Maui    News & Information Hub
HEADLINE NEWS Weekly Newsletter
File images/graphics by Wendy Osher.
FIRE CAPTAIN: Maui Job Corps Fire May Have Been Intentional
March 11th, 2014 · No Comments · Comments Via Facebook (2) · Maui News
 

Fire officials continue to investigate the cause of a fire at the Hawaiʻi Job Corps facility in Makawao , but say it may have been intentionally set, according to Pāʻia Fire Captain Ben Bland.


Maui Police award ceremony, Friday, Feb. 22, 2013. Pictured left is Silver Medal of Valor recipient, Erik Losvar with Maui Police Chief Gary Yabuta (right). Photo by Wendy Osher.
Two Maui Officers to be Honored with Kahuola Award
February 22nd, 2014 · 1 Comment · Comments Via Facebook (26) · Maui News
 

Officers Joshua Kalb and Erik Losvar are being recognized for their actions during a structure fire at the Kāʻanapali Royale condominium on June 12, 2013, in which they entered a burning unit and pulled out the lone male occupant from within.


This photo was taken from the ABC Store on Lower Honoapiʻilani Road across the street from the Sunset Terrace apartments where smoke could be seen coming from the complex. Photo courtesy Sam Florez.
One Resident Displaced in Sunset Terrace Apartment Fire
January 13th, 2014 · Comments Off · Comments Via Facebook (6) · Featured, Maui News
 

A fire at the Sunset Terrace apartments in West Maui displaced one individual and forced the temporary evacuation of an estimated 50 residents, fire officials said.


Kailana Street fire. Photo courtesy Nathan Taylor.
UPDATE: Kailana Street Fire, Paukukalo
January 3rd, 2014 · Comments Off · Comments Via Facebook (7) · Featured, Maui News
 

When firefighters from Engine-1 out of Wailuku arrived on scene at 8:46 p.m., they found the home 25% involved in flames coming from the second floor, said Maui Fire Captain Kris Sakamoto.


MFD logo. Photo by Wendy Osher.
Fire Burns Un-Permitted Structure in Olowalu
December 29th, 2013 · 48 Comments · Comments Via Facebook (3) · Featured, Maui News
 

A fire on Saturday burned an un-permitted single-story structure located mauka of the Honoapiʻilani Highway in Olowalu.


MFD logo. Photo by Wendy Osher.
Trailer Home Destroyed by Fire in Launiupoko
December 5th, 2013 · Comments Off · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Maui News
 

A fire on Wednesday afternoon caused extensive damage to a trailer home on Kai Hele Kū Street in the Launiupoko area of West Maui.


Wendy's Kahului. Photo by Wendy Osher.
Minor Damage in Kitchen Fire at Wendy’s Kahului
December 4th, 2013 · Comments Off · Comments Via Facebook (2) · Maui News
 

An early morning kitchen fire caused an estimated $500 in damage at the Wendy’s Old Fashioned Hamburgers restaurant in Kahului.


Maui Police fire investigation vehicle. File photo by Wendy Osher.
Kapalua House Fire “Intentionally” Set
November 22nd, 2013 · Comments Off · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Maui News
 

Fire officials say an early morning structure fire and nearby brush fire in Kapalua were both intentionally set, causing an estimated $3,000 in damage to the home, which was unoccupied at the time.


Photo by Wendy Osher.
Structure, 2 Cars Destroyed in Haʻikū Fire
September 16th, 2013 · Comments Off · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Maui News
 

A Quonset hut and two parked cars were destroyed in a brush fire reported this morning in Haʻikū, Maui.


Kahului shed fire, 8/7/13. Photo by Wendy Osher.
Lighter Sparks Kahului Shed Fire
August 7th, 2013 · 1 Comment · Comments Via Facebook (9) · Featured, Maui News
 

Fire officials say a shed fire in a Kahului neighborhood was caused by a child playing with a cigarette lighter.


Page 1 of 3123