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Renovated substation blessed, ready to serve

July 26, 2014 FIRST PHOTO: Kahu Kimokeo Kapahulehua blesses the entrance to the Maui Police Department’s recently renovated North Kihei Police Substation on Tuesday morning at the Kenolio Recreation Complex. more »»

Arakawa says he believes GMOs not harmful

July 26, 2014 WAIKAPU — One day after a Maui County Council committee deferred a citizen’s initiative that calls for a temporary moratorium on genetically engineered crops, Mayor Alan Arakawa said at a Maui... more »»

Pagoda Hotel owner buys Maui Beach

July 26, 2014 Peter Savio, owner of the Pagoda Hotel on Oahu, closed the purchase of the Maui Beach Hotel this month and plans to improve facilities while maintaining affordability and building a new hotel next... more »»

Police commission seeks new meeting place

July 26, 2014 WAILUKU — The Maui Police Commission is exploring the possibility of finding another location for its monthly meetings, after some residents’ concerns that the current meeting room in the Wailuku... more »»

Man gets 90 days in attack that cost his wife her left eye

July 26, 2014 WAILUKU — A man who used “cave man mentality” in dragging and then beating his wife so badly that she lost her eye was sentenced to a 90-day jail term. more »»

Family gathers for a healthy hike

July 26, 2014 FIRST PHOTO: Zoe Chuenchit, 18 months, of Colorado hangs out while dad Chad Chuenchit pauses for hikers to pass Friday morning on the path at Waihee Ridge Trail. more »»

Mayor brags on ‘best place’ accolade

July 26, 2014 Mayor Alan Arakawa touted Maui as “the best place in the world” during a Maui Chamber of Commerce luncheon Thursday, citing investments that resorts and small businesses have made as a major reason. more »»

OHA funds leadership program

July 26, 2014 The University of Hawaii Maui College’s Liko A‘e Native Hawaiian Leadership Program has received a $187,000 grant from the Office of Hawaiian Affairs. more »»

County / In Brief

July 26, 2014 Traffic stop leads to charges for man Police reported finding black tar heroin in a car driven by a Haiku man who was arrested Tuesday night for driving under the influence of drugs. more »»

Man who molested 10-year-old at beach gets jail

July 26, 2014 WAILUKU — A 2nd Circuit Court judge sentenced a Kahului man to one year in jail for having sexual contact with a 10-year-old girl last year. more »»

Campaigns busy as primary approaches

July 26, 2014 HONOLULU (AP) — With just two weeks remaining before Hawaii’s primary election, candidates running for governor and U.S. Congress have been facing off in debates and gathering endorsements. more »»

End of the line for ‘important part of the history of Maui’

July 25, 2014 Lahaina Kaanapali & Pacific Railroad has taken some 15 million passengers through West Maui on its iconic “Sugar Cane Train” ride since 1969. Its last riders will be going aboard Aug. 1. more »»

GMO initiative will appear on Nov. 4 ballot; council defers

July 25, 2014 Maui County Council members declined to take action Thursday on a voter-initiated bill to impose a moratorium on genetically engineered crops until they can be proven safe. more »»

Candidate: Arrest example of ‘what is not pono’

July 25, 2014 Mayoral candidate Beau Hawkes was arrested near the Maui County building in Wailuku on Wednesday morning after he ran from a police officer, who deployed a Taser to immobilize Hawkes after he had... more »»

Man nets 1-year term with plea deal in assault case

July 25, 2014 WAILUKU — With a victim saying she had forgiven her boyfriend for assaulting her, he was sentenced July 17 to a one-year jail term as part of four years’ probatio. more »»

NTSB: Pilot error cause of Pukoo copter crash

July 25, 2014 After a nearly three-year investigation, the National Transportation Safety Board determined that the probable cause of a helicopter crash in Pukoo that killed all five people aboard stemmed from... more »»

County/In Brief

July 25, 2014 Walk-in absentee voting to start Monday Walk-in absentee voting for the primary election, set for Aug. 9, gets underway Monday, the Office of the County Clerk announced. more »»

Man sentenced to 5 years in sex assault says he’s ‘not a predator’

July 25, 2014 WAILUKU — A man who said he was “high” on methamphetamine when he sexually molested a 5-year-old girl is serving a five-year prison term. Alan M. more »»

MMMC officials asked to keep open its adolescent health unit

July 24, 2014 WAILUKU — To cope with a projected $13 million budget shortfall this year, Maui Memorial Medical Center officials are considering closing Molokini II, the hospital’s adolescent behavioral health... more »»


St Ann Church, Waihee July 26, 2014

annual rummage sale 7 a.m.-1 p.m. Items for sale will be: steak plates, baked good, farmers market, kim chee, St Ann sweet bread, vegetable and banana lumpia, pancit, clothes, household goods, books, shoes, toys, etc. For questions call church office, 244-3284. more »


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Open carry + Minnesota nice = ?

July 24, 2014 This. (follow link) I will admit that he didn't pull his gat and shoot the CHILD in a hot rage. It was a cold rage. more »

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