. File photo.
Medevac Used in Rescue of Snorkeler at Honolua Bay
February 26th, 2012 · 1 Comment · Maui News
 

A female visitor from Vancouver, BC, was Medevaced from Honolua Bay after running into trouble while snorkeling on Saturday afternoon. Authorities say the woman was involved in a near-drowning incident


Medics, Fire and Police personnel responded to a two-vehicle head-on collision on the Honoapiilani Highway early Sunday morning.  The accident forced the temporary closure of the highway while crews worked to extricate one individual.  Both drivers suffered injuries, one critical. Courtesy photo.
UPDATE: Jaws Of Life Used in Honoapiilani Head-on Collision
February 26th, 2012 · 3 Comments · Featured, Maui News
 

Maui police are investigating the suspected involvement of speed and drugs as contributing factors in an early morning head-on collision on the Honoapiilani Highway that left two Lahaina women hospitalized in critical condition.


Sake map from 2/24/12 3:53 a.m. quake near the Kilauea Summit. Map courtesy USGS & Hawaii Volcanoes Obersvatory.
Seismic Swarm Continues: More than 100 Earthquakes Recorded
February 24th, 2012 · 1 Comment · Comments Via Facebook (5) · Featured, Maui News
 

Scientists say it’s likely that high rates of seismicity could continue for several days. Officials say the earthquake swarm has not caused any obvious changes in Kilauea’s magma plumbing system or ongoing eruptions; but that the magnitude 4.3 quake did cause a small rockfall in the active vent located within Halema‘uma‘u Crater at the summit of Kilauea.


Maui Mayor Alan Arakawa speaks with Council Members Mike White and Joe Pontanilla following the deliver of his 2012 State of the County Address.  Photo by Wendy Osher.
VIDEO: Maui Lawmakers React to Mayor’s Address
February 24th, 2012 · Comments Off · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Maui News
 

Hokama said he appreciated the mayor’s recap of his administration’s accomplishments over the past year and is encouraged by some of the initiatives that the mayor plans to put forth in the upcoming budget.


Mayor Alan Arakawa, 2012 State of the County Address. Photo by Wendy Osher.
Maui State of the County 2012: Full Text, VIDEO
February 24th, 2012 · Comments Off · Comments Via Facebook (1) · Featured, Maui News
 

Maui Mayor Alan Arakawa urged legislative support from lawmakers while addressing a standing room only crowd in the Council Chambers today. During his 2012 State of the County Address, the mayor called on lawmakers to back a bill that addresses infrastructure tax credits and production credits to support the establishment of a film industry on Maui.


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