Wind Knocks Out Power in Multiple Areas of Maui

Update: 3:48 a.m. Nov. 22, 2019 Maui Electric Company is responding to power outages in various parts of Maui, including areas in Kahului, Upcountry, Haiku and Spreckelsville. Company officials say the power outages are due to wind impacts.
November 22, 2019 · 0 Comments

Maui Crime Nov. 10-16: Burglaries, Break-ins, Thefts

Maui police responded to 9 burglaries, 11 vehicle thefts and 12 vehicle break-ins in Maui County over a seven day period from Nov. 10 to Nov. 16, 2019.
November 21, 2019 · 0 Comments

Cheese Nips “Limited Quantity” Recall in Hawai‘i

Hawai‘i residents are being alerted of a voluntary recall of a limited quantity of Cheese Nips (11 oz. box) products in Hawai‘i due to the potential presence of small food-grade yellow plastic pieces from a dough scraper.
November 21, 2019 · 6 Comments

Kahikinui Evacuations Lifted, Brush Fire Burns 300 Acres, Highway Re-Opens

A brush fire burning mauna of the Piʻilani Highway in East Maui has forced the closure of a portion of the highway.  The blaze was moving northwest toward the Kahikinui subdivision and residents of at least a dozen homes were being evacuated.
November 21, 2019 · 7 Comments

BREAKING: Monsanto to Plead Guilty to Illegally Spraying Banned Pesticide on Maui

Monsanto Agrees to Plead Guilty to Illegally Spraying Banned Pesticide at Maui Facility; also Enters into Deferred Prosecution Agreement that Calls for $10 Million Payment Related to Storage of Banned Pesticide on Maui and Molokaʻi.
November 21, 2019 · 87 Comments

Maui Police Launch Inaugural Hannah Brown Impaired Driving Awareness Checkpoint

In memory of Hannah Brown, MADD and the Maui Police Department prepared a message regarding the dangers of drinking and driving.
November 21, 2019 · 0 Comments

Chief Warrant Officer from Hawai‘i Killed in Afghanistan Helicopter Crash

Chief Warrant Officer 2 Kirk T. Fuchigami Jr., 25, from Keaʻau, Hawaiʻi, died when the helicopter he was in crashed while providing security for troops on the ground.
November 21, 2019 · 53 Comments

Opihi Picker Stranded by Large Surf Overnight, Found Safe at Maliko

An opine picker reported missing at Maliko Bay on Wednesday night, was located and escorted to safety this morning by fire department personnel.
November 21, 2019 · 3 Comments

Maui’s 19th Annual Paddle For Hunger Takes Place on Thanksgiving Day!

Hawaiian Paddle Sports hosts its 19th Annual Paddle For Hunger event on Thanksgiving Day (Thursday, Nov. 28) in South Maui.  Registration is now open and the public is invited to participate.
November 21, 2019 · 0 Comments

15-20 Foot Surf Forecast on North Shores of Maui and Moloka‘i Today

The large northwest swell will spread down the island chain today, bringing advisory level surf to the north and west facing shores of Molokaʻi, and north facing shores of Maui.
November 21, 2019 · 0 Comments