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UPW files lawsuit to block hospital privatization

August 7, 2015 The United Public Workers union, which represents about a quarter of the employees at Maui Memorial Medical Center, is suing the state to prevent the privatization of Maui’s public hospitals. more »»

A ride to a stranger then a gun in the ribs

August 7, 2015 WAILUKU — A Canadian man said he had agreed to give a ride to a man who “looked sad” shortly before the visitor was robbed at gunpoint of his wallet, cellphone and van Sunday morning in Pukalan. more »»

Guillermo ‘fizzles out’

August 7, 2015 After days of having Maui County in its sights, Tropical Storm Guillermo drifted north, weakened over cooler waters and brushed by the islands, leaving them mostly unscathed. more »»

Overcrowding riles MCCC inmates

August 6, 2015 Overcrowded conditions at Maui Community Correctional Center have escalated to the point where four inmates live in a cell designed for two, with one inmate sleeping inches away from a toilet. more »»

Guillermo loses steam

August 6, 2015 Tropical storm and flash-flood watches for Maui and Hawaii counties were canceled Wednesday morning as Guillermo continued to weaken and move north of the Hawaiian Islands. more »»

Group wants injunction to stop cane burning

August 6, 2015 The group Stop Cane Burning has asked a Maui environmental court to order an injunction to halt sugar cane burning, pending the outcome of its lawsuit — which, if granted, would shut down Hawaiian... more »»

Glitch disrupts cable service for about 200 TWC customers

August 6, 2015 A corrupted file affected a couple hundred Oceanic Time Warner Cable digital boxes that stopped working Sunday night until the problem was fixed, a company official sai. more »»

County / In Brief

August 6, 2015 Windsurfer rescued after mast breaks A windsurfer who couldn’t get back to shore because of a broken sail mast was airlifted from the ocean off South Maui on Tuesday afternoon after he was located b... more »»

Coast Guard looking for user of found dive float

August 6, 2015 A Coast Guard MH-65 Dolphin helicopter was searching Wednesday for the user of a dive float adrift in the Au‘Au Channel between Lanai and Mau. more »»

There she blows!

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Bikes take off from airport road

August 5, 2015 Bicyclists get first crack at the nearly $22 million first phase of the airport bypass road Tuesday morning on the opening day of the 1. more »»

Ordnance crew destroys bag of explosives on Lanai

August 5, 2015 An Explosive Ordnance Division team on Monday night destroyed blasting caps, dynamite and fuses that a Lanai man found in a bag in his storage shed, police said. more »»

On with the show!

August 5, 2015 WAILUKU — Sue Ann Loudon never sought to produce the next Broadway star or platinum recording artist in her 40 years of leading Baldwin High School’s acclaimed drama program. more »»

Haiku man arrested for armed theft of vehicle in Pukalani

August 5, 2015 WAILUKU — A Haiku man was arrested after wielding a handgun while robbing another man of his van and other belongings Sunday morning in Pukalani, police said. more »»

Scooter operator dies after collision with car

August 5, 2015 A 54-year-old Wailuku man died when the motor scooter he was operating collided into a car Monday night on Kahului Beach Road at Kaihee Place, police said. more »»

California man pleads no contest to sexual assault

August 5, 2015 WAILUKU — A California man is facing up to 20 years in prison after he pleaded no contest Tuesday to two reduced charges in connection with the sexual assault of a 15-year-old Lahaina girl two years... more »»

Local Briefs

August 5, 2015 Guzman crowned Miss Hawaii Filipina Nineteen-year-old Chelsea Iloreta Guzman of Maui was crowned Miss Hawaii Filipina 2015 on July 25 at the Pacific Beach Hotel in Waikik. more »»

Three not-so-lonely maui goatherds

August 4, 2015 With a goal to stop goats and deer from destroying what’s left of the unique ecosystem of the Ahihi-Kinau Natural Reserve Area, a state Department of Land and Natural Resources Division of Forestry... more »»

Heavy wind, rain still forecast for Guillermo

August 4, 2015 Tropical Storm Guillermo was downgraded from hurricane status early Monday morning, but county and state officials are still urging the public to prepare for heavy rains and high winds that are... more »»



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