The Maui Newshttp://www.mauinews.comTop Headlinesen-usSun, 25 Jan 2015 19:19:53 EDTSun, 25 Jan 2015 19:19:53 EDT impact of astronomy in Maui County questioned recent University of Hawaii Economic Research Organization study found that Maui County telescopes, research and astronomy programs accounted for only 3 percent of the total economic impact of astronomy in the state in 2012.Sun, 25 Jan 2015 00:00:00 EDTNew Haleakala telescope to be part of asteroid warning system asteroid warning system - which includes a telescope atop Haleakala - aimed at preventing devastating destruction and loss of life around the world is expected to be completed by the end of the year.Sun, 25 Jan 2015 00:00:00 EDTReport says lesson was underway when plane lost power crash landing of a Cessna aircraft on Molokai earlier this month occurred during an introductory flying lesson for a Japanese national, according to a preliminary report by the National Transportation Safety Boar.Sun, 25 Jan 2015 00:00:00 EDTHilo Hattie closes Kona, Kihei stores - Hilo Hattie, one of Hawaii's largest retailers of Hawaiian fashions and goods, has closed its nearly 30-year-old Kailua-Kona store and plans to pursue a new direction - expanding and broadening cultural experiences.Sun, 25 Jan 2015 00:00:00 EDTMan charged with murder police charged a 44-year-old Paia man with second-degree murder in connection with the death of a man found unresponsive and with suspicious injuries last month in Maliko Gulch. Bail was set at $1 million for Jessie Hueu. On Dec.Sun, 25 Jan 2015 00:00:00 EDT