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School essay on sexual assault leads to arrest, plea deal for attacker

July 7, 2016 WAILUKU — An 18-year-old high schooler’s essay about being sexually assaulted four years ago helped send her attacker to jail Wednesday in 2nd Circuit Court. more »»

County/In Brief

July 7, 2016 MECO repairs will cut power to E. Maui Electrical service to Maui Electric Co. customers in East Maui will be disrupted Tuesday to trim vegetation from lines in remote areas, the utility said. more »»

Cellphone photograph of burglar during confrontation leads to arrest

July 7, 2016 A cellphone photo taken by a resident who confronted a burglar helped identify the suspect, who was arrested Monday for allegedly burglarizing two residences in Central Maui, police said. more »»

Raging Maalaea fire nearly swept up hikers, firefighters in its wake

July 6, 2016 Flames raging 25 to 30 mph across Maalaea and into the hills toward Olowalu nearly overran four teenage hikers and cut off firefighters from their truck in one of the more dangerous brush fires in... more »»

Suspect: ‘This area’s all good’

July 6, 2016 WAILUKU — Murder suspect Steven Capobianco acknowledged telling searchers looking for his pregnant ex-girlfriend that he had already checked a secluded East Maui bay where pieces of jawbone, clothin... more »»

Mixed-use Paia Courtyard project inches forward

July 6, 2016 The Paia Courtyard, a proposed mixed-use retail, office and residential project along with senior living apartments, is now on its way to seek further county approvals. more »»

Flags will fly at half staff today to honor Maui’s former mayor

July 6, 2016 U.S. and Hawaii flags will fly at half staff today for former Maui County Mayor Elmer F. Cravalho, who died June 27. more »»

Lahaina’s Fourth of July block party has brilliant finish

July 6, 2016 More than 1,000 spectators with beach chairs crowded the lawn of the Lahaina Public Library on Front Street on Monday to listen to patriotic music and to watch a Fourth of July fireworks show... more »»

County/In Brief

July 6, 2016 Repairs will cause water outage in park There will be no water in the Haleakala National Park’s Kipahulu District due to a water main leak, the park announced Tuesda. more »»

DLNR issues 46 citations for illegal dirt biking in Kula forest

July 6, 2016 State Department of Land and Natural Resources officers issued 46 criminal citations and impounded 10 off-road motorcycles as evidence after observing illegal dirt biking Sunday in the Kula Forest... more »»

Local Briefs

July 6, 2016 Fund provides assist to displaced workers The A Hui Hou Fund was developed by a group of concerned citizens, led by former Maui County Council Member Alice Lee, in partnership with Maui United Way t... more »»

Fourth of July in Lahaina

July 5, 2016 First Photo: Cirque Jolie stiltwalker Michael Cavallo of Kihei greets 2-year-old Charlotte and mom Tanya Whiteford of Phoenix, Ariz. more »»

Clinics feel strain from OB-GYN referrals

July 5, 2016 The future of Maui Medical Group’s obstetrics and gynecology department grew more uncertain last week, with a third, part-time physician now scheduled to leave by July 31, Maui Medical officials sai... more »»

Habitat for Humanity Maui expands to Lanai

July 5, 2016 Habitat for Humanity Maui has extended its reach across the Auau Channel to enable low-income Lanai residents to own homes through their “sweat equity” and help from their neighbors. more »»

Maui artist’s mural to be displayed on Oahu

July 5, 2016 Artist Philip Sabado discusses creating his Queen’s Bath mural at its unveiling June 24 at Sabado Art Studio in Wailuku. more »»

Official: Maalaea fire 70% contained

July 5, 2016 With winds subsiding, a fire that blackened 4,700 acres in the West Maui Mountains was about 70 percent contained by Monday afternoon, a fire official said. more »»

County/In Brief

July 5, 2016 Rainfall in Kahului breaks record Sunday A record rainfall of 0.13 inch was set Sunday in Kahului, according to the National Weather Service. The rainfall amount broke the old record of . more »»

Brush fire 30% contained but hot spots continue to flare up

July 4, 2016 A blaze that spanned 4,700 acres on the West Maui Mountains was 30 percent contained as of Sunday afternoon, according to official. more »»

Rainbow at the rodeo

July 4, 2016 A full rainbow straddles Oskie Rice Arena during the Makawao Rodeo on Sunday as Cody Pierra competes in bull riding. more »»

County/In Brief

July 4, 2016 Lanai courts to be close for work The Lanai 5th Street courts will close from July 11 to 15 while volleyball equipment is installed, the county Department of Parks and Recreation announced. more »»



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