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Photo courtesy County of Maui - Kamaole II Beach, Kihei, October 1, 2010.
Runoff from Culvert Causes Closure of Shoreline Waters off of Kamaole I and II Beach Parks in Kihei
October 1st, 2010 · Comments Off · Maui News
 

Heavy debris and rainwater Friday morning flowed from a culvert at Kamaole II Beach Park, forcing the closure of shoreline waters off of Kamaole I and II Beach Parks in South Maui.  The surge in water runoff from the culvert caused shoreline water conditions to be dark, murky and contain unseen debris creating a safety […]


9/12/10 Haleakala/Haliimaile traffic accident takes out signal light.  Photo courtesy Toni Blaeholder.
Traffic accident on Haleakala Highway at Haliimaile Road takes down traffic signal
September 12th, 2010 · Comments Off · Featured, Maui News
 

5:40 p.m. 9/12/10 All lanes of travel are open on Haleakala Hwy. Traffic signal repaired & functioning properly following vehicle accident. Update: 3:30 p.m. 9/12/10 All lanes of travel are open on Haleakala Hwy. Entry onto Haliimaile Rd from Haleakala Hwy is blocked due to traffic signal repair in progress. Estimated time of closure is […]


Click image to view VIDEO of our interview with District 10 State House candidate Ramon Madden.
VIDEO: Ramon Kitaichi Madden, House District 10 Candidate Profile, Decision 2010 MauiNOW.com
September 10th, 2010 · Comments Off · Maui Election, Maui News
 

Ramon Kitaichi Madden, 2010 candidate for State House District 10, Transcript: Introduction:  Aloha West Maui voters.  My name is Ramon Kitaichi Madden, and I’m running for the state House to represent West Maui in the upcoming 2010 Primary Election.  I live, work and play in West Maui, and I’m a proud parent of a 12-year-old son […]


Click image to view VIDEO of our interview with District 10 State House incumbent candidate Angus McKelvey.
VIDEO: Angus McKelvey, House District 10 Candidate Profile, Decision 2010 MauiNOW.com
August 27th, 2010 · Comments Off · Maui Election, Maui News
 

Angus McKelvey, 2010 candidate for State House District 10, Transcript: Introduction: Hi, my name is Representative Angus McKelvey.  It’s been my honor to serve the 10th District which is West Maui, Maalaea, and two streets in North Kihei since 2006.  I was born and raised in Hawaii.  I was actually born in Honolulu, and raised and grew […]


Office of elections cuts three Maui polling sites
Office of elections cuts three Maui polling sites
August 24th, 2010 · Comments Off · Maui Election, Maui News
 

By Wendy Osher There will be three less polling sites on Maui this election year.  The precinct consolidation will result in the closure of polling places at the Ulupalakua Ranch workshop, the Kaulana Pueo Church in Huelo and the Kahului Hongwanji in central Maui.  That leaves Maui County will at total of 40 polling sites.  […]


20 acre Ukumehame fire 90% contained, 2 acre Launiupoko fire 100% contained,  all Maui roads OPEN
20 acre Ukumehame fire 90% contained, 2 acre Launiupoko fire 100% contained, all Maui roads OPEN
August 11th, 2010 · Comments Off · Featured, Maui News
 

By Wendy Osher  (4:30p 8/11/10 Update):  Battalion Chief Karl Kubo called the Ukumehame brush fire 90% contained. Crews will continue to monitor the area tonight. (Update: 9:45 a.m. 8/11/10) Maui firefighters are now conducting mop-up operations after two fires in West Maui forced the four hour closure of the Honoapiilani Highway last night.  A fire […]


Click image to view VIDEO of our Candidate Profile segment with Ray Hart, candidate for BOE, Maui seat.
VIDEO: Ray Hart BOE Candidate Profile, Decision 2010 MauiNOW.com
August 10th, 2010 · Comments Off · Maui Election, Maui News
 

Ray Hart, 2010 candidate for the Board of Education-Maui Residency seat, Transcript: Introduction:  Please introduce yourself, give your name, the race you are running for and briefly name the key issues you plan to address in your campaign. Answer:  Hi, my name is Ray Hart.  I’m running for the Board of Education.  The major issues that […]


Kehalani fire flare up:  Roads in Wailuku Heights area reopened
Kehalani fire flare up: Roads in Wailuku Heights area reopened
August 9th, 2010 · Comments Off · Featured, Maui News
 

(Update: 4 p.m. 8/9/10) Fire officials have called the flare-up extinguished at 3:00 p.m. An estimated one acre was burned. No injuries or damage to structures are reported. Maui police re-opened South Alu Road at shortly after 3:00 p.m. There were no evacuations ordered of the area. (Update 3:11 p.m. 8/9/10) AUGUST 9, 3:11 PM: […]


Traffic crawled along Lower Honoapiilani Rd. when police closed the main Honoapiilani Highway at around 3:30 p.m. Sunday as fire crews battled brush fires at two spots mauka of the Highway.  Photo by Rey Patao.
Honoapiilani reopened following brush fires below Kapalua airport & below Lahaina Fire Station
August 8th, 2010 · Comments Off · Maui News
 

4:30p 8/8/10 Honoapiilani Hw (30) is now OPEN in both directions. Fires below the Kapalua Airport and just below the Lahaina Fire Station have both been deemed under control. ‎3:30p 8/8/10: Honoapiilani Hwy closed @ mp27 Due to brushfire mauka of Hwy,below Kapalua airport, traffic rerouted via Lower H-piilani Rd.


Photo by Wendy Osher.
VIDEO: Storage shed damaged in Happy Valley fire on Maui; homes saved
July 11th, 2010 · 1 Comment · Featured, Maui News
 

Click here to view video of Happy Valley Fire By Wendy Osher (6:15 a.m. 7/12/10) Firefighters will assess the extent of damage today caused by a fire overnight in the Happy Valley subdivision of Wailuku on Maui.  A storage shed was burned, but homes were saved in the densely populated area.  The fire was first […]


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