Wendy Osher, Maui Now

Wendy Osher, Maui Now

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Wendy Osher

Wendy Osher leads the Maui Now news team. She is also the news voice of parent company, Pacific Media Group, having served more than 15 years as News Director for the company’s six Maui radio stations.

She is a graduate of the University of Southern California and holds a BA in Print Journalism. As a multi-media contributor, her writing and photographs have been published in the Honolulu Star-Advertiser and her video work has appeared on various network television stations. In her free time, Wendy loves hula, art and culture.


Articles by Wendy Osher

June 24, 2017

Intent to Veto List Includes Bills on Aquarium Fish, Tiny Homes, Motorcycle Safety

Governor David Ige's intent to veto list includes measures relating to tiny homes, motorcycle safety and aquarium fish permits. 
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June 23, 2017

VIDEO: Count Down to July 1st Maui Hospital Transition

Dr. David Ulin, Chief Medical Director, Maui Health System provides some insight into what Maui residents can expect as the transition takes place on July 1st.
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June 21, 2017

King Tides Roll In: Monk Seal Slows Traffic on Honoapiʻilani Hwy

King tides: A monk seal came up partially on the road on the Honoapiʻilani Highway in Olowalu this afternoon, slowing traffic on the busy Maui thoroughfare...
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June 21, 2017

4.5 Hawai‘i Quake Caused by Bending of Oceanic Plate From Weight of Island

There is no tsunami threat to Hawaiʻi after a prelim magnitude 4.4 earthquake reported at 10:09a on Wednesday, June 21, 2017 about 70 mi SW of Hilo, Hawaiʻi.
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June 20, 2017

Maui Ranked Among Best Places to Visit in US

The publication highlighted Maui's idyllic beaches, parks and east Maui's Kaihalulu sands and Road to Hana, calling Maui "escapism at its finest."
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June 19, 2017

Kmart Closes Kahului Store After 24 Years

The Big Kmart in Kahului officially closed its doors on Sunday, June 18, 2017, after nearly 24 years in business at the Dairy Road location.
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June 15, 2017

Maui Island Unemployment Rate at 2.9% in May

The Island of Maui recorded a 2.9% unemployment rate in May 2017, down from the 3% rate recorded in April, and unchanged from the 2.9% rate reported last year.
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June 15, 2017

Re-Examination Ordered for Mental Fitness of Murder Suspect

A man accused of fatally stabbing his estranged wife last year at the Kehalani Foodland will undergo another round of mental examinations.
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June 14, 2017

BREAKING: Maui pCard Audit Finds “Fraud, Waste or Abuse” May Have Occurred

Over a 13-month period, 369 pCards were used by Maui employees to make $4.38 million of purchases. The audit found that fraud, waste or abuse may have occurred
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June 14, 2017

Maui Home Prices Up 12% to $700,000

The median price for a single-family home on Maui was up 12.4% to $700,000 from last year, that according to the Realtors Association of Maui.
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