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June 08, 2015

VIDEO: Paige Alms Rides the Wave at Maui Film Festival

Paige Alms is featured in a documentary which premiered at the Maui Film Festival Sunday night. She grew up on the island of Maui with...
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January 18, 2015

Ask The Mayor: Why Are the Ho‘okipa Restrooms Closed?

Why are the Hookipa Beach Park bathrooms still closed? They've been closed since June 2014. Hookipa was voted third-most visited place, behind the crater and the road to Hana! C’mon Mayor! Give Hookipa our bathrooms back
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November 27, 2014

UPDATE: Maui Man Dies After Miscellaneous Accident at Hoʻokipa

Maui police have since identified the man who died after a miscellaneous accident at Hoʻokipa Beach Park on Thanksgiving Day as Eric Strohsacker, of Kīhei. Police say they have yet to determine the cause of death.
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January 06, 2014

Waves Are Expected to Build By Week’s End

Wave activity will continue to decline this evening although a combination of north to northwest swells is projected to build through Tuesday, Jan. 7, peaking to potentially double overhead sets at the best exposures.
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December 24, 2013

Christmas Offering: Surf Between 15 to 20 Feet

Another high-surf advisory remains in effect from 6 a.m. this morning to 6 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 25. Surf will rise today, remain elevated tonight into Christmas and projected to peak Thursday, with wave heights on the north shore between 15 to 20 feet.
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December 20, 2013

Maui’s North-Facing Shores Can Expect Big Surf

Wave activity was expected to pick up late last night and build into Friday, Dec. 20, as another advisory-level winter swell arrives to the shores of Maui. The National Weather Service has issued a high-surf warning for the north facing shores of Maui through 6 p.m. tonight.
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May 24, 2013

Best South Swell in Recent History is Over

Without a doubt the best run of south swell to happen on Maui in recent history is sadly over. But summer has just begun.
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May 14, 2013

The Last of the North Swells and the First Big South

The south swell season has begun with a big swell on the way.
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April 11, 2013

Winter Reflection, and One Last Swell?

Well that was it. The winter season is clearly over and done with. And as you take some time to reflect on all of the memorable rides that you had from epic swell after epic swell
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February 25, 2013

Good Waves, Brown Water

The recent heavy rainfall resulted in brown waters along the north shore, making surfers think twice about jumping in for a surf.
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December 13, 2012

Windy Trades Produce East Swell, Friday Forecast

Windy conditions prevail as strong trade winds in the 15-30+ mph range also produce east swell for Maui.
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January 12, 2012

PHOTOS: Hookipa Surfers Shred Late-Afternoon Waves

North Shore surfers convened at Hookipa Beach Park to surf of 8 to 15 foot afternoon waves.
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October 11, 2011

Winter Swells Tease Maui’s North Shore

Updated surf forecast, as the North Shore begins to take in some early winter swells.
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September 22, 2011

PHOTOS: Swells Increase As Surf Season Begins

As the swells begin to pick up on Maui's north shore, surfers are heading out to popular surf spots Pa'ia Bay and Ho'okipa for an early start to the surf season.
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April 05, 2011

VIDEO: Maui’s Matt Meola Wins $100,000 Surf Video Contest

21 year old, Matt Meola, a Maui Boy from Kuau, recently won the Innersection Free Surfing Video Contest and netted $100,000.
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