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

August 11, 2018

Hawaii Primary Election Results 2018

In the race for Maui Mayor, it will be former Maui County Councilman Mike Victorino against West Maui Councilmember Elle Cochran in the November General Election.
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August 10, 2018

Top Chef Alum Sheldon Simeon’s New Lineage Restaurant to Open in Early Fall

Bravo network Top Chef alum Sheldon Simeon is readying the launch of his second Maui restaurant Lineage, slated to open in early fall
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August 09, 2018

4.3 Earthquake at South Flank of Kīlauea, No Tsunami

Hawaiian Volcano Observatory reports a preliminary magnitude 4.3 earthquake occurred on the South Flank of the Kīlauea Volcano at 6:51 a.m. on Aug. 9, 2018.
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August 08, 2018

Hector Passing South of Hawaii, Storm Warning Cancelled

The center of Hurricane Hector was located 210 miles SE of South Point, 240 miles SSE of Hilo, 330 miles SSE of Hāna and 350 miles SE of Kahului
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August 07, 2018

Fringes of Hurricane Hector to Brush Hawaii Island

The far northern fringes of Hurricane Hector will brush the Big Island on Wednesday. Tropical storm force winds up to 73 mph are possible for Hawaiʻi Island.
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August 06, 2018

Hector Remains Strong Category 4 Hurricane, Tropical Storm Watch for Hawaii County

Hector has entered the Central Pacific as a Category 4 Hurricane with increased forward movement near 15 mph and maximum sustained winds are near 140 mph.
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August 05, 2018

Hector Maintains Strength at Category 4 Hurricane (5 p.m. 8.5.18)

Hurricane Hector will cross into the Central Pacific tonight or early Monday and will be crossing through the Hawaiʻi region around Wednesday.
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August 04, 2018

Hector Maintains Strength as Category 4 Hurricane

At 11 a.m. HST, on Sunday, Aug. 5, 2018, the center of Hurricane Hector was located 1185 miles ESE of Hilo and 1290 miles ESE of Kahului, Maui.
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August 03, 2018

New Details: Second Individual in Keawakapu Incident Dies

Although initial reports indicated that both individuals were in their 20's, Maui police released information today saying the man was 40-years-old and the female was 37-year-old. Police say both appear to have been visitors from the Republic of Korea.
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August 03, 2018

$200 Fine for “Smoke-Free Vehicles” Violators

Officers from the Maui Police Department’s Traffic Division are joining the Maui Coalition for Drug-Free Youth in their “Smoke-Free Ride when Keiki Inside” campaign.
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