Sign In | Create an Account | Welcome, . My Account | Logout | Subscribe | Submit News | Vac Rental | E-Edition | Home RSS
Woman’s letter attracts more than 100 for son’s impromptu memorial service

February 27, 2015 More than 100 Maui residents and surfers fulfilled a German mother’s wish Wednesday morning by helping to spread her son’s ashes in the ocean during an impromptu memorial at Hookipa Beach Park. more »»

Special meeting to discuss Kim appointment set

February 27, 2015 A monthlong debate among Maui County Council members over whether to confirm the appointment of Maui County Prosecuting Attorney John D. more »»

Maui, Molokai see more visitors in January

February 27, 2015 While tourist arrivals were down slightly statewide in January, Maui and Molokai saw more visitors and took in more spending in the year’s first month, compared with the same month in 2014, accordin... more »»

3 centenarians to be honored at fundraising walk

February 27, 2015 A trio of centenarian queens will be honored Saturday morning at the Queen Ka‘ahumanu Center during Maui Adult Day Care Center’s 2015 Family Caregiver Walk: “A Walk For Our Kupuna and Caregivers. more »»

County/In Brief

February 27, 2015 Staffing shortage delays trash pickup A staffing shortage led to garbage being left uncollected curbside Thursday morning in areas of Haliimaile and Paia, the county Department of Environmental... more »»

Changes coming to two bus routes

February 27, 2015 Beginning Saturday, there will be changes to the Maui Bus Upcountry Islander and Kula Villager routes, which include schedule changes and inclusions of new and relocated bus stop. more »»

HC&S looking to move to biofuel

February 26, 2015 WAILEA — Hawaiian Commercial & Sugar C. more »»

Maiava given a chance to keep conviction off criminal record

February 26, 2015 WAILUKU — With his attorney arguing that Kaluka Maiava’s National Football League career would be harmed by a conviction, the free agent linebacker was given a chance to wipe clean his criminal... more »»

Expert: Quick action needed on little fire ants

February 26, 2015 PIIHOLO — The infestation of little fire ants in Nahiku is unlike any other in the state — and that may mean that eradicating one of the world’s worst invasive species is hopeless if it’s not dealt... more »»

Man gets one year in jail for ‘crime spree’

February 26, 2015 WAILUKU — A man who drove two stolen cars and burglarized a Kahului social service agency during an 11-day period in July was sentenced Tuesday to a one-year jail ter. more »»

ML&P reports $17.6M net income in 2014

February 26, 2015 Maui Land & Pineapple Co. is reporting a net income of $17. more »»

County/In Brief

February 26, 2015 Memorial services set for Mele Carroll Memorial services for the late state Rep. Mele Carroll have been scheduled for March 6 on Oahu and March 15 on Mau. more »»

Anti-drug message

February 25, 2015 Multimedia artist Ken “East3” Nishimura (first photo left in foreground) is assisted by Aranzazu Ascunce (squatting) and Trysen Kaneshige (shown in second photo) while painting a ocean-themed mural... more »»

Halt permits for vacation rentals – planning panel

February 25, 2015 WAILUKU — Recognizing the need for more affordable rental housing, the Maui Planning Commission agreed Tuesday to send a letter to the Maui County Council calling for a moratorium on all new... more »»

Large-scale meth operator to prison

February 25, 2015 A Molokai man described as a manager and supervisor of a large-scale drug distribution operation that transported crystal methamphetamine by boat between Maui and Molokai was sentenced to a federal... more »»

Wildfire plan meetings in March

February 25, 2015 Three meetings seeking community input to help develop new Community Wildfire Protection Plans for Central and South Maui will be held in March. more »»

Growth in key indicators for hotel industry

February 25, 2015 Maui’s increase in hotel occupancy, room revenue and room rates last year mirrored overall state increases in all categories, Hospitality Advisors reported Tuesda. more »»

‘Connectivity’ of stream worked on

February 25, 2015 Hawaiian Commercial & Sugar Co. began work Tuesday to alter its Spreckels Ditch diversion of Wailuku Stream near Happy Valley in Wailuku. more »»

Last ‘Operation Weedkiller’ defendant sentenced

February 25, 2015 WAILUKU — A man described as the “strong-arm” in a marijuana trafficking organization was placed on five years’ probation Tuesday for his role in the criminal activity linked to a medical marijuana... more »»

County/In Brief

February 25, 2015 Oregon man dies off Wailea A 79-year-old Oregon man died Monday after he was found floating facedown in waters off Ulua Beach in Wailea, police said. He was identified as Donald Bick of Eugene. more »»



I am looking for:
News, Blogs & Events Web

Local News Poll


Restating the Obvious

Book Review 337: A Love Affair with Southern Cooking

February 22, 2015 A LOVE AFFAIR WITH SOUTHERN COOKING: Recipes and Recollections, by Jean Anderson. 434 pages. Morrow, $32. more »

Latest Blogs