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Click image to view VIDEO of our interview with Makawao Council candidate Mike White.
VIDEO: Mike White, Makawao Council Candidate Profile, Decision 2010 MauiNOW.com
September 6th, 2010 · Comments Off · Maui Election, Maui News
 

Mike White, 2010 Makawao Council candidate profile, Transcript:  Introduction:  Good morning, my name is Mike White.  I’m running for the Makawao-Haiku-Paia council seat and I’m a life-time resident of Hawaii.  My family first settled on Kauai and Niihau over 160 years ago.  Although I look very haole, and have a very haole name, I’ve been very […]


Click image to view VIDEO of our MauiNOW interview with District 8 State House candidate Tasha Kama.
VIDEO: Tasha Kama, Dist 8 House Candidate Profile, Decision 2010 MauiNOW.com
September 3rd, 2010 · Comments Off · Maui Election, Maui News
 

Tasha Kama, 2010 candidate for State House District 8, Transcript: Introduction:  Aloha, my name is Tasha Kama.  I’m a Democrat running for the State House of Representatives for District 8 which encompasses the communities of Waikapu, Wailuku, Waiehu, Waihee and Kahakuloa.  We must remedy our reliance on imported goods and must think, behave and act sustainably […]


Click image to view VIDEO of our MauiNOW interview with District 8 State House candidate Justin Hughey.
VIDEO: Justin Hughey, Dist 8 House Candidate Profile, Decision 2010 MauiNOW.com
August 25th, 2010 · Comments Off · Maui Election, Maui News
 

Justin Hughey, 2010 candidate for State House District 8, Transcript: Introduction: My name is Justin Hughey and I’m running for State House of Representatives, District 8.  I am a teacher, and I work a second job at a restaurant in order to be a teacher, even though I have a Master’s Degree.  My predominant focus is […]


Click image to view VIDEO of our MauiNOW interview with District 8 State House candidate Joe Souki.
VIDEO: Joe Souki Dist 8 House Candidate Profile, Decision 2010 MauiNOW.com
August 12th, 2010 · Comments Off · Maui Election, Maui News
 

Joe Souki, 2010 candidate for State House District 8, Transcript: Introduction: My name is Joseph Souki.  I am currently an incumbent member of the House, 8th District.  I am from District 8 all the way from Kahakuloa to Waikapu.  This past year, I’ve been part of the leadership and the chairman of the Transportation Committee.  I […]


Wailuku Water Co & HC&S to comply with water restoration order on Monday August 9, 2010
Wailuku Water Co & HC&S to comply with water restoration order on Monday August 9, 2010
August 2nd, 2010 · Comments Off · Featured, Maui News
 

Wailuku Water Company and Hawaiian Commercial & Sugar Company (HC&S) will be releasing water past their diversions in Waihee River and North and South Waiehu Streams on Monday, August 9, to comply with a recent order issued by the State Commission on Water Resource Management. The order was a result of contested case hearing initiated […]


Appeal filed in water decision over Na Wai Eha
Appeal filed in water decision over Na Wai Eha
July 12th, 2010 · Comments Off · Maui News
 

Two Maui community groups today appealed the state Water Commission’s decision on in-stream flow standards at Nä Wai ‘Ehä, or “The Four Great Waters” of Waihe‘e River and Waiehu, ‘Ïao, and Waikapü Streams in West Maui. The groups say the 12.5 million gallons per day (mgd) of water restored, is less than what they had […]


“We will keep trying our hardest to keep HC&S viable to enable this transition,” said General Manager Christopher Benjamin.  Photo by Wendy Osher.
HC&S facing future with less water for sugar
May 26th, 2010 · Comments Off · Maui Business, Maui News
 

A historic decision was handed down on Tuesday that outlines in stream flow standards at 19 East Maui Streams. While water commission members saw it as a compromise, two of the main parties in the case have expressed concerns. Attorneys for the Native Hawaiian Legal Corporation, representing taro farmers and subsistence water users, plan to […]


Water Commission to decide on remaining East Maui Stream Flow Standards
Water Commission to decide on remaining East Maui Stream Flow Standards
May 25th, 2010 · Comments Off · Maui News
 

The State Commission on Water Resource Management will hold a meeting on Tuesday, May 25, in Pa‘ia, Maui, to hear public testimony and decide on a petition to amend the interim instream flow standards for 19 east Maui streams: Waikamoi, Alo, Wahinepe‘e, Puohokamoa, Haipua‘ena, Punalau, Honomanu, Nua‘ailua, ‘Ohi‘a, West Wailuaiki, East Wailuaiki, Kopili‘ula, Puaka‘a, Waiohue, […]