Sign In | Create an Account | Welcome, . My Account | Logout | Subscribe | Submit News | Vac Rental | E-Edition | Home RSS
No reins on Makawao parade

July 5, 2015 MAKAWAO — Makawao Paniolo Parade officials were greeted by a large digital sign Saturday morning warning of legal punishment if they staged horses in the Maui Veterans Cemetery parking lot. more »»

Hana resort’s upcoming remodel set to focus on making it more family oriented

July 5, 2015 Travaasa Hana will begin a full remodel in August to make the East Maui luxury resort more family oriented, said its new general manager. more »»

County / In Brief

July 5, 2015 Brush fires scorch 3 acres in Kihei Two brush fires broke out in Kihei on Saturday afternoon, temporarily closing parts of Piilani Highway, according to a fire official. more »»

‘A strong supporter of the islands’

July 4, 2015 Jim Kartes, owner of Paradise Television Network and the Maui Visitor Channel, has officially retired from the company after 25 years of highlighting Maui’s beaches and businesses, including one... more »»

Input sought on rodent and mongoose management

July 4, 2015 The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is seeking public comment on the control or eradication of invasive rodents and mongooses in native Hawaiian ecosystems. more »»

Suit filed against state over cane burning

July 3, 2015 The group Stop Cane Burning and three Maui residents Wednesday filed the first lawsuit in the newly established Maui County Environmental Court that challenged as unconstitutional the state... more »»

Weeklong heat wave sets or ties 3 records

July 3, 2015 Stifling heat continued to linger over Maui on Thursday, reaching a record high of 93 degrees at Kahului Airport and marking the fifth straight day that temperatures on the Valley Isle have topped... more »»

Horses to be staged in cemetery lot without permit

July 3, 2015 Makawao Paniolo Parade organizer Theresa Thompson will still stage horses for Saturday’s parade in the Maui Veterans Cemetery parking lot although she acknowledged that she does not have a permit to... more »»

Doctors describe victim’s head injuries

July 3, 2015 WAILUKU — A Lahaina man who died after being found unconscious on the ground at a Napili shopping center suffered severe bleeding in his brain that appeared to have been caused by multiple blows to... more »»

DLNR working to remove ‘hazard to navigation’

July 3, 2015 A sailboat has been breaking apart and sinking in an offshore mooring area near Front Street in Lahaina, a boater said Thursday. more »»

Kihei woman charged in theft of electronics

July 3, 2015 A Kihei woman was arrested Tuesday after allegedly stealing two laptops and other electronics from an apartment, police said. Kelly Ching, 42, was charged with first-degree burglar. more »»

Crater Road crash kills 1

July 3, 2015 A man visiting from China was killed in a single-car crash on Crater Road on Thursday, police sai. more »»

County/In Brief

July 3, 2015 Offices closed today for holiday County and state offices will be closed today in observance of the Fourth of July holiday. more »»

DOH seeks public input on cane burning

July 2, 2015 The state Department of Health is soliciting public comments regarding cane burning on Maui after residents called in earlier this month with concerns about a May 27 burn that enveloped South Maui,... more »»

Reading is cool in Kihei again

July 2, 2015 Immersed in a good book, Wailana Beck, 7, of Bayfield, Colo., enjoys the cool comfort of Kihei Public Library on Wednesday morning. more »»

Nisei veterans donate land for a peace park

July 2, 2015 A 4.5-acre parcel of scrub brush mauka of Kahului Beach Road as it turns into Lower Main Street will be transformed into a peace park honoring Maui veterans, possibly by the end of the year. more »»

Protesting a day after GMO ruling

July 2, 2015 Sign-waving protesters line Piilani Highway near the entrance to a Monsanto farming operation in north Kihei on Wednesday morning. more »»

IMUA extends infant, child development services to Molokai

July 2, 2015 Imua Family Services has extended its infant and child development services to the entire county with the addition of Molokai beginning this month, the nonprofit organization based in Kahului... more »»


‘Ao‘ao O Na Loko I‘a O Maui July 6, 2015

(Association of the Fishponds of Maui), canoe tour of South Maui fishpond, ahupua‘a system, reef; 8-9:30 a.m., Kihei. For tour reservation, visit more »


Community Events



I am looking for:
News, Blogs & Events Web

Local News Poll


Restating the Obvious

The big tax

July 5, 2015 A long time ago -- it was 2008 -- in the early days of RtO, I remarked that time is the biggest tax we place on the poor. more »

Latest Blogs