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KPOA Morning Godess Alaka'i Paleka presented Makua with one of her Hoku Awards, while fellow KPOA on-air personality, Shane "HHB" Kahalehau was among the 2011 nominees for Religous Album.
KPOA Celebrates 30 Years of Hawaiian Music, Maui Style
October 24th, 2014 · No Comments · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Maui Arts & Entertainment
 

The station was established in October, 1984 as the first radio station in Lahaina, and Hawaiʻi’s first Hawaiian Music FM station.


Allen "Braddah Poki" Pokipala. Photo by Wendy Osher.
Braddah Poki Passes: Entertainer, Musician, and Humble Hawaiian
October 1st, 2011 · 4 Comments · Featured, Maui News
 

The longtime musician, entertainer, and on-air radio personality, passed away on Friday night, September 30, 2011 at his home in Lahaina, surrounded by family.


Punana Leo o Maui Fundraiser: Ho’omau 2010, March 27
Punana Leo o Maui Fundraiser: Ho’omau 2010, March 27
March 9th, 2010 · Comments Off · Maui Arts & Entertainment, Maui News
 

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hKJ2JZ0NR0M[/youtube] The Punana Leo o Maui program will hold its annual Ho’omau fundraiser on Saturday, March 27, 2010 from 9 a.m. to sunset at the Keopu’olani Park Amphitheater in Kahului.  Funds raised goes towards the Hawaiian immersion preschool program. The day-long Ho’omau 2010 event features entertainment from: Na Palapalai, Keali’i Kaneali’i, ‘Ohana Pahuwai, Homestead, Sudden […]


Photo credit: Walgreen Co.
Walgreens Opens First Full-Service Store on Maui in Lahaina
September 22nd, 2009 · Comments Off · Featured, Maui News
 

Walgreens will open its first full-service store on Maui in Lahaina on Sunday, Oct. 4, 2009.  The store will begin grand opening festivities at 11 a.m. and will open at 11:45 a.m. The 15,238-sq. ft. store, located at 342 Keawe Street, will be the fifth full-service store in the state of Hawaii; the other four […]


MAUI’S ISLAND MUSIC STATION, NATIVE 92.5 UNVEILS STAFF OF 5 FRESH FACES
MAUI’S ISLAND MUSIC STATION, NATIVE 92.5 UNVEILS STAFF OF 5 FRESH FACES
May 21st, 2009 · 1 Comment · Featured, Maui Arts & Entertainment, Maui News
 

Pacific Radio Group’s newest station, Native 92.5, Maui’s Island Music Station, unveils a fresh five-person lineup. Longtime radio personality Kawika “KawikaVeeka” Duey takes on a dual duty as the station’s Program Director and morning man.  As the veteran voice of the station, KawikaVeeka builds upon his 10 years of experience in the local radio industry.  […]


(Image courtesy the Maui Arts & Cultural Center, Photo by Cristian Dobles, www.cristiandobles.com)
MUSIC DUO HAPA PERFORMS FOR MACC’S HO’ONANEA
February 6th, 2009 · 1 Comment · Maui Arts & Entertainment, Maui News
 

(Posted by Wendy OSHER © 2009) The slack-key guitar/vocal team of Barry Flanagan and Nathan Aweau, known together as HAPA, return to the Maui Arts & Cultural Center as part of the Ho’onanea Series. After sweeping the 1994 Na Hoku Hanohano Awards, HAPA has remained at the forefront of Hawaiian music with a fusion of […]