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 nearly 20 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

November 12, 2019

Nine Rare Kiwikiu Birds Die Out of 13 Translocated at Maui’s Nakula Forest

Biologists say preliminary tests suggest that avian malaria is suspected in the deaths, however final post-mortem results are pending release.
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November 11, 2019

No Tsunami Threat After 4.8 Hawai‘i Quake

There is no tsunami threat to Hawaiʻi after a preliminary magnitude 4.8 earthquake reported at 6:36 a.m. on Monday, Nov. 11, 2019 in the Hamakua Coast region of Hawaiʻi Island.
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November 08, 2019

Lawsuit Filed by Family of Victim in Mall Machete Attack

A lawsuit was filed this week by the family of the victim in a fatal machete attack at a mall restroom on Maui last year.
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November 07, 2019

Maui Police Investigation Underway: Body Found Along Pakaula Street, Kahului

Maui police are currently investigating the discovery of a body found near Pakaula Street in in Kahului.
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November 06, 2019

Seven Displaced by Structure Fire at Holowai Place Home in Wailuku

Seven people were displaced by a structure fire at a home in the Happy Valley neighborhood of Maui on Wednesday afternoon.
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November 06, 2019

“Growing Maui’s Food Future”: Mahi Pono’s Papaya Crop Planted

Mahi Pono has planted its first papaya crop in its efforts towards the company's goal of "Growing Maui's Food Future."
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November 06, 2019

Pulelehua Development Community Open Houses Tonight and Saturday

A community open house takes place tonight and on Saturday for the public to learn more about the proposed Pulelehua development in West Maui.  The project is proposed for development on the strip of land between the Kapalua Airport and the Honoapiʻilani Highway on both sides of Akahele Street.
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November 04, 2019

Kurt Suzuki Wears MAGA Hat and Flashes Two Fist Shaka, Gets Bear Hug From President

Maui's Kurt Suzuki made national headlines today when he was introduced by President Trump during a recognition event at the White House for the members of the World Series Championship team. 
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November 04, 2019

Several 15-Foot Tiger Sharks Seen in South Maui; Sighting Comes After Report of Damaged Akule Net

Crews checked for the presence of sharks this morning off of Kamaʻole Beach Parks I and II after a report of "dead or dying fish in the water from a damaged akule net off of Kamaʻole III over the weekend."
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November 03, 2019

Two Dead After Truck Falls 150 Feet Down Cliff into Ocean at Maliko, Maui

Two occupants of a Toyota Tacoma are dead after the vehicle plunged 150 feet down a cliff in Maliko Gulch on Maui Saturday night.
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